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Stearns Liquor

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Stearns LiquorStearns Liquor

59 Ratings
Ratings: 59
Reviews: 35
rAvg: 4.6
pDev: n/a
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4360 E Stearns St
Long Beach, California, 90815-2535
United States
phone: (562) 597-3984

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(Place added by: Zerric on 08-02-2010)
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Reviews by Halcyondays:
Photo of Halcyondays
3.85/5  rDev -16.3%

This liquor store is just east of the 19 (Lakewood Blvd.) on a cramped section of Stearns Street, only street parking that I saw. Pretty open inside, it was nice to see everything refrigerated aside from some Firestone Walker 12-packs.

The selection is quite good, they have the Stone, Sierra Nevada (they have Bigfoot though), Anchor that you're going to find anywhere. Lots of Marin and Moylan's too, refrigerated which is a lot more than I can say for BevMo. I also saw some stuff that isn't too common. Sculpin (1 per customer), Kern River Just Outstanding and Class V, Supplication, Saison du Buff, Ten Fidy, Consecration, all the Rocheforts, Delirium Nocturnum, and Orval which was cool to see in corner liquor store.

Selection is solid, nothing super rare though. Prices are tough to tell, because I didn't really see any price tags, but the 6er of Dale's I picked up was over $12, so that should tell you something.

In the end it's a nice store if you're by the legendary Traffic Circle and its proximity to The Wine Country makes for a nice 1-2 stop, but there's nothing here to make a crazy drive for.

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4.6/5  rDev 0%

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4.5/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of MonkeyKnfeFight
5/5  rDev +8.7%

Danny is phenomenal. Very helpful, knowledgable about beer. Solid beers at all times in this spot.

Photo of riotontheroad
4.75/5  rDev +3.3%

Always a good selection of high end beers here. Plus, I found a bottle of Elijah Crag 21yr on their shelf!

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Photo of Paramecium
5/5  rDev +8.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Stearns is my go to spot. I've been frequenting it for around 5 years now and have gotten to know the owner (Danny) and the rest of the employees fairly well. Someone is usually calling out my name and pointing out something special as I walk in the door. the place is well stocked, laid out nicely and has a great vibe. All the hoppy beers are in the coolers like others have stated. Stouts and the like on the shelves right near a small glassware section that is always worth a look. The prices are very competitive and if you can manage to slow Danny down for a few minutes he's always good for geeking out on some beer talk. Also as others have stated they post most special arrivals on social media so follow them if you want to land those Whalez!

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4.5/5  rDev -2.2%

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Photo of EdTheEdge
4.67/5  rDev +1.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Great place, friendly service and a gem of a store. The person working this past Saturday when I visited was very attentive and helpful. The store had a great selection of crafts and I found numerous beers that I had been looking for in other stores in L.A. but could not find.. The better part of their beer selection is kept in their cooler, which is something I appreciate. Prices are in line with other stores in the Los Angeles area.

The store is somewhat off the beaten path but not hard to find. I had always heard good things about Stearn's but somehow never made over there. Even though this store is a bit out of the way for me I will find a way to visit there regularly. I don't mind going out of my way for good selection, friendly service and cold beers.

Photo of midlifec
4.5/5  rDev -2.2%

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Stearns Liquor in Long Beach, CA
100 out of 100 based on 59 ratings.