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Plymouth Gin Distillery

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Address: 60 Southside Street | Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth PL1 2LQ, England
Phone Number:
+44 1752 665292
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Gin Distillery that offers a variety of three different tours, shop and...

Gin Distillery that offers a variety of three different tours, shop and cocktail lounge Booking advisable for tours

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US$319.03*
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Historic Plymouth luxury one-day private guided tour from Cornwall
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Historic Plymouth luxury one day private guided tour from Devon

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Gin fans don't miss this place

Plymouth Gin has been around for many many years however it has seen a strong come back over the previous ten years or so. It is an excellent place to visit and understand the art... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
SWcouple
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Oxford
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Could not believe that the bar man literally interrupted a conversation I was having with my partner and told me I was wrong and that I shouldn't talk about politics on a date before claiming that Japan isn't in the far east. Unbelievable.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Plymouth Gin has been around for many many years however it has seen a strong come back over the previous ten years or so. It is an excellent place to visit and understand the art of gin making!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Gin Distillery is certainly an interesting visit. You get to see the world famous Plymouth Gin in production. Take the tour and then enjoy an amazing meal on site. World class catering in an historic setting.

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Thank Markfp1966
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We received lots of historical details regarding the foundation and evolution of the distillery. Host was very nice and helpful. At the end of the tour we got details regarding the ingredients that are used and as well we were able to taste the two types of gin - slow gin and army strong gin. As it was Christmas period,... More 

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Tavistock, Devon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic tour, courtesy of our hostess Pippa. It starts with a great summary of the history of Plymouth Gin followed by an explanation of the distillation process in the distillery. Then you move through to the Gin Palace; a fabulous setting for the tasting activity amongst 400+ gins. And the final activity of producing you own gin is a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found out lots of interesting facts about the history and production of Plymouth Gin. Our guide answered questions knowledgeably and we enjoyed the tasting.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A family visit to discover the delights and mysteries of Plymouth Gin. A great tour,(thank you Pippa) and a lovely touch to provide a refund for my Niece, who was unable to join us. Enjoyed the deep leather sofa's in the bar. Sampled the Gin and the Sloe Gin, both unique and mellow in flavour. With the increase in the... More 

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Rose M, VC Supervisor at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Pleased you enjoyed your visit, have a lovely Christmas. More 

Tiverton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

A tour of the distillery was booked for me as a fun surprise. I didn't really know what to expect, but it was brilliant! I learnt so many genuinely interesting facts about gin and the Plymouth distillery. You get a full tour, a taste of their standard and sloe gin. Plus a free gin and tonic at the end! The... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I am not happy to mark down a local attraction as there are few enough world class things to see in Plymouth, but someone needs to sort this out and improve the experience for visitors. The instructions ask you to be there ten minutes before the tour starts but this only means ten minutes of hanging around unsure of where... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I had a fantastic time and learned so much about the making of gin. We did a taste test of 5 different gins, and the 1 I hated turned out to be the 1 I drink , goes to show how the choice of tonic plays a big part in changing the original taste. Went to the bar after and... More 

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