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Called in for a coffee. Good service and good coffee. Also bought some cases of beer to take home... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kathryn h
via mobile
Brewery lunch

We stopped here on our way back from Swanage and, although we didn't have time to do the tour, did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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The Brewery Visitor Centre tells the story of Hall & Woodhouse and its Badger Ales through the ages. Located at the Brewery in Blandford St Mary your trip can include a brewery tour, a visit to our shop and lunch in our casual dining bar / cafe. We...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bournemouth Road, Blandford Saint Mary, Blandford Forum DT11 9LS, England
+44 1258 486004
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We're currently on holiday in Weymouth and thought, as my boyfriend is a huge fan of badger beer, it would be nice to go round the brewery and enjoy the tour. I wasn't too looking forward to it, however my whole outlook was changed whilst...More

2  Thank Katie H
Molly H, General Manager at Hall & Woodhouse Brewery Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review Katie. We're so pleased to hear that you had such a great experience on our Brewery Tour & the other parts of the Visitor Centre. Trevor delivers the tour fantastically and it's great to hear that our guests agree!...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Visited here in March , really easy to find , ample free parking and lovely friendly staff, we arrived early for tour so treated ourselves to breakfast in the onsite pub/ restaurant, the food was excellent and great value, cannot fault this aspect of our...More

3  Thank molliemoosmum
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All reviews great value for money light lunch by accident staff were very friendly bar area fish and chips the pub two hours on site entry fee food on offer pie well worth a visit steak many years first class sandwiches
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called in for a coffee. Good service and good coffee. Also bought some cases of beer to take home. Would recomend a visit

Thank kathryn h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from Swanage and, although we didn't have time to do the tour, did enjoy a really good brunch/lunch menu. The bar and restaurant are micely decorated and breakfast options are served until 2pm and lunch continues to 4pm....More

Thank JAF_Wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival in the large car park, we were happy to find two disabled spaces. A good start. There was a ramped entrance that led into both the shop (just inside the door to the left) and also on to the tap room. Although the...More

Thank Roll_and_stroll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today I visited the Hall and Woodhouse Brewery. Firstly I was greeted by a friendly and smiley Alice who made a delicious coffee. On my tour, I was accompanied by a few other people and our very entertaining tour guide Martin.. Wow! I've never had...More

Thank dianehancock15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stop there on my way to hotel, have cup a coffee and sandwich, staff tottaly lost and incompetent, coffee cold and discustung, food not much betterMore

Thank carolclark13
Molly H, General Manager at Hall & Woodhouse Brewery Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback, and we're awfully sorry to hear about the experience you had here at the Brewery Tap. This sounds rather unlike us so I'd be really appreciative if you wouldn't mind contacting us, to give us a bit more...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us took the brewery tour to mark a fiftieth birthday. We began with lunch in the brewery tap bar and restaurant which seemed popular and so it helped that we had pre-booked. We then took the excellent tour led by Martin who...More

1  Thank _jonathan_mair851
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Went on a brewery tour whilst on holiday and can’t recommend it enough. Very interesting but also interactive! Martin who showed up round was very knowledgable despite only being in the company a short while. You even get a free drink after and a discount...More

1  Thank remygreenwood
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We had a most enjoyable couple of hours touring the brewery in the company of our guide, Trevor who made the experience both entertaining and informative.

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This gem is quality the food amazing the beer brewed on the premises makes it extra special, we did the tour with a man called Andy he was interesting , knowledgable, friendly and entertaining. You get voucher for a free drink and money off in...More

Thank Murrell122356
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

What an amazing tour from Martin Coleman. We had to translate to our guests from Hungary, but Martin made sure that we had time to explain to our family members. After the tour he came to say hi and to make sure that we still...More

2  Thank jobiro
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25 July 2018|
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Response from thomasmG7110DY | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift down to the pub and restaurant area. The building has level access to the wine shop from outside.
11 July 2018|
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Response from tomhackney71 | Reviewed this property |
Best to ring the Tap
Nick B
17 February 2017|
Response from Molly H | Property representative |
Hi Nick. Unfortunately the tour is fully booked tomorrow, the next available Saturday isn't until May now. For more available dates, please call 01258 486004. Thank-you. Kind regards, Molly Linzner. Visitor Centre... More