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Cantillon Brewery

Rue Gheude 56, Brussels 1070, Belgium
+32 2 521 49 28
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A must see for beer lovers in Brussels

I am not a devotee of beer consumption but I have to say that my experience at Cantillon Brewery... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nathan076
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Canberra, Australia
Amazing place

My husband and I spent a week in Brussels so we spent a few days here. The first day we arrived in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tigg189074
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Hartford, Connecticut
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Discover the fabulous family brewery of the Cantillon Brewery, where Lambic, Gueuze and Kriek have been made since 1900. Also home to the Brussels museum of the Gueuze. Open from Monday till Saturday, except on Wednesday, from 10:00AM. Last entrance at 04:00PM (we close at 05:00PM)
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  • Average9%
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“self guided tour” (122 reviews)
“lambic beer” (37 reviews)
“brewing process” (24 reviews)
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Rue Gheude 56, Brussels 1070, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am not a devotee of beer consumption but I have to say that my experience at Cantillon Brewery was a fun and interesting experience. I was in Brussels for work with a colleague who does know a thing or two about beer and suggested...More

Thank Nathan076
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I spent a week in Brussels so we spent a few days here. The first day we arrived in time to do a walk through tour. They were bottling that day so the last two steps we couldn't walk through, but we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the main stops on our 5 day beer pilgrimage to Belgium. It was very very interesting to look around the brewery. Bar service wasn't great from the chap with the ponytail but I imagine they keep him out back in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a short introduction by a member of staff you are given a booklet and do a self guided tour of the brewery. It was interesting to look at how they made the beer and was a good way to while away an hour or...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

A nice small brewery with tasty beer for lambic / sour beer fans! Only had time to try one beer (gueuze) before catching my train, but another traveler told me the self-guided tour was worth it! The only qualm I have is that the older...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

You probably already know the beer is some of the best in the world so I won't go into too much detail. There is a small bar to order glasses or bottles for consumption on site. There are relatively few tables so get there early...More

Thank jlab4949
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It was really fascinating learning about a different (original) way of making lambic beer. I love how authentic the place was, no front of house tour guides no museum pieces, everyone who you interact with works there primarily to make beer and sell beer. All...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I booked my first ever trip to Brussels and, as a craft beer lover, one key reason was so that I could visit the Cantillon Brewery. I had high expectations that were needlessly dashed, which meant that I had one drink and left. I was...More

Thank TheSpeaker2009
Reviewed 4 August 2017

If you are a fan of Belgian beers, and Lambic in particular, this place is a must. The tour is self guided but that is ok, then you get to do it at your own pace. The best part is of course the sampling of...More

Thank Ola T. K
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Cantillon on our trip to Brussels. It was one of the highlights, really. The beer, particularly the Lou Pepe varieties, are phenomenal. Be aware, these are sour beers. So if sour and fruity aren't your thing, then keep on moving....More

Thank Cisco255
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luxxy100
21 October 2017|
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Response from Magali V | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your message below. For the brewing session on Saturday 11th November 2017, you do not need to sign up, except if you come with more than 15 people. Then, please confirm your booking by sending an email... More
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2 June 2017|
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Response from HotelManGent_Belgium | Reviewed this property |
It's not the sort of neighbourhood where you would want to leave your rental car behind, even if you can find a parking spot. Try going by train. It's only a short walk from Brussels South station.
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Emily V
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Hello, Thank you for your mail below. The individual visitors (or groups of less than 10 pers.) are welcome without appointment from Monday till Saturday (except on Wednesday) from 10h. Please note we accept the last... More
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