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This hidden gem is not found on the Yarra valley wine region tourist map, however one of the cellar... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DebB123123
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Can Tho, Vietnam
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Wonderful beer

They make wonderful craft beer and it is hidden gem. Pizza is also very nice. Very warming... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sang Hyung N
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Independent, mad keen brewers, passionate about great beer. Come and let us pour you a beer at the cellar door while we enjoy the view of the shiny stainless steel of the brewhouse. Now also serving pizza. Based in Healesville, at the heart of the...more
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7 Hunter Rd, Healesville, Victoria 3777, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hidden gem is not found on the Yarra valley wine region tourist map, however one of the cellar doors told us about it. Found just on Yarra glen side of town in the industrial estate. A very interesting large shed with the tasting at...More

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jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks very much for taking the time to review us! Glad you enjoyed your visit!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They make wonderful craft beer and it is hidden gem. Pizza is also very nice. Very warming hospitality. Definitely will go back.

Thank Sang Hyung N
jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to give us your lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers, Hanna

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We had the tasting paddle and then I had a few pints of my favourite. There’s a great range of beers on tap so something to suit anyone. Will defo go back.

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming here for over a year and love meeting up with friends, bringing overseas visitors and just stopping in to enjoy a beer or two. There are also soft drinks available should you want it. Snacks on offer and now they have pizza!...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The barman was delightful and very helpful. We were the only ones there at the time until another couple came in. We sampled nearly all of the beers and just had a small glass of one each afterwards. It is not cheap but considering the...More

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jhsweet, General Manager at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to give a great review! The barman who you chatted with was also one of our owner/brewers :) Cheers Hanna

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Drop in! The lads have done an excellent job of showcasing their brewing talents, allowing the punter to almost touch the brewing process from comfort of the eclectic armchairs and mish-mash furniture. Today the lads are bottling. Having the sounds of the bottling going on...More

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jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review Nigel! I think you've captured perfectly the experience at the brewery, where the brewers are jack of all trades, serving Beer (and now Pizza) while brewing/filtering/bottling just metres from the Cellar Door area. Cheers...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great little boutique brewery, owned and run by passionate people, who love their beer. Lovely environment, quite quirky. Wine and gin available too, but no food.More

Thank itsBG
jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review the Brewery Cellar Door! We're so glad our passion shines through. In food news we will are in the final stages of getting council approval to serve food. We'll soon be serving good solid beer food...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I actually didn’t know this was here but we googled local breweries on a brewery testing crawl. And of all them I loved this one the best. We tested the beers and I then had a pot of the ipa one. Which at 11% was...More

1  Thank Amy M
jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks so much for leaving such a great review! Our brewers definitely know how to brew a great beer. Our IPA is 6.6% and it sounds like you may have tasted our limited release Belgian Quad at 11.0%. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Called in with some family to do some tasting, I think I liked all of them, particularly the 2 belgian style beers. Top quality.More

Thank Alan R
jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Alan, thanks for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! Ben & Aaron, our brewers have over 10 years combined professional brewing experience, and have a passion for Belgian style beers, so we're glad you enjoyed the product they're pumping out...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

So far, I've not been overly impressed with the beer scene in Australia, but Watts River Brewing has some really nice beers - the blonde and the Belgium Golden were both very refreshing on a hot day, the IPA is well above average, and the...More

Thank M L
jhsweet, Owner at Watts River Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a great review! Thanks for letting people know that we welcome BYO food (your own gourmet creation or something from any of the fab local restaurants). Anyone who is wondering our opening hours, we are...More

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