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Brewery Tour

Embark on a fascinating brewery tour at Dead Centre Brewing, where the craft of beer-making comes alive. Our guided tours offer a deep dive into the brewing process, from the raw ingredients to the finished pint. You’ll witness first-hand the care and expertise that goes into every batch.

How Many?

At Dead Centre Brewing, we offer an intimate and engaging brewery tour experience tailored for groups up to 15 people. This ensures a personal touch and ample opportunity for each guest to immerse themselves in the brewing process, engage with our brewers, and enjoy the craft beer tasting in a cozy and inclusive setting.

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Group Tours

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Stag and Hen Dos

 Begin your festivities with a guided tour, diving into the craft of beer-making. Sample the finest brews straight from the source in a tasting session that promises laughter and cheer. With customisable packages, whether it’s a laid-back afternoon savoring hops or an evening bash with a frothy pint in hand, Dead Centre Brewing tailors your experience to be as unique as the groom-to-be. Raise a toast to the man of the hour amidst the clinking of glasses and the shared stories at Athlone’s premier craft beer destination. Here’s to a Stag Party that’s truly centre stage!

Stag Party     Hen Party

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Birthday Parties

From lively discussions on malt intricacies to snapping pictures with bespoke brews, we ensure every moment is soaked in fun. Personalise the event with food pairings and craft beer selections that reflect the birthday girl’s taste. At Dead Centre Brewing, we’re not just about exceptional beer; we’re about creating moments that ferment into cherished memories for you and your friends. Here’s to a birthday bash as extraordinary as the lady of honour!

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Corporate Parties

Our venue is the perfect backdrop for a corporate gathering that combines business with pleasure. Whether it’s celebrating milestones, forging new partnerships, or simply stepping away from the boardroom, Dead Centre Brewing ensures your event is executed with the same precision and passion that we pour into every pint. Elevate your corporate party with a touch of craft, class, and exclusivity, and leave with spirits as enriched as our brews.

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Tours

Our venue is the perfect backdrop for a corporate gathering that combines business with pleasure. Whether it’s celebrating milestones, forging new partnerships, or simply stepping away from the boardroom, Dead Centre Brewing ensures your event is executed with the same precision and passion that we pour into every pint. Elevate your corporate party with a touch of craft, class, and exclusivity, and leave with spirits as enriched as our brews.

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Educational Tours

This is an opportunity for enthusiasts like you to connect with the intricate craft behind the pint. Our expert brewers lead you through the heart of our operation, revealing the secrets behind the perfect brew—from the selection of hops to the science of fermentation. Engage with hands-on demonstrations, ask in-depth questions, and deepen your understanding of the subtleties that define craft beer.

 

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Group Dining

Dead Centre Brewing has reimagined the brunch scene in Athlone with its Bottomless Brunch. The menu features a selection of cocktails, including our signature AM Bawn, alongside all the classic brunch favorites. Indulge in fluffy pancake stacks drizzled with maple syrup, paired with crispy Horan’s bacon, or opt for our Avocado and Eggs atop thick-cut Magico Sourdough.
Guests can also enjoy a range of exquisite coffees, freshly prepared by our in-house barista at Dead Centre’s Brunch.
Our dining space is bright and welcoming, offering unmatched views of the River Shannon – making it the ideal spot to experience Brunch at Dead Centre.
We welcome payments via all major credit/debit cards, cash, and gift vouchers at Dead Centre Brewing.

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Group Tour & Dining

We operate a very casual, laid-back and easy going taproom.
We are operating on a reservation basis and a booking is highly recommended but not essential.
Walk-ins are welcome and we will accommodate wherever possible. For group sizes over 6, please email bookings@deadcentrebrewing.com
IMPORTANT ALLERGEN INFORMATION: Before you book, please note that at Dead Centre, we make our pizza dough fresh in-house. As such, we highly recommend that those who suffer from a sever gluten intolerance (Coeliac Disease) DO NOT dine with us. In this environment, cross-contamination is extremely difficult to avoid.

Private Hire

Discover the perfect setting for your forthcoming event at Dead Centre Brewing, where we offer our brewery for private hire. Boasting a unique ambiance with an industrial-chic aesthetic and splendid views of the River Shannon, our venue promises an unforgettable occasion. Whether it’s for business events, private celebrations, or special festivities, we provide a versatile backdrop tailored to your specific requirements. Enjoy the exclusivity of a craft brewery at your disposal, guaranteeing a distinctive and memorable experience for you and your guests.

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Testimonials

Our Dead Centre Brewing Tour was so interesting, the beer and pizza after? UNREAL!
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Gemma Nolen
Friendly and nice location in Athlone
Saw this restaurant recommended on TikTok and as we were in town decided to give it a go.
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Nicola r
Very good experience
Beautiful place nice environment very friendly helpful staff.
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903truth
Lovely food & great service
Group of 5 all had Pizza. We all agreed it was delicious. Lovely staff great atmosphere.
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Ontheway09
Good Brew & Pizza
Excellent choices of their own craft beers and pizza.
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Sandra H
Don't be hungry
Lovely variety of draught and bottled craft beers. Lovely setting and views of the Shannon.
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FAQs

Dead Centre is a large space and can cater for groups several hundred patrons strong. For group bookings over 70 people, we do require a full private rental.

Although there is essentially no minimum spend, we do require a commitment on both numbers and the selection of a menu. The fee for food will be charged at the number of people booked, not at the number of people who actually attend. This is to facilitate food ordering and prep by our chefs.

We do have several options dedicated to larger groups in relation to menu, tour and package options. Please contact us for more info.

A private dining area is available for groups of 30 or more. Or reservations team will be happy to help with private dining options.

In most circumstances, no there is not. In some instances (eg where a specific entertainment or audio-visual request is made) a deposit may be required.

We try our best to have our talented chefs cater for every dietary option. When booking, our staff will seek information on any known allergies or specific dietary needs so that each can be catered for.

Absolutely. We are happy to keep flowers and cakes refrigerated ahead of any special occasion. You are also welcome to decorate your area. Some restrictions do apply here, but our staff will help guide you on what is possible. We are also happy to point you to local suppliers.

We do not apply any service charge on larger bookings.

Customers are asked to please cancel at least one week in advance. Any deposit that has been paid is non-refundable (as this will have been used for third party providers). Any booking cancelled less than 7 days in advance may still be charged for  purchases/preparation made in good faith.

Yes. We have a network of big screens which can be used to mirror displayed content. We also have a sound system that covers the entire building (including smoking areas and toilets). We also supply a pair of wire less microphones for events that require PA or loudspeaker systems

For larger groups we use set menus to streamline kitchen efficiency and improve diner experience. If you would like to pre-order, we can accommodate this.

There is not. Larger groups can enter via either our front entrance on Strand Street) or via the deck (riverside). For private hire events, the decking entrance from Custume Place will remain locked and the entire group will enter via the front entrance on Strand Street.