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A Landmark

Brouwetij Cantillon is not just another brewery. It´s a Landmark in Brussels. Cantillon still... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
m_piacentini
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Brazil
Best brewery in the world, amazing bottles to be had on site!

There is a self guided tour, but the biggest attraction is getting to taste some of the rarer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rakayaker
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Westport, Connecticut
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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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Brouwetij Cantillon is not just another brewery. It´s a Landmark in Brussels. Cantillon still active as the only Lambic Brewery in Brussels, producing great sour beers. The brewery is always open for visitation. (they are closed on wednesdays) Once inside, it is possible to take...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a self guided tour, but the biggest attraction is getting to taste some of the rarer bottles that don't get to the USA. We loved Lou Pepe and my personal favorite was 50 N. 4. Why more people don't visit this brewery is...More

1  Thank rakayaker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The charm of this visit began with the Uber ride to a neighborhood that’s a little off the tourist path. After turning down a small side street we were not even sure it was open. When we went inside we were so happy to find...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

OK, I am a beer geek, and a visit to Cantillon should be on any beer lovers bucket list. They offer a self-guided tour where one can follow the numbers and get a concise overview of the brewery/blendary and when done, be able to try...More

1  Thank fishblow
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This place is amazing. if you enjoy the lambic style of beer, you cant miss it. It is a smoothly run establishment. There are bottles for sale as well as bottles for you to sit and drink. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and wonderful to...More

Thank Renee D
Reviewed 24 June 2018

beer lovers from around the world congregate to drink, share stories, beers and take a self guided tour. exoect to be drinking for hours with total strangers.

Thank jgssma
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I had never really thought about lambic beer much. After touring the Cantillon Brewery I feel very well-educated and happy that I was introduced to authentic (sour) lambic beer. There are (7 Euro) tours but timing is important because they offer them in English and...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Cantillon Brewery is a world class brewery / Belgian beer destination! While you may not be visiting Brussels just to go to Cantillon, you should be. They offer both self-guided and guided tours, but if you can get a ticket the guided tours are great...More

1  Thank PlatinumDC
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

The English tour was led by a local guy with great Knowledge of brewing and it's place in Belgian history. It lasts about an hour and you get 2 samples of lambic beer afterwards. Its an acquired taste but the background story gives you an...More

Thank Treblecle
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I was there for a recent event with Hill Farmstead Brewery. The event was amazing and being able to tour the museum was fantastic. The beer is world class. I wish they would sell more options on the bottles rather than the standard core beers....More

Thank Christopher G
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Ayesha S
2 July 2018|
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Response from Tom C | 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.
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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
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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!
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