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The Maine Brew Bus

111 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4719
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Welcome to The Maine Brew Bus. Maine's Original Brew Bus proudly offering Brewery Tours in Portland, Maine and beyond! Whether you're an amateur or a connoisseur, you'll want to join us on The Maine Brew Bus for a unique experience discovering Maine's booming craft alcohol scene. We'll introduce you to your new favorite beer plus the friendly faces responsible for its production. We're more than just a designated driver, we're your expert tour guides on an all-inclusive adventure. Tours are led by knowledgeable guides and feature stops at Maine producers, including breweries, distilleries, wineries, bars, and more, showcasing the best our local scene has to offer. All tours feature a local snack or meal, trivia, behind-the-scenes experiences, and of course delicious beer and beverages all included!
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Hours Today: 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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111 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4719
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We had a great time visiting the Sebago Brewing Co., the Yes Brewing Co., and the Lone Pine Brewing Co. on the Casco Fiasco Tour run by the Maine Brew Bus. Booking the tour was easy through the Maine Brew Bus website, and the staff...More

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great time on the Maine Brew Bus Suds and Spirits tour! Visited 2 breweries and a distillery. Tours and tastings at each. Guides “Beyoncé and Jay Z” were a lot of fun and very informative!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Zeus and Mitch rocked! We really enjoyed of the breweries and the winery. Everyone was so knowledgeable. Such a fun and informational tour!

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Thank amarie2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I did thus tour it was awesome m. Our guide Paul was fun and knowledgeable of the area.. they also fed us a lite snack and gave us cute lil bags w water and stickers. That was an added treat to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on a tour with the Maine Brew Bus and had a blast. We went to three different local breweries - they were all great! The beers were excellent and we got 3-5 tastings per brewery. Definitely feeling it by the...More

Thank Meagan K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a crew ship stop in Portland and took a whirl on the Brew Bus. It was a blast. Each brewery was unique and exciting. We had a great amount of time and samples at each spot. Tour guide was awesome. Shout out to...More

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Thank Rebecca Y
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice tour guides but you learn very little about brewing and the tastings are average at best. The "snack" is barely edible.More

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Don L, General Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi! Thanks for taking the tour and sharing your feedback. We are sorry that you did not have the same experience that thousands of other guests have had already this year. Our expectation is that you would have had a friendly and knowledgeable guide bringing...More

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bobio5
21 March 2018|
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Response from fourfang | Reviewed this property |
All of the tours go 3+ hours since you see 3 breweries and there's some drive time. Their website says 5 to 8:15 which makes sense.
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Ernest A
6 May 2017|
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Response from pzambrano841 | Reviewed this property |
It's right down Commercial Street near the dock area. Unless you have some physical limitations it should be within easy walking distance.
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ashank1228
30 April 2015|
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Response from Don L | Property representative |
Howdy, sorry for the delay in responding. I didn't see this question until today. Our tours are run aboard small 15 passenger buses that have three steps to enter. We do have one of our fleet that has a wheelchair ramp if... More
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