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Real ale experience with plenty of brews in The Tap

We visited as a group of friends in March 2018. We enjoyed the bar scene, and the good selection of... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
Great value for money

lively informative tour of a small lock up brewery. The best words greet you... ' what would you... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Derby, United Kingdom
via mobile
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11 Mar 2018
“Real ale experience with plenty of brews in The Tap”
3 Dec 2016
“Great value for money ”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We visited as a group of friends in March 2018. We enjoyed the bar scene, and the good selection of cask and keg brews available (see the list on the blackboard on The Tap wall). Recommended - we'd definitely call again.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank StephenGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

lively informative tour of a small lock up brewery. The best words greet you... ' what would you like to drink?... ' From then on your glass is topped up by Derby Brewery Company's finest beers while you are taken through the brewing process before...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank juliecowburn
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Got a brewery trip voucher for Christmas 2015 and finally got round to using it in Nov 2016, but it was worth the wait. The brewery is quite small so the tour doesn't move around much, but our guide was informative & interesting, and we...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank DJW1957
Reviewed 29 September 2015

An organised tour of the Derby Brewing Company is well worth the cost. It was a gift to us but exceeded all expectations. The tour was really informal, well presented and packed with information. The beers you get to sample are really good and the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Nice small run brewery with some nice rather than outstanding beers. Like the Philosophy which is to experiement and keep evolving. The people are passionate about their product and have a great sense of humour too. This is everything good about the micro brewery scene

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank NeilP467
Reviewed 13 June 2015

An ideal way to spend a saturday afternoon with enthusiastic, knowledgeable brewers and free flowing samples of their excellent beers; followed by a short walk to their "Brewery Tap" pub with typical pub grub, small sample beers and a bottle to take home and savour....More

Date of experience: June 2015
6  Thank NC11035
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