Surdyk's

BA SCORE
88
very good

78 Ratings
Surdyk'sSurdyk's
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

303 E Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55414-1015
United States

(612) 379-3232 | map
surdyks.com

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PLACE STATS
Score:
88
Ratings:
78
Reviews:
57
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
10%
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Ratings: 78 |  Reviews: 57
Reviews by Sixpoint:
Photo of Sixpoint
4.35/5  rDev +11.5%

Nice place and worth the trip.

I stopped here on a tour of breweries across the Midwest. You could definitely call this a beer store, but more accurately, it must be referred to as a wine store. Because let's face it - Minneapolis is kind of a yuppy-town with a lot of bankers and insurance salesmen, and the emphasis at stores like these are not on the beer, but rather, on the wine.

The wine selection is very impressive. The beer selection is also impressive, but they won't blow you away with a wide range of styles. This store, however, gets points for neatness and organization. All of the beers are broken down by country, making your selection process go easier.

You will find a pretty decent selection of domestics, but nothing to write home about. You should definitely go here though if you're in the area.... they just might have something you like or have been looking for. Recommended.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Justdoit1234
3.72/5  rDev -4.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Photo of oldsailor
3.64/5  rDev -6.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

I was slightly disappointed with this place. Felt like a converted Walgreens/CVS and was not very inviting. The staff was very nice and were trying to help, but I felt the selection was way too generic for Minneapolis and it felt like anything really special would pass them up.

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Photo of jpuetz
4.58/5  rDev +17.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Photo of maedhros09
3.79/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25

Surdyk's definitely has a wine and spirits focus. 10-15 years ago their beer selection was something to behold, but the shelf space for beer is basically unchanged since then and the selection isn't actually much better either. All that means that they're only a bit above average these days. Prices are average to slightly above average.

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Photo of BigAl18
3.59/5  rDev -7.9%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of mmulebarn
4.34/5  rDev +11.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 4

High-end liquor store. Prices have become more reasonable, but you're definitely paying more for quality service. Not recommended if you're a beer geek, but a good place for beginners with lots of questions.

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Photo of lonewolfcry
3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

Photo of AnalogErik
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of MrMojoRisn
3.4/5  rDev -12.8%

Photo of millelacsmark
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Skunkyluvmuffin
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of pat61
4.3/5  rDev +10.3%

They have a good selection especially of Belgians and Germans but watch the labels, some of the imported stuff can sit on a shelf for a long time. Their cheese shop is one of the best in town.

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Photo of Bunuelian
4/5  rDev +2.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of Alpar
1.25/5  rDev -67.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of hardy008
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Powderhornphil
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of mattmarka1
4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

Photo of joh02034
1/5  rDev -74.4%

Photo of MNBeer1017
2.5/5  rDev -35.9%

Photo of richkrull
4.25/5  rDev +9%

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3/5  rDev -23.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +9%

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Surdyk's in Minneapolis, MN
3.9 out of 5 based on 78 ratings.
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