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Great experience!

We visited Sharps for a tasting and to visit the shop. It was great! Josh made the whole experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Will E
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Went there for a beer tasting having booked in advance to do so. We were taken through a number of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jess B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Sharps for a tasting and to visit the shop. It was great! Josh made the whole experience so interesting and enjoyable. It was really relaxed and personal. We learnt loads about beer production and the surprisingly wide variety of beers Sharps has. Cannot...More

Thank Will E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for a beer tasting having booked in advance to do so. We were taken through a number of different Sharp's beers by Josh who led our session. As it was excellent weather, we did all the tastings outside, which was really nice. Overall...More

Thank Jess B
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We have been coming to Cornwall at least yearly for quite a few years and was happy when this brewery appeared some years ago (in the 1990's I believe) we have visited regularly and done tastings and I think quite recently they have started doing...More

1  Thank Ian E
Reviewed 6 April 2018

A victim of its own success, Sharps is growing nicely and its accolades are well deserved. Innovative thinking has produced excellent beers and its interaction with the local community has made it stand above all others. Well worth an arranged visit for a tour and...More

Thank Phillip W
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Several times a year I visit Cornwall..and when we do, a visit to Sharp's brewery is a must. Usually in charge of the shop/tour is Duncan..very knowledgeable and always helpful with sampling the different ales before making a purchase. Most of the greats Doom,Original,Atlantic,Coaster and...More

Thank Riothamus
Reviewed 23 February 2018

You will need to book a tour of the brewery. They do have a very good informative display inside the shop that tells about beer brewing. Not sure what you do with the alloy kegs you get when you buy 9 pints. Try the Atlantic...More

4  Thank Ken N
Reviewed 23 February 2018

A great way to spend an afternoon! A informative and personalised tour around the brewery, followed by an entertaining beer tasting session - Duncan was a great host. Would highly recommended this to all, even if you are not a big ale drinker, you maybe...More

2  Thank 338emily
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Was just the two of us, visiting out of season. Ably showed round and entertained by Duncan, great to see behind the scenes of the working brewery - a lot less of a touristy attraction than some brewery tours. Was good try out some of...More

Thank mrgruff1
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited the brewery whilst on a short break in Rock, primarily looking for 3 Sharp's beers that are in the '1001 Beers to Drink before you die' book. Duncan in the shop was very welcoming but unable to help as 2...More

Thank P-and-J-Bucks
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We arranged for a small group of friends to sample the wares at the brewery shop, this is a regular event in the shop almost at a time to suit the visitor by pre-arrangement, the cost is very reasonable and we sampled some excellent brews,...More

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Response from Ken N | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry to say you need to book in advance. We turned up on spec and only got to see the entrance exhibition which is very informative, but best of all we was able to buy mini kegs of beer. To book go on line but best ring... More
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Asa T
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Response from stewpot444 | Reviewed this property |
Need to call up - shop & tasting room only - no tours when we were there. Look up the sharps brewery web site ( tried to post on here - but not allowed by trip advisor) . This has all details of opening times & contact... More
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