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Andover Liquors

Not Rated.
Andover LiquorsAndover Liquors
BA SCORE
90
outstanding

27 Ratings
Ratings: 27
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.05%
[ Store ]

209 N Main St
Andover, Massachusetts, 01810-3116
United States
phone: (978) 470-0500

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

mklisz, Sep 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

emottram, Jul 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev -24.6%

hockeypuck, Jun 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

ZEB89, May 23, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

powerlaces, Apr 15, 2014
Photo of SunDevilBeer
3.06/5  rDev -23.1%

This store is located near where I work. I sometimes stroll through to window shop. Lots of geek-approved large format bottles gathering dust & growing stale, though.

What really bothers me about this place is the pricing. Prices are a good 10-15% higher than what you'll pay elsewhere, even in Boston. Employees are generally friendly enough but not terribly knowledgeable.

SunDevilBeer, Apr 10, 2014
Photo of Dope
4.28/5  rDev +7.5%

Stopped by this store after it was recommended to me by a friend.

First off, the best part of this place is definitely the service. Lindsey, the beer manager is extremely friendly, extremely knowledgeable and very helpful in general.

Selection wise it is pretty good. Some of the stuff seemed a little older, it seems like this store is losing popularity a bit (the closed supermarket next door probably doesn't help). It seems special items and rarities are going to be harder to come by here due to the declining popularity unfortunately. Hopefully it can bounce back, it is quite a nice place and I would hate for it to decline.

Web presence is good, Lindsey responds to emails and has her own Twitter feed as well. This goes along with the great service rating.

Given the location I give it extra points. I don't think there are any comparable places within a 20-30 minute drive.

Overall quite a nice joint. They seem to be focused heavily on their wines but if you look past that and seek out Lindsey you are sure to have an enjoyable experience.

Dope, May 18, 2011
Photo of neophilus
4.31/5  rDev +8.3%

From the unassuming name I didn't expect to find such a great beer selection, but they had a lot of signage in the windows for good prices on local craft breweries so I decided to take a chance. When I went to the back to see their beer selection I was blown away. One of the best selections north of Boston that I've found so far, had every major craft brewery and a wide selection of each.

What I really loved was that everything was clearly priced so there was no question about how much any beer cost. They were very clean and organized and browsing was an enjoyable experience. Also carried Ipswich, Opa Opa and BBC growlers at a reasonable price

neophilus, Mar 03, 2011
Photo of Wamesit
4.4/5  rDev +10.6%

Unreal selection of lesser known craft beers as well as the normal selection of bigger microbrews. Belgian selection is unparalleled for the Merrimack Valley. Lots of singles and they promote creating your own loose six pack. (At a 15% discount) Prices are reasonable, and by comparison of what they could get away with charging, they are excellent. For those looking for advice or suggestions you might have to approach the counter yourself but for those who don't like to be bothered by sales people this spot is the perfect vibe.

Wamesit, Dec 17, 2010
Photo of rowingbrewer
4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

This store has a good selection of craft beers, and the prices are on par with many of the other stores in the general area. The first time I went to the store while I was looking through the 22s an employee came over and offered up assistance if i needed help finding anything. they also have tastings on occasion, and last friday when I went in Opa Opa was there doing a tasting of several of their beers. They also have a 15% discount when you bay any 6 loose bottles of beer. and when checking out The person at the counter has recommended other beers based on my selection. They are also willing to hold bottles of harder to find beers for you.

rowingbrewer, Dec 14, 2010
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Andover Liquors in Andover, MA
90 out of 100 based on 27 ratings.