Cullen’s Tannery Pub

Steam Punk Inspired Irish Pub

Cullen’s is a steampunk-inspired Irish Pub, Tasting Saloon, and secluded waterfront beer garden, located in historic downtown Benicia’s Tannery Building. Taste handcrafted spirits and beer pairings from around the world…

The Octopus.

The Octopus.

Cullen’s Tannery Pub
131 B 1st Street, Benicia
707-637-5300

The walls in both the Pub and Tasting Saloon are graced with art from recycled materials, such as the Octopus and the overhead lighting (below) in the Tasting Saloon.

The Tasting Saloon

Cullens-Tasting-Saloon

The Tasting Saloon.

Box Spring Lighting.

Box Spring Lighting.

Tastings are held monthly on a Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. June 11 features Gin & Tonics. July 9th is “Whiskies of the Presidents.”

The lighting in The Tasting Saloon is woven through a discarded mattress spring.

The Steampunk Lady has picked up a parasol for summer.

The Steampunk Lady has picked up a parasol for summer.


Steampunk

Steampunk, a term introduced by author K.W. Jeter, began as fiction that speculated a world in which steam, not electricity, powered technological developments. It draws on the works of H.G. Welles and Jules Verne. Its fans often dress in Victorian-era attire.

Cullen's Parking

Cullen’s Parking