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SAB World of Beer

15 President Street, Entrance on Becker St. | Newton Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 836 4900
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“beer tasting” (48 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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15 President Street, Entrance on Becker St. | Newton Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped by late in the afternoon and wound up as the only two people on this tour. The tour guide was wonderful - full of information and stories as he walked us through the history of beer. I've been to wine tastings before but...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent facilities and awesome service from tour leader and restaurant staff gives a new meaning to beer! We will support SAB world anytime. Great for small groups, couples and conferencing!

Thank Lourens W
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear Lourens W Many thanks for posting your review on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is appreciated and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Regards Tony

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did a tour in the museum. It was an entertaining tour. Started a bit slow, but it was well organised Not the best brewery visit ever, but a good one

Thank IvanVanAlsenoy
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear IvanVanAlsenoy Many thanks for taking the time and trouble to post your review of the World of Beer, on TripAdvisor. I really appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back in the future. Regards Tony

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit Joi put this on the top of your list - going through the process of how beer developed right until you can sample the brew!!!

Thank eloizem2017
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear eloizem2017 Many thanks for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your comments and hope to see you again soon. Regards Tony

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty good beer tour; there is no brewing at the site and the majority of the information is provided by video though. I came here on a business trip while it was raining hard. The tasting session at the end is well...More

Thank surreyfull
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for an afternoon outing, accessible with Uber or use the city sightseeing bus (stop 14 on the Red Line) with friendly staff & great food (steak we had was great)...

Thank celmolye
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear celmolye Many thanks for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you enjoyed your Tour and Lunch with us and hope that the City Sightseeing Bus Tour was also enjoyable. Regards Tony

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Excellent Experience in the middle of Joburg. Secure parking so that is not an issue. From the time you enter, until you leave it is an experience to savour. From the early beer making times right up until how beer is made today, our group...More

Thank jollyjoburger
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear jollyjoburger Many thanks for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. Your comments are truly fantastic and I am pleased that we were able to exceed your expectations. Regards Tony

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Only visited the pub, and not the exhibition. A Great selection of craft beers and excellent food. Slightly quirky system of buying vouchers for drinks, but otherwise a great pub vibe.

Thank Andy L
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear Andy L I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Tap Room and enjoyed the food and our selection of Beer. We hope to welcome you back in the future - maybe enjoy the Tour and Tasting as well. Regards Tony

Reviewed 11 April 2017

This was a little bit touristy and the brewery isn't actually onsite but I still had a really great time. One of the highlights was getting to drink traditional home made African beer. The tour comes with a sample of their beer and a beautiful...More

Thank Morgan M
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear Morgan M Many thanks for taking the time and trouble to post your review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you had an enjoyable Tour - maybe think about doing our Alrode Brewery Tour in the future? We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Okay...you do get free beers at the middle and the end of the tour! And you get to keep a souvenir glass. Bonus! Despite being a little sceptical about how good a brewery tour can be, I was impressed at the effort that has been...More

Thank sanjivsach
Tony_Rubin, General Manager at SAB World of Beer, responded to this review

Dear sanjivsach Many thanks for posting your review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that we managed to give you a good experience and that you found the Tour to be both educational and fun. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Regards Tony

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smrgeog
Can you buy tour tickets at the door or should they bought in advance?
2 March 2016|
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Response from Tony_Rubin | Property representative |
Tickets can be purchased at the door, on arrival, with pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon Regards Tony
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lizatjie
What time are the tours
14 July 2015|
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Response from Tony_Rubin | Property representative |
Hi lizatjie Our Tours operate 7 Days per Week, as follows: Tuesday to Saturday: 10h00 to 17h00 Sunday and Monday: 10h00 to 16h00 The normal Tour (R95) takes approximately 75 Minutes, and the Tour plus Beer Tasting (R140... More
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lizatjie
What time are the tours
14 July 2015|
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Response from Tony_Rubin | Property representative |
Hi lizatjie, our Tours operate 7 days per week, departing hourly from 10h00 to 16h00. We look forward to welcoming you to The World of Beer soon. Regards Tony
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