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SAB World of Beer

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A fun filled guided tour through an interactive multi-media museum, exploring the rich history of beer and its South African story. End off with a cold pint in the Tap Room overlooking the city. The immersive tour explores the rich history of...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Entrance on Becker St. 15 President Street | Newton Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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+27 11 836 4900
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Turned up for a world beer tour... we purchased tickets... they didn’t mention the only beer they had was standard over the counter bottle shop beers I.e Budweiser , black carling, castle etc. we paid... no tastings, just over priced beer you can get from...More

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FeliciaM729, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ZoGirl Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. Please send me your number so that we can discuss further details and also invite you back to sample our beers. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit in...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Ate at the restaurant inside, salad was good, bangers and mash underwhelming. They were out of quite a few items on the menu. I would recommend somewhere else for lunch. Beer was good and cold.More

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FeliciaM729, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Advcards Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the beer, I hope you enjoyed the beer tour too. Please send me your number so that we can discuss catering further. I hope you...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

I would like to book Beer Tasting for 3, Saturday at 11 o'clock, not a tour, Beer tasting only, is it possible, and how much per person?More

1  Thank Shai M
FeliciaM729, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Shai M Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. Please send me your number so that we can discuss your booking or you can contact me on 011 836-4900 to make a booking. I am looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Great tour of beer history. Not a tour of a brew house so thus be warned, but still enjoyable and interesting. Our tour guide, Zingle, was not great though and worried more about her self image than the guests. She was not informative at all...More

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FeliciaM729, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear IanW3350 Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I have done some investigation and would like to discuss further, I am very disappointed with this service as we pride ourselves with service excellence. Please send me your number so...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

SAB World of Beer was one of the stops on my City Sightseeing Tour. I got down to visit the same along with few other patrons on the bus. The tour was good and informative. The selection of beer and the service was good too....More

Thank Sachin0408
FeliciaM729, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sachin)408 Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased that your experience was good and informative. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit in Jozi. Looking forward to welcome you back to the World of...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We utilized the hop on hop off bus hopping to visit SAB. The brochure stated it was open on Sundays but this was not the case. A disappointment for our group of 10.More

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Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Dear Rosemary P Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. Please send me your number so that we can discuss further as the World of Beer is always open on Sundays from 10:00 the last tour is at 16:00 we...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend the SAB tour!!! It was so well done and so informative! As an adult and even the kids, we learnt so much and just had a great time. However, have your beers and then leave. The restaurant part was really lacking....More

1  Thank Bronzie123
Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Dear Bronzie123 Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you had an amazing experience on the tour and disappointed that you had a bad experience with food, please send me you details so that...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Combining history, food and drinks together. Take the tour and then sit pack in the pub and enjoy some drinks with some snack baskets whilst watching the rugby!More

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Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Marsbrat Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you had an amazing experience and enjoyed the different offerings we have. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit in Jozi. Looking forward...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

I did this tour twice and will definitely take new people there and enjoy it myself again. Its a great outing. Its very interesting and you get to taste and take your glass home as a souvenir.More

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Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Roja K Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you always have an amazing experience every time you visit us and thrilled to hear that you new people to enjoy the different offerings...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

5 star tour but unfortunately the food was not that good. Michael was a great tour guide and answered all our questions but his team let us down by serving overcooked beer battered fish at the Restaurant. Too chewy to even eat. At least we...More

1  Thank Lorraine J
Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Lorraine J Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you had an amazing experience on the tour route and enjoyed the drinks, very disappointed with the quality of food that was served. I...More

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Shai M
5 October 2018|
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Response from malabarfly | Reviewed this property |
This question is best directed at World of Beer itself.
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RinekeS6
11 June 2018|
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Response from FeliciaM729 | Property representative |
Dear Rineke S Yes you can, please send me your email address so that I can send you the menu. Looking forward to welcoming you soon!
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smrgeog
2 March 2016|
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Response from Tony R | Property representative |
Tickets can be purchased at the door, on arrival, with pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon Regards Tony
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