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Quincy Street Distillery

Closed Now: 16:00 - 22:00
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Great Place

I have visited twice and both times I was impressed with the quality of the spirits. Clearly... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Greg M
Craft distiller - Using old world techniques

The owner gave a personal tour which includes history of spirit making and current techniques being... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Tammy D
Aurora, Illinois
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A craft distillery producing hand-made artisan spirits in historic Riverside, Illinois.
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39 E Quincy St, Riverside, IL 60546-2128
+1 708-357-7414
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I have visited twice and both times I was impressed with the quality of the spirits. Clearly, there is great care and passion applied in the distilling process which manifests itself in the final product.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Greg M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great cocktails. Different from mainstream bars. Bartenders are usually enjoyable to talk with. Service can be slow.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank teolson88
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Quincy street is a nice stop off in a visit to the Village of Riverside. The libations are getting better with each new distilled batch and the bartenders in the tasting room have a good selection of some tasty cocktails to make for you. The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The owner gave a personal tour which includes history of spirit making and current techniques being used by this local distiller. Very Informative. The sampling of spirits created onsite is very diverse. Quiet little bar with great drinks! My husband and I visited on a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tammy D
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The wife and I had seen this neat little place on Groupon and thought it sounded interesting. Sign us up! We were on our way! Took the tour and the owner was our guide. Never know how much work goes into making whiskey! Very neat...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BSJ3258
Derrick M, Owner at Quincy Street Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thanks for your visit, and glad you enjoyed the tour. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Our friends live in Berwyn so we thought this would be a fun thing to do close to home. Tiny little distillery, but size does not matter here. Derek, the owner, gives a great tour which covers the history and making of whiskey, among other...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Interest craft spirits in the heart of the town designed by Olmsted. Distilled on premises. Cocktails present the perfect mix of history and new world. Right off the BNSF Riverside stop.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We came here with a Groupon with another couple who have background in science and history. We enjoyed the tour very much. Not much walking, but standing time could be over 1 hour. If you need a seat, it can be arranged. We were planning...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Glenview_mom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quiet drink on nye. Small bar area but is very cozy. Everything was great. The drinks. Atmosphere. Selection of drinks. All great... but the service was slow. Bar tenders took an age to mix our drinks. Will be going back!

Date of experience: January 2017
Reviewed 14 November 2016

About an hour tour with the very knowledgeable Owner and bumped into the head Distiller multiple time during the tour. Very small operation in a couple of small rooms. The tasting room bar is as big as the rest of the distillery. Lot's of fun...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank DanaO_1961
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