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Mack's Brewery (Macks Olbryggeri)

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Address: Storgata 4, Tromso 9008, Norway
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Was caught here one weekend with work and decided to check it out.. had heard much about the place but when we turned up it was closed for a private party.. got another chance a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 November 2016
Floro, Norway
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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great selection of local beers including their own brewed beers. Try the sample tray which is a great experience and creates a conversation on different tastes. Service good and beer was even better!

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lil tour around this charming brewery. Learned a lot about the history and production of beer. Paid about $20 for the tour which included a good sized sample and full beer at their attached pub. This is the most North brewery in the world. Beer being produced here is pretty good. Wish they sold their beer at my local... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brew beer. I like beer. I like Macks beer. I wanted to do a tour of the brewery, it sounded exciting. This was a waste of money. I'm sorry if I sound a bit harsh but I wanted to see a brewery. Not listen to how Macks are making a positive impact on the environment by producing everything in... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty disappointing really. This is no longer the Mact brewery. The main brewery has been moved 70 km away from Tromso. A very small area of the old brewery has been turned into a micro brewery for the pub next door. I booked and paid for what I thought was going to be a proper brewer y tour but it... More 

Thank SuffolkClaud
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Strangely very interesting for a small beer tour . If the weathers bad and you need to kill a few hours in the afternoon it's definitely one for the agenda . Great beer too !! Xxxx

Thank Foresthillphil
Brenchley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

As with everything in Tromso, if you're a tourist, expect to pay way above what you would pay at home, but once you've come to terms with that, this is a lovely place to have a drink. We didn't do the tour, but just went in to have a drink in the afternoon. They have a huge selection of beer,... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A tour of the Mack's brewery needs to be top of your list of things to do in Tromsø. The guy is really engaging, funny and informative on the tour. We learnt a lot about the history of the brewery and had a few tasters of some of the different beers they offered included in the package. Overall a really... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Loved the ambience and warmth of the people :) Must visit if you visit Tromsø. Make sure you ask the people at the counter for the local brews according to your taste and liking. Also, do not forget to buy souvenirs from their shop :)

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Tromso, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Ølhallen is Tromsø's and Northern Norway's oldest and best pub. It's located in a historical building that once was the original beer factory. Nowadays Mack beer is produced outside of the city, but what's left of it is the brewpub itself, which probably has the best selection of beer in the whole country! The place is hit by many tourists,... More 

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Floro, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Was caught here one weekend with work and decided to check it out.. had heard much about the place but when we turned up it was closed for a private party.. got another chance a month later..very few people there but lots and lots of beers to choose from and staff that knew their stuff.. I'm not a beer expert,... More 

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