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Old Sugar Distillery

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Ordered the whiskey ginger and a Sally Wagon brandy Manhattan. Great place for happy hour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
United States

Went with another couple for drinks. Got the NA honey cap. It was delicious. The other members of... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Yvonne D
Lena, Illinois
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“an appetizer”(2 reviews)
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931 E Main St, Madison, WI 53703-2954
+1 608-260-0812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered the whiskey ginger and a Sally Wagon brandy Manhattan. Great place for happy hour, especially in the Summer on the patio. A must stop with out of town guests.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Went with another couple for drinks. Got the NA honey cap. It was delicious. The other members of my party enjoyed their whiskey and went back foe a 2nd round. Service was awesome, no wait time at the bar. Will definitely come back.

Thank Yvonne D
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

I had to laugh when reading the other reviews of this place. Especially the unfriendly man-bun bartender. So my wife and I headed on into this place and who’s the first guy I see? Man-bun dude! And yes, watching him showed the disdain he had...More

1  Thank sh1520
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We loved the Honey cap drink, but have to agree with another reviewer, the man bar tender with long hair does not seem to like his customers. So with that being said I would give product a 10/10 and service a 4/10

Thank Colleenwis
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends to check it out and found that everyone here is very I friendly. The people that work here don't even pay attention to you and the guy behind the bar (with a man bun) seems to hate his customers. He didn't...More

1  Thank shizz212
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We had a "Distillery Package for Two" Groupon, and really enjoyed our time here. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable on their offerings. Everything that we sampled was very good. We had Humus, as a part of the Groupon, and added a Meat & Cheese...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our time here. Staff was friendly and the honey liqueur drinks were great. We had a Groupon, so we also had samples and an appetizer. We were supposed to get glasses too, but they ran out and offered us t-shirts instead. Classy move.

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We’d wanted to go here, since trying Old Sugar’s bourbon collaboration with the Great Dane a while back. So glad we did! We sat right next to a still, and tried many goodies. Our favorite was the #6 collaboration whiskey with the House of Brews....More

Thank lillierebel
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Distillery laws are changing in many states and apparently in Wisconsin a distillery can operate much like a local brew pub in other states. The Old Sugar is in a neighborhood of older industrial buildings of unique character and value. The interior is spacious and...More

Thank robertbobcline
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Happened upon this Distillery/Tasting Room when looking for tastings on Groupon. Stopped in on an overnight in Madison. Quite a busy night there. The groupon value was amazing, included tastings, 2 craft cocktails and an appetizer and 2 cocktail glasses. Sat at the bar and...More

Thank mandeescandees
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