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Great fun! A real brewery tour!

Really enjoyed this tour! Had some beverages and walked around the actual brewery, learning all... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Amanda M
Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Interesting and fun tour

Simon was entertaining and informative. Great to taste the different malts, see the hops, and get... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
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Come visit an authentic working brewery. Rye River Brewing Company produces the multi award winning range of McGargles' beers. You can also sample the beers in our unique tasting room which looks out on the brewery floor.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Dublin Road, Celbridge, Ireland
+353 1 628 7255
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour! Had some beverages and walked around the actual brewery, learning all about the process involved. Unlike a lot of tours of this kind, we were provided with safety wear and got to see in the actual factory, taste the malt and...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Simon was entertaining and informative. Great to taste the different malts, see the hops, and get talked through the whole process of making the different brews. This isn't some 'interpretative centre', you get to walk through the actual factory itself. Then on to the serious...More

2  Thank komuso
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Myself and my friend visited the brewery on Saturday with little or no idea of what to expect. I had never visited a brewery before and my understanding of the brewing process was extremely limited! Thankfully our host / tour guide Simon was extremely knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Shane O
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Once we entered the premises, we were welcomed by the tour guide and given a pint at their bar. We were also given food on this occasion. Steak and stout pies with mash which went really well with the beer. The guide was very funny...More

1  Thank king07
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group of work colleagues not expecting much but I was pleasantly surprised . Simon our guide was excellent , good craic and answered lots of silly questions. I was really impressed with the small factory producing and bottling mcgargles beer ....More

2  Thank DYK2012
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Terrific tour of the brewery from Simon...very interesting overview and some nice samples at the end of the tour...

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Bought a voucher for Xmas for my husband to do a tour of brewery with his friend. He very much enjoyed it and thought the quality of the beers sampled on the tour was excellent and that Simon the tour guide was an excellent host.

1  Thank Linnnap
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Interesting to see how the beer is sourced, produced & bottled. Excellent guide, and a few tasty samples at the end. Very enjoyable evening.

1  Thank Hotel_Rooms_R_2_Warm
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