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Tui Brewery

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Lovely day

Beautiful day for a visit, picture perfect with a guy singing who was just amazing. We found it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lucinda J
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Don't drive by

You don't have to have a beer or do a conducted tour to enjoy this place. We did neither and still... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Des H
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Tui HQ is an experience centre with a lot to offer. Equiped with a newly built brewery on site amongst the garden bar, conferencing and private functions facilities, a Cafe, Bar and also our Tuishop - The home of all things Tui. Come and take a...more
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State Highway 2, Mangatainoka 4982, New Zealand
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+64 6-376 0815
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day for a visit, picture perfect with a guy singing who was just amazing. We found it hard to leave

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

You don't have to have a beer or do a conducted tour to enjoy this place. We did neither and still had a great time and can recommend to any traveller to stop here. We received a very hospitable welcome a soon as we entered,...More

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor - we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad to hear you stopped in and had a look around. We welcome your return to Mangatainoka. Cheers, The Tui Team

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit to enjoy the hospitality of the great team at the Brewery, and meet the locals. The place has a friendly, welcoming atmosphere, serving good good and live music.More

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor - we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. It sounds like you had a good day here at Tui HQ, and lucky enough you got to visit on Tunes under the Tower day. We welcome...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Not realizing they only give two tours a day, we missed the tour but had a fantastic lunch. We mostly ordered pizzas, but they were all great! I loved the combo of chicken, camembert and cranberry sauce. It was fresh and delicious. Also good was...More

Thank Gretchen M
TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor - we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. Sorry you missed the tour, but we are glad you had a fantastic meal to make up for it. The pizza's is a great choice from the...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

We had a reservation to tour the brewery but we were 20 minutes late due to a wrong turn on the highway. They were very nice and gave us a private tour anyway for $25NZD each. Our guide Kate was very good and explained the...More

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor - we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad you had a great time while here at Tui HQ. The girls do try their very best to get everyone on a tour especially...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

We came here for a conference dinner and was not disappointed. Food was great and the room was cosy with a big fireplace. Staff provided good service and brought us for a visit to the brewery. Worth the trip.More

Thank moonlotus18
TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor - we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your evening at Tui HQ. The big and cosy fire in the Flagon Room is always so warm and inviting. We welcome...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Really liked this place. Welcome is super friendly and brewery tour simple but informative. Great merchandise in the shop there and above all else the food is excellent. Well worth a visitMore

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you for taking your time to review The Tui Brewery on TripAdvisor - we appreciate your feedback. We have such a great menu, and it sounds like you loved the meal you selected. We are lucky enough to have some great tour guides on...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

The moment you arrive, you see history, character and a Tui bird flying around, our tour host, new her stuff, production on a smaller scale than my last visit 20 year ago, loved the food and of course the types of beer. Left our make...More

Thank Irangi M
TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback. It is always a great hear such positive feedback from customers about their trip to Tui. We hope that you managed to try a few of our different beers we...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Kate was our guide. She made the tour. I would recommend it to everyone even if you don’t drink beer. It is something we would do again. All the staff made you welcomeMore

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for your review us on TripAdvisor - We appreciate you taking the time you place your feedback. We are lucky to have some amazing tour guides here at Tui with Kate being only one of them. Its great to hear our team made...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Tui Brewery is iconic. Dominating the landscape by SH2 it demands recognition, so after driving bby many times we decided to stop and experience it. It's a brewery, so you have to do the obligatory brewery tour, which is decent, and engaging. We went lunchtime...More

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TuiBrewery, Manager at Tui Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you for taking your time to review The Tui Brewery on TripAdvisor - we appreciate your feedback. Its great to hear you finally had the time to stop in and visit us. We have some great tour guides here on staff who love to...More

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Carol H
19 March 2017|
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Response from TuiBrewery | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Yes we still have the passports available. You get issued these at Tui HQ when you book for the tour or if you want to enjoy a tasting. We would love the opportunity to show your son around, the girls will look... More
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