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Boston Brew Tours

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Beacon Hill
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Address: 143 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3252
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+1 617-453-8687
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Boston Brew Tours is New England's only all-inclusive beer adventure....

Boston Brew Tours is New England's only all-inclusive beer adventure. Whether you're a light beer person or connoisseur, Boston Brew Tours provides a safe and comfortable way to visit the region's top breweries. From Pilsners to Stouts, our beer geeks will introduce you to award-winning beers of all styles. Each Tour Includes a tasting and an in-depth analysis of over 15+ different beers, lunch at the Meadhall, and round-trip transportation. On behalf of everyone at Boston Brew Tours, drink local and get beer-educated with us

What this tour cost includes:

Beer samples at the breweries/locations we visit (trust us, we provide plenty)

VIP tours at 3-4 breweries (All tours include 4 stops!)

An awesome beer and food pairing meal (not appetizers!)

Safe and sober transportation in our awesome brew vans

Our charismatic and hilarious beer connoisseur/tour guide

The history of Boston's beer scene

Beer journal for tasting notes

City Brew Tour VIP Lanyards and 3 post cards to send to a loved one or your greatest enemy- we won’t judge.

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We went on a thursday evening with Andy as a tour guide. He was very friendly, personable, knowledgeable, and provided a variety of beers for us to taste. It allowed most folks... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went on a thursday evening with Andy as a tour guide. He was very friendly, personable, knowledgeable, and provided a variety of beers for us to taste. It allowed most folks to expand out their normal beer choices. What i really enjoyed was the history of beer from when it was created to present day. Furthermore, how the brewing... More 

Thank Kara C
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved the brewery tour. Super informative and fun! Andy was our guide and was so funny. We had a group with very differing tastes and we all loved it!

Thank Huff S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was definitely a fun unique thing to do while in Boston! We got to do the "inside/private" tour of the some of the places we visited, which made it really cool. My wife and i's favorite place was the Downeast Cider place, which had like 6-7 tastings and was super tasteful! Definitely nice to be driven around, rather... More 

Thank Gregory H
Albany, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was great from beginning to end. Mark was an awesome guide. Perfect man for our group. We really enjoyed his knowledge of beer and history. All the brewery stops were good, but Bantam Cider was my favorite. Will definitely be back!

Thank kmr922
New York
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a private tour for my brothers bachelor party on Saturday. Everyone in the group agreed that it was easily one of the best times we've ever had. Obviously our attention was to tie a load on and get driven around from brewery to brewery, and maybe get a little of bit off brew knowledge. However 5 minutes into... More 

Thank Chris M
Hamilton, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took the shorter tour, 3 stops, our guide "Andy" was awesome, funny, and knowledgeable. Tasted 4-5 beers at each brewery with time to enjoy your favourite before heading to the next stop. Even if you are not a craft beer fan, it is a fun way to see local beer business in Boston which is huge in the area. More... More 

Thank barberkim411
Dallas, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the tour and the different beers that we got to try, especially since it took us out of the city and to places that we would not have gone on our own. Our guide was very personable and knowledgeable about everything we tasted, as well as provided great information about Boston and the surrounding area. One of... More 

Thank Jill S
Fall River, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I booked this tour for my husband's 30th birthday. We all had a great time and our tour guide was great and entertaining. Didn't like the mandatory pre- tipping of $10 per person for a group more than 4 to guarantee that the group will be on the same tour when only 1 van and 1 tour went out at... More 

Thank Kjestine A
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This tour was a great way to experience the city of Boston and see what various types of beer it has to offer. The tour guide was very informative and made the overall experience fun and enjoyable. Plus, who doesn't like to sample 15-18 beers in under 6 hours? Will definitely recommend this tour to friends!

Thank Kelly R
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

All the different beers we got to try were great. Our guide was very personable and funny and knew lots of interesting Boston facts. The Meadhall is a fantastic lunch. Overall great tour and probably the best part of our Boston trip!

Thank Molly W

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