Take a look at our list of some of the best brewery tours and experiences located in Belfast and beyond. Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of Northern Ireland’s breweries and discover the journey of these drinks from fields to glass.
The Deer's Head & Bell's Brewery
The Deer’s Head is Belfast city’s original brewpub with a fully functional on-site craft brewery, Bell’s Brewery, on full display inside this newly refurbished saloon bar. With beers named after once known pubs of Belfast including their core North Star Lager, Black Bull Stout & Monkey Shaving the Goat IPA, rotating specials and a fantastic local craft beer selection, The Deer’s Head is the perfect city centre destination for beer enthusiasts.
Hilden Brewery is Ireland’s Oldest Independent Brewery, brewing a great variety of beers to taste. Hilden Brewery offer a brewery tour and lunch in the Stables restaurant and white-washed Georgian courtyard that housed the stables and loose boxes. If you are looking for heritage and charm alongside a fabulous experience then look no further. They have their very own range of beers that you can purchase and some brewery merchandise if you would like something to remember your visit by.
Belfast’s very first permanent taproom, serving 20 taps of the freshest craft beer and woodfired pizza Belfast has to offer. With the biggest bottled and canned beer selection in NI, Bullhouse East’s friendly and knowledgeable staff will help guide you through a world of Belgian lambics, German lagers and the freshest UK, Irish and European juicy hop bombs, including their very own!
Out of Office Brewing
Out of Office is a micro-brewery and taproom located above the Ulster Sports Club, which is an underground live music and craft beer venue. The taproom is open Thursday-Sunday, serving a core range of freshly brewed beers, together with some local heroes and familiar favourites. Tours take place Friday-Saturday. Tickets include guided tour of the brewery, in-depth session learning about the beer brewing process and beer flight at the end.
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