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Great Brewery

Was pleasantly surprised with how good this place is, amazing beer garden and the inside is a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chris_Ridgwell
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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Great!

Was bought the blonde tour by my wife and we visited together for a tour on a Saturday at 1pm. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MarkBTID
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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Lancaster brewery is a multi-award-winning brewer of beautiful beers, born and brewed in the north west of England. The company has four popular beers that form its core range - Lancaster Blonde, Amber, Red and Black and also produces monthly...more
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Lancaster Leisure Park Wyresdale Road | Lancaster Leisure Park, Lancaster LA1 3LA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with how good this place is, amazing beer garden and the inside is a great set up, now your average brewery that’s for sure. Brewery tour was excellent and the service top notch also, . Strongly recommend when in the area, is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Chris_Ridgwell
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Chris, Thank you for the brilliant review. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed Lancaster Brewery and all that we have to offer, brewery tour and service included! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was bought the blonde tour by my wife and we visited together for a tour on a Saturday at 1pm. The blonde tour provided 3 free pints each (or 6 halves), pork pie and pickled, and the tour. We arrived early about half 12 and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MarkBTID
Alex T, Public Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark, Glad to hear you and your wife enjoyed both the tour and your visit. We'll be sure to let Chris know of your lovely mention, who will be delighted to hear of your marvellous feedback. Thank you for taking the time to let...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the brewery on a belated birthday Groupon from my gorgeous wife. Done a few brewery tours but this was really light hearted, informative and funny. Our tour guide Chris was very knowledgeable and witty! Great tour, great beer and the pies are immense. Highly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RibWolfy
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi RibWolfy, Thank you for the brilliant recommendation, review and your lovely words. It's great to hear you visited us for your birthday and enjoyed both the tour and Chris, the king of tour guides! We look forward to seeing you again in the future...More

Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Used our Groupon voucher for the Blonde tour. Had a pint and a half of gorgeous beer before the tour, you can get pints or halves so you can try lots of different ones. The tour was really interesting. Chris is obviously very knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Hi Jcor, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind comments. We're so pleased to hear you had such a marvellous time during your tour, got to try a large selection of our drinks and found the tour both interesting and fun! We'll be sure...More

Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

It was throwing it down on friday 8th march. When it's wet outside get wet on the inside. Brewery Tour was fantastic, Chris was superb he really made us believe he prefers working in this awesome brewery than being on the piste in Italy. Very...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank flashtastico
Alex T, Public Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Hi Flash, Thank you for the brilliant review and the kind comments. We're pleased you enjoyed the tour and had such a great time with Chris - we'll pass your kind words his way. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Warmest...More

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

We went to Lancaster Brewery for the tour and tasting experience. The tour is interesting although the host needs to be miked up so everyone can hear when in a large party. The beer tasting was good and we sampled several of their popular brews....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Hi Albeback, Thank you for choosing to visit Lancaster Brewery and for the great review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the tour and brews. We appreciate you letting us know about the microphone idea, that's definitely something we'll consider for the future! All the very...More

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Really enjoyable tour and tasting with excellent choice of beers. The tour was interesting but can I suggest the guide uses a microphone as not everyone could hear what was being said. We was on the amber tour so could have either 2 pints or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank ian_dempster
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Hi Ian, Thank you for choosing to try out one of our tours, for the great review alongside the wonderful feedback. We really appreciate the microphone suggestion - we'll raise this with the wider team in the near future! Glad to know you enjoyed beers...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Used a voucher bought for the blond tour. Excellent visit. I'm not an ale drinker but really enjoyed it. Chris tour guide made trip interesting. Good group of people as well. Glad we had pork pie and pickles with drinks. Took a few bottles away...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2019

Hi Lesley, Glad to hear you got a chance to try out our Blonde Tour and had an excellent time! Thank you for the perfect review, the wonderful recommendation and your kind words. We'll be sure to pass on your mention to Chris. Cheers!

Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Got a voucher off Groupon an it was excellent value. Tour was good the two guys who did it were nice people an wanted any questions you had, the pork pie was one of the best I've had an comes with salad an pickles, they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2019

Hi Smitch, Glad to hear you found the tour both enjoyable and good value for money. Thank you for the 5-star review and for choosing to visit our venue, we're delighted that you enjoyed the food and drink that followed! All the very best.

Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Being local and having been to the brewery numerous times for private and public events when I saw the tour advertised I decided to buy tickets for my Husband and Sisters Christmas presents. We were welcomed warmly to the bar area and taken on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at Lancaster Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Hi Jade, What a brilliant review - thank you for your kind comments and feedback. We're delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed the tour, alongside the beer and pork pies that followed. We appricaite the recommendation and look forward to seeing you and...More

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John S
March 24, 2018|
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Response from karen w | Reviewed this property |
i went to am evening party which was fab and a craft event didn't notice the times give them a call
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May 25, 2017|
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Could not find a Bus that went to it and we opted for a Taxi in the end. It`s a fair walk with a steep hill. Taxi is your best bet and there is a farm shop and Clothes shop on the same Site as the Brewery (no connection to... More
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Response from Denise R | Reviewed this property |
I got my tickets through groupon so it cost £9 for 2 people. lots of offers on groupon.
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