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Went for the tour and found quite interesting but rather speedy delivery. Pub attached serving... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2017
Halifax, United Kingdom
Brilliant bar attached to independent micro brewery.

I discovered Oates after moving into the local area. Having previously lived in the centre of York... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2016
Lydia P
York, United Kingdom
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Jan 4, 2017
“Try the tour”
Apr 15, 2016
“Should be better”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Unit 4C Ladyship Business Park Mill Lane, Halifax HX3 6TA, England
+44 1422 320100
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Went for the tour and found quite interesting but rather speedy delivery. Pub attached serving their beer. Unsure when it opens to the public. Been a couple of times when its closed but when open the beer is really refreshing and tasty.

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Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Have been in several times but it started as a guessing game and it's ended as a guessing game. In between there was great beer which perhaps should be sold to pubs rather than the unassuming opening time public that try to pop in, when...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2016

I discovered Oates after moving into the local area. Having previously lived in the centre of York I was desperate to find something similar to the small independent bars I had been frequenting in York city centre. Oates Pallet Bar ticked all the boxes and...More

1  Thank Lydia P
Reviewed October 3, 2015

On our doorstep, yet we have never visited. The tour - excellent talk about how beer brewing process works, and why - followed by chance to sample the brews. All staff so friendly and welcoming The bar is cosy and complete with wood burner for...More

Thank tillymiss
Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

We visited last night. Friendly staff who are very knowledgeable. The tour was very well explained and not rushed in any way. Lots of tasty beers. A tour which is well worth visiting.

Thank Joy W
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Wow and I mean wow, what a different bar! Popped in out of pure curiosity as we pass by the industrial estate the bar is in often and saw the signs. The beer is excellent and very good value at £2.50 a pint. The bar...More

1  Thank Sean K
Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

We came across this local gem by way of Groupon and an offer to do the brewery visit. I must say that despite the brilliant value offered by the tour I would not hesitate in recommending a visit. The bar itself is brilliant value for...More

1  Thank Dave A
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Great tour, small brewery, lots of different beers, friendly bar after tour with pallets on roof, on industral park, plenty of parking, beers cheap and gift boxes on sale. friendly man that does tour. 10 out of 10 for tour info.

Thank lynnet61
Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

Went on the brewery tour & it was very interesting & informative there is a bar (of course) where they sell alcohol they brew. Well worth a visit. Staff are great. Well recommended

Thank caro2106l56
Reviewed August 1, 2015

I am not a beer drinker but love the idea of seeing how it is brewed,we went along and first we were offered a glass of beer, several choices and the strengths were clearly shown then we went into the brewery, it is fascinating just...More

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