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Bute Brew Co.

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Friendliest place in Bute

When we entered the place, the guy said that the kitchen is closed, but offered us some beer. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aida G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Bute Brew Co

Had the pleasure of visiting Bute Brew Co on Saturday while in Rothesay for the weekend. Sampled... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Joan M
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“great beer”(18 reviews)
“pizza”(51 reviews)
“beer garden”(10 reviews)
Conceived in 2014 by Aidan Canavan, a biologist by training, Bute Brew Co. is situated in the centre of Rothesay on the Isle of Bute. Our Brewery is open for visitors so you can come in and see how we make the beers, sample the beers in our bar and...more
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15-17 Columshill Street, Rothesay PA20 0DN, Scotland
+44 1700 504206
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All reviews great beer pizza beer garden pear and blue cheese bottles of beer support local business great little place the food was absolutely delicious meat eaters different beers rustic decor charcuterie platter best food on the island sourdough bread beer lovers on tap my other half
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we entered the place, the guy said that the kitchen is closed, but offered us some beer. We didn't want to eat, so it was perfect. We didn't know what we want, so the guy recommended us the beer. The beer was a bit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Aida G
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have taken visiting friends but apart from one time, it was closed. It is now closed completely and I understand has moved to Glasgow.,\\ Now closed up and I understand has moved to Glasgow

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a drink on a rainy afternoon. We were keen to support a local business and sample some local brews. Firstly, we were disappointed that there were only 2 beers available on tap. The other 5 or so were all off. That...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1983Ally
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting Bute Brew Co on Saturday while in Rothesay for the weekend. Sampled and bought some of their lovely beers and ate great pizza made on the premises. Sad to learn that it is closing it’s doors at the beginning of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joan M
Reviewed 26 August 2018

On our last day on Bute yesterday we took a tour of the Bute Brew Co.brewery. It's a very small outfit, our tour was done in the two rooms they have available. Despite this those of us enjoying the tour learned a lot about the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DizzyFishes
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Visited in June and sat in the beer garden with some tasting beers. Fresh pizzas were a lovely addition. Staff were very friendly.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Odyssey729045
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon the Bute brew company on a random day out in Bute. Just a 10 minute walk from the ferry terminal so prefect for non drivers. It was very busy when we arrived (Saturday 3pm) but had no problems getting a seat outside...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Simon B
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a drink to get out of the rain. A warm and welcoming place though quite small inside. No problem for us as it was quite warm outside so we could sit under the huge tarpaulin tent and stay dry, for anyone...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is a charming little place, with very charming and passionate people working their. We booked a tour through their website for £7 each. Which included a drink at the end. The tour was very casual, but very informative. I’d recommend getting the slider of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LouiseMCNNR
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Despite living nearby I'd never actually been in the Bute Brew Co. before my cousins birthday get together. From the outside it looks quite small but inside is like a tardis. Lovely beer garden partially covered for our Scottish weather with various different seating areas...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joanne C
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5 October 2018|
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Response from Deb B | Reviewed this property |
I sure hope not!
5 August 2018|
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Response from Joanne C | Reviewed this property |
They have them in their online shop but no images as yet
22 September 2016|
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Response from Normando1314 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's a very small place so hold onto your kids!