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Norseman Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Cool bar!

We went there because I am Norwegian, and visited Minneapolis. This bar has its own destillery... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dan-Erik D
via mobile
out with the boys

at the distillery with the boys we are sampling various types of drinks. Delicious drinks on the... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Braintree, Massachusetts
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Daily Tours, Bottling parties, Daily venue rental. Norseman Distillery, the first micro-distillery in Minneapolis, was founded with principles of using the very best local ingredients to produce small batches of exceptionally fine spirits. From our...more
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451 Taft St NE, Suite 19, South Loading Dock, Minneapolis, MN 55413-2831
+1 612-643-1933
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there because I am Norwegian, and visited Minneapolis. This bar has its own destillery, and makes their own Aquavit. The two versions are a bit different from the Norwegian style. However, the both of them was quite well made. One had a tadte...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dan-Erik D
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

at the distillery with the boys we are sampling various types of drinks. Delicious drinks on the loading dock.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 181billz
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This place is great, lots of different drinks to try and good food to eat. The staff is very friendly and engaging to talk to. They are quick to refill your water or get you another drink. Easy laid back atmosphere.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Funtraveler1313
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Enjoyed much more than Tattersall which gets all the hype. Beautiful place, suitable for date night with fireplaces and candles lit. Also have small plates/snacks. Cocktails interesting.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank shookdc
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

What a fun, “hipster” restaurant and distillery. It is located in an industrial area of Minneapolis (as far as I could tell as a tourist.) You enter through the loading dock area into an open area with tables and booths, a long bar with the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mohsman
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Everything is made from scratch...from the liquor to the drinks to the high end food. Every time I come here they've added more reasons to come back. The vodka, rum and gin are what first impressed me. Then, they brought in mixologists who make all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank John S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The weather was fantastic when I met a friend here for a few drinks so we enjoyed the patio. I tried the Harvest Whiskey($7.25) with a bit of ice and my friend had the Sea Breeze($8) which was very sweet. My whiskey was decent...not amazing,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Norseman is a unique blend of industrial architecture and inventive libations and a newly minted experimental food program. I attended a pop up of a 12 course set menu with beverage pairings. It started around the fire pit where I was served a gespacho bomb...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place with cool art, nice atmosphere, fire outside and of course... in an old delivery ramp which is so hipster. The only downside is the neighborhood which is sorta empty... wish it was closer to places to drink hop around. Each drink was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 13 June 2017

booked a tour about 3months in advance through the online system, when it came time, i was informed at the distillery that tours were not going on that day due to a large party or something, so i tried a sample of the aquavit at...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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