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Cantillon Brewery

Rue Gheude 56, Brussels 1070, Belgium
+32 2 521 49 28
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Know the tricks: two days per year they are open to the public for guided tours. Other days it is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Good brewery

It was a planned visit, we went as a whole family. It is a small self guided tour, which is short... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Columbia, South Carolina
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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 at 04:00PM (we close at 05:00PM)
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Rue Gheude 56, Brussels 1070, Belgium
+32 2 521 49 28
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Know the tricks: two days per year they are open to the public for guided tours. Other days it is a self guided tour with a booklet. UNLESS you email in advance and pay for a private tour (totally worth the 50€ guide fee). Out...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a planned visit, we went as a whole family. It is a small self guided tour, which is short but fun.Then came the tasting (which was included in the price), we each had two. To be honest,I'm not a fan of their beer,...More

Thank olasweetmol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back for the sixth time !! As fascinating as ever. Come and enjoy.. remember you can buy bottles fat cheaper than beer shops and warehouses.. if they stoke them of course...

Thank Steven30ju
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here yesterday with my partner and though the atmosphere was good and the self- guided tour was still informative using a booklet there was still something missing. A kind lady gave us a quick bit of information at the start but think there could...More

Thank MRjb1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an unusual place not for crowds.A traditional Lambic living brewery cum museum with great ambience and friendly, a must visit for beer lovers.Managed by the family that still uses 19th century equipment with barrel rooms, casks and heritage tools. Brewery was founded by...More

Thank Madan Gopal M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small but really charming family owned brewery. The staff are friendly and informative! We did the self-tour and tasting and really loved it!

Thank sprokkitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hard to discern on the map or from guides but this brewery sits in the middle of a pretty tough neighborhood. We came by metro from across town assuming we would have time to have lunch nearby before the tour and tasting. Big...More

1  Thank kerlin4321
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

So we stopped by here while thinking what to do during our day off from work and I am truly not disappointed. Learnt a lot about beer which I thought was surprising as I thought I knew a lot. Sons great history around beer making...More

Thank Poranic
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Well if like beer and a specially sour beer like lambic this is place to visit. The brewery just stopped end their brewery season so there wasn't that much to see, you had to walk around by yourself. Great beer tastes but don't ask any...More

3  Thank Bedaleda
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The only additional information I have to offer is that if you drive there are signs telling you not to leave anything of any kind of value in view. It's a rough neighborhood. Lots of people just hang out having beer with their rollaways and...More

Thank ckpd
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Is there parking nearby?
2 June 2017|
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Response from HotelManGent_Belgium | Reviewed this property |
It's not the sort of neighbourhood where you would want to leave your rental car behind, even if you can find a parking spot. Try going by train. It's only a short walk from Brussels South station.
Emily V
We are here from the U.S. with our 2 daughters. Would really like to visit, wondering if it's kid-friendly to quiet, well-behaved kids?
4 April 2017|
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Response from Magali V | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your mail below. The individual visitors (or groups of less than 10 pers.) are welcome without appointment from Monday till Saturday (except on Wednesday) from 10h. Please note we accept the last... More
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We are taking the train into Brussels and will be arriving just before closing time. Is it ok to have some luggage/backpacks with us there?
26 February 2017|
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Response from Stian Dunseth S | Reviewed this property |
No problem! Very friendly and helpfull staff!
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