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Cotton and Reed

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Cool Rum Distillery

This is a cool rum distillery in D.C. It was just opening when I visited in November. I heard... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Grand Blanc, Michigan
Great place!

My husband and I decide to visit this place for the first time! Great atmosphere and our bartender... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Lourdes P
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good9%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
19 Aug 2018
“Great place!”
20 May 2018
“Cocktails and Good Vibes”
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1330 5th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-7004
+1 650-302-1487
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decide to visit this place for the first time! Great atmosphere and our bartender JC was the best!

Thank Lourdes P
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic spot if you want to try delicious cocktails and get away for a bit. The vibes and music are really awesome. Went there with my best friend and we had a blast. To top it off they hook you up with...More

Thank cjjohnsonjr_nomad
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stopped in for a drink on a Sunday afternoon after running across the place by accident. It looked really interesting and sure seemed to have potential! Saw the slushy machines, and asked the bartender what was in them. He didn't seem very interested in answering,...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We came here yesterday after walking around Union Market at the suggestion of my son who lives in DC. I was excited the moment I saw the place, you could hear the music as we were approaching the building and it looked like a great...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Spent a great couple of hours here one damp Saturday afternoon. Did the distillery tour, followed by a couple of drinks, and enjoyed every second of it! Cool vibes, coupled with great Rum and excellent tunes made for a relaxed afternoon. Across the road from...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a rum distilery in the warehouse district but close to several hotels and the famous Union Market. The owner/bartender Lukas is a Herbalist & cocktail specialist. He creates all the specialty drinks which are numerous. They also make a frozen rum daquiri and...More

Thank James V
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Northeast DC used to be a sort-of "no-go zone" when I lived in the area thirty-odd years ago. Now it's becoming a hip place for the young avant garde. No place captures it's energy as well as Cotton & Reed's at Union Market. Having carefully...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This place has a cool atmosphere and the drinks were decent. I honestly expected more from the drinks, but they were ok. Cool place though.

Thank ajenma
Reviewed 24 January 2017

After a bit of happy hour food at Union Market walked around to the warehouse housing Cotton and Seed. Rum distillery and some interesting rum drinks. About ten drinks on the menu, interesting building. Dont know why listed as attraction, perhaps they have tours of...More

Thank YorkHouseInn
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a cool rum distillery in D.C. It was just opening when I visited in November. I heard about it and thought that I should check it out, considering that I really love rum. It was great to hear the backstory of the owners....More

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