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The Beer Emporium

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Very relaved good welcome and a great atmosphere

Staff very friendly and helpful explaining about different beers and other drinks ,which was able... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sandbach, United Kingdom
It's like a library of beer!

We stayed in Sandbach for my husband's birthday 3rd - 5th August. Whilst pottering around town we... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Bletchley, United Kingdom
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  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“beer heaven”(4 reviews)
“craft ales”(2 reviews)
Beer bottle shop with cask ale bar.
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
8 Welles Street, Sandbach CW11 1GT, England
+44 1270 760113
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff very friendly and helpful explaining about different beers and other drinks ,which was able at this establishment .we also felt very relaxed

1  Thank paulagibb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good selection of traditional ales. Reasonably priced unlike some of the pubs in town. Good atmosphere.

1  Thank BrianHill125
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We stayed in Sandbach for my husband's birthday 3rd - 5th August. Whilst pottering around town we went into the Beer Emporium for a look and a beer of course! The young man - i wish i could remember his name!- was so informative about...More

1  Thank dsimmo441057
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This, like most bear emporium type places, is small but perfectly formed. Staff and friendly and helpful. Bear us of course superb. And although a little intimate given the small size the atmosphere is generally great.

Thank Derek R
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Love this gem of a bar. Drinks selection is superb and atmosphere is very good. The people who run it are very welcoming.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

After frequenting this place for a number of years now I thought it time to pass my verdict. Love the choice of many new guest ales and the old regular favourites. Beer is always in top condition and the staff and owner take great pride...More

1  Thank foodie_man321
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

The staff at the Beer Emporium are all exceptional. Friendly pub with an excellent, ever changing variety of craft ales. A rich variety of clientele that add to the fact there is no annoying background distractions such as juke box, tv etc. However, my wife...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

You are able to try 6 or 7 different draught beers and have a chat with many different people without the distractions of food and children. Very relaxing place for old school beer lovers.

1  Thank Graeme C
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Best dark ale is the Merlin dark magic, it's brewed down the road in arclid. Worst was a red ale they had on first week in December. Everyone I saw who tried it screwed their face up at it. Recommend they not put this one...More

1  Thank StuartR1784
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Excellent atmosphere with great choice of beers and an excellent gin selection. No tv or music and people talk to each other!

1  Thank JaneandNeil
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