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Headframe Spirits

21 S. Montana St., Butte, MT 59701
406-299-2886
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Ranked #2 of 5 Activities in Butte
Type: Distilleries
Owner description: Founded on a passion for Butte and for great spirits, Headframe Spirits is proud to produce distilled spirits in uptown Butte. We're easily located... more » Owner description: Founded on a passion for Butte and for great spirits, Headframe Spirits is proud to produce distilled spirits in uptown Butte. We're easily located on the corner of Montana & Galena with parking on both sides of our building. Our tasting room is open 10-8 Monday thru Saturday and 12-5 on Sunday. Swing in to samples some spirits and to immerse yourself in Butte's history and culture. Our knowledgable tasting room staff will happily make you a cocktail or two and share some of the stories from Butte's colorful past. We're family friendly, with a fun selection of non-alcoholic beverages to choose from. While we don't serve food in the tasting room, don't be shy about grabbing lunch or dinner from one of our local restaurants and bringing it in!Call ahead to schedule a tour! « less
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English first
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Went in on advice from a local and was really pleased. Have an old school bar for you to chill and have a cocktail or sample spirits at. I picked up a bottle of their Neversweat Bourbon and Orphan Girl. Will be back!!

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Tampa, FL
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Have a drink or two in the middle of a bunch of cool history. Headframe makes excellent vodka, whiskey and gin, and the cocktail menu is diverse and top-notch. Can get noisy and the lone bartender can get busy but, hey, you're having drinks and chilling out in a historic building at a historic bar... Enjoy the unique experience.

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Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

They have a wide variety of cocktails based on their vodka, gin, bourbon and bourbon cream liquor. Try the Orphan Girl (cream bourbon and root beer.) Good to Know: Montana's distillery service laws allow you to only have two drinks per day at a distillery. Each drink can only have one ounce of alcohol

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Great Falls, Montana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We'd been wanting to visit Headframe Spirits for awhile, and we finally had the chance during the MT Folk Festival! Fun, fun, fun! I had a couple of their lemon and basil flavored cocktails including the martini. It was a gorgeous drink and very delicious! Even though the place was packed, the service was very good. We loved our visit... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is a super cool place with home made whiskey's, gin and vodka. If you are a gin drinker check out Anselmo. A superb craft gin with great history. My purchase made it safely back into Canada on a motorcycle!

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Pahrump, Nevada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I liked the atmosphere, but the seating was "awkward" in that the tables were for 6 or more people, with no place for couples. A person was singing and playing a guitar the night we visited. It was noisy and crowded, so we didn't stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I love visiting Headframe when I am in Butte! I always have to stock up on Orphan Girl for my friends and I! The staff is always friendly and giving us advice on new drinks. The history behind the spirit names, the building and bar are a great way to take in a tiny bit of Butte history!

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Courtney M, Owner at Headframe Spirits, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. We love what we do and love the chance to share it with the world! If you live in Montana, you can find our spirits on the shelf at your favorite liquor store. If they don't have it, just ask! We're available throughout the state. Cheers, Courtney More

Butte, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Great staff, great drinks, great atmosphere. Lavender Martini is my drink of choice, but they are all great. Also kid friendly, it's not a bar so it's not strange to see people bring their kids or even dogs into here. All set in historic uptown Butte in a building that some say it's haunted. Two drink limit so make sure... More

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Hemet
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

If you're in Butte, this place is a must! The drinks are great. I normally just get a whiskey sour, pretty darn good. Most of my girl friends enjoy the "dirty girl" tastes very similar to a root beer float. Not my thing, a bit too sweet, but I highly recommend them if you like sweet drinks! Like others have... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

.I had to bring my honey here from Seattle to experiancr the BLISS himself......I LOVE THE CREAMED BORBON AND THE REGULAR - Best. Manhattan ever. I love the feel oftbe place and everyone was real nice. It a hit this trip will make twice. WELL WORTH IT IF YOU LIKE GOOD BURBON

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Courtney M, Owner at Headframe Spirits, responded to this review

Tracy, thanks for the great words. So glad you enjoyed your Manhattan--we take those pretty seriously around here. We're looking forward to seeing you on your next visit! More

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