Pubs in Arts District / Little Tokyo
Tap room for the brewery.
Japanese restaurant with a downtown bar vibe. 10% Discount to Metro riders and LA City employees. Just look for the giant Chop Suey neon sign. In one the oldest buildings in downtown LA, dating from 1896.
Father's Office DTLA/Arts District
Downtown edition of the venerable LA Craft Beer bar
Live Glassblowing in the Beer Garden nightly Thursday - Sunday
Justice Urban Tavern
Inside the Doubletree Hotel (former New Otani). Decent, but not exceptional tap list.
Arts District pub specializing in Belgian and Belgian-style beers.
The original pub in the Downtown Arts District. Despite the name the Belgian beer list is more interesting than the German one.