Whole Foods Market - Bowery

BA SCORE
91
outstanding

51 Reviews
Whole Foods Market - BoweryWhole Foods Market - Bowery
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

95 E Houston St
New York, New York, 10002-1002
United States

(212) 420-1320 | map
wholefoodsmarket.com

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Added by Billolick on 09-18-2007

PLACE STATS
Score:
91
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
82
Avg:
4.09
pDev:
5.87%
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Reviews: 51 | Ratings: 82
Reviews by superspak:
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4.3/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

When I was down in NYC visiting for a couple weeks, I definitely had quite a few whole foods to choose from to check out for brews. I chose this one because of the location to a couple other places I wanted to check out.

At first I was kind of skeptical after walking into the normal store and finding hardly any beer inside. After walking down Houston, I discovered that there was a whole other part of the building dedicated to just beer and wine! Jackpot

I walked in and they had a nice semicircle of taps lined up. Apparently it was Oskar Blues day or something because half of the taps were from them. Also had a rep there from the company giving out samples. Good first impressions right there.

They had some very large shelve on the left side of the store dedicated to bombers of a large selection of breweries stacked up at least 5 rows high. On the back wall there are open cooler with a ton of six packs, and further down they have shilled bombers sitting in the coolers.

There are a large amount of breweries represented on all of the shelves including locals like captain Lawrence and a few Southampton. Cigar city 750s were also quite numerous.

A lot of selection of imports as well, like Nogne O and tons of Belgians are very well represented. Basically, if it is distributes to NYC, then you will likely find a few or many offering from the brewery available at this location. Very nice and diverse selection of beer at this location.

I wish I would have rated this back when I visited, but overall this is definitely the type of place anyone would want to check out. A big diverse selection of offerings from many breweries; at a good price for being the fact that it is in the middle of Manhattan haha.

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More User Reviews:
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4.4/5  rDev +7.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Urk1127
3.48/5  rDev -14.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Beervana
4.2/5  rDev +2.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of bgold86
4.57/5  rDev +11.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of ArkyVaughan
4/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of DavidHume
4.59/5  rDev +12.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Photo of NJBeer265
3.78/5  rDev -7.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Photo of olradetbalder
4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of rojapa
4.5/5  rDev +10%

Photo of PBRmeasap1980
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Nice beer selections, but also have beers strung throughout the store... that makes it a bit confusing as I noticed beer in at least 10 places.

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Photo of EnthusedAboutBeer
4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

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4.75/5  rDev +16.1%

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Whole Foods Market - Bowery in New York, NY
4.09 out of 5 based on 82 ratings.
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