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Reviews by BeTheBall:
4.2/5 rDev -0.9%
quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 5 | $$
So many BA's raved about this place, I had to try it, and did today. Only about a 25 minute drive for me. A huge store with many wine and liquor aisles, beer is primarily along the left side and rear of the store, with coolers lining the entire left side and much of the back wall.
Craft beers are along one huge aisle running from front to back of the store, organized by region and brewery. I was wowed. I brought my own list of beers I've been waiting to try based on reviews I've read, from BA Mag, and the brothers. Knocked off many today!
I bought beers from Bar Harbor, Haverhill, Southern Tier, Great Divide, Weyerbacher, Fuller Vintage, Moylans Hopsickle, Pizza Port and Lost Abbey, Ommegang, Hoppin Frog, Unibroue, Kulmbacher, Fantome, Dupont, Rochefort, St. Bernardus, Traquair, Plank, Otter Head... yikes, spent way too much.
No employees out on the floor, just cashiers along the front, sort of like a warehouse store shopping experience; you have to know what you are looking for.
Anyway, thouroughly impresses with their selection, many I never see in Mass. Well worth the trip, right on Route 1. You won't be disappointed.
03-16-2008 19:22:33 | More by BeTheBall
More User Reviews:
4.2/5 rDev -0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | $$
Great beer selection. The prices seem to be some of the best in the area. I only buy beer here, however they appear to have a fantastic selection of wine and liquor as well. It's a gritty, large, semi run down place which adds to its charm in my opinion. Not uppity at all and always crowded.
06-01-2014 14:20:31 | More by Soterios
4.44/5 rDev +4.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | $$
Jamie just assisted me with an order to be sent to Sturbridge store...way beyond what he had to do but saved me 45 minutes driving and a lot of time. Exceptional Service!! A very nice selection and location convenient to the Cape/Providence. Always someone available to assist customer. Knowledgeable staff. Nice people.
03-12-2014 19:14:11 | More by Rosinante
4.61/5 rDev +8.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | $$
I'm a regular here, drawn first for its wine selection, but now due to its beer offerings. I have been fortunate enough to interact with Karen, who is one of the most knowledgeable and approachable resources. Rather than give suggestions, she asks about your likes. She offers a selection from every end of the price and geographic spectrum. She is aware of every type of beer, including those they don't carry. I learn more every time I visit that she's working. I agree with another reviewer that absent her, the staff seems to be more intent on stocking than servicing. Karen is a reason in herself for going here. Their selection is tough to beat. She even has given me advice on little-known taverns in the area. It's a beer lesson in itself to just peruse their craft beer. They allow singles, which is a pleasure (about 10% more than the pre-packed price per bottle). There are often sales reps cruising the area offering understandably skewed advice. The cashiers aren't warm and fuzzy unless you engage them. Even then, the place can get as busy as a grocer, so they have to keep things moving. If you have someone in your life who prefers wine, as I do, I've used a few of the mature staff here who are outstanding. They are constantly having tastings of various types of spirits, and prices are appropriate for their selection. I feel they are worth the trip.
02-12-2014 14:55:25 | More by BeeGinner
Yankee Spirits in Attleboro, MA
94 out of 100 based on 50 ratings.