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Green Jug

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BA SCORE
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world-class

30 Ratings
Ratings: 30
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 8.28%
$$ - reasonable
[ Store ]

6307 Platt Ave
Woodland Hills, California, 91367-1342
United States
phone: (818) 887-9463

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Reviews by mickeymac:
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mickeymac

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%
quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Green Jug is a full-service liquor store in a clean and modern facility. In addition to a terrific selection of spirits, wine, and cigars, the beer selection is among the best in the San Fernando Valley. Green Jug stocks the full range from Alesmith, Stone, and Bear Republic, as well as more difficult to find domestics like Dogfish Head. They've also got a nice selection of Belgian, English, and German beers. The shop has a resident experts on beer and wine for the curious. The prices tend to be a bit high, but that's the only (minor) gripe I have.

02-24-2003 21:07:59 | More by mickeymac
More User Reviews:
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ImperialRed36

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

07-12-2014 17:41:37 | More by ImperialRed36
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LakerLeith

California

3.5/5  rDev -19.5%

07-02-2014 09:27:29 | More by LakerLeith
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DarthKostrizer

California

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

05-28-2014 05:23:50 | More by DarthKostrizer
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Modernrickk

California

4.59/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | $$

I live waaaay on the other side of the county, but I do have some family in west hills so this is my go to spot when I venture out this far into the valley. Beer selection is top notch - and it seems to last here since it's soo far away from most beer nerds.
Prices are just like any other place in that they are fair and not over priced at all. They also have reasonably priced glassware section with everything from tulips to nonics to tasting glasses.
Hours are great. They open at 9a and 90% of they're brew is cold so you can drink up without cooling down your stuff when you get home. Open late on weekends and they have beer tastings on Thursday
Staff has always been friendly when I come in. I'm not that talkative and they respect that never lookin over me when I'm the last customer in need of that late night run or their first customer stocking up for a good day off
Over the years of me coming here I've been able to pick up some of the best beers around including Pliny and other russian river brews , Parabola, Eclipse50/50, and Hair of the dog (from the wood) series
I'm giving this place a high rating because the flat out deserve it - you can probably find me raving about this place on hard liquor and wine websites too!

03-06-2014 06:41:54 | More by Modernrickk
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Mike_Swearengen

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

11-14-2013 03:25:20 | More by Mike_Swearengen
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Beerbuddy21

California

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | $$

This is a great bottle shop! Nice variety and always fresh beers. The customers that come in know their beer, and thus the bottles get turned-over quickly. I can always trust them to have the newest releases.

They also have a large selection of wine and spirits.

10-04-2013 20:40:49 | More by Beerbuddy21
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mjr2377

California

4.84/5  rDev +11.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | $$

Matt , the beer guy, knows a lot about beer styles you might be looking for or new ones you haven’t tried yet. He will help you and you will go home happy with the beer he helps you pick out. Trust me.
They always have a great selection of Stone, Lagunitas, Firestone, Mikkeller, Anchorage Brewing, Bootleggers, Ventura Surf, Knee Deep, Belgian beers, etc. just to name a few. Plenty of barrel aged stuff, IPAs, stouts, lagers, etc. whatever the style you want they got it. They do beer tastings on Thursday nights which are very cool.
Beer is ALWAYS cold unlike BevMo or Total Wine.

08-22-2012 21:38:23 | More by mjr2377
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jcomp21

California

4.64/5  rDev +6.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | $$

Helpful staff with a very knowledgeable team.

Atmosphere is very simple and clean. The building is large and cannot be missed. I thought it was a bar before I went inside.

They carry very nice beers, selection is the best in the san fernando valley.

They don't have food here. They carry spirits, wine, beer (esp. craft and European) and cigars.

Prices are pretty good. Last I went Pliny the Elder was going for about $5 per bottle. Way better than most places! They always have discounts on certain beers.

03-31-2012 02:10:56 | More by jcomp21
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UCLABrewN84

California

4.03/5  rDev -7.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 4.5 | $$

Green Jug is a great bottle shop in the Valley. I stopped by yesterday to check it out again after coming 2 or 3 times in the past. They sell a wide variety of liquor, but the beer is in the back of the store and almost all of it is in coolers. They have a great selection of beer from around the US and from other countries. Some harder to find stuff was available as well (50/50 Eclipse, Fantome). Service was average but that really doesn't matter to me when they have a selection like they do. Overall, this is a great store and I would come here more often if it wasn't so far away.

03-25-2012 00:55:04 | More by UCLABrewN84
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