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Chesapeake Bay Distillery

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A great tasting experience!

We had the pleasure of visiting the Chesapeake Bay Distillery during a recent trip to Virginia... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Great Gem near the beach

We could not have asked for a better tasting experience - one of the most unique we've ever been... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2018
Birmingham, AL
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“infused vodka”(4 reviews)
Chesapeake Bay Distillery is a locally owned and operating distillery featuring handcrafted spirits. We offer product tastings and retail sales for our featured products. We currently produce Spirits of the Blue Ridge Vodka, Ghost Pepper Vodka...more
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437 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3442
+1 757-498-4210
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the pleasure of visiting the Chesapeake Bay Distillery during a recent trip to Virginia Beach! The tasting room is fairly small, but the staff makes up for it with fantastic attitudes and great interactions! My husband and I shared two samplings of 4...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank crookedhalo
Reviewed November 16, 2018

We could not have asked for a better tasting experience - one of the most unique we've ever been to. The story of the products and the taste were equally impressive. I became in instant fan and our stocked bar is evidence of how much...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tjinAlabama
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Nice and clean with sparking clean apparatus that could be seen form the viewing window, this distillery has usual flavors of bourbons - one even smells like marijuana according to the staff. The pourings are generous, but limited to one per day. The also have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for a tasting during the week and enjoyed ourselves.!When our family and friends came in for the weekend we decided to make this a stop to share our experience. Very much a fun and affordable tasting of some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie R
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

A great stop for something different. For only $7 you get to try four samples of drinks made with their own liquor. The mixes are a great way to sample the different liquor offered. We loved everything we tried and bought a bottle of their...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank vbmlwilson
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

First time to a distillery. Surprised by large sample volume. A more cozy setting would be better but would also encourage patrons to imbibe more🤪

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kathi M
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a tasting. It tasted so good we bought three bottles! They offer a tasting of four of their products (vodka, rum, bourbon, etc.) for $7.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Daniel C
Reviewed February 10, 2018

The distillery makes a handful of liquors and for a mere $7 you can taste your choice of four of the liquors. The staff will explain the process and educate you on your favorite liquor. You are limited to one serving of four shots per...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BambooH2O
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Handsome Husband and I throughly enjoyed Chesapeake Bay Distillery. The $7 tasting included 4 tastes of our choice. All good. I especially enjoyed the ghost pepper infused vodka with the Crabby Mary's Bloody Mary mix. Yum!!!! Handsome husband and I came home with a bottle...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank darlut19
Chris R, Owner at Chesapeake Bay Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Glad you enjoyed! We'll be sure to share the positive feedback with Thomas.

Reviewed January 8, 2018

Our group of 3 visited this place one afternoon while in VA Beach, and was very nice. Get there closer to opening time to grab a seat and enjoy the tasting of 4 for only $7. Very laid back atmosphere, and "bar tender" was GREAT!...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank dominqueb
Chris R, Owner at Chesapeake Bay Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

We love to share our local pride with all that Virginia Beach has to offer! Thanks for visiting.

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