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Plymouth Gin Distillery

60 Southside Street | Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth PL1 2LQ, England
+44 1752 665292
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Gin Distillery that offers a variety of three different tours, shop and cocktail lounge Booking advisable for tours
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great tour” (42 reviews)
“cocktail bar” (45 reviews)
“minute tour” (27 reviews)
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60 Southside Street | Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth PL1 2LQ, England
+44 1752 665292
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at 3:30 just in time to take the last tour that day (though I think normally the last tour is 4:30). Tickets cost £7 per adult. The tour was led by a young man who knew his stuff, firstly we heard about the...More

2  Thank PattiP_01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can only comment on the cocktail bar and restaurant but wasn't disappointed with either. Friendly staff at the bar who would make up any drink you liked if you didn't want to choose from the vast array of gin-based cocktails on the menu. Great...More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really interesting tour, with great samples! We did the cheaper guided tour filled with genuinely interesting talks. Really recommend popping in. Also highly recommend the bar upstairs.

Thank cre0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booking through the website was easy, although it’s a very popular tour so book in advance. The tour was compact, but informative. You learn a lot about gin and how it is made, as well as the history behind the brand. Getting to sample the...More

2  Thank Boyrista
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Plymouth Gin Distillery is close to the Barbican which is fascinating in itself! But take time to go on the tour of the distillery and take a meal in the wonderful restaurant - great food at great prices. If you simply want to stay...More

1  Thank Buttonhole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the 40 minute guided talk - really interesting by a very knowledgable young man. On another visit I would like to do one of the other tours. Thoroughly enjoyed it, thank you! My only niggle - the bar staff had lovely t-shirts on,...More

1  Thank GSBristol
Rose M, other at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are looking into the T Shirts that the bar wear. Please keep an eye on our website. Pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a 40 minute tour and it was great. My husband and I love gin and sadly Plymouth gin has always been one we walk past. It was great hearing about the history and trying a sample. Smelling the different aromas was great. We...More

1  Thank kimpy84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A cheeky weekend break away with friends for husbands birthday we chose to take a Connoisseur Tour at the Plymouth Gin Distillery. I cannot recommend it enough. Our tour guide Pippa was excellent, not only was she extremely knowledgeable about her subject she was brilliant...More

2  Thank Lu2018
Rose M, other at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a great birthday present and so pleased to hear you enjoyed yourself. I shall pass your comments on to Pippa.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the Masters Tour with Naomi as our tour guide. Exceeded expectations, thoroughly enjoyed ourselves with the tour made fun by Naomi. Would happily go again!

1  Thank John N
Rose M, other at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. It makes a difference when the team really enjoy the job.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner went on a tour and it was fantastic. Pippa was are tour guide and she was fantastic telling us about Gin making and history of the place.

1  Thank sarahcN1300FP
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4 February 2018|
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Response from DandR-Exeter | Reviewed this property |
The main difference is that you get to make your own gin on the £40 one. On the £7 one you just get a free G & T or a miniature to take home It’s a slightly longer tour but think the £7 one was very good.
Allie H
28 April 2017|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
Take away a 20cl bottle.
14 April 2017|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
They start at 10.30 and are half past every hour. I would advise booking as we are extremely busy.