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Irwell Works Brewery

Irwell Street | Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9YQ, England
+44 1706 825019
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Would Recommend

We was using the East Lancashire Railway and trying real ale pubs and brewery’s along the way from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great location

Great when the weather is dry as the outside deck is the place to be, inside is nice and cosy with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
keef h
via mobile
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Micro-brewery & tap in the heart of Ramsbottom.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beer” (13 reviews)
“real ale” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Irwell Street | Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9YQ, England
+44 1706 825019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We was using the East Lancashire Railway and trying real ale pubs and brewery’s along the way from Rowtenstall to Bury this was by far the best beer and selection of all the pubs we visited, it would have been nice if they did a...More

Thank Ellison01
LAshburne, Manager at Irwell Works Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Ellison, thank you for leaving a review & glad you enjoyed your visit. However, we do sell 1/3rds of ale on a tasting tray & you are welcome to sample any of our beers or ciders before you buy. Apologies if this was not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great when the weather is dry as the outside deck is the place to be, inside is nice and cosy with a decent choice if drinks. A friendly place

Thank keef h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wide selection of very well kept beer. Bar staff are knowledgeable and the atmosphere is very welcoming. And a plus for me is the beautiful and friendly ginger cat that likes to sit by the bar.

Thank joseph850
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've been in the Brewery a number of times. This isn't a pretentious wine bar; it's more of the place that people go to meet up with friends, have a chat and sample different beers. It's the kind of place where you are encouraged to...More

Thank sadgav
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Great selection of drinks, whatever your tipple! The beer menu perfectly describes the choice and tastes of beers...go on, try something different! Cool place, although some of the bar staff could do with smiling more and welcoming new people!

Thank colissa
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Spent the weekend in Ramsbottom and did the brewery tour on the Saturday with my two friends. Really enjoyed it, the brewers are really knowledgeable and were more than happy to give us tips of the trade. Besides that the ales are awesome. I would...More

Thank Seanos88
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Called in here after a curry and was very full so didn't give it my best. Plenty of beer on tap but settled for their own Manchester gin & fever tree tonic with cucumber that nice I had a couple, this is a nice micro...More

Thank IainCrow
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This was the first stop on our pies and a pint trip on the East Lancashire Railway. What a great start.. Loved the Tin Plate dark mild and the Marshmallow Unicorn stout. I'm planning a return trip already.

Thank Chilly47
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

You simply cannot go wrong here. Give it a go and you will not regret it! A fine selection of ales, regular live music slots and a generally great atmosphere, the Works Brewery gets it spot on.

Thank stemand
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went here with friends for a few real ales and found the service very good, the atmosphere excellent and the ales superb

Thank Billysboots12
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