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Sandiway Ales

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Great ale

I visited while staying at the nearby caravan park It’s a great experience from watching the ales... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
via mobile
Great beers, great location

A little gem of a place. Great if you like your real ales but equally appealing to non-ale... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Winsford, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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“draught”(2 reviews)
Micro Brewery situated on Blakemere Village, Sandiway, Northwich, Cheshire. We have our own on site Pub next door to the Brewery with a beer garden and seating area. Brewery tours are available throughout the year and we host special events...more
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Chester Road | Workshop17, Blakemere Village, Sandiway CW8 2EB, England
+44 1606 301000
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I visited while staying at the nearby caravan park It’s a great experience from watching the ales in production in the micro brewery to it being poured in the bar. And what a cracking taste. I really enjoyed every drink I tasted. The guys running...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1michae
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Really disappointed, closes at 5pm only had 2 Ale's in tap everything else was in bottles or cans on the shelf not cold. The bar is just a large shed with some posters and wooden crates for shelves. My husband was really looking forward to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank smiler76
Paul H, Owner at Sandiway Ales, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy the brewery. As stated in our opening hours we close at 5pm when the site closes. We stay open later Fri and Saturday til 7pm. We never have rushed customers out before and sorry if you felt that way....More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

A little gem of a place. Great if you like your real ales but equally appealing to non-ale drinkers. Mike and his staff are very knowledgeable and thoughtful of people who don’t like real ale. The pub is a great place, well decorated and a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Really enjoyed being in this quaint place. Husband really enjoyed it. It’s a shame not much to choose from when buying presents. Would have given you 5 stars but you need to buy a better red wine not the cheap one from well known supermarket....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elma1651
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Great little brewery producing a great range of quality beers. The brewery tap is a great place to drink and the boss is very hospitable and friendly. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Colin H
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very friendly staff however a little disappointed that there was only four beers and only three to take with us in bottles, the beers we bought were not my cup of tea however I am sure others would enjoy them

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank coateslodge
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Little jewel of a place this. Great ales. The lads that run it clearly want you to enjoy yourself and have cobbled together a great little seating area; inside and out. Good choice of bottled and a couple of taps. Def worth a visit. At...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MiketT69
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The brewery has its own little pub where they sell the beers made on site, Mike is a great host and it has a really good atmosphere.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mike J
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This place is great and one of the reasons we stay at blakemere caravan site, dog and child friendly with great outoor area and cosy indoor seating. Great beer (im told) I stick to the wrexham Lager, but they also serve wine and prossecco too.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kherbert2015
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Loved the warm welcome and very helpful, bar staff manager. Ale tasted really good too. Warm welcoming reasonably priced.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Janet S
Paul H, Manager at Sandiway Ales, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for the review Janet, we are glad you enjoyed your time at the brewery and the beer. We'll see you soon Paul & Mike

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