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The Original Pub Tour of Charleston

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Address: 40 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2027
Phone Number: +1 843-577-5535
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Check out our one-of-a-kind Original Pub & Brewery Tours of Charleston!...

Check out our one-of-a-kind Original Pub & Brewery Tours of Charleston! Based upon similar beer tours in Europe, we have been featured in the Atlanta Journal Constitution and the Wall Street Journal. The Pub Tour is a fun and unique tour, which includes visits to many historic pubs (some with rooftop views of the city), old taverns frequented by pirates, breweries haunted by ghosts, and a large dose of Charleston's history.

Our exclusive Brewery Tours highlight Charleston's local craft beer scene and are a great way to sample a variety of local brews while hearing the fascinating story behind Charleston beer, with a behind-the-scenes glimpse of several local breweries. The Original Pub & Brewery Tours are definitely the most exciting way to experience the city and everything LOCAL! We often sell out quickly so we recommend making reservations in advance. We accommodate groups of all sizes and will customize any group/event tours to your specific needs. Cheers!

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Learned quite a bit about craft beer and the history of Charleston. It was only the two of us, but could see how this would be fun with a group. Appetizers were included. Glad... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Learned quite a bit about craft beer and the history of Charleston. It was only the two of us, but could see how this would be fun with a group. Appetizers were included. Glad we did it!

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Your guide showed up late and talked more to waitresses than the tour group. Visited 2 "pubs" in 2 hours.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I scheduled this tour as a part of a Bachelorette party, and it was great. We got a history lesson, but not too much - mostly we found some really great bars that we may never have found otherwise! Most of the Bachelorette/wedding blogs I read didn't suggest these local places. We loved everywhere we went and had a great... More 

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Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend going during the off season or during the week. We went on a Saturday night and the pubs we visited were very crowded and it was hard to hear what the guide was saying. The pre-selected pubs were a lot of fun and the appetizers were great. Will definitely do this again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are beer lovers so when we heard about the historic pub tour, we became very curious. Surprisingly it was only my boyfriend and myself on the tour. We met up with Bryan and he began walking us all over the town with some beer stops on the way, educating us on the history of the town. Apps were provided... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has a great time on the pub tour. Heard some great stories and history of Charleston and each pub is different giving you a different distinct view of the area and and different appetizer and beer selection. Enjoyed sampling some local brews and conversing with out guide and the other members of our tour group. Highly recommend.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time on our Pub tour! Daniel was super knowledgable about both beer and the city, which made for a great introduction to Charleston and a fun night!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic way to experience Charleston! We have been on several carriage rides and ghost tours, however, this let us sample drinks, food, venues and some history all in one. We would highly recommend this and will do it again next visit.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very excited about doing this tour based on reviews. I think it might have been more fun with a larger group. I recommend just going to a few different bars for a beer and save yourself some money.

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour itself featured great bars with very tasty drinks and good history. I was disappointed mostly because my roommate had been on this tour before and gotten some free drinks and some appetizers. However, this time we got some free appetizers, but zero free drinks. I definitely didn't find it worth the $29 I paid. Ended up spending a... More 

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