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The Durham Brewery Ltd

Unit 6A Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Durham DH6 5PF, England
+44 191 377 1991
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Great place to buy a present for beer drinkers. You can even get a pint or two while you visit this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ann t
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Brilliant customer service, fantastic selection of products, good value for money

Called in last week to find a 'local' present to take to friends. Staff were so welcoming and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
UKTourer
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England
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Durham's oldest working brewery. Brewer tap and shop on site. Tours on Saturdays must be booked in advance.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brewery tour” (4 reviews)
“micro brewery” (3 reviews)
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Unit 6A Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Durham DH6 5PF, England
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+44 191 377 1991
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to buy a present for beer drinkers. You can even get a pint or two while you visit this fab little place.

Thank ann t
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in last week to find a 'local' present to take to friends. Staff were so welcoming and extremely knowledgeable. We were offered samples, which we politely declined (we were driving). No pushy sales here, just good old fashioned professional service from people clearly passionate...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

While in a rather boring industrial park, the welcoming was warm and personal. A short walk about and a wonderful tasting and discussion about beers and the unique heritage craftsmanship of the very “real” well made beers of this brewery. Laura was very friendly and...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I thought beer was just beer until I visited Durham Brewery. The subtleties of the brewing process were explained with insight, care & humour. When this was combined with a tasting of some of their fine products I realised that beer is something to be...More

Thank Martyn J
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Went to the brewery for the 23rd birthday bash open day. Very interesting looking around and especially sampling some of their brews, particularly their Black Bishop! The shop was well stocked with their bottled beers, polo shirts etc. Had a great experience and will definitely...More

Thank Davey T
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Spent a very pleasant 2 hours learning how beer is made, and tasting examples of their very good range of beers. Interesting look around the production processes in the brewery, would recommend this tour

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Attended a brewery tour, with a difference. The owner of the brewery spent the whole time with our group. He gave a very interesting talk about the brewing process and the history of beer. We were supplied with very generous samples which definitely aided our...More

Thank smlrwendy
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Hi We like beer so I thought it would be fun to bring my boyfriend along. We drank some beer and got taught about the brewing process (and opinions on Brexit). Here's a tip - don't try to discuss Brexit when people clearly have differing...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Small micro brewery and talk given by master brewer - gave insight into different hops used to produce their beers. Opportunity to sample the beers and there is a bar if you want to stay/call in for a pint. 9 pint kegs/cans are pressurised and...More

Thank michael g
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very friendly couple that love sharing good beer!! Got well more than our moneys worth in Beer alone. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Aadlington
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