65 Vandalia Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
(716) 541-1454



Thu: 3pm - 11pm
Fri: 12pm - 11pm
Sat: 12pm - 11pm
Sun: 12pm - 9pm

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The Barrel Factory

The newly-restored, 115-year old landmark in Buffalo’s historic Old First Ward has become a premiere Western New York destination. At The Barrel Factory, you can sample craft spirits, craft beer, kombucha, and delicious dining selections, all made ONSITE! It’s kind of a “Made-In-Buffalo paradise!”​

Now featuring the Lakeward Spirits craft distillery, plus Pressure Drop Brewing, Buffalo’s Best Cucina restaurant, Snowy Owl Kombucha, Elevator Alley Kayak, and the Lakeward Spirits Event Center!

The Barrel Factory’s three-year-long restoration featured the extensive use of reclaimed wood and other materials, plus a keen eye toward sustainability.

Visit the Tasting Room of the onsite craft distillery and craft brewery, with a two-level front patio, plus an upstairs terrace. Distillery tours are also offered. Ample private and public parking is available at the site. Handicapped accessible.