Chevy Chase Wine & Spirits
Ratings: 86 | Reviews: 80 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by midaszero:
4.35/5 rDev +0.7%
Everyone recommended Chevy Chase as a must hit if I was in DC so it was the first place I stopped. Well it might have been over hyped and I was initially underwhelmed by the selection I've come to appreciate it.
I picked up 3 jolly pumpkins, some ten fidy, and expedition stout, and rochefort 10 which I couldn't find anywhere else in the DC/NoVa area. There regular offerings were more expensive then other places I saw but they do have a huge wall of singles.
The staff is usually busy but will help you out if you have a question or if there is nothing else going on.
I will definitively swing by Chevy Chase the next time I am in town.
10-09-2008 15:06:35 | More by midaszero
More User Reviews:
4.07/5 rDev -5.8%
Very friendly staff, clean and organized store. Decent selection though most beers are sold as singles. Prices are typical for DC. Will definitely go back if in the area.
Note : if making a special trip for something seen on their website call first to check availability.
01-03-2014 14:23:42 | More by SUP3RDAV3
4.04/5 rDev -6.5%
I stopped in based on a BA search while visiting a friend in the area.
Feel is like a typical old school liquor store. Nothing special in the decor or presentation. But they clearly put a lot of work into it with each bottle individually labeled. The only down side to that is that it blocks your view of the bottle itself. They have a good selection of Belgian, British and German beers with the US supply leaning heavily to northeast breweries.
A nice local shop with a good commitment to craft beer.
07-14-2013 17:26:48 | More by GJ40
District of Columbia
4.38/5 rDev +1.4%
Like everyone, I'd heard great things about CCW&S, but it didn't quite live up to my expectations. It's a bit cramped and the layout of the place (i.e. all singles with some broken sixers in the cooler) is a bit hard to navigate. The selection is very good, though, which is truly the main thing. They had a ton of Black Ops and a decent amount of BCBS (albeit for a limited time). The staff isnt particularly knowledgeable, with the exception of their "head beer guy", but if you've got a decent beer brain, you'll find your way around. The one big drawback is the price, though around DC, it doesn't get much cheaper, so you may as well avail yourself of the selection. It's not my favorite place around DC, but for Goose Island, Great Lakes and some of the smaller, northern breweries, Chevy Chase is necessary. It's definitely in my rotation around the area.
01-03-2012 01:54:50 | More by jaheussner
Chevy Chase Wine & Spirits in Washington, DC
95 out of 100 based on 86 ratings.