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Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour

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Brewery trip.

Great evening. Excellent staff and very well organised. Brewery tour was OK, food was superb and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ifunatsandancers
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
Birthday present for my partner

Great evening, Martin was a great guide knowledgeable and friendly,hope he gets over his cold soon... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Take a look behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame – Britain’s oldest brewer. You guide will take you through the heart of the brewery so you can see the traditional mash tuns; taste natural mineral water from the brewery’s well; try some malted...more
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17 Court Street, Faversham ME13 7AX, England
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+44 1795 542016
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great evening. Excellent staff and very well organised. Brewery tour was OK, food was superb and enjoyed the sampling. We were fortunate to be placed on a table with 3 like minded people from Epsom and a fun time was had by all. And what...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great evening, Martin was a great guide knowledgeable and friendly,hope he gets over his cold soon !! It was interesting seeing behind the scenes, seeing where the country’s finest ales are brewed, afterwards we enjoyed sampling the ales and enjoyed a lovely meal those cider...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Christine R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We book this as last min deal 2-1. We enjoyed the tour great information came away with some knowledge. Very cheerful & helpful guide too after tour rounded off with 6 different samples of beers. Think good 2-1 deal look out for it. 👍✔️

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The story of beer and brewing nothing we did not like good food and drink and a nice bloke in charge

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dominic L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great tour with the guide Chris being very informative. Some interesting facts and well structured. Interesting to find out they have a very unique function room which can be hired out, ending with the tasting session, for us the new "1968" brew was definitely a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Don W
Reviewed 5 days ago

For the weak of bladder, go to the loo before the tour. The brewery is obviously concerned about this as they remind you at least half a dozen times before it starts. The tour. Well organised and the guide well informed and delivered with humour....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour of this brewery was excellent. Very informative. The processes were all explained with history incorporated, and the tasting at the end was superb. 6 different ales or lagers, and how to taste like the brewery professionals. Our tour guide was a font of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NicholasC1909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour. Martin the tour guide was excellent, knowledgeable and very friendly. The tasting at the end topped off an excellent day.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank samo917
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting tour/place steeped in history. Our tour guideMartin was knowledgeable and fun and even though I'm not an ale drinker the tastings were very informative with different aromas and tastes coming through, thoroughly recommended 👍

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chrissie1449
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The guided tour is very instructive but you have to be fluent in English. It lasts about 2 hours including the beer tasting. The brewery is both old and modern and worth visiting. I recommend it for adults. They have a nice little shop and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Some of the stairs might be a challenge but the general area is acceptable.
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