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Mitchell's Brewery

10 New Street | Knysna, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 4685
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Mitchell's Brewery, South Africa's Original Craft Brewery established in 1983 in Knysna. Brewpub open daily from 11am till late. Guided brewery tours 12:30 and 14:30 Monday to Saturday. Beer tastings of 7 different brews available all day.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10 New Street | Knysna, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 4685
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The beer tasting was really enjoyable and the barman was very knowledgeable and gave us great insight into the different beers and the brewing process. We stayed on for food and more beer. I had a great burger and more great beer! Will be back...More

Thank BraamS
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Craft sensation for the taste buds. Rustic bar feeling. Menu is great. Knysna oldest locally brewed craft beer.

Thank Estellllle
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Nice relaxed atmosphere with lekker beer, light lager, Ale, stout. Locally brewed with my favourite OLD WOBBLY

Thank dawieg2016
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I am not a beer drinker but the Craft Beer at Mitchell's is really tasty, not your ordinary mass production beer! Very nice

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Not a big beer drinker but stopped off here and as it was not my turn to drive tried the flight of beers. Surprisingly enjoyed the whole experience. Great prices also and as my wife is def not a beer drinker she enjoyed a nice...More

Thank Kilwinnkie
Reviewed 7 April 2017

So we turned up in the morning to be told that the 12.30 tour was cancelled for a private function. We were told we could join the 14.30 tour so we hang around enjoying the local waterfront, thebis island etc. Went back at 14.15 to...More

Thank Ang B
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

On our way to a late lunch we did a beer stop here on Saturday. We dis a beer tasting and got some beer to take home. Tabels around us all looked very festive and the "tapas" food in front of them looked amazing. Will...More

Thank Jacques H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Mitchells is the oldest craft brewery in South Africa. It started in 1983 with Foresters Lager and Bosuns Bitter beers. The beers were so popular branches were opened in Cape Town and Gauteng. Mitchells in Knysna remains a great spot to get the freshest beer...More

Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Well worth a pop in if you're passing through Kynsna. The craft beer scene is overflowing at the moment in South Africa - some not as good as others - but this place is legitimate with many years experience. We didn't have much time as...More

Thank DonnaMinne
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We used the bar/ eating area adjoining the brewery for the beer tasting. Try six beers and then either have a pint of your favourite draft or take a bottle away, all included in the price. Nice view over the lagoon as you sup. They...More

Thank Tonbon55
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