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Big Spring Spirits

Closed Now: 17:00 - 21:00
Open today: 17:00 - 21:00
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Great mixed drinks, friendly bar staff

My wife and I visited here this past Summer and absolutely loved the mixed drink list. They provide... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Patrick B
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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That Mule Has A KICK!

My companion visited this establishment two years ago and remembered the location. We stopped in... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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198 Match Factory Pl Bldg 10, Bellefonte, PA 16823-1367
+1 814-353-4478
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here this past Summer and absolutely loved the mixed drink list. They provide a selection of seating indoors and outdoors(weather abiding) and small finger foods that make for a crowd pleaser. Great conversation environment and a nice little business in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 15 September 2018

While visiting our family and friends in Bellefonte, PA our host took us to the old Match Factory which has a local distillery called Big Spring Spirits in a part of the old factory. Beautiful building, well appointed, just a lovely room. Great selection of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lee5608
Reviewed 14 July 2018

My companion visited this establishment two years ago and remembered the location. We stopped in for a small meal. The atmosphere is funky, with mismatched chairs, and the bar is decorated with tall shaded lamps. There were televisions visible from most of the seating, distracting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We made a quick stop here to try their rum offerings.... we tried both the white rum and spiced. Both were quite good, very smooth. We took one of each home.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank HelenL759
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Only 4 stars because we did not stay to eat....Great old building,re-vamped. Bartenders were highly knowledgeable,about their business and history of building...Sampled a couple whiskeys(verygood)...and then proceeded to the beautiful park next door!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Cool setting in an old match factor with neat decor inside that matches the character of the town. They have outside seating as well. They offer the tasting of the two cocktail specials, which is a nice touch. All the staff was very friendly and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank jzyhsy08
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Everything about this place is outstanding. The atmosphere is relaxing and fun, the food is delicious (Fondue Thursday is a must), the cocktail menu is plentiful, Sunday Tasting Dinner is fantastic - a five course meal, chef prepared using fresh local seasonal ingredients, the chef...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Have never been to a distillery before. The atmosphere here is great, not too loud but lively. Tasted a few whiskeys, had no experience to compare them to. Friendly bar staff. Would return.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jao988
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I was in Bellefonte for a couple of days and my friend suggested we have dinner at Big Springs. What a great experience! Great atmosphere! Staff is friendly and knowledgeable about both the food and the spirits. I ordered a flight of four ....one gin...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Marge K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

excellent food and fancy and simple olde tyme drinky drinks and well offerings, this place kills it and the live music an d entertaihment is NOT TO BE MISSED

Date of experience: September 2017
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Theresa S
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Response from HelenL759 | Reviewed this property |
NEver saw children there. Menu, bar, setting appears to be more for adults.