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The Brewery Bar

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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No better on a wet Saturday

Unassuming venue above the Black edge Brewery. 12 beers and 4 ciders on tap. Comfy settees and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KennethC767
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Preston, United Kingdom
For real ale, cider and gin enthusiasts

An unusual place to explore and be educated about real ale and cidre. Also good to meet friends and... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
Yorshirerose
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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The Brewery Bar is a cosy lounge bar based above Blackedge Brewery in Horwich. On entering the premises you will see the brewery in all its shiny glory through 2 viewing windows in the foyer. The bar serves up 7 hand pulled ales from Blackedge as...more
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Hampson Street | Moreton Mill, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7JH, England
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+44 1204 692976
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unassuming venue above the Black edge Brewery. 12 beers and 4 ciders on tap. Comfy settees and a relaxing atmosphere. Most beers about £2.80 a pint.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KennethC767
Reviewed February 13, 2019

An unusual place to explore and be educated about real ale and cidre. Also good to meet friends and eat real food, pie and cheese sharing platters. The staff are knowledgeable and the ale on offer is constantly changing as most of it is brewed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Yorshirerose
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Awesome beer. Awesome staff. Down to earth, friendly and welcoming. We love it and try to go every week. Our son is always greeted with a kind smile and a warm hello. It’s relaxed atmosphere makes it very good for all ages. The beer is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank advisorbot001
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Ok for a drink with mates, lacks atmosphere, needs more choices food n drink good for 1 pint then move on ✌

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank R4436JOrobertf
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Exellent bar .no frills just a good old fashion style bar with no jukebox just comfy seating exellent ales brewed onsite & good selection of other drinks (ciders,gins etc). Top place to go & chill with your mates or partner.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cloigencorkey
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We love it at the Brewery bar always ready with a smile and great service and even make special occasions like our Lily passing her dance exam special.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rolands267
Reviewed May 15, 2018

The Brewery Bar is above the Black Edge brewery a few yards from the main road through Horwich town centre. The building itself is an old industrial unit (Moreton Mill) which, whilst it makes a great brewery, doesn’t lend itself to be a bar with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Deimos2018
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

As usual this place was busy, great beer and service. A bar where women feel they can go in on their own unlike some places. Always a lively place to go.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Paul D
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Sampled the meat and ploughmans platters, both were excellent value. Enjoyed trying the new DIPA and Kiwi.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gill1972
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Fantastic range of great tasting and award winning Blackedge Real Ales that are brewed on the site, along with great bottled Craft Beers and Real Ciders. They also stock a wide range of Gins, Wines and Prosecco. I live locally and visit regularly. However, whenever...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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wayneleer
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Response from AndyL79 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, When I visited the Brewery Bar, they could only offer pies, but were half way through building a new kitchen, so I suggest contacting them directly by email or phone.
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