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Stori Beer and Wine CYF

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Trust us got there late! Interesting evening and reasonable beer prices. A bit cramped but that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fourtyseven28
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Bala, United Kingdom
A delightful place for a cheeky one...or two!

Quirky 'pop-up' style shop and tap room featuring a huge selection of craft beers and gins. Let... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Gra50
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Welsh Drink Specialist. We have one of the widest range of welsh drinks, including beers, ciders, wines and spirits - and many of them are on taste. Come and sample a few.... then stay a while and and enjoy a quiet 2/3rd of a pint or local G&T in...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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101 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7AE, Wales
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+44 1678 520501
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All reviews on tap take away wonderful shop great selection seating area take home high street great drinks an absolute gem range of beers saturday evening plastic bottles playing cards quiet drink an acquired taste off licence friendly owners
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trust us got there late! Interesting evening and reasonable beer prices. A bit cramped but that didn't put us off getting to the tap-room!

Thank Fourtyseven28
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We visited as a large family group (16 of us) with the age ranging between 2 to 70. The seating area was empty. As we entered we were ordered to sit the children down and the must stay quiet. The children were very well behaved...More

2  Thank hrj1979
STORI-Bala, Owner at Stori Beer and Wine CYF, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Stori is not for everyone and it was not for you - if any of the party had stopped to say hello and ask I could have suggested plenty of places in Bala that would have been more suitable, such as the Gorwelion or any...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Quirky 'pop-up' style shop and tap room featuring a huge selection of craft beers and gins. Let your legs enjoy a pleasant rest in the tap room as you taste a selection of fabulous drinks.

Thank Gra50
STORI-Bala, Owner at Stori Beer and Wine CYF, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

We aim to tempt :-) . Cheers, Fi

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We came across this shop last year and make a few stops during our stay for the craft beers and this year gin. Has a great amount of craft beers, wine and gin. We’ve never stopped for a drink and staff arnt to talkative so...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed this place on behalf of my husband before but I actually got to visit myself last month whilst visiting my mums new static home in Bala. 5 of us plus 3 dogs called in one Saturday evening for a drink which was...More

1  Thank tracy061
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I was not expecting to stumble upon what feels like a Belgium bar transported to a small Welsh town. The selection of beers - particularly local beers - is excellent. But the real draw is the little bar with a fantastic range of - again...More

2  Thank PayingGuestNow
STORI-Bala, Owner at Stori Beer and Wine CYF, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you so much for those words - means a lot , Neil and Fiona

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

An unrivalled selection of Welsh craft ales and beers along with a range of gins and wine. The place to go in Bala to meet people or just have a quiet drink.

1  Thank Gareth L
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited Stori Beer and Wine before but we have only purchased beer or gin for drinking at home later. Tonight we decided to sit in the tap room and sample the beer on tap along with a bowl of pork scratchings. It was...More

1  Thank Arden24
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

If, like me you enjoy working your way through a wide variety of Welsh Ales, and sampling a taste of the proliferation of Welsh microbreweries, then Stori is the place for you! Incase you are interested, my personal recommendations for lovers of pale ales would...More

1  Thank BwydNeisNeis
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Walking down Bala high street, tired of the usual chain pubs and I found Stori. Wow what a wonderful shop with an outstanding tap room. Stori sell local beer and gin. I could enthuse about the wonderful array of gin that people around me were...More

1  Thank T7190BIchrisw
STORI-Bala, Owner at Stori Beer and Wine CYF, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Whilst we are almost always rammed and great atmosphere on a Friday and Saturday .... that was a special one <3 . Glad you enjoyed x

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