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Hollingshead's Delicatessen

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Hollingshead's DelicatessenHollingshead's Delicatessen
BA SCORE
96
world-class

113 Ratings
Ratings: 113
Reviews: 95
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 9.63%
Taps: 22
Bottles: 500
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery, Store ]

368 S Main St
Orange, California, 92868-3834
United States
phone: (714) 978-9467

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UCLABrewN84

California

3.44/5  rDev -21.1%

I was able to make it here finally since I had a weekday off. Walking in you will find that the place is a bottle shop, bar, and deli all crammed together in no real particular fashion. Tables and chairs are set up in the middle of the place with shelves of beer on either side, so good luck really searching for stuff if people are sitting at the tables. There are a couple of refrigerators with beer in them and a couple more rows of beer that are not blocked by tables but the aisle is so narrow you can hardly pass by people. The bar area has some stools and whatnot for seating and eating as well. The bottles for sale seemed to be haphazardly placed on shelves and in coolers. Lots of bottles collecting dust and out of date. With that being said, the selection is good if you don't mind taking chances on how old some of the harder to find stuff is. There was a decent selection of beer on tap but the prices were ridiculous. For example, they were charging something like $16.95 for a 16 oz. pour of a beer you can get a bomber of for around $10. The food smelled good but again the prices were very high. The only reasonable prices seemed to be on their bottled beer. Service was average and the guy working was fairly brusque when I ordered a beer. Overall, I would hesitate to come back here again for anything but some bottled beers. Too disjointed, too expensive, and what is with the M-F only hours?

07-08-2012 22:53:58 | More by UCLABrewN84
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poormishi

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

08-21-2014 16:40:36 | More by poormishi
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ubiq3000

California

3/5  rDev -31.2%

08-20-2014 11:36:31 | More by ubiq3000
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nathan-mcwherter


4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

08-11-2014 02:36:39 | More by nathan-mcwherter
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aoampm

California

3.89/5  rDev -10.8%

Been here many times and the beers on tap never disappoint. I've had everything from a goose island tap takover (which had 3 of the bourbon county beers), to special and limited Lagunitas releases such as the waldo beer. Also they reguraly have pliny and blind pig on tap which is always a nice surprise. I used to go there for the sandwiches also but the sandwiches are fairy expensive, about 7-10 dollars for a single and 14-20 bucks for a double (which is ridiculous) and that accompanied with a 6-12 dollar beer really adds up quick.

Overall its a great spot if you want awesome beer and pretty good sandwiches, just be ready to pay about 20 dollars for one single sandwich and one beer. Service is sub par but for me the beer they have make up for it. Would recommend.

07-26-2014 21:05:08 | More by aoampm
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fthegiants

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-10-2014 02:43:35 | More by fthegiants
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Smshn

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

06-28-2014 03:16:27 | More by Smshn
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RareyBrew


5/5  rDev +14.7%

06-13-2014 05:07:40 | More by RareyBrew
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Rollzroyce21

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

06-11-2014 15:00:38 | More by Rollzroyce21
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rm20015

California

5/5  rDev +14.7%

06-05-2014 08:09:06 | More by rm20015
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Hollingshead's Delicatessen in Orange, CA
96 out of 100 based on 113 ratings.