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Texas Liquor

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Texas LiquorTexas Liquor
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42 Ratings
Ratings: 42
Reviews: 35
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 14.73%
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945 Carlsbad Village Dr
Carlsbad, California, 92008-1802
United States
phone: (760) 729-1836

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Reviews by drewbage:
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3.7/5  rDev -4.4%

As the other's mentioned, this place is just around the corner from PP Carlsbad and it serves as an easy stock up joint for anyone in the area.

Definately small and not what I would think of as a mecca, but a nice selection of Stone and Green Flash/Reaper. Limited selection of imports, but you can find a sample of British beers beyond the usual Bass homogeny. Very limited selection of German beers, but a shelf is devoted to Belgian beers ala Flemish Primative.

The clerks were nice and welcomed my friend Steve back after he'd been gone for a year from the area, so they do care and pay attention.

If you're in the area, give it a stop and support the small guys.

drewbage, Jun 12, 2006
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

AlexM, Sep 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

aoampm, Sep 04, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

Huskyninja, Jul 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

drewone, Jun 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Bonsall_Phil, May 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

greenspointexas, Apr 30, 2014
Photo of BeerProtector
2.8/5  rDev -27.6%

this place has great display of selection....except selections aren't something that are allowed on the shelves in San Diego let alone at all in any retail setting...think of a certain society from Orange County. Double Retailing is illegal...no matter how good and rare the beers are. I just don't recommend being here when the IRS shows up for double taxation

BeerProtector, Nov 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

EB1, Nov 03, 2013
Photo of RyanLaw
3.74/5  rDev -3.4%

I went here for the first time to buy some Russian River beers and was amazed at the great selection they had. The last time I was there, they were selling Pliny for $5 but they did not include it in their special (Buy 5 get the 6th for a dime) which I thought was a little cheap and didn't go over well with another customer. The cashier was also rude about it and told him "everybody knows that beer doesn't count."

Prices are also higher here than other places. I paid $15 for a bottle of Supplication and you can get it for $13 at another local store. Overall though, they have a good selection but just expect to pay for it.

RyanLaw, Jul 26, 2013
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Texas Liquor in Carlsbad, CA
88 out of 100 based on 42 ratings.