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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 - 5:00 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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Reviewed yesterday 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

Thank IanW3350
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Rosemary P
Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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 12 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 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Marsbrat
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

1  Thank RojaK18
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

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

TK made our visit informational and fun!! The staff was friendly and welcoming!!! Definite suggestion for others!!!More

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

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

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at SBS the tour was great along with the tasting and bar after our guide was brilliant and was really informative and helpful he has a tough job we can’t remember his name we had to much alcohol to remember....More

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

Dear Bucksbunch Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you had a brilliant guide that ensured that you had an amazing experience and enjoyed the different offerings we have. I hope you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

We were touring on the on again off again bus and stopped here to relax. We did the tasting room cause we also wanted lunch and for a small price you get to taste two beers. The tasting is not a taste. It's a full...More

Thank Hobbesey
Felicia M, Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Dear Hobbesey Thank you very much for taking time to send us a review. I am pleased to hear that you had a good time, I hope next time you will have more time to spend with us, glad you enjoyed the complimentary beers at...More

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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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Tickets can be purchased at the door, on arrival, with pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon Regards Tony
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lizatjie
14 July 2015|
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Hi lizatjie Our Tours operate 7 Days per Week, as follows: Tuesday to Saturday: 10h00 to 17h00 Sunday and Monday: 10h00 to 16h00 The normal Tour (R95) takes approximately 75 Minutes, and the Tour plus Beer Tasting (R140... More
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