Central Market

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Central MarketCentral Market
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

4821 Broadway St
San Antonio, Texas, 78209-5703
United States

(210) 368-8600 | map
centralmarket.com

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PLACE STATS
Score:
91
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
35
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
7.64%
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Reviews: 22 | Ratings: 35
Photo of mgdeth
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Those who know the beer scene in San Antonio always said to me "Have you been to Central Market?" Well, now I have, and I highly recommend that you go there as well.

The selection is the best I have seen in the area. I picked up four different tripels, and twice as many Unibroues (including Terrible and Edition 2004). There is a veritable plethora of exotic beers to be had here. Furthermore, this is a place where only a minority of the shelf space is dedicated to anything other than craft beer. Almost all of the beers are refigerated, which is a nice touch.

I asked an employee who was arranging bottles, "Are you the beer guy?" "Yes." "Do you have Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA?" "We're out, but I'll have to see about getting some more." Or words to that effect. I like it when employees try to please the customers.

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Photo of Gagnonsux
4.35/5  rDev +7.1%

This is my favorite Central Market location so far, mainly because this one isn't set-up like a maze. Instead of having to zig-zag through the store there are actually normal aisles. Still, this is a special grocery store with lots of produce, ethnic foods, organic stuff, and other hard-to-find specialty items. Selection is valued at Central Market which is obvious when looking at their beer selection. They have almost all beers available in this part of Texas. Plenty of imports and a better selection of American macros than the other Centrals I've been to. Plus there were more beer singles than I am accustomed to from Central Market. I didn't bother the employees, but I'm sure with this beer selection there is someone who knows something. This is to only good beer store that I know of in San Antonio, it's probably the only one you'll need.

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Central Market in San Antonio, TX
4.06 out of 5 based on 35 ratings.
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