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The Newfoundland Distillery Company

Closed Now: 14:00 - 18:00
Open today: 14:00 - 18:00
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With Live Local Music To Boot

We absolutely loved this place, and did a sampling of six distillates along with ample snacks. I... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Mezcal_Tours
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Oaxaca, Mexico
Great atmosphere

Had a wonderful experience there recently. The server was excellent and knowledgable about the... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Anne D
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Saskatoon, Canada
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“tasting bar”(2 reviews)
“soda water”(2 reviews)
“cloudberry”(2 reviews)
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We are the first full distillery in the province and use as many local ingredients as possible to make our hand crafted, copper-stilled spirits. We have a Tasting Room to sample all our spirits or try a cocktail or two. From there you can look into...more
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97 Conception Bay Hwy, Clarke's Beach, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We absolutely loved this place, and did a sampling of six distillates along with ample snacks. I would urge anyone anywhere close to this town to go by for drinks and food. they also sell paraphernalia with their logo on the items including glasses, hoodies,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Had a wonderful experience there recently. The server was excellent and knowledgable about the products. The menu featured several locally made selections, and the option to sample as many of the spirits as you want is a great idea. The cocktail selection was excellent. Enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

We have a summer house close by so decided to try out the distillery when we were hosting relatives for a visit. We ordered gin samplers and a bread/cheese tray. An excellent experience and, following the tastings, we left with several bottles of their gold...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Staff are friendly and helpful. All their products are available at any Liquor outlet. The tasting area has a nice, open, airy, bar like atmosphere, along with a few tables. They have several platters available for clearing the palate and light lunch. Sourdough bread and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We were in the area and dropped by to do a taste testing of some of the spirits distilled there. We first went into the gift shop, where a lady was serving another couple. At no point did she acknowledge our presence, even though we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Peter W, Co-founder at The Newfoundland Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback and I'm very sorry you didn't have a great experience - we do try to welcome everyone by being very hospitable and always chatting about all our spirits. Most of all it should be a happy, social time...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We dropped by early on a Saturday afternoon and had a tasting of the seaweed gin, rhubarb vodka and the rum. Along with the excellent information we got from our server the tasting was a rare treat. Their selection of specialty tonic waters was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HDYoung
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Had read about the Distillery and thought we'd stop by for a tasting. I guess we expected a traditional tasting bar, where you are poured one spirit at a time, told about it, and taste it. This is more like a restaurant set up, where...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Peter W, Co-founder at The Newfoundland Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you very much for your comments and I'm very sorry you weren't offered more information about our spirits, as technically that is what we are there for!! And I'm also sorry about Tasting Room was too warm, it has been very hot this year,...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I read about the seaweed gin but wanted to try it ...Three of us dropped by ..we had seaweed gin ...rhubarb vodka ..juniper cloudberry & savoury gin...and gunpowder rum ...it was a good choice and loved it with the Soda water... the bartender was very...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Heard about this place from another couple we met on our travels ... as a gin drinker I was lured by the novelty of seaweed gin ... but this experience was artisan fine gin, and not novelty at all! Their cloudberry and seaweed gins are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

With a recent double gold medal around the neck of the Seaweed Gin earned at the “Worlds” in San Francisco this is a gem that hasn’t even seen its first anniversary yet. The inside is brimming with ambience as the digital art of one of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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