Manchester Microbrewery Walking Tour

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Saturday 8 July 2017 and 7 other Saturdays
13:00 - 16:00
Walks & Tours, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different, Daytime
Over 18

Manchester Brewery Tours launched in September 2016 with this very special walking tour of 3 Manchester microbreweries.

Tours running every month with private tours on request.

Your guide inside the Waldorf Pub, 12 Gore St, Manchester M1 3AQ - a table will be booked 30 mins before the start time under UK Brewery Tours.

We'll then begin a stroll down to what has become known as the Piccadilly Beer Mile.

We will be visiting the following places for a special behind the scenes look at the fantastic breweries that have congregated in the industrial landscape of Manchester's railway arches.


The first stop of the day is at Beer Nouveau. Steve’s passion for brewing shines through on this tour where you will learn what goes into making great beer. Smells the hops and grains plus full tour of the brewery – and of course some tastings too!


Alphabet Brewery’s taproom is a short walk away for our second stop. We’ll taste the beers whilst you get chance to grab some delicious munch from GRUB’s weekly food festival. With live DJ’s inside the brewery, and amazing street art on the walls this is a great stop on the tour.


The final stop is UNIT101 from Beer Merchants. A taproom and bottle shop where we'll get an introduction to the many beers available and sample a few to finish off.

A few more details

This tour is a leisurely afternoon stroll however does require some walking so be prepared and also remember to bring a brolly if it's raining. We expect all people to drink and behave responsibly so as to ensure that everyone enjoys the experience. This is an informative introduction to beer brewing and tasting rather than a p*** up in a brewery! The tour does not allow fancy dress. Large groups are welcome but must be prepared to behave so that it doesn't affect the enjoyment of others on the tour.

After the tour finishes then guests may wish to spend time visiting the other amazing taprooms in the area. We'll be staying around for a few ourselves!

Any questions just email

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Meet inside Waldorf Pub
Waldorf Pub 12 Gore Sreet, Manchester, M1 3AQ


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Absolutely brilliant experience, the four of us thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and recommend this tour to anyone !!Tour guides were both friendly and knowledgeable, so full marks to them too !! Well done, keep the faith.......and we'll be back again next year !!! visited Meet inside Waldorf Pub on 15 Oct 2016
26 Apr 2017 by

Me and my boyfriend attended the microbrewery tour in Manchester on Saturday. All round the day was great and we got to taste a number of ales throughout the day. Unfortunately the only brewery tour we got was in the first brewery which was fantastic and the host was very enthusiastic and definitely knew his stuff! , all the others were more of a stop for a drink rather than an actual brewery tour. That was the only disappointing thing after paying£60 for us to attend. We would recommend this , but I wouldn't have high expectations on the actual 'brewery tours'. We would come back to the places we visited aswell as these are all open weekends.

Reply from Manchester Microbrewery Walking Tour

Thanks for taking the time to review the tour Bethanie. We are always looking to make improvements. Unfortunately our usual 2nd stop at Carbon Smith is currently waiting to reopen to the public, so we would normally get an extra tour there. However, we do hope that you enjoyed the final stop at Cloudwater that was arranged as a replacement. Hopefully we'll be looking to do something more with them with regards to showing people around in future too. Thanks once again for your review and it was great having you down.
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