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Steam Whistle Brewery

The Roundhouse | 255 Bremner Blvd., Toronto, Ontario M5V 3M9, Canada
+1 416-362-2337
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Great Tour

Everytime I visit Tranna I make a stop at the Steam Whistle brewery. If I lived in this city I'd be... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Brenden G
via mobile
Great Value

I have been meaning to go on the Brewery tour for many years, but it never fit into my plans when I... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
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Located within walking distance of the CN Tower and Rogers Center, Steam Whistle Brewing occupies Bays 1-24 within the old John Street Roundhouse building, a designated National Historic Site that was previously home to the Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive repair facility. Thousands of visitors visit this brewery every year to attend one of the on-site events or take a tour of how the company brews its own Pilsner.
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  • Average6%
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The Roundhouse | 255 Bremner Blvd., Toronto, Ontario M5V 3M9, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-362-2337
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Everytime I visit Tranna I make a stop at the Steam Whistle brewery. If I lived in this city I'd be using the tour as a pre-drink tool. The tour guides are experts and very personable. You can't help but love the beer and company...More

Thank Brenden G
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I have been meaning to go on the Brewery tour for many years, but it never fit into my plans when I was in Toronto. But with some time to spare while attending the World Cup of Hockey, I finally made it to Steamwhistle. When...More

Thank Colbea
Reviewed 10 October 2016

3of us did the tour of the Steamwhistle Brewery while visiting Downtown Toronto. It was $10 a head to do so and I have to say, it was great value for money while also being very interesting and good fun to do. While waiting for...More

Thank Brendan007
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Good staff and service; great venue the set up would be wonderful for cocktail parties or business; but acoustics difficult for music either that or their DJ wasn't very good. Sit down food wasn't the best. Staff couldn't offer an alternative as I have a...More

Thank notaholidayToronto
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Was here for an event. Beer was good, cool view and nice staff. They do tours as well. The building is amazing.

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

You pay only a few dollars and you get that back in beer anyway when you take the tour. The young guy who led ours was amusing and fluent and we really enjoyed the experience - the pilsner is pretty amazing too!

Thank Hotel Harry
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

So when you go in to neat for the tour you are given free samples of beer in what is a big shot glass. You can certainly try two or three there. Then when the tour starts you are.given another full bottle of beer. And...More

Thank slabot
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great little brewery, only one beer, but very nice, you get a free sample when you walk in to the bar, they do many brewery tours, the beer is a nice pilsener, just the job on a warm summers day.

Thank Gxcinoz
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Our group stopped in to have a look around before our ball game. The atmosphere was amazing, great friendly service, tasty beers to taste and great items for purchase. A really fun place to drop in to visit if you enjoy the craft beer scene....More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 5 October 2016

if you want to go back in time but stay in the future, go over to the steam whistle brewery. its a great place to sit and chat, its located near ripleys aquarium, rogers centre, air canada centre and the train yard. make a day...More

Thank michael h
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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14 August 2017|
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Response from Shane D | Property representative |
Hey! best bet is to book ahead of time, our tours sell out very quickly! Head to our website and head to the tour info section.
5 August 2017|
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Response from Shane D | Property representative |
Hey! The beer is 5% and we sell bottle of beer for $4.00 and pints for $6.00!
22 July 2017|
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Response from Shane D | Property representative |
Hey! No problem leaving the stroller down in our store while on a tour. There is a few sets of stairs so you will need to carry the baby if you take the tour.