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Williamsburg Alewerks

189 Ewell Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2185
757-220-3670
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Hayes, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Went on the tour today and it was great! Quick, informative, not boring, and ended with a tasting of 6 different drafts. Right now 1 of them is the Pumpkin Ale, delicious!!! For $8 per person it's a fun and different way to pass some time in Williamsburg.

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west of Washington, DC
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113 reviews 113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

A great variety of beers and ales! We were pleasantly surprised by not only the choices available, but also by the friendly and knowledgeable staff who could give an accurate description of each one! We left knowing fully well we will return here....often.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We loved that Williamsburg had this fabulous brewery just waiting for us. We loved the tour that Alewerks provided, and even received a novelty glass that we used during our tasting. The experience would have been complete and perfect if there was a dining experience in the taproom. There was construction during the time of our tour, so perhaps in... More

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Columbia, Maryland
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88 reviews 88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by the ales at this place. Our tour guide was very informative. She gave a good history of beer making. About half the tour was given in the tasting room/gift shop area. It got a bit noisy at times. The remainder of the tour took place in the area where the ales are made. In both... More

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Lantana, Florida, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We went to try the beer tastings. there was a charge, you get to keep the glass. The beers were a great variety. Very busy place. One side of the bar is for tasting and the other side is for customers, who know what they want and like.

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Lower Michigan
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280 reviews 280 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Went here for the beer sampling. Had a great time hanging out with both locals and tourists at the bar. Went here two nights in a row. Would go back again when in town!

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Gorham, Maine
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88 reviews 88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This is a brewery with an associated tasting room. They had many, many beers on tap - too many to taste and continue driving. :) We enjoyed all that we tried, and it was full before, during and after our tour, so recommend to get there ahead of scheduled tour times. We had a coupon for money off the tour... More

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Long Island, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The fact that this is the # 24 restaurant in Williamsburg is funny because they actually don't have any food. That being said I really enjoyed the tour. Not an expansive tour but the guides work hard to make you laugh and learn, plus the tasting did not disappoint. I found myself trying to find flaws during the tasting but... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Good beers (the Drake IPA and Washington Porter are the best of their standard) and you can't beat a $4 tasting. Not sure if they always have free pretzels, but I appreciated it. Recommend stopping by if you are looking for a change of pace while in Williamsburg, especially if the Mrs. wants to go to the outlets.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Not much of a tour, per se, but very informative. Very impressed with the guys who work here and their knowledge. Can't wait to see how things go in the future for them. Worth an hour an two, for sure.

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