CLEARMAN’S GALLEY…THE BEST PLACE FOR SPORTS AND BREWS!
Join us for Brews and A Great Time!
Why grab a bite in a cookie-cutter restaurant when you can take a cruise on land at our historic San Gabriel landmark, Clearman’s Galley?
“The Boat” was originally launched in 1913 as a mail-service vessel between San Francisco and Alaska. John Clearman brought it to San Gabriel in 1968, where it became a hamburger stand with patio seating.
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PUBS, POURS AND PEOPLE: THE HISTORY
The history of the British pub is a long one. We know them to be friendly places where one can enjoy a beer, a glass of wine or more. Here in the United States, there are many establishments that are the next generation of the British pub. They are social centers as they have been for centuries.
2000 years ago (yes, 2000) pubs started as Italian wine bars, tasting bars so to speak. They were called tabernae in 43 AD and as they added more beverages, the main consumers were soldiers passing through Britain. Quenching the thirst of marching Romans, pubs had to expand to serve travelers along the many routes.