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Deacon Giles Distillery

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Off the beaten path and totally worth it!

This place was a nice break from the tourist areas of Salem. It's off the beaten path and not... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Jackson, Mississippi
Great tour and generous samples

I live very close to this place and couldn't believe it has been around for 2 years. Could be it... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
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Deacon Giles Distillery is Salem's first distillery in more than 100 years. We produce high quality, hand crafted spirits. Our tasting room, 'The Speakeasy Lab', is open to the public for cocktails, tastings, tours and retail sales.
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75 Canal St, Salem, MA 01970-4886
+1 978-306-6675
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This place was a nice break from the tourist areas of Salem. It's off the beaten path and not really central to downtown Salem but it's worth the trek. It's barely a mile from Max's house in Hocus Pocus (off Ocean Ave) so go ahead...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I live very close to this place and couldn't believe it has been around for 2 years. Could be it doesn't have a lot of signage. Great tasting room with amazing concoctions. Had a special drink called "Smoke on the Water" prepared by bartender which...More

Thank Rempt2
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Lucky for us there exist breweries wineries and now Distilleries. Top of the line Gin, Vodka and Rum are distilled in this lovely restored space. They then use these spirits to mix up some awesome hand crafted cocktails. Enough said.

Thank sherman220
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Deacon Giles is a great gem to visit when in Salem. The distillery makes great rums, gin, and vodka. The tasting room is a cozy bar, that has a nice chill vibe. The bartenders are very friendly and knowledgeable. There are tours of the distilling...More

Thank Josue C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Say the reviews on TA and noticed there was a Groupon so we figured why not. This is a very nice and laid back speakeasy bar. The owner and workers were great to take to and they came up with some great drinks. Make sure...More

Thank cindym82
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This is a great spot to come for an after dinner drink without going to a typical bar. A lot of distilleries are only open in the afternoons for tours and tastings, but this place is open into the evening so you can have your...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in because we had a Groupon for a tour, tasting, and rocks glasses. They only do tours on weekends (I bought the Groupon for our planned trip in June that would have been over a weekend and had to reschedule to August due...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My favorite stop in Salem. This gin distillery had an excellent selection of gin and rum crafted cocktails made by knowledgeable bartenders. I had Rosemary's Baby which is easily among the best gin drinks I've ever had. Make sure to stop here for an intimate...More

Thank T-bee87
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My wife and I visited the distillery in April while spending time in Salem. This is such a great place. First, it is tucked back up a street and finding the distillery adds to the mystique of this place! We opted for the tour and...More

1  Thank krazykevy
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It can be hard to find, it is on a residential street so park in salem and walk, its not far. They serve the liquor that they brew there along with cocktails made for them. They are all very good. The spiced rum is not...More

Thank briardragon
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