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Super Deli Mart

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Taps: 6 / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: N
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

18 Ratings
Ratings: 18
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.83%
$$ - reasonable
[ Bar, Eatery, Store ]

9051 35th Ave SW
Seattle, Washington, 98126-3820
United States
phone: (206) 937-1442

view map and get directionsMap @superdelimart

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(Place added by: adman33 on 05-24-2010)
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Reviews by Hopmodium:
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Hopmodium

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$

Minimum of 5 beers on tap and always rotating (never have seen the same beer twice), cheap growler fills, great sandwiches that are quite affordable and filling...much more to say but others chimed in similar sentiments to my own. The owner Minh (sp.) is super knowledgeable concerning beer, especially the rarities and oddballs. I brought him a few beers from out-of-state and he almost gave me the title to his home, point being, he will not forget what I did and I will not forget how happy he was, good for both of us. Friendly customers, no doubt, especially considering that IT IS A CORNER GROCERY STORE .

I purchased a beer that poured totally flat (and it was not supposed to), it must have been mishandled during transport, I called Minh 3 days after purchase and he assured me that he would let me pick out another beer for the same price or another of the same kind. Even though he was not there when I stopped by, the staff called him to confirm what I was telling them, which I not only understand but respect. The boss assured the chap who was calling him that my words were true and the rest is history, no questions. Honest folks who love beer, what else can you ask for? Other things but all answers are positive in regards to SDM.

Also, great beer selection, rare and odd, ciders, barleywine, etc...all at a reasonable price and turnover is big so pick up what you want when you see it or it might be gone. I do not Tweet or FB so I wish they had a email list like Beer Junction but I am still happy to be a customer of this joint. Cheers!

UPDATE 2.13.13...after visiting multiple times before and after this review, I had to lower my ratings after the last visit. I witnessed the owner completely berate an employee while talking about what was important for the business. His attitude will keep me from going back unless something super rare is there...I understand that things get hairy sometimes but Minh's behavior was simply unacceptable.

01-29-2013 05:10:51 | More by Hopmodium
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4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

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BabyTree

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3.23/5  rDev -20.6%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.25 | $$

So.... Just to clarify, though most growlers they put out are $10, not all. Be sure to ask on the rare kegs what the charge is, but usually its under 25 regardless...

From what I hear this place is under new management. Just hope they keep up the good selection. Just beware and look at release/bottle dates on the beers you don't want aged! I've seen ipas in there over 2 years old- not so great!!

10-17-2013 05:17:03 | More by BabyTree
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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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Smurf2055

Washington

3.14/5  rDev -22.9%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3 | selection: 2.75 | food: 4 | $$

Gas station convenience store without the gas. Only six taps, but every growler they fill is $10, every pint they serve is $3. Very good bottle selection, keep your eye out because they stock some shelves with rare/vintage items. Pretty impressive place.

05-30-2013 16:51:55 | More by Smurf2055
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mchen

Washington

4.15/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 5 | food: 4 | $

My friend just moved half a block from Super Deli Mart. This place is pretty awesome. They have a great bottle selection and the prices are great. Min the owner knows his stuff about beer. They even managed to get 15 cases of Abyss after everyone ran out in Seattle. How awesome is that.

They also have beers on tap. A pint is about 3.50-4 dollars depending on rarity. They have cheap and great sandwiches as well. The best part about Super Deli Mart is the people that you meet there. The locals are great people and they have the best stories. I was pretty happy to just have a few beers and hang out there one afternoon. Will be going back.

12-15-2012 19:19:12 | More by mchen
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Super Deli Mart in Seattle, WA
91 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.