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Margaret River Distilling Co. is currently open! Bookings are recommended for weekends and groups of over 6 x people, otherwise, walk-ins are available.

Margaret River Distilling Company

Sunday to Thursday, 10am - 6pm. Friday & Saturday, 10am - 7pm.
Maxwell Street, Carters Rd, Margaret River WA 6285
  • Bar
  • Children's Menu
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Licensed
  • Gluten Free
  • Local Produce
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor seating (beer garden, alfresco)
  • Paid Tastings
  • Restaurant
  • Table service
  • Vegan options
  • Seated Tastings
  • Dine In
    Dine In
  • Workshops & Classes
    Workshops & Classes
Current Menu

Margaret River Distilling Company is the home of Giniversity Gin, and sister distillery to Great Southern Distilling Company in Albany which produces the award-winning Limeburners, Tiger Snake and Dugite Whiskies.

Tucked away amongst the native Peppermint trees, Margaret River Distilling Company is based in the heart of Margaret River just a short stroll from the centre of town. Enjoy a delicious meal and a tasting flight of premium spirits, or one of their scrumptious cocktails.

Locally roasted coffee and a selection of local beers and wines are also available.

Master Distiller and Founder Cameron Syme has been distilling premium craft spirits since 2005, for the most part in Albany until Margaret River Distilling Company officially opened for business in November 2015. 

All products produced are available to taste in the venue, offering casual tavern-style dining all day in a lush forest backdrop and just a short walk from the town centre. With an extensive range of tastings available there is sure to be something for everyone, including Single Malt Whisky, American style Whiskey, Gin, Vodka, and other special limited edition spirits. To satisfy every need there is also a range of locally-sourced beer, wine, cider, coffee, and an all-day menu to keep the whole family happy. Plus they are dog-friendly!

If you have ever wanted to be a Distiller for a day, then the Giniversity experiences are the perfect way to give it a try. The Blending class takes you through the history of gin, learn spirit-making practices, sample the Giniversity range, and then design and blend your own bespoke recipe. Each participant then takes home their own custom 500ml bottle of gin. 

Accommodation is available at the adjoining Riverglen Chalets, which is located just across the brook. For bookings and enquiries visit the website or call 08 9757 9351.

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Google Reviews

The food is absolutely awesome. The gins are also amazing. If you are down here its within walking distance from marg river central. I wholly recommend it. Helen Fletcher
Friendly staff and nice atmosphere. The food was good classic modern menu with a bit of everything. The pizza was good but the chips could be better Jonathon Tins
Great service, atmosphere and food. Everything we've tried has been absolutely delicious. Children's nature-based playspace outside. Johanna van der Plas
Dog friendly and relaxed vibe. $4 for most 15ml gin tasting. Walkable to Margaret River town centre and good food options, but we didn't order food. Meow
Amazing service and had a great experience trying out the gins! The food was fresh and the goat's cheese was yummy! Would definitely recommend to book first! Great indoor and outdoor seating area and close to the town center. Will definitely return. K Rai
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