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The Original Pub Tour of Charleston

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Address: 40 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2027
Phone Number: +1 843-577-5535
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Check out our one-of-a-kind Original Pub & Brewery Tours of Charleston!...

Check out our one-of-a-kind Original Pub & Brewery Tours of Charleston! Based upon similar beer tours in Europe, we have been featured in the Atlanta Journal Constitution and the Wall Street Journal. The Pub Tour is a fun and unique tour, which includes visits to many historic pubs (some with rooftop views of the city), old taverns frequented by pirates, breweries haunted by ghosts, and a large dose of Charleston's history.

Our exclusive Brewery Tours highlight Charleston's local craft beer scene and are a great way to sample a variety of local brews while hearing the fascinating story behind Charleston beer, with a behind-the-scenes glimpse of several local breweries. The Original Pub & Brewery Tours are definitely the most exciting way to experience the city and everything LOCAL! We often sell out quickly so we recommend making reservations in advance. We accommodate groups of all sizes and will customize any group/event tours to your specific needs. Cheers!

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Best Tour in Town

The tour was excellent. Not only did we get to sample multiple local brews, but we got the background on all the buildings we went in and some cool stories of Charleston between... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Newark, Delaware

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My group of girlfriends planned to do this tour the weekend that hurricane Matthew hit the eastern coast in early October. When it became clear that our travel plans would be forced to be canceled due to the emergency evacuation and inability to access the city (we do not live in SC, so extensive travel was necessary), I reached out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was excellent. Not only did we get to sample multiple local brews, but we got the background on all the buildings we went in and some cool stories of Charleston between pubs. Daniel was a lot of fun and even though we were the only two booked that night he still came out to show us around. I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great pub crawl for the money. Our guide was very knowledgable about the history of the town, and not only that, but was very friendly and open with us, chatting about his plans and other topics too. We went to four bars, three of which served appetizers for our stop. You had to pay for your drinks,... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Tour with Brian McFarland was fantastic. We appreciated the personal touch that Brian provided and all of the history and stories. The pubs were each unique and we enjoyed delicious food and drink in all. This tour will give you a great overview of Charleston--do it early in your stay and you will appreciate Charleston more!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must do if your ever in charleston. Available all year round different tours, great tour guides. Our guide Brian was amazing, knowledgeable and funny as hell. He made the tour that much more fun. It's a great way to visit new venues in the area and try a free appetizer as well.....each tastier than the other yummmmmm!!!!! Thank you... More 

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Jasper, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I had a wonderful time on this tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and fun. We learned a lot about the history and had wonderful drinks and appetizers. I recommend this to anyone visiting

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the tour! Went to very cool pubs that demonstrate flare for flavor of Charleston! Tour guide ( Brian ) did an amazing job of providing history and lore of the visited local establishments! Would recommend to those that enjoy laughing, walking and firsthand experiences.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The group was very nice, including the tour guide. It fell short for me on "ghost" info. The food was okay, expected more variety.

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Clearwater, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First off our expectations may have been high as everything we experienced in Charleston up till that point was awesome. The "guide" didnt even introduce himself and basically walked us to three bars (not pubs or breweries) and we bought 8-10 dollar drinks. The bars supplied some low end apps and he told us three ghost stories that were not... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I booked this tour for myself and my 2 adult children and 3 of their friends. It's a relaxing and different way to spend the evening with friends. We had appetizers, drinks, a nice walk, and met new people. I've been on other tours in Charleston, and still learned something new! And our tour guide, Noah, was excellent.

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