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Greene King Brewery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Excellent insight in to local brewing history

An excellent insight in to local brewing history, starting with the origins of Greene King in the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brewery Tour with benefits.

With a group of colleagues from work with partners, a great night out was had on our tour of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Our famous brewery tour is the perfect way to explore our beautiful brewhouse, discover our heritage and learn how we brew. Our brewhouse was built in 1938; featuring grand art deco windows, copper mash tuns and Italian marble surfaces. The tour...more
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Abbot House Westgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1QT, England
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All reviews brewing process great tour our tour guide beer tasting at the end tasting session beer cafe different beers would highly recommend this tour old speckled hen tasting room marmalade enjoyable tour an excellent guide great beer abbot ale great afternoon couple of hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An excellent insight in to local brewing history, starting with the origins of Greene King in the late 18th century and moving through to modern production of a wide range of ales. The tour lasts about 90 minutes and takes in the family, social, and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

With a group of colleagues from work with partners, a great night out was had on our tour of the Greene King brewery in Bury St Edmunds. The tour took us through everything you needed to know about brewing great beers. Also included was the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank stellaatkins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today my partner and I joined a tour of the brewery. What fantastic value for money. We had 90 minutes of walking around the building, going up on the five storey high roof with a great view of Bury St Edmunds and then beer tasting....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Samsummers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited & Toured the Brewery courtesy of a voucher brought as a Christmas gift. Tour was very interesting and our guide was very informative & approachable. Bit disappointed that we chose a non brewing day so not much action going on tho we were informed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the brewery in Bury St Edmunds today and learned a little bit of the history of the town. Fascinated by how much goes into making a pint of beer. John our tour guide was very knowledgeable not only on the beer but the town...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chelseabob5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A goof tour with well informed guides. I have lived in Bury St Edmunds for over 30 years and this was my 1st tour. I drive past the brewery most days but never realised it was so large. The view from the brewery roof is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joe P
Reviewed 13 January 2019

A great tour with a fantastic tour guide, Mark. The tour lasted around an hour and then we had another half an hour where we were able to test 7 of their beers. Mark was fun and full of knowledge of the brewery. I myself...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank shaarm1994
Reviewed 12 January 2019

What a fabulous tour, Mark our tour guide was brilliant mixing information with humour a perfect combination. Mark was very knowledgable and you could tell he is very passionate about his subject - brewing great beer. Tour lasted an hour followed by 30 min tasting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ZoeT643
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Cathy, our tour guide was friendly, humorous and seems to know everything about Green Kings. Answered all the questions that were asked. Sampling afterwards was informative and fun and we were fortunate enough to be with a really friendly crowd. Would recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank di_4591
Reviewed 2 January 2019

We have been on several brewery tours (Scotland, Cumbria & Cheshire) and as my husband is a keen GreeneKing and Morelands beer taster, I booked us onto their tour. We were not disappointed and our tour guide, Robin, was excellent and knowledgeable. The tour was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Holly F
13 August 2018|
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Response from leeaniel | Reviewed this property |
Hi there yes you don’t need “tickets” and we arrived 15mins before the start time...... to have a pint :)
Gemma L
21 November 2017|
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Response from Cathy T | Property representative |
Absolutely... we're open 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday and this weekend, if you're venturing to Bury for the Christmas Fayre, were open till 8pm....so do visit, and why not do a brewery tour too? Give us a call on 01284... More
22 July 2017|
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Response from Cathy T | Property representative |
Premier inn ip33 1ar if there aren't any spaces at the front of the brewery Cheers