Randall's Wine & Spirits - South City

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BA SCORE
87
very good

25 Reviews
Randall's Wine & Spirits - South CityRandall's Wine & Spirits - South City
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

1910 S Jefferson Ave
Saint Louis, Missouri, 63104-2621
United States

(314) 865-0199 | map
www.shoprandalls.com

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Added by brewintheLou on 12-26-2007

PLACE STATS
Score:
87
Reviews:
25
Ratings:
45
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
8.14%
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Reviews: 25 | Ratings: 45
Reviews by StlHopHead77:
Photo of StlHopHead77
4.18/5  rDev +9.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

I visited Randall's for the first time about a week ago.I had been on the phone with them numerous times trying to narrow down my shopping list.I originally called them looking for '09 Nemesis and was ecstatic when they told me they had multiple 4 packs available.Charmane(not sure if spelling is correct)helped me out and was very knowledgeable.I purchased the Nemesis 4 pack($25.00),a Trappistes Rochefort 10 and a bomber each of Maharaja and Hog Heaven.The selection was good and service was sufficient.They carry all the usual suspects(Avery,Bells,New Holland,North Coast,Great Divide,Founders)but they also had an excellent selection of German and Belgian beers,including Achel(which is new to this market)and Lindeman's Faro.My only regret was that I didn't visit there before they had sold out of NH Dragon's Milk.Overall,an excellent resource for great beer.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jhestand
4.24/5  rDev +11.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of BarrelAgedG
4.02/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of boilermakerbrew
3.06/5  rDev -19.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 2.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

This is probably the largest and is the most centrally located Randall's, but only middle of the road for me. Selection is huge although from a quality side watch out; there is a good amount of overage beer here and they only occasionally catch it and mark it down. My other issue with their selection is the VIP membership for limited release. They hold a lot of beer back for VIP only to put it on the floor weeks later with no communication if you were on the VIP wait list. Always ask for what you want, but don't be surprised if you get a dirty look.

The vibe of the store is a little odd. It is in an old warehouse so there is a ton of space and selection across all types of alcohol. It is also located near downtown, so the selection and crowd in the store gets a little rough at times, but their security and customer service helping people is always good.

Overall, I shop here regularly and still hold out hope that one day the VIP card will actually get me contacted for something limited.

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Photo of rspauldi
3.77/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Tertullian007
4.14/5  rDev +8.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Get_Lowell
3.08/5  rDev -19.2%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

Decent selection of beer although the vast majority of the store is wine and liquor. They keep their limited allocations off the shelves and only sell them to regular customers. Staff never leaves the registers but they are friendly enough when you are ready to check out.

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Photo of Eagleyes
3.64/5  rDev -4.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of drmcleod10
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of Jamie4beer
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Service is what keeps this place low rated.

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Photo of thewimperoo
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of creepinjeeper
5/5  rDev +31.2%

Photo of ASTMONATE
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of c-rum
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of Gotti311
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of FreshZ
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of atlbravsrno1
4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

Photo of rrski198
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of Stevedore
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

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4/5  rDev +5%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of tpaetow
4.29/5  rDev +12.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25

Don't be fooled by the outside; this place is the real deal. It's a warehouse full of liquor, wine, and beer. They have a great selection and the people are always really helpful if you're trying to find something or looking for a recommendation. Also, since it's warehouse-style, the prices are better than almost everywhere else!

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Photo of edenstjames
3.87/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

My favorite place to get beer, just wish it was closer. The best way to describe it is the Sam's of liquor stores. In a warehouse right off of the highway in south stl, huge wine, beer and liquor sections. I've also bought disposable flasks here as well.

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Randall's Wine & Spirits - South City in Saint Louis, MO
87 out of 100 based on 25 ratings.
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