Some of the most frequent questions that our bartenders get is about the unique beer and liquor selection at Bettolino Kitchen. When happy hour rolls around, vodka sippers are surprised to find that their popular go-to isn’t on our menu, and those seeking one of the common domestic beers are surprised that we don’t carry them. Instead, we have something more exciting to enjoy.
We believe in going beyond the norm, which is why our bar showcases a handpicked selection of spirits and brews that you won’t find just anywhere. Forget the usual suspects, we’ve scoured for and embraced local gems and artisanal producers who pour their heart into every drop they craft. From small-batch gin to craft beer infused with flavors, each sip tells a story of dedication, craftsmanship, and passion.
Let’s take a deeper dive into our beverage menu at Bettolino and discover why our bar is not your average watering hole—it’s a haven for carefully curated libations from local and small-batch distilleries and breweries that set us apart from the crowd.
A Unique Selection of Spirits
Let’s talk spirits, shall we? Our collection features local distilleries that employ time-honored techniques, crafting everything from velvety-smooth vodka to herb-infused gins. We invite you to savor the deep complexities and layers of flavors in each spirit, and we guarantee you’ll be captivated by the dedication and skill behind every bottle. Here are a few favorites to try:
- Tru Vodka, distilled locally in Los Angeles,
- No. 209 Gin, handcrafted in San Francisco
- El Cristiano Tequila, distilled in small batches in Jalisco
- High West Rye Whiskey, crafted in the first legally-licensed distillery since the end of the American Prohibition era
Our Local Selection of Beers
As for beer lovers, we’ve got something special in store for you too! Our bar proudly showcases local and craft breweries that are passionately devoted to creating distinctive brews. From crisp lagers to hoppy ales, each beer is a celebration of the South Bay’s rich brewing culture and a testament to the magic that happens when creativity meets tradition. Our locals love these breweries on tap with us:
- Brouwerij West in San Pedro
- Burnin Daylight in Lomita
- Common Space in Hawthorne
- LA Aleworks in Hawthorne
- Smog City in Torrance
Raise a Glass With Us for Happy Hour
Whether you’re a seasoned connoisseur or just dipping your toes into the world of unique libations, we promise that each visit to our bar will be an adventure of flavors and stories, waiting to be savored. Join us for $3 off our bar list during happy hour from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. daily and try something new!