Siop Cwrw Bala - Craft Ale Shop
LOTS of welsh ales - bottles and on Cask to take home
Brewer of the Week
Folk Night @STORI - our tap room is now open!
2/3rd pints of our local beer - exquisite pilsner from Geipel.

Stori Beers and Wines

Our independent bottle shop and Tap Room stocks the widest selection of Welsh beers in North Wales! We have specially selected wines, distinctive spirits and liqueurs, and fresh cask ales and beer to drink in or take home by the growler or flagon. Come and visit- there will always be something new to try. We custom make welsh hampers - if you dont see what you want on our product pages give us a call! We also supply to trade - give us a call! 


Brewery Fresh Cask and Keg Craft beer, local ciders and wines on Tap to drink in our cosy tap room or taste and take home by the 1 litre bottle or 1.85 Litre 'Growler' (flagons to us brits)

The bar is open during shop hours and our tap room seats around 20.  To take away, just choose your bottle (from 30p for a 1litre plastic bottle or £3 deposit on our plastic growlers) and fill it full of your favorite. Our Beer fill prices range from £3.30 - £4.90 /litre - thats around £1.90 - £2.75 a pint.

or visit our Bala Shop for local beer wine and spirits  PLUS  Gin tasting hampers, Pamper hampers with fizz and luxurious Welsh products,  a Welsh beer festival in a box.....we have sought out the best of Wales to complement our special drinks and make unique gift experiences. Wedding present? Birthday? Or just a treat for yourself.

Opening Hours. We are currently open 10-6pm Sunday and Monday, 10:30- 6pm Tuesday, 10:30 - 8pm Wed, 10:30 - 9pm Thurs and 10:30 - 9:30 pm Fri and Sat. Our  web shop ( is open as usual for postal and local delivery.  See website for stocklist. Draft beer and malbec by the litre as always. If helpful to pre-order please give us a call. The shop is limited to 4 customers at a time, so no groups possible at the moment sorry.

We will be following the Welsh Government Guidlines for COVID 19, So there will be some changes to our service, and also differences to English Pubs.....
*Please ask to be seated (we need to check we have a table and also that it has been cleaned).
*Please use the hand sanitiser provided upon entry and exiting the premises.
*Track and Trace guidance will be followed. We are required to record your name and contact phone number.
*Table service only  - we will take your order from the table and fetch your drinks for you. Usually we are able to invite you to the bar to have a look at the beer line up, but sometimes the shop is too full to do this - please bear with us!
*The tables have a fixed number of seats to allow us to comply with the guidelines on safer distancing - please do not move tables or chairs. We can currently only accomodate small groups of up to 4
*Please respect social distancing of others at 2 meters.
*We are operating a first come first serve. No bookings required, adults only after 6pm. Outside tables untill 8pm (weather dependent)  and also only seating 4. 
*We only have one Toilet. Please keep an eye out for when it is free - we are not able to allow queing in the corridor, And also please sanitise before and after

We look forward to welcoming you.

Keep safe and well everyone xxx

Keep safe and well everyone xxx





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Saturday, 7 March, 2020 - 20:53
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Thursday, 9 January, 2020 - 20:06
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