Past Meetup

Caltrain Pub Crawl: Steak Out, Ale Arsenal, The Refuge, Rose and Crown

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Steak Out

383 Castro Street · Mountain View, CA

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Tired of having to drive to beer in the south bay? Join us for a pub crawl on Caltrain as we visit some old and new beer spots along the tracks.

We’ll meet up at Steak Out ( just down Castro from the Mountain View station at 11:30 for lunch (optional) and beer. Steak Out has a great beer garden atmosphere, a diverse tap list, and is renowned for their tasty 100% grass-fed beef burgers.

Around 1:00 we’ll leave for the second stop, The Rose and Crown (, a classic English Pub in Palo Alto.

Third stop is San Carlos, where we’ll hit the Belgian beer bar The Refuge ( and the great craft beer bar Ale Arsenal (, which are conveniently located next door to each other. We’ll finish up there in time to catch the train back at 5.

Updated: specials at Ale Arsenal! To welcome the group and introduce us to their great beer selection, Ale Arsenal is offering two specials exclusively to the BABS meetup.

$14 flights: four 6 oz. pours of any beers on tap (normally, some beers are an extra charge) $7 for two half pints/half tulips ($1 off) Don’t miss the excitement ( of Caltrain and the inaugural BABS south bay pub crawl!

To keep things manageable, this event is limited to 30 attendees. If your plans change, please change your RSVP to "no" to allow others to attend.

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