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Boston Guided Brewery Tour with Tastings, plus Lunch or Dinner

Boston, United States
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5 hours (Approx.)
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Offered in: English


Learn about Boston’s thriving craft beer scene and sample a variety of libations on this morning or evening brewery tour. Get an inside look at how beer is made and learn about their operations as you visit breweries, cider houses, and distilleries. Visit brewpubs that may include the well-known Samuel Adams or gastropub Meadhall. Round-trip transportation in downtown Boston by air-conditioned van is included.
  • Get a behind-the-scenes look at breweries, cider houses, and distilleries
  • Enjoy a hearty lunch or dinner at Meadhall
  • Sample a number of beers and ciders throughout the tour
  • Round-trip transport from downtown Boston included
Get to know Boston’s thriving beer scene on a morning or evening brew tour. Chat with brewery owners and learn about the equipment used to make beer, the brewing process and best of all, what the different kinds of beer taste like.

Meet your guide in downtown Boston, then hop on a bus and travel to local breweries. Learn about the different types of beer as well as the history and specialty of each brewery. Among the possibilities are Samuel Adams, Night Shift Brewing, Dorchester Brewing, Slumbrew, Mystic Brewery, Downeast Cider House or Beer Works.

Samuel Adams is a well-known brewery with a long history of various types and styles of craft beer. Night Shift Brewing is a craft brewery featuring a taproom with communal tables and an assortment of barrel-aged beers. Dorchester Brewing houses state-of-the-art brewing equipment. Slumbrew's motto is "Make good liquids; make good friends," which tells you all you need to know about their drinks. Mystic Brewery is a craft brewery dedicated to brewing distinctly regional beer. And Downeast Cider House is New England’s craft cider headquarters.

All tours end at The Meadhall, a spacious gastropub with a large craft beer and mead selection, plus American bar fare. Get a private tour and enjoy lunch with a beer.

Both tours conclude in downtown Boston.

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Boston Brewery
, Oct 2018
Great tour , Our guide was fantastic very informative. Our lunch stop was great.I would recommend brewery tour to all our friends who could be visiting Boston
My wife and I had a great time on the...
Michael M
, Aug 2018
My wife and I had a great time on the tour. Aaron was our tour guide. Incredibly knowledgable about all things concerning beer and brewing. Very funny. He got me interested at trying my hand at home brewing. Great way to spending our night drinking our way through Boston.
Dan was amazing!!! We had such a...
Jessica W
, Oct 2017
Dan was amazing!!! We had such a great time on his tour. He was very knowledgeable and so fun! We would definitely do this again with him!
Our tour guide, Andy, kept up...
, Sep 2017
Our tour guide, Andy, kept up laughing the entire time. I would take the same tour again. Boston was simply great!
The tour gives an overview of Boston...
Herb H
, Jun 2017
The tour gives an overview of Boston beer history. Discussion on the new breweries in Boston. Plenty of beer sampling. Andy has in depth knowledge of what is going on in Boston brew. Good tour.
I booked this tour as a surprise for...
brandie p
, Jun 2017
I booked this tour as a surprise for my husband we both loved it the guide Andy was truly awesome so funny an very knowledgeable we will definitely be booking another trip with friends :D
Brilliant tour...... if you like IPA...
Sarah H
, Mar 2017
Brilliant tour...... if you like IPA and a an overview of the history of the beer making process this is the tour for you. Fun and informative our tour leader was great, apologies I cannot remember his name but he had a Beagle dog .
This tour was great. Matt, the tour...
Renee L
, Nov 2016
This tour was great. Matt, the tour guide was very knowledgeable about everything Beer. History of Beer and a few laughs too. The Lunch was a delicious assortment of comfort food, perfect choice to go along with Beer and Cider. Great value for the price. Totally worth it.
Very friendly and informative! I...
Melody M
, Oct 2016
Very friendly and informative! I highly recommend this tour!
The tour was interesting and the...
Amber S
, Sep 2016
The tour was interesting and the beer guide was friendly and knowledgeable. This is a tour of small restaurant type breweries. I feel that was not described when booking the tour. Not clear instructions on where to meet the beer guide. Staff in the liquor store were not very friendly or helpful.

Product code: 36460BOSBREW

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