Cantillon Brewery/Museum | Brussels,
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Cantillon Brewery/Museum
World Class based on 331 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

56 rue Gheude
Brussels, Belgium 1070 [ print map ]
02 521 4928 | facebook

Hours: M-F 0900-1700; Sat 1000-1700; Closed Sun.

Mayor: Mathieu87 (49) | Taps: 0 | Bottles: 10-16

Cantillon Brewery/Museum

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Beer Available At Cantillon Brewery/Museum (arranged by most recent)
Cantillon Pure Apricot 99, Cantillon Jonge Lambik 97, Cantillon Bruocsella 1900 Grand Cru 97, Cantillon Faro 94, Cantillon Iris 99, Cantillon Fou’ Foune 100, Cantillon Mamouche 100, Cantillon Gueuze (Classic/Organic/Bio) 99, Cantillon Rosé De Gambrinus 98, Cantillon Oude Lambik 97, Cantillon Cuvée Saint-Gilloise , Cantillon Kriek 99, Cantillon Lou Pepe Framboise 100, Cantillon Zwanze (2012) ,

Previously Available
Cantillon Don Quijote 100, Cantillon Lambic Amphora 91, Cantillon Zwanze (2010) Blanche de Quenast BHV 98, Allagash Midnight Brett 97, Allagash Coolship Resurgam 99, Cantillon Lambic de Haute Densité 60
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331 reviews for Cantillon Brewery/Museum
 Ambiance  95%
 Service  86%
 Selection  78%
 Food  73%
 Value  89%
 Overall  90%
 Rating  99%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
armando629  (76) Budapest, Hungary | September 1, 2009
I was here about two years ago, but i think the ambiance of the brewery never changes in a wrong direction. Wonderful beer"museum", you can understand and see the method of spontaneus fermentation. Really nice and authentic equipment, friendly stuff, fine tastes of really lambic beers. Must try place for beer enthusiasts....
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
Nekronos  (141) Xalapa, Mexico | August 24, 2009
Excellent place to learn and enjoy. The guys in there are very kind and look forward to make your stay pleasant.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
rizzocp  (11) , Italy | July 29, 2009
If you go to Brussels, he must go to Cantillon. The original.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
zdk  (95) New York, New York | July 12, 2009
Great experience (especially after coming from the the Heineken "experience" in Amsterdam). I only wish I could have been there when they where brewing. Friendly staff, and self guided tour. Of course the best part was sampling the beer at the end. Definitely a must see for anyone who thinks they know what beer tastes like. They also sell bottles of their own beer for much cheaper than I saw bottle shops asking for.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
zanfa11  (11) , Italy | July 5, 2009
i want to live there!
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
Beerit  (16) Milano, Italy | June 3, 2009
Unforgettable experience, a piece of History and a great heartwork.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
GreenWall  (3) Halifax, Nova Scotia | May 20, 2009
Amazing. It’s not a brewery tour in the traditional sense; you pay your five euros, and they give you a booklet and turn you loose to wander the functioning brewery. The staff that are around are actual brewery workers, and if you ask in a language they speak (I spoke mainly French but most of them also seemed to speak English) they will answer your questions. The brewery itself is beautiful, from the copper brewing vessels, to the huge vaults of fermenting or aging barrels of beer, to the airy, almost religious koelschip. When you feel like it, and not before, you can wander over to the tasting area and they’ll give you a glass of gueuze and a glass of fruit lambic of your choice. Beer prices are reasonable, and they also offer lots of Cantillon swag. A mandatory beer geek experience in Brussels.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
gerrit  (12) , Austria | May 15, 2009
go there, be there, stay there, Jean Pierre is an really interessting brewer, so many different beers, good fruity things, also vintage lambics, go there
trayns  (23) Beverly Hills, Michigan | April 30, 2009
Unforgettable experience - unlike most brewery tours. You get to wander around this historic and operational brewery at your leisure. The few workers are the actual Cantillon brewers and staff. A complimentary tasting of two at the end of the tour too. Don’t miss this while in Brussels.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
forst  (15) , Italy | January 13, 2009
One of the few must-see in Brussels. Beer museums can be pretty much all the same: a short tour, a sip of beer at the end, big advertising panels all over. Cantillon is different, and the difference starts from the beers themselves, so incredibly tasty and difficult for someone not accustomed to the taste of real gueze.

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