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Tennents Wellpark Brewery

Wellpark Brewery 161 Duke Street, Glasgow G31 1JD, Scotland
+44 141 202 7145
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An entertaining lesson in lager from grain to glass

Our entertaining and educational afternoon was hosted by Gerry, who tempered erudition with humour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
seawife
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
Better than the Guinness Tour

For only £5, you can't go wrong; tour, free pint and 3 tasters! Marco = excellent tour guide! 10/10... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
atlantatj
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Wellpark Brewery 161 Duke Street, Glasgow G31 1JD, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Our entertaining and educational afternoon was hosted by Gerry, who tempered erudition with humour. We learnt about the fascinating history of Hugh, the development of beer into lager, and saw the inside workings of the brewery, from mash to market. It wasn't a tour I...More

Thank seawife
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For only £5, you can't go wrong; tour, free pint and 3 tasters! Marco = excellent tour guide! 10/10 would recommend to a friend!

Thank atlantatj
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for the review and recommendation! We'll pass your compliments onto Marco! :D Cheers, TVC

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very welcoming and friendly tour. Really can't fault it tbh. Tennent's cannot compete with the major brewers. It is a small brewery really, but you are taken into the workings of the brewery. You do see the vats and machines. I have been on the...More

Thank Doughnut00
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks for much for the review, we're glad you enjoyed it! Our brewery is the major brewery in Glasgow, providing Tennent's around the world and of course, to over 73% of pubs in Scotland! Glad to know you got the full experience of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Good introduction to beer brewing and look round a big industrial brewery. Includes history of Tennant's and a pint of their lager ( alternatives also offered) as well as samples of their new more specialised bottled brews, which was very nice. Guide very knowledgeable (...More

Thank troglette
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi There, Thanks so much for the review! We shall pass your compliments onto Drew. Glad you enjoyed our specialized bottled brews too! Cheer, TVC

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given a first rate tour of the Tennent's Wellpark Brewery. We watched clips of old Tennent's advertisements and commercials. There was all kinds of memorabilia to see and read about. Our guide was knowledgeable and enthusiastic. We toured the entire plant and saw...More

Thank tom r
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi Tom, Thanks so much for the review! We're happy you guys enjoyed the tour and our guide too! The tasting is always the favourite part :D Thanks for the recommendation, we'll keep it in mind! Cheers, TVC

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marko or Marco, not sure the proper spelling, was an excellent tour guide and made the tour very enjoyable. He is very good at his job. As a Scottish Canadian who drinks tennents at home, this tour was second to none. I had done the...More

Thank Andrew D
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi Andrew, Thanks so much for the review! Marco will be glad to know you enjoyed his tour! We're happy you enjoyed the personal experience! Cheers, TVC

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend was visiting from out of the country and the rain had us looking for something indoors to spend the afternoon. This brewery tour was the perfect option! We're both student so the tour was only a fiver each, which was a super deal...More

Thank hannahdevlin93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in Glasgow I took the tour of the tennents factory. At £7.50 thought this was great value and with a complimentary pint at the end it really for nothing. The actual tour was very educational and gave a good understanding of how big and...More

Thank David C
Tennent's V, Tour Guide at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi David, Thanks so much for the review and recommendation. We're glad you enjoyed our tour and thought it was educational! Hope you enjoyed your pint! Cheers, TVC

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in to do a tour and were told to go in the next room... went in there but received no service at all. The in guy in that room stayed on the phone for at least 5+ minutes. So we left without a tour...More

Thank ABP93
Tennent's V, Manager at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

We are sorry you were unable to come on one of our brewery tours or try a sample from the bar. The main reception and Tennent’s Visitor Centre are not connected areas per se. Therefore we advise that tour enquiries of any kind are made...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour - lasts just over an hour - £7.50 including a pint at the end along with 3 small samples The tour guide - Gerry - was fantastic ! A group of around 6 Italians were on the tour - and Gerry spoke Italian...More

Thank Eric M
Tennent's V, Manager at Tennents Wellpark Brewery, responded to this review

Hi Eric I am glad that you enjoyed the brewery tour and tasting with Gerry. Thanks for your kind review!

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Stephen M
My wife and I will be backpacking. Is there a storage facility on site?
25 May 2017|
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Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
They will look after your things at reception.
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Stevie F
how about parking,im coming with a mini-bus
9 May 2017|
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Response from Tennent's V | Property representative |
Hi Many thanks for your enquiry. You can drop off passengers at our front door on Duke St. Free coach parking is available just round the corner accessed from John Street. I hope this helps and should you wish to discuss... More
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jillian60
Got it booked thanx 4 help wudda loved to of took him 2 ibrox but time we get there on sun tour b finished only there few days
2 September 2016|
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