Welcome To The Shepherd & the Knucklehead Pub!

NJ.com’s Star-Ledger #1 Craft Beer Bar in NJ!

90 Microbrew Taps. Classic/Creative Pub Food.

Vegetarian-Friendly Menu. Reservations Accepted! 

Monday-Friday 4:00 pm – 1:45 am

Saturday and Sunday 12:00 pm – 1:45 am


oskar blues

Thursday, September 3rd, we’ll be having an Oskar Blues Promo at The Shep! We’ll have 6 beers on tap from one of our favorite breweries in Colorado. Come enjoy some unique beers you can only get at this event as well as some familiar favorites! Draft Lineup: Death By Coconut, Barrel Aged Old Chub, REEB Rye’d IPA, Mama’s Little Yella Pils, Pinner Throwback IPA, Dale’s Pale Ale and Oskar Blues IPA (CANS)

September 11th: DuClaw Brewing Company (DuClaw/Shep Beer Collaborations)

September 17th: North Coast Brewing Company

September 24th: SweetWater Brewing Company

  • Will Pour: 420 IPA, Blue, Take Two, Hash Brown, Hop Hash and Happy Ending

October 1st: Ballast Point Brewing Company

  • Will Pour: Pescadero Pilsner, Tongue Buckler, Calico Amber, Dorado IPA, Grapefruit Sculpin, Habanero Sculpin, Sculpin IPA, Indra Kunindra, Victory At Sea, Barrel-Aged Victory At Sea, Sour Wrench and Pumpkin Down.
  • Spirits: Mai Tai Beer Cocktail: Ballast Point 3 sheets white rum w/ Ballast Point Mai tai Mix w/ a Sculpin Floater. Bloody Mary: Ballast Point Fugu vodka w/ Ballast Point Bloody Mix. Sailor Take Warning: Ballast Point Old Grove Gin, Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice, Fresh Lime Juice, Simple Syrup (P&M) w/ a Grapefruit Sculpin floater

October 8th: Trivia Night! Powered by Trivia Revolution

October 15th: Terrapin Beer Company