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York Brewery

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Founded in 1996, York Brewery has been producing quality handcrafted ales with passion ever since. The brewery can be found tucked up inside York’s city walls, a stone’s throw from Micklegate Bar, the historic royal entrance to the city.
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12 Toft Green, York YO1 6JT, England
+44 1904 550907
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great tour and Alan is great. Very knowledgeable and funny too. Great beers. If you like beer and are in York, take the tour. It's great value too. Price includes 4 taster beers.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed yesterday

We visited September 18th - Our guide was Flo who was very informative ,really interesting listening to the history of the brewery and fun tasting the beers,They have a great selection to try and the staff are all friendly and happy to let you hang...More

Thank TheSmithsLancsUK
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting for the first time and tasting English beers. Very friendly and helpful lady bartender. Excellent recommendation for a flight of tasters. Enjoyed all the beers we tried! Many of the customers appeared to be locals and having a great time chatting, playing games and...More

Thank ann c
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a great little find in York. Don’t be put off that the you have to walk a little bit out of town to find this great spot. We arrived at 3pm and joined the 3:30pm brewery tour. For £8 you get admission to the...More

Thank Welshfood2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here as a bit of a filler in between visiting some of the other attractions York has to offer, and all I can say about the place is Wow! It's a small brewery that has very nice characterful bar area on the upper floor....More

Thank sunseeker766
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour with Flo. Very interesting,Great beers and lovely selection of cheeses at the bar. Well worth the visit.

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to hear how the beer is brewed. Surprised that so much beer can be brewed in such a small space. Alan was a fine guide. The beer tasting included in the price was much appreciated by our group and we really enjoyed staying behind...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Getting to the brewery is an easy walk from the York city walls. We were the only guests on a Sunday afternoon tour with Alan as our guide. Alan provided both general brewing information and some York Brewery history and its current state. As others...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For £8 this is a great value,get 4 1/3 sample glasses of ale,Alan did a great job of our tour,we also bought a couple of bottles to bring home

Thank Cassie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Alan was a gem, the tour was a great use of 40 mins and you get to try the beer - all for under £10. 👌🏼👌🏼👌🏼

Thank Robert H
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Response from Alexis W | Reviewed this property |
Best is to choose park and ride option.
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Response from jackiecoup | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely loads of pubs and restaurants! I have never seen so many!