FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q. Is your patio open?
A. Yes, our outdoor spacious patio is open every Thursday through Sunday from 11am to 9pm. No reservations are required. The patio availability is weather dependent as our patio space is not covered. New this year: we added a new beer garden with some covered space for you to enjoy on a first come first basis (if no private event is taking place). Our beer garden has tuilips and daffodils in the Spring, Lavender in the early summer and Sunflowers later in the summer. We welcome you to wander through the garden.
Q. Can we enjoy the beer garden?
A. Yes you can enjoy our beer garden. Our garden is filled with tulips and daffodils in the spring, lavender in the early summer followed by sunflowers. We invite you to walk around or sit in the beer garden. We only ask that you do not take glassware to the garden, which also means no flights or cider’s are permitted. Please advise our staff and they will pour your beer into a plastic glass. The garden also has two private event spaces. If there are no events or we are preparing for one, we invite you to use this space as well.
Q. Are you taking reservations?
A. Not at this time. We will seat you on a first come, first serve basis. We would kindly ask you to limit your visit to 1.5 hours in order for us to clean the area properly before the next guest arrives. We recommend giving us a call (705) 298-0204 to check how busy we are.
Q. What if there is a line-up?
A. We ask that you be patient. We have made a number of enhancements to minimize any wait time. If you did have to wait we will text you when your table is available so you can enjoy a pint of beer in our beer garden while you wait. If you are in line, to stay safe, we would ask you stand 2m apart.
Q. Can I walk in the hop-yards?
A. Yes, you are welcome to enjoy the hop-yard beside our beer garden. We ask that you do not venture into other hop-yards as we these are our production crops and they have to be protected so that we can ensure we have great hops to make beer. We also want to keep you safe from our commercial machinery.
Q. How many people per table?
A. Under stage one, we will accommodate parties of 4 per table unless you are from the same household. When we move to stage 2 we will be able to expand parties to 6. per table. Parties larger than that will not be permitted to sit together.
Q. Do I need to wear a face covering?
A. Yes, when you are in any public indoor space (such as washrooms or placing an order), a face covering is required according to the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.
Q. What precautions are you taking to maintain social distance?
A. Following recommendations provided by the Ontario Government we will be taking the following precautions:
- Contact tracing upon arrival
- All tables will be placed a minimum of 2m apart
- Social distancing markers will be clearly marked on the ground
- Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) is worn by staff and hand sanitizer is available for guests
- We try to minimize the amount of contact with glassware and dishes and kindly ask you to put them in the bus bins provided after you enjoy your food and drink.
- All tables and chairs are thoroughly sanitized between guest visits. We do encourage you to limit your stay to 1.5 hours so other guests can enjoy
- Our washrooms and service areas will be sanitized hourly
- We also encourage guests to do their best in maintaining social distance when passing through the patio area
Q.Do you serve anything other than beer?
A. Yes! We have non-alcoholic drinks including Coke, Diet Coke. Ginger Ale, Apple Juice and Iced Tea as well as bottled water, tea and coffee. We have water stations available on the patio for you to help yourself to. We also sell a local cider from Heritage Estates.
Q. Do you fill growlers or howlers?
A. Sorry, we are currently not offering growler or howler fills due to regulations. Once we are permitted to, we have Quayle’s Brewery howlers (900ml) for sale that can be refilled or you can bring your own.
Q. Do you rent your space?
A. We do! When the province moves to the next stages where people can gather in larger groups, we will have our space available for rental. We have a variety of unique spaces available both inside and outside to accomodate weddings, birthdays, corporate functions and more for group sizes betweeen 25 and 150. It is important to book early. To learn more about our spaces and availability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Are kids welcome?
A. Yes! We welcome all of you. We have high chairs available and a change table in our bathroom.
Q. Can I bring my dog?
A. Yes, our patio is dog friendly. We have bowls of water available as we know they get thirsty too! We do ask you to keep your dog on a leash while on our premises and pick up after them, if necessary
Q. Do you have free wifi?
A. Yes, we have free wifi for you to check your email, upload to your social media or check out our menu online. Wifi and the password are posted in the tap room.
Q. Where do I park?
A. We have a parking lot for 40 cars as soon as you enter our parking area. This year we added overflow parking in our back field. Please look for the signs. In addition, we have 2 handicap spaces available up near the brewery. We ask that you do not block the driveway as it is for fire route access.
Q. What hours is your kitchen open until?
A. Our kitchen is open during our patio hours, but closes 30 minutes before the taproom. During the Lockdown our kitchen is closed.
Q. Do you offer vegetarian/vegan dishes
A. Yes we do. We offer a wonderful menu with fresh, vibrant and bold flavours. We support local farmers and buy local whenever we can. We will rotate our menu seasonally. Our menu is available here.
Q. Do you cook with nuts?
A. No. In fact, our kitchen is peanut, tree nut and sesame free. We take allergies very seriously. Please inform your server if you have any food allergies.
Q. Do you sell Merchandise?
A. Yes, we have amazing t-shirts, caps, BBQ apron and 3 different glassware options available for sale online or on-site. For a complete list of items of items visit the Buy Our Merch page.
Q. How can I pay?
A. We offer many choices. We prefer Debit and Credit. We accept Debit, Visa and MasterCard. We will accept cash as well.
ONLINE SHOP FAQ
Q. Can I purchase beer online and pick up in-store?
A. Yes. Order online and select Buy Our Beer to see our selection of beer sold by the can. Pick-up is available Wednesday anytime between 11AM and 5PM and Thursday through Sunday anytime between 11am and 9pm. We offer same day pick up on orders.
Q. Can I come inside to order my beer during the Lockdown?
A. Yes. Our tap room is open Wednesday between 11AM and 5PM and Thursday through Sunday 11AM to 9PM. You can come inside and we would be happy to help you select your beer.
Q. Do you deliver beer?
A. Yes. We offer shipping anywhere in Ontario. You can order online and choose “shipping” at check-out. Our shipping fee is $15 flat for your first box (up to 24 cans). There is an additional $10 fee for each additional box. Our orders are shipped via Swiftpost (Canpar or ICS). A valid 19+ government-issued photo ID must be presented at time of delivery.
Q. Do you offer the same beers online as in the tap room?
A. We only offer a limited selection by can. In our tap room we have a 14 taps with a diverse selection of fresh new beers on a regular basis everything from bright pilsners and lagers to hazy IPA’s, approachable sours and creamy nitro porters. If you have questions about your order, send an email to email@example.com
Q. Can I purchase products and hold them or combine with a future purchase?
A. If you place an order, we will hold it for you until you pickup. If you want to place additional orders you can combine the orders by making a note of your other order # in our comment box. We will store them together.