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Key West First Legal Rum Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Great people; even better rum

We had a blast and got to hang out with great people while learning a lot in the process. We went... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
You have to go and get a taste!

We discovered the distillery by accident - left tipsy! You can just walk into the distillery, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Free Tour's at 1pm 3pm and 4pm and now MOJITO CLASS Monday, weds, Friday and Sat at 4:30!Key wests first craft distillery in history for the Florida keys . Free rum tastings and tours are provided daily from 10pm-9pm Monday thru Sunday . Many types...more
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105 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-6626
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a blast and got to hang out with great people while learning a lot in the process. We went at 4p on a Friday and then got to stay for the mojito class as well. I just wish that they could ship back...More

Thank JayhawkCA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered the distillery by accident - left tipsy! You can just walk into the distillery, the staff is welcoming and willing to explain processes etc. There is also a gift shop and a small bar, of course! Many options of tasting. Really a nice...More

Thank Philipp171
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought I knew all there was to know about rum until I visited the Key West Rum Distillery. We signed up for the tour and tasting. Enjoyed the history lesson, tour of the small facility and bottling room. We tasted three rums which are...More

Thank dpedersen818
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just happened to be passing and popped in out of curiosity. We normally drink Scottish whisky. We got a talk about the distillery from a very enthusiastic and informative guy. We learnt a lot! We opted for the shot glass and tasted pretty much everything....More

Thank barbaravR8412NN
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

The Groupon was $17 for two which allowed us each a goody bag with rum and coke and two shot samples before the door. Friendly staff and fun experience!

Thank sassysaint
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to check out! Cool to learn about rum as well as taste the different kinds of rum! The people there are very knowledgeable and fun! It's a great place to check out...I found myself checking it out on a rainy afternoon and was...More

Thank Lindzard81
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This was a brief, friendly tour in one room, so for anyone who's not a fan of walking tours, this is your place! There was some fun history, and each tour includes one tasting (you can buy a glass for $11 to taste all of...More

Thank bekahchica
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I visited Key West First Legal Rum Distillery and had a fantastic time! They take the time to explain the distillation process and what makes their rum so smooth. Staff is super friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank margaret701
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The distillery man explained all about kegs, processing, bottling etc. He showed rum being rocked in a clear vat. Outside the area were several choices of rum to sample. They also had the most wonderful bread soaked in rum. We purchased banana nut, & pina...More

Thank luckyg215
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

History was very good about rum on the island. Richard quite knowledgeable and explained process in great detail, but this rum was not my taste. See sampled 4 and coconut was favorite. 🍷🍷

Thank markhR6849EI
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Chris F
29 October 2018|
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Response from markhR6849EI | Reviewed this property |
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21 September 2018|
Response from TwoWheelsOnly | Reviewed this property |
We live in state and always drive down, so bringing it home isn't a problem, but in the event that they don't (and I would imagine they do), you can purchase online.
Chris F
27 August 2018|
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Response from paulmenta | Property representative |
Yes all under 21 persons are allowed as long as They are with a Adult :)