Institution Ale Company

Institution Ale Company
Institution Ale Company

Institution Ale Company is a small brewery and tap room run by three brothers, based in Camarillo, California, and focused on making American-style ales. Institution Ales usually has rotating taps of their beers brewed on their 3.5 barrel brewing system. Their standard beers are Restraint – American Brown Ale, Institution IPA, and Sedation – Red Ale. Institution’s rotating taps are based on their Progress Pale Series which are similar recipes, with only the type of hops changed.

Located in an industrial complex not far from Highway 101, the brewery and tap room are located in the same space and are only separated by windows behind the bar. Institution Ales does not serve food in their tap room, but they allow you to bring outside food in.

Institution Ale Company Overview

Brewery Type: Microbrewery and Tap Room
Year Founded
Food Served: None – Outside food welcome
Patio: None
Dogs Allowed: No
Menus: N/A
Our Favorite Menu Item:
Wifi: None
Operating Hours:
  • Monday & Tuesday – Closed
  • Wednesday & Thursday – 4pm – 10pm
  • Friday – 1pm – 10pm
  • Saturday – 12pm – 10pm
  • Sunday – 12pm – 6pm
Happy Hour:  None
Brewery Tours: None

 Institution Ale Company Beer Selection

Beer Styles/Types:
  • Pale Ale
  • Brown Ale
  • IPA
  • Red Ale
Be Sure to Try: Restraint Brown Ale
Guest Beers On Tap: None
Cider On Tap:

Getting To Institution Ale Company

Address: 438 Calle San Pablo, Unit I, Camarillo, CA 93012
Nearest City/Town: Camarillo, California
Location: Ventura County, California – Central Coast

Contact Information

Phone: 805-482-3777 Facebook: Institution Ale Company Facebook Page
Web: Institution Ale Company Twitter: Institution Ale Company Twitter Feed
Email: Google Plus:

Institution Ale Company Photos


Is Institution Ale Company’s tap room family friendly?

Yes, kids are allowed in the tap room, but are not allowed to sit at the bar.

Does Institution Ale Company serve food?

No, they do not, however outside food is allowed to be brought in.

Image Credits: Justin Wilson

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