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Fantastic cocktails, atmosphere and cocktail making experience

I organised my best friends hen party in Marseille last summer and contacted Carry Nation to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suzi B
Lovely relaxed evening

Great fun getting in (but watch the step in the cupboard) and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Great... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Andy L
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1 week ago
“Fantastic cocktails, atmosphere and cocktail making experience”
Sep 25, 2018
“Lovely relaxed evening”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I organised my best friends hen party in Marseille last summer and contacted Carry Nation to arrange a cocktail making evening - what fun! The mystery entranceway was a nice touch and the 20's vibe gave it a classy feel. The staff were wonderful, super...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Great fun getting in (but watch the step in the cupboard) and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Great staff too. Thank you

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andy L
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Best cocktail bar in Marseille. Amazing speakeasy idea in this city ambiented in the old 20's. A bit pricey compared with other similiar bars around Europe but still good. The only detail, some cocktails are served in hawaiaan glasses, even knowing that those cocktails are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 11kata
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I have always like the speakeasy concept and to get to the Carry Nation's bar you need a code to get inside a souvenir shop so it is well done. Cocktails are a bit expensive but worth it. Staff is very caring and nice even...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank barbzsy
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I love to look for special bars to drink well-made cocktail. This is one of my favourite. Bar tenders were able to prepare exactly the cockail I was wandering to have. Moreover, we also played the Hat Game....to have a surprise cocktail.. really recommended

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank TheCurlyTraveller
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I went to Carry Nation (address kept secret unless you book :-)) to celebrate our engagement with friends! I really liked the way we had to enter the bar through... a closet! I loved the Prohibition theme too! What I really liked was the fact...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Frédérique M
gferroni, Propriétaire at Carry Nation, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016
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Bonjour Frédérique, Je vous remercie pour votre gentil avis. Je dois néanmoins vous apporter un éclaircissement important quant au sujet...More

Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Try this place, you'll be delighted. The 18th amendment theme, code included with reservation. It feels like a true speakeasy. The drinks are exquisite. The bartenders are experts at their craft. Enjoy the experience. The process is part of the fun.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank SirenJ
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Really glad we found this! Make sure you call in advance for the secret code though. Staff were really fun and happy to find the right cocktail for you! Most people were dressed up 1920s, but we weren't and it didn't matter. Would definitely return!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ggsoubs
Reviewed 14 April 2015

The "speakeasy" theme is a bit kittenish (especially when you forget to bring the code) but otherwise all fine: Committed staff, excellent drinks, nice place, excellent value. I loved the "Ginger Mojito"... Highly recommended! Will come back!

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank tplus
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Part of the fun lies in the concept, and about the surprise. If you have never been there, and if you trust my advice, all you have to know is that you'll get the best cocktails in Marseille. The team is very inventive, with an...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank icbernard
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