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Philly Brew Tour FAQs

What should I wear?

We don’t have a dress code, however please make sure you wear CLOSED TOE SHOES. No Sandals!

How much do our tours cost?

How do I book a tour?

Click here to purchase tickets. Then choose which Philly Brew Tour you’d like to book. Select a date, then fill out all the necessary information, and that’s pretty much it! Please call us if you have any difficulty booking a tour. 215-866-2337 (BEER)

How long are the tours?

Our Original and After Hours tours are approximately 5 hours. The Sip of Philly Tours are approximately 3.5 hours. Times may vary depending on travel time.

What is a beer guide?

Beer Guide /bir ɡīd/ (n.) A clever, intelligent, and charismatic individual who passes on epic and timeless beer knowledge through stories and jokes to eager and enthusiastic tour-goers.

Can you drink in the van?

Drinking is reserved only for the breweries.

What’s included in the price?

Tours are ALL INCLUSIVE! The tour price includes up to 15+ different beers (ranging from 3-16 ounces), a beer food pairing meal, brewery entrance fees, brewery gratuity, and round trip transportation from Reading Terminal.

Where is pick-up?

All public tours pick up from 1227 Filbert Street, between 12th and 13th Streets, in front of the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.

What time is pick-up?

The Brew Van will depart promptly from Filbert Street at the official tour start time. We recommend arriving at the pick up location 10-15 minutes before departure to get checked in. If guests are not at the pick up location by the tour start time, the van will leave without you.

Where should I park if I am driving to the pick up spot?

We suggest parking at the Autopark @ the Gallery Mall at 44 North 9th Street. Rates: For Up to 12 Hours – $19, if you enter after 4PM the rate is only $8. Please see the website for more information about parking rates. AutoParking @ Gallery Mall (6 min walk form the pick up)

What is the minimum number of people that a tour needs to run?

All Philly Brew Tours need a minimum of 4 people to run.

Could my tour get cancelled?

Not likely, but it’s possible. In the event of severe weather or a lack of tour-goers, the tour may be canceled. If there are less than four (4) seats booked for a tour, that tour may be subject to cancellation (so bring all of your friends and family)! If there are less than four (4) seats booked for a tour, we will notify you 48 hours prior to your tour and try to reschedule you to an alternate date/time. If you can’t reschedule, you will receive a full refund.


Can I book the morning of?

If there are seats available, you absolutely can! Please call us to inquire about availability 215-866-2337.

Is tip for your beer guide included in the price?

We only include a pre-paid gratuity for groups of 4 or more people @$10pp (Approx. 10%). If you think your guide was great, we suggest $10-15pp.