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45 West Bottle Shop & Bar

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
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Fab time at the gin school

We had the best time at the gin school making our own bottle of gin. The place was fab and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Excellent Service

Great service, excellent cocktails and cute bartender with the cracking beard, Louis, made it the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
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The finest premium retail outlet specialising in quality cocktails and spirits with an in-house bar and private function room.
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4A Hotel Street, Leicester LE1 5AW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the best time at the gin school making our own bottle of gin. The place was fab and the staff were so friendly and helpful. Would definitely do this experience again.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank bailey4990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, excellent cocktails and cute bartender with the cracking beard, Louis, made it the best night in LC in ages! Will be back soon!!!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Plantbasedholly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After doing the gin school we carried on to the partner bar to drink more of the lovely Burleigh’s gin. Tried all varieties across the night but drinking in this tasteful and elegant bar was a great way to end the night. Wish I lived...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Previously this was a really great spot for a cocktail however it has come down hill. After having a whisky based cocktail which tasted primarily of soda water I was offered a new one so I chose a last word. An absolute classic but on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leicesterwino
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, very professional bar staff, prices very reasonable. Centrally located, would visit again .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank emmao2710
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

Won a gin tasting prize at the bar, my friend and I had a wonderful afternoon being guided through the whole range of Burleighs gins, learning about their flavour profiles and how to pair them. The staff were all really lovely and the surroundings are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 92MichelleC
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I visited on the 8/10/18 for a glass of wine and a gin for my partner. It was 20.30 when we arrived. As the only 2 customers we ordered then sat in the window. A few minutes later another staff member arrived. It was the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I've been to 45 West several times now. Great atmosphere and great drinks! Some people will see it as a little pricey but sometimes you have to pay a little more for good quality.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank benf305
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The other half and I popped into 45 West for a late afternoon tipple. Great looking bar which appears to be sponsored or supported by Burleighs...a local gin producer. There is an excellent selection of spirits both to enjoy in the bar or to buy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Moo189
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Excellent selection of gins and spirits, attentive staff, nice place, great atmosphere, highly recommend this city bar

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank scott j
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