1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Lone Hill Liquors

Not Rated.
Lone Hill LiquorsLone Hill Liquors
BA SCORE
100
world-class

83 Ratings
Ratings: 83
Reviews: 75
rAvg: 4.69
pDev: 6.61%
$$$ - a bit pricey
[ Store ]

1828 E Route 66
Glendora, California, 91740-3815
United States
phone: (626) 963-0611

view map and get directionsMap 

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: Boilermaker88 on 05-08-2006)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Ratings: 83 | Reviews: 75 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Rumrunner:
Photo of Rumrunner
Rumrunner

California

4.8/5  rDev +2.3%
quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | $$$

For California craft beer lovers this is a liquor store with a bonus.

A large space which is very clean and properly attended to. It has all of the items one should expect from a quality liquor store. A healthy selection of fine wines and spirits. A certain amount of food, a variety of glasses and necessary drinking accessories. A great selection of beer. They have plenty of west coast craft beer and a very nice selection of imports from Belgium, England, Germany, Canada and a few others.

What gives Lone Hill a bonus is that they go out of their way to get American craft beer from the mid west and the east coast. They get beers from Great Divide, Three Floyd's, Victory, Great Lakes, Bell's, and Dogfish Head . Maybe even a few other breweries. A variety from each as well. In fact if Lone Hill did not have these beers I don't think they would warrant a five rating. If you do not live in the area, then there would not be any special reason to go here. If you do live in the area. Lucky bugger.

I am sure the shipping for these beers comes at a hefty cost and this cost is then given to the consumer. These beers are priced very high and if you are not willing to loosen up your wallet the trip will not be worth it if you are travelling a long distance. Many consumers of these beers will not mind the expense, but if you are on a tight budget you might want to stay clear, lest you lose your mind and drop the credit card. I give the establishment an 'a bit pricey,' because the beers from the west coast and the imports seem priced in the proper range and not over priced.

I have to commend the service. After my purchase I was given a free bottle of Unibroue. The man and the woman who helped me during my visit were very friendly and if you live in the area this is a quality establishment to visit whether or not they can offer beers from parts of the country most other liquor stores do not.

10-19-2006 23:25:08 | More by Rumrunner
More User Reviews:
Photo of jaeone
jaeone

California

4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

07-15-2014 21:11:20 | More by jaeone
Photo of Smileytime
Smileytime

California

5/5  rDev +6.6%

07-01-2014 20:38:22 | More by Smileytime
Photo of Flip4beers
Flip4beers

California

4.5/5  rDev -4.1%

06-18-2014 22:45:31 | More by Flip4beers
Photo of greenspointexas
greenspointexas

Texas

4/5  rDev -14.7%

04-30-2014 03:35:58 | More by greenspointexas
Photo of mikejones
mikejones

California

4.25/5  rDev -9.4%

04-05-2014 16:53:11 | More by mikejones
Photo of yeaprolly
yeaprolly

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

03-18-2014 04:48:00 | More by yeaprolly
Photo of orangesol
orangesol

Pennsylvania

3.9/5  rDev -16.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | $$

Second stop of the LA area day, right after stopping at Hollingshead's so it had some big shoes to live up to. Upon entering I was left wondering if I was in the right spot. All of the beer is located in the cold fridges on the right side of the store. Spirits are mostly behind the counter and wine is in the middle, they outnumber beer approximately 3:1. Atmosphere was decent. I could feel the guy behind the counters eyes follow me around the store which was a little off putting. Service was much the same, he never once asked if I needed help and my only interaction with him was brief and to the point. Quality was pretty solid. I didn't notice anything our of date so no problems there. Selection was good but nothing amazing. Plenty of national and international brands mixed with the normal regional ones, nothing overly rare or anything like that. Prices were typical for the area. Overall a decent bottle shop but I wouldn't go out of my way to visit it again.

02-12-2014 05:52:37 | More by orangesol
Photo of Stevedore
Stevedore

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -9.4%

01-08-2014 21:00:47 | More by Stevedore
Photo of CEDAMA
CEDAMA

California

5/5  rDev +6.6%

01-07-2014 23:09:58 | More by CEDAMA
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Lone Hill Liquors in Glendora, CA
100 out of 100 based on 83 ratings.