Bellingham drinking and nightlife

Brewery in Bellingham

Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro

Perennially popular Boundary Bay crafts its own ales and serves excellent, hearty Northwest-influenced fare for lunch and dinner. The smoked-salmon chowder hits the spot on a rainy night and the outdoor seating is t…
Pub in Bellingham

Green Frog

Impressive tap list, live music from near and beyond, an intimate fun space plus a whole menu devoted to grilled cheese sandwiches. What more could you ask for? Most shows have a cover charge that changes depending …
Brewery in Bellingham

Wander Ale House

The best of a slew of new brewpubs populating Bellingham, this place is in a strange location behind an industrial building that gives it secret-spot appeal. Hang out at brewing-vat-side seating or outside. There's …
Bar in Bellingham

Temple Bar

The recommended place for craft cocktails and small plates, this chic little bar is at once casual and romantic. Pair a five-dollar cocktail from the late-night menu with some olives, stuffed dates or a cheese-and-b…
Pub in Bellingham

Copper Hog Gastro-Pub

A downtown pub with a strong food bias, the Copper Hog styles itself as 'European,' meaning you get a dozen ales (including IPA) and soccer on the big screen.