Victoria Distillers' new waterfront distillery in Sidney includes a seasonal space for the public to kick back and experience artisan spirits in inventive cocktails. For visitors, the experience of touring the distillery and tasting our spirits neat will carry on in our lounge*, as they watch top bartenders mix, muddle, and shake. Our on-site lounge will also be a site of innovation, as our bartenders experiment with new cocktails and feed back to the development of pioneering spirits. Be sure to visit the retail shop before you leave and take home one of our spirits including our flagship product Victoria Gin or our newest addition the unique Empress Gin.
*The Patio & Lounge are now OPEN!
Tours & tastings are available on the hour from 1-4 pm Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Tours cost $7 for adults and are free for children under 19. They last approximately 45 minutes. Drop-ins are welcome or secure your spot by booking in advance. You can book online with the button below or by phone at (250)544-8217.
Sidney and the Saanich Peninsula features some of the best attractions on Vancouver Island: an award-winning aquarium, an interactive historical museum, an aviation museum, a dynamic community arts centre, an outstanding concert theatre, a seaside sculpture walk, a movie theatre, a bowling alley, whale watching, hiking and biking trails and much more! Sidney is also located a short drive from world-renowned Butchart Gardens and the Butterfly Gardens.