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The Oxford Artisan Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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The Oxford Artisan Distillery (TOAD) welcomes visitors to its distillery, in the heart of Oxford, for a behind-the-scenes experience where you can discover our approach to craft distilling using sustainably farmed populations of heritage grain and...more
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South Park Cheney Lane | Old Depot, South Park, Oxford OX3 7QJ, England
+44 1865 767918
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day out at TOAD, plenty of interesting information and tasty drinks 😋. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank danielrM64SI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great tour. We got picked up from Oxford by the Toad Bus and transported back which was a great bonus as it is a way out without transport. The tour was very interesting and informative. The stills are extremely impressive and hearing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 311deanak
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

We were shown around by one of the three founders. Saw the lab, distillery and shop. Everything was explained in extensive detail and we were told many interesting facts about the industry. The tour guide was excellent and the tasting at the end was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Angus B
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

I bought my friend a voucher for her birthday to take a tour of the distillery and I gained some bonus friend points as the tour was amazing. The lady (I can't remember her name unfortunately!) Who ran the tour was brilliant and I learnt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hannah_wright_92
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The tour was excellent....very informative, very relaxed, lots of nice tasters with the opportunity to buy. Small group so lots of fun. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda R
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Great tour. Enjoyed hearing the story about how the distillery was set up and how it's different to the many other craft distilleries that have sprung up recently. We learnt about the grain to glass process, got to see the laboratory and the distillery with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carol16
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Beautifully crafted stills, use of local grain for the process, cool people, and very good gin! What more could you ask for?

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HeatherM2000
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Visited TOAD today and what a pleasant surprise. Our tour guide (one of the owners) was great - really insightful and knew his stuff. The distillery is amazing - completely environmentally friendly and sustainable and the history, super interesting. We've been on a few distillery...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lilybethp100
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Really impressed with TOAD today - despite not expecting us (due to us having booked a tour on a day on which there were not supposed to be any tours!), they still managed to give us a really great tour, full of interesting snippets. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank alexbC8751TD
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Took this tour as part of a friend’s birthday weekend. It was informative, fun & with plenty of samples. The range of drinks being made & the use of ancient grains in making them was fascinating. Can’t recommend this enough. A bold and daring addition...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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31 October 2018|
Response from tag0rer | Property representative |
Hi , I am sorry we are full on Saturday, we have space on Sunday. We are 1.8 miles from the centre and there are regular buses from the centre.
margarita b
21 July 2018|
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Response from tag0rer | Property representative |
Hi I am sorry we have an event on the 28th so have no tours on Saturday. However the event is open to the Public it costs £5 and includes talks and the absinthe launch
24 June 2018|
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Response from tag0rer | Property representative |
Hi a standard tour costs £20 and lasts between 45mins and an hour and includes a tasting