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Cantillon Brewery

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Beer Geeks Candy Store.

Firstly we love Cantillon beers! If you don't love the style or at minimum appreciate what they do... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
troy j
Cantillon Brewery Experience

Great family brewery, history, handmade, a real beer art. Mr Jean made a vivid and passionated... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“lambic beer”(45 reviews)
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Discover the fabulous family brewery of the Cantillon Brewery, where Lambic, Gueuze and Kriek have been made since 1900. Also home to the Brussels museum of the Gueuze. Open from Monday till Saturday, except on Wednesday, from 10:00AM. Last entrance...more
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Rue Gheude 56, Brussels 1070, Belgium
+32 2 521 49 28
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Firstly we love Cantillon beers! If you don't love the style or at minimum appreciate what they do then do not make the trek to the brewery. The brewery is in a less than appealing part of Brussels- we literally got in and got out....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank troy j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great family brewery, history, handmade, a real beer art. Mr Jean made a vivid and passionated presentation about his own brewery.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lucianak231
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Any trip to Brussels is not complete without stopping in Cantillon. We took the guided tour and I would highly recommend it. The guide was amazing? The history of the brewery is exceptional and the fact that they still use the same equipment as when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know why I didn't rate this brewery earlier. I loved this place> For a true belgian been experience this is a must visit brewery. The self guided tour was great and the beer drinking before and after were even better.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SDEMT6
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The brewery has very friendly staff and are very willing to guide you to find the most appropriate beer based on your likes.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Charles C
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Went to brewery on a day trip from Paris. This was our first stop - it was about a 15 minute walk from the train station. It wasn’t the best area to walk through, but it felt safe and we probably could have taken a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Katie F
Reviewed 2 December 2018

had a great time on the tour. very informative and interesting to see how they brew the beer. the beer tastings afterwards were awesome. I had a great time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jorge M
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Cantillon essentially brews beer by way oif natural yeasting. They offer a great self-guided tour, but also have occasionally guided ones. The brewery is small, so easy to comprehend and see the brewing process components. Their beer is not for everyone though. Either you like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Definitely worthwhile. Old brewery which still uses the same natural method used over 100 years ago.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bsilveira
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I made Cantillon Brewery my second stop on my August Long Bank holiday weekend to Brussels and Antwerp.I needed an attraction that was close to Brussels Midi station after we kicked off with the Halle Gate as we had to return to the station to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marco_Num1
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Ayesha S
2 July 2018|
Response from tomc759 | Reviewed this property |
Check their website, they usually have dates in which they are not open. Other than that I think the only they they aren’t is a Wednesday.
Player H
22 January 2018|
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Response from Kirstinjoy1204 | Reviewed this property |
Tours in English are on Friday and Saturday only. You can do a self guided tour on Monday- just walk in
Margaret D
30 October 2017|
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Response from sprokkitt | Reviewed this property |
We walked - It is a bit off the beaten path. You could Uber or taxi though. If i remember correctly, there is a hop on hop off stop fairly near the brewery. Definitely worth the effort!