Vodka Distillery in Los Angeles

vodka distillery in los angeles

Born from a dream to be different. Built from a drive to succeed. The team at loft & bear doesn’t do anything to fit in, but rather everything to stand out.

As the premier small-batch distillery in Los Angeles, loft & bear has been making hand-crafted artisanal vodka since Paul Ryan Elliot founded his distillery in the burgeoning Downtown Arts District in 2013. That same year, loft & bear artisanal vodka took home a silver medal from the 2013 New York World Wine and Spirits Competition, and the awards have been piling up since.

If you thought you knew vodka, let us show you what you’ve been missing out on. Discover the buttery smooth, character-filled artisanal vodka that is loft & bear’s craft.

How is loft & bear different?


By sourcing the best ingredients from around the United States and creating small batches, loft & bear artisanal vodka provides an ultra premium, luxurious flavor profile that will turn everything you think you know about vodka upside down. loft & bear deserves a place on your bar cart, and we know it will soon become the spirit you reach for at parties and nights at home alike.

Isn’t it time you stopped drinking a flavorless vodka and started enjoying the clean, refreshing taste of a more nuanced product? Subtle notes of vanilla and a slight zing of lemon make loft & bear a vodka that will transform your drinks for the better.

Give back with loft & bear


Not only will you be enjoying a premium product when you purchase loft & bear, but you’ll also be giving back to the community. As a small business located in downtown LA, we are fortunate enough to be able to directly impact those around us who need help. We have partnered with PATH, People Assisting the Homeless, and are proud to donate a percentage of each sale to the organization so that families and individuals in need can get access to affordable housing and other supportive services.

Where to find loft & bear


From the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco to Balboa Park in San Diego, out to the monuments in Washington, D.C., and down to the palm-tree-lined streets of the Bahamas, loft & bear is changing the way people see vodka.

Experience the distinct difference for yourself at any of our nearby bars, restaurants, and speakeasies. You can also order your own bottle of loft & bear and impress friends at your next dinner party.

Giving you a better vodka


Not only is loft & bear a great addition to your vodka cocktail menu, but it’s a spirit that can be taken neat. (In fact, that’s how we prefer it.) How will you drink it? loft & bear is elevating vodka to a new level – dare to be different and join the loft & bear family of dedicated enthusiasts today.