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South Lyndale Liquors

Not Rated.
South Lyndale LiquorsSouth Lyndale Liquors
BA SCORE
90
outstanding

21 Ratings
Ratings: 21
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 4
pDev: 16%
[ Store ]

5300 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55419-1230
United States
phone: (612) 827-5811

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @southlyndale

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(Place added by: Chaz on 03-30-2010)
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Photo of jera1350
4.2/5  rDev +5%

Actually visited this place after tracking down a rare wine I was looking for. As far as the wine goes, I had excellent customer service and pricing. When picking up my wine, I stumbled upon a very nice beer selection. Lots of quality and a good selection of beers. They have a solid selection of imports and american with a pleasing local selection of Surly, Summit and others. I spotted some Darkness Tulips here for $3 after paying $7 at the brewery for mine. Overall, if in the area, I would shop here. A very nice beer store that is unknown to many in the Twin Cities.

jera1350, May 12, 2010
Photo of KarlHungus
4.43/5  rDev +10.8%

I shop at South Lyndale Liquor a couple times a month as it is across the street from the gym that I frequent. They claim to carry 998 different beers, and I believe that claim. They have a good mix of local and regional craft beers and quality imports. They carry a lot of Belgian beers including a large selection of sours. The service has always been friendly and attentive. Someone always asks if I need help finding anything, and a number of the staff seem to know about of enjoy good beer. Prices are very good too, and there seems to always be a great deal of something good. Overall, South Lyndale is one of the better liquor stores in the Twin Cities area, and I will continue to give them my business.

KarlHungus, Nov 26, 2010
Photo of gatornation
4.35/5  rDev +8.7%

south lyndale liquors is on 5300 block of lyndale ave in south minneapolis its a full service liquor store but caters to beer and wine first..its newly expanded in the last year with more room to beer..when you walk in the store you see wine first to the left and then displays of beer in the center lobby with lots more brew around to the right and in back of that..they have a whole cooler dedicated to imports a whole wall of chilled craft sixers,,then a wall of bombers/750 ml (warm) 6-paks,4-paks of many craft brews limited ,seasonal and year round both import and domestic the selection is awesome you will definably fine something to drink here ..it is a little pricey but not over the top

gatornation, Apr 07, 2010
Photo of hardy008
4/5  rDev 0%

hardy008, Jun 24, 2014
Photo of SlightlyGrey
4/5  rDev 0%

SlightlyGrey, Jul 28, 2014
Photo of Alpar
2.5/5  rDev -37.5%

Alpar, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of Fluffheady
3.43/5  rDev -14.3%

They have a LOT of things. There wasn’t anything special the day we went there. I was kind of bored. We went to many shops around the city. This was well above average but not a destination for out-of-towners. If you're staying in the area, though, you can get a lot of really good local things to stock up.

Fluffheady, Nov 25, 2013
Photo of jsprain1
4.3/5  rDev +7.5%

A- Dimly lit. Beer is in a sort of hidden large alcove in the store. Unlike some other places, parking isn't an issue, which is always nice.
Q- Most beer is kept coolers with some on shelves. No freshness issues
Ser- Friendly, helpful, though frequently you have to make the effort to find someone and ask. Not usually someone roaming.
Sel- A tremendous singles selection, with a fairly strong selection of European beers. Domestic crafts are maybe just a bit behind Zipp's or Four Firkins.
Prices are pretty reasonable.

jsprain1, Dec 03, 2011
Photo of mothman
4/5  rDev 0%

mothman, Jun 28, 2014
Photo of Knoxrb12
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Knoxrb12, Aug 18, 2014
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South Lyndale Liquors in Minneapolis, MN
90 out of 100 based on 21 ratings.