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Address: 22 Dale Road, Plymouth PL4 6PE, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 660382
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9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Now called Homebrew World

Still the same friendly helpful and surprisingly well stocked little shop with easy parking in Dale Road.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2014
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My contact with Hop Shop in Plymouth began when i decided to make wine for our family. I found that the staff were extremely helpful and delivery was fast and reasonably priced. I went on to try my hand at fruit wines and have had some very good results with the help of Peter at Hop Shop. Even when i... More 

Thank Brian1Cusworth
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Purchased a 5 gallon homebrew barrel from this shop. When purchasing this product the sales person mentioned had problems with the 5 gallon barrels but now resolved. Went ahead and purchased the barrel cleaned sterolised and filled the barrel with fermented lager that had just finished fermenting. When priming the tap started leaking. Returned it to the Hop Shop, The... More 

1 Thank Christopher J
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 706 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Still the same friendly helpful and surprisingly well stocked little shop with easy parking in Dale Road.

4 Thank Knackersknowle
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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1,115 reviews
394 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

Sent on an errand to pick up a box of goodies as a birthday present for an old friend I was amazed at how much stock was squeezed in and so organised behind the little thirties shop front. The people who run/staff this place are so old fashioned helpful and the whole culture is homely but well outside my comfort... More 

4 Thank HillyCirencester
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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319 reviews
120 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I spent a couple of hours chasing around town trying to buy or borrow a tap for a cask of real ale we had bought for a party. The only helpful folk anywhere were the staff at the Hop Shop. Although they didn't have exactly what I had in mind they made an exhaustive search online and eventually stepped into... More 

5 Thank Terry C
Wadebridge, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

I have been a customer of the Hop Shop for many years and am always delighted when I need to order from them. I live a significant distance away but their mail order service is excellent,with very prompt and efficient delivery. If I need to speak to them I always get a friendly and helpful response. I am looking forward... More 

9 Thank Colin W
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

What can i say, well the Hop shop has always been and remains a fantastic shop for all your home brew items. Advice is always forthcoming and the products are numerous and of a good quality. Whether you are just getting into home brewing or you are an established and well practiced brewer, you will be able to get all... More 

11 Thank Fatarsecycles
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383 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

We are not sad obsessively but make enough home made cider, perry and beer to save a lot of money, use our own pears and apples and have reasonable quality light booze available for next to nothing and constantly to hand. The Hop Shop is both a bit off the beaten track but very accessible, close to the main roads... More 

9 Thank Cr0wM
United kingdom
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328 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

My ageing mother is a zealous wine maker using fruit from her own garden. We buy for her from here and they have always been efficient and friendly. Can't say we are into amateur booze making ourselves but evidently lots of people are and the shop has always been busy. It's one of those useful specialist shops you always fear... More 

10 Thank PlongeurV
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2011

Plymouth rarely has it if you need something unusual but in this case having had a huge crop of apples from four trees we were determined to make our own cider and were resigned to travelling to Hereford or even London to buy Pukka kit. We wanted something to chop and mash the fruit, a reasonably classic cider press and... More 

10 Thank Jannerbloke

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