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Holiday Wine Cellar

Not Rated.
Holiday Wine CellarHoliday Wine Cellar
BA SCORE
98
world-class

112 Ratings
Ratings: 112
Reviews: 95
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 8.93%
[ Store ]

302 W Mission Ave
Escondido, California, 92025-1712
United States
phone: (760) 745-1200

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Reviews by MiScusi:
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4.7/5  rDev +4.9%

This place is most easily compared to Hi-Time Wine Cellar, which is the best beer store of upper Southern California (Orange County). While I'm sure Holiday is nearly, if not the best beer store in the San Diego area. They, just like Hi-Time, keep most of their beer in a walk in fridge. There's not only many breweries represented here from all over the world, but also very complete collections of those breweries. For instance you can find more Cantillon here than most places. They also have a huge lineup of Jolly Pumpkin. They also have, of course, a great selection of San Diego beers you can't find a couple hours north of SD (ie Oggi's in bottles, Coronado brewing, and certain releases from the main breweries of SD).

MiScusi, May 17, 2008
More User Reviews:
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4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

tally, Sep 13, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

aoampm, Sep 06, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.6%

Rothobinide, Sep 06, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +6%

If you're looking to pick up some bottles of stuff that's hard to find, this is the place to go. Helpful staff, ridiculous collection, prices are fair (not as cheap as some, but those others don't have the breadth).

suburbanfarmer, Sep 02, 2014
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5/5  rDev +11.6%

Nmprodan, Aug 23, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

BreweryRun, Jul 22, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev -1.8%

I graduated HS and grew up in Escondido, and whenever I come back to visit my family I always make a couple of stops here during my vacation. If you do not feel like stopping by one of the many breweries in the North County, you could always stop by Holiday Wine Cellar to find and pick up some unique beer offerings. For me, this is the best bottle shop in the North County of San Diego. Wen I stopped in last week during my last trip, I was able to buy Lost Abbey Track 8, Older Viscosity, Peche Mortel, Hopparillo, Swami's, and Belching Beaver Old Dirty Barrel. They even had Mogli, which I can never find in Northwest Washington. This place has a great selection of craft beer, plus it also sells wine, liquor, and cigars. The employees were helpful and mostly nice, one guy seemed like he was having a bad day, but he was still helpful. The only change I would recommend is, brighten the place up a little. Well...it is supposed to be a cellar...

mabermud, Jul 16, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +6%

Bwagner1122, Jun 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev -10.7%

EJosesA, Jun 07, 2014
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Holiday Wine Cellar in Escondido, CA
98 out of 100 based on 112 ratings.