The Good Life Story

You could say it all began in No 97, a little neighbourhood restaurant located in the heart of leafy Maple Road, Surbiton.

City meets country. In all the good ways. An easy mix of innovation and international cuisine with the openness and rootsy warmth. It’s a natural extension of who we are – part city slicker, part bumpkin.

As bartenders, we wanted to create a gin that was an expression of our travels and experiences. An inspired mix of all the interesting flavours we’d discovered along the way, driven by a real passion for the drinks and restaurant industry.
Thank you for being a part of it and check out everything we are up to!

Sam, Alex + Our Fantastic Team

The Good Life Gin

Discover Surbiton’s hidden distillery + gin bar. A hideaway for luxury libations & late night liaisons in a speakeasy-style basement.

This is the where The Good Life Gin Company was hatched and is now home to our tiny Nano Distillery, where our 10L copper pot still ‘Barbara’ lives literally on top of the bar. Originally starting at ‘Union Distillers’ with Mark Gamble at the helm, we have now brought the Good Life back home where it rightfully belongs, in the heart of Surbiton.

By day we work hard producing gin for all three of our restaurants, on top of all our amazing customers. By night we are slinging tasty gin cocktails into the late hours of the evening.

Sam’s House rule: always swirl, nose and sip your gin like a seasoned connoisseur.

The Good Life On The Move

We love our restaurants, but we also love taking our experience on the road!
You can find us at local farmers markets, small get togethers, festivals, weddings and much more!

Our team of enthusiasts will deliver a unique and memorable experience for each and every event.
If your looking for something totally unique why not hire our Piaggio Mobile Bar.
We can cater for any occasion however big or small! Get in touch with our events team now.


We believe the good life is a lifestyle!
From the day to day running of the restaurants, distilling gin, events and much more we live and breath this life and we genuinely love it.
We want to bring our amazing customers and staff on this journey as we believe it wouldn’t be the same. It’s you guys who help create that experience. We’ve launched a collection of various products to showcase our brand and what were about!
Head over to our shop page to check out what’s on offer.

No 97

One One Four

Cento Uno

Bury Court

The Venues

Being ideally situated between London &
the country, we combine the best of both.

At No 97, One One Four + Cento Uno the innovation and buzz of the city
meets the openness and warmth of the country.

Pop by some time and say hey/what ho.


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