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Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits

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88
very good

12 Ratings
Ratings: 12
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 11.14%
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158 Andover Street
Danvers, Massachusetts, 01923
United States
phone: (978) 777-2828

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Reviews by gameface23:
Photo of gameface23
3.7/5  rDev -1.9%

Kappy's is one of my go-to places whenever I am on a beer run and don't have the time to drive to Julio's. The last trip I made, I walked out of the store with a 750 mL bottles of Cantillon Vigneronne for $9.49 (I paid $10 for a single glass of it at Ebenezer's) and Ommegang Ommegeddon for $10.99. I also bought a bomber of Southern Tier Gemini for $8.99. The warm beer selection is on the lefthand wall and the cold beers are in the cooler section against the back wall. They have a bunch of local breweries, Stone, Victory, Lagunitas, North Coast, Cantillon, Ommegang, Southern Tier, Flying Dog, DFH, Lindemans, etc.

gameface23, Jan 07, 2009
More User Reviews:
Photo of Speedbump
4/5  rDev +6.1%

Speedbump, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of SuperHop18
4.75/5  rDev +26%

SuperHop18, Jul 22, 2014
Photo of Hooliskin
3.51/5  rDev -6.9%

Being new to MA, Kappy's was a great place for me to find a wide selection of craft beer. I was pretty stunned to find out that some of the companies, whom beer I enjoy, also make spirits. The gentlemen working at this location were friendly and fairly knowledgeable on the products. I have had to ask on occasion for opinion/help in making an appropriate choice for my consumption and the employees were more than happy to help.

Hooliskin, May 06, 2014
Photo of danmcg62
4.14/5  rDev +9.8%

A-The atmosphere in this Kappy's is similar to the one in Peabody. Easy to navigate and easy to find what you are looking for.

Q-The quality of product is good. I sometimes feel like this location has a better selection than the "bigger" one in Peabody.

S-The people in this location seem to be pretty knowledgeable about beer and what is coming out next and where to find it.

S-I am very pleased with the selection at this location. They have a good variety of micros in the warm rack at the left hand side of the store and in the freezer in the very back of the store.

V-The value is the same as Peabody. 6-10 dollars for a six pack and 12-16 for a 12 pack.

danmcg62, May 26, 2011
Photo of Pittsburgh
3.85/5  rDev +2.1%

Not a bad shop, craft brew section is pretty decent, some good selection there, recently I got a bottle of Saison DuPont for $7.50 which I though was pretty good. They have all the standards and then some, not as big of a selection as some of the other Kappys I've been to though, but for a smaller one pretty good.

Once one of the workers was talking extensively about craft beer, but other than that the other workers don't seem to take much notice, which is ok by me.

Never had quality issues. Pretty good, stop by if you are in the area.

Pittsburgh, Jul 02, 2010
Photo of sinstaineddemon
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

an emergency stop while traveling to Gloucester, and not a bad one. after a horrible trip, cancelled B&B reservations, got a Motel 6, Dominoes Pizza, and hti this liquor store. got a bottle of liquor and some beer from their pretty decent beer selection. They have the full lineup of local stuff, like Gritty's and Cape Ann, as well as some others who dont distribute to Ct., i.e. i picked up a 4pack of Atwater Voodoovator. pretty much a large liquor store with a above average beer selection. its no Table & Vine, or Yankee, but its pretty darn good.

sinstaineddemon, Oct 30, 2008
Photo of NEhophead
3.7/5  rDev -1.9%

The 'smaller' Kappy's on route 114 Eastbound. The cold beer section is located at the back wall at the mid-point of the store with about two to three cooler doors holding six and twelve/packs, with one cooler door holding a diluted, mixed array of singles. To the left-most section of the store is a large area of six and warm twelve packs including regional, national, and imported brews. Located along the farthermost wall to the left is the store's warm, single selection. Offerings include Belgians such as: Chimay, Cantillon (3 offerings), Troubadour, etc. The domestic micro selection is pretty impressive including: a handful of Stone (including Old Guardian, Double Bastard), near-full line of Berkshire bombers, handful of DFH (including Festina Peche, Black and Blue, Red and White), Rapscallion, Boulder Beer Co., etc. Although, the selection could be expanded, I was pleasantly surprised during my visit. The Kappy's located in Peabody has much more offerings to choose from in general and with their Belgian offerings, but I'd have to give the nod to the Danvers location for single, micro bombers.

NEhophead, Jul 10, 2007
Photo of ppoitras
3.35/5  rDev -11.1%

Stopped in here while wasting time before a function down the street at Jimmy's Allenhurst.

Had a good cross-section of beers, both imports and domestic micros. Pretty small beer section in the store, but then again, it's not a huge store to begin with. I'd say maybe half their beer was in coolers, which is nice. No singles, or at least they weren't apparent if they were allowed.

They were doing tastings of wine at the front door, and Sherwood Forest was doing an Archer's Ale can tasting in the back near the coolers. Not sure if they do this sort of thing every Friday afternoon, or if it was just a coincidence, but that was kind of cool.

Certainly not a bad store, but there are better selections around.

ppoitras, Jun 21, 2004
Photo of WanderingFool
3/5  rDev -20.4%

Most of the Kappy's I've been to have a good selection and descent prices. This Kappy's still has nice prices, but the beer selection is small. Still, you can find some quality beers such as Arrogant Bastard, Bear Republic and Sierra Nevada.

What keeps me coming back to this store as opposed to the Kappy's in Peabody across from the mall is that they carry a few brands the other store does not have. If you stop by don't forget to check out the cooler in the back. I've found a few brews there that were not out on the shelves.

WanderingFool, Apr 14, 2004
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Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits in Danvers, MA
88 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.