Hours of Operation

Monday & Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday & Thursday: 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Distillery Tours

Friday & Saturday 12 to 8 pm

On the Hour

$5  per person

Come a few minutes early to get a cocktail before the tour!

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Virtual Tour

Tour our facilities online

If you are looking for a relaxed place to gather with friends, learn how craft spirits are made, and try some delicious craft liquor, then the Black Button Tasting Room is the perfect place to come in for a tour, tasting, or private event. When you arrive you will find our full line of Black Button products as well as artisan crafted drink mixers and merchandise. While you’re here, join one of our tours and learn about what it takes to make craft spirits. At Black Button we are committed to giving you the full craft spirit experience, so please come on in and let us show you exactly what the craft spirit boom is all about!

Interested in having a private, holiday, or company party? Contact us at cheers@blackbuttondistilling.com to schedule your party today!

Hours of Operation:

Monday and Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday and Thursday: 12:00 – 6:00 pm
Friday and Saturday: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

20-minute tours run on Friday’s and Saturday’s on the hour during the hours of 12- 8. Click below to see tour times and to book your tour. A limited number of walk-in space is also available for each tour time if we are sold out online. Tours are $5/person.

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After Hours Fun?

The tasting room can be all yours for private tastings, tours, and catered events for groups of at least 8 or more – in most cases the cost is still just $5 a tasting and $5 a tour! E-mail us at cheers@blackbuttondistilling.com or call (585) 730-4512 for details.

Have a Free Pass? Click the button below to schedule for free below. Enter code WHISKEY in order to redeem your free pass. You MUST bring your physical pass at the time of your tour, or you will be charged.

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With the huge surge in craft distilleries, wineries, and breweries all across the country, you know that when you visit Black Button Distilling, you are about to experience the best of what Rochester, NY has to offer the country’s spirit scene. Tastings are just $5 and include a complimentary tasting glass. Available during all hours of operation.
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Groups and Bus/Limo Policy

Groups of 10 people or more should call the distillery tasting room at 585-730-4512 to check availability and schedule a tour and tasting at least one day in advance. Please note, distillery staff reserve the right to refuse service to visibly intoxicated patrons. Please enjoy responsibly.


Our Tasting Room is located at 85 Railroad Street, just 500 feet from the southern entrance to the Rochester Public Market. If you park at the market and walk down Railroad Street (away from the Market) you can’t miss us on the right-hand side.

From 490

Take Exit 17 for Goodman Street. Head North on Goodman Street for 1.5 Miles until you T at East Main Street (traffic light). Turn Right onto East Main Street. In less than a mile, take your first Left onto Railroad Street immediately after you go over the bridge. There is a large sign for the public market at the top of Railroad Street and a discount storage center on the corner where you turn. Turn onto Railroad Street and proceed two blocks. You can’t miss our sign on the Left! Feel free to park at the market, on the street, or in one of the pay lots on Railroad Street. Then, just walk right in our front door and prepare to be delighted!