Ainsty Ales is an Independent Brewery & Taproom that serves up the taste of the York & Ainsty Wapentake, using traditional brewing methods with only the finest ingredients to create award-winning craft beers.
Coming Back Soon - Taproom
As soon as restrictions are eased the Brewery Taproom will open every Friday from 3-9pm & Saturday from 1-6pm. Serving your favourite Ainsty Ales, local Gins & Ciders as well as regular Live-Music on offer and tasty food options every other week.
We will of course ensure the tighest and most up to date COVID-19 guidelines are followed.
Buy our Beers Online
You can now enjoy the taste of the York Wapentake in your own home, with delivery anywhere in the UK. Including four specially-selected canned beers in cases of 12, all Vegan-friendly and packed full of flavour!
Discover Our Growler Club
Take home four pints of hand-pulled Ainsty Ales in your very own Wapentake Growler. Pick up yours on a Friday at either the Drive-Thru or Taproom. Filled for just £10 and your Ninth fill is on us!
Our Taproom will be closed from Fri 6th Nov
Following government guidance the Ainsty Ales Taproom is currently closed. We will reopen as soon as government guidance allows us to.
The 7th (nearly) annual Coptoberfest will return in 2021. Make sure to keep checking back for the latest news.