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The Black Sheep Brewery

The Brewery Visitor Centre, Masham, England
+44 1765 680101
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Got the T-shirt!

Missed the tour (arrived 5 minutes after the hour, and hadn't booked in advance, so would have had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, New Zealand
Brilliant Riggwelter

We swung by the Black Sheep brewery primarily to get a pint of Riggwelter, the best strong ale in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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The Brewery Visitor Centre, Masham, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Missed the tour (arrived 5 minutes after the hour, and hadn't booked in advance, so would have had to wait 55 mins during a very busy day), but really enjoyed the shop (great discounts on everything in the week before Christmas) and the beer in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We swung by the Black Sheep brewery primarily to get a pint of Riggwelter, the best strong ale in my opinion but sadly not found on offer in Masham's range of pubs. It was beautiful - malty and syrupy, but so moreish - lovely to...More

Thank dbwilkinson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a friend visiting so decided to do the tour with him and our 3 yr old. It was very interesting, the guide was a bit quite, especially with the machinery running during the introduction. But he was very knowledgeable and clearly enjoyed the...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband loves Black Sheep beer so we had to come on our trip to North Yorkshire. The lunch menu is vast and was so good. The food came quickly and was so delicious. We both had the pulled pork tortilla wrap. So much filling!...More

Thank bug-x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to do the brewery tour, paid £19 for 2 which we thought was reasonable, enjoyed the tour however as this is a working brewrey it was very noisy and we were unable to hear the guide at times so missed quite a bit of...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Although I enjoy drinking Black Sheep Bitter I wasn't sure what to expect form the tour of the brewery. However Howard our guide had a range of knowledge and balanced his talk with information aabout the brewing process with the history of the family. It...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

My wife and I went on the brewery tour, I was the one interested in the brewing process and my wife just came along with me, however she found it very interesting which surprised her. Great info about the brewery and the brewing processes. Followed...More

Thank Edd_and_Jan
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Very friendly happy staff let me know I had been notice whilst serving earlier arrivals. Food was delicious and arrived in good time.

Thank LidlintonMick
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited yesterday and were both inspired and impressed by the Black Sheep story let alone EXTREMELY happy with beer at the end. Our tour guide (can't remember his name 😳 lovely older gentleman) was very welcoming, enthusiastic and passionate about the tour and very...More

Thank hayleymakeup
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We visited as a couple as part of a birthday trip, and even though I’m the one who normally enjoys beer, we both had a great visit! The visitor centre was much larger And equipped than expected, and everything was explained in a way that...More

Thank JedGarnett
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5 June 2017|
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Response from 2gilly | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought so. Cant see that there were lifts on the tour.
David T
18 December 2016|
Response from Nodsthegardener | Reviewed this property |
You need to learn to be more polite and accurate. My review doesn't mention any of the things you have put in your comments. My review is accurate. Love Bunnyxx