Spec's #61 - Brodie Lane

Spec's #61 - Brodie LaneSpec's #61 - Brodie Lane
BA SCORE
87.5%
Liked This Place
4.16 w/ 40 ratings
Spec's #61 - Brodie LaneSpec's #61 - Brodie Lane
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

4970 W Highway 290
Austin, Texas, 78735-6748
United States

(512) 366-8260 | map
specsonline.com

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Added by LittleDon on 04-04-2009

PLACE STATS
Reviews:
10
Ratings:
40
Liked:
35
Avg:
4.16/5
pDev:
11.3%
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Ratings: 40 |  Reviews: 10
Reviews by Fenris244:
Photo of Fenris244
4.15/5  rDev -0.2%

I was downtown and stopped in on my way back home.

Well this i have to say isn't my favorite specs in the Austin area, the dim lighting is a little off putting and it gives the place an odd feeling for me(this is highlighted by the way it sprawls) the place is huge too. It's much bigger than the front of the building would suggest. Good selection and I get the feeling that the beer section isn't the most frequented and was able to pick up a few things the other specs had sold out of and I'll happily put up with odd layout and seemingly way to spread out beer section for that alone. The staff wasn't helpful at all but I'm not going to knock them for that the place was deserted anyway and I'm sure I caught the girl off guard.

Aside from the odd layout and my personal quips aside this isn't a bad store and if I'm in the area I'll stop by see what's in stock

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More User Reviews:
Photo of DoctorZombies
4.68/5  rDev +12.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Awesome selection and super friendly staff. There is a deli section where you can eat, and there were multiple venders serving wine, food and liquor samples. Tons of beer from around the world to select from; seemed this Specs had more beer than others I have been in here in Texas.

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Photo of jrstar96
2.88/5  rDev -30.8%
vibe: 2 | quality: 3 | service: 2.25 | selection: 3.75

Photo of MichialTanner1
3.93/5  rDev -5.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of MLDucky
4.14/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75

Photo of mig100
4.01/5  rDev -3.6%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of BGsWo22
3/5  rDev -27.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3

Photo of BeerSamurai34
4.29/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Incredible store. It's a chain superstore and has tons of great food and wine. The beer selection was ok, but nothing special. There were quite a few options, but nothing too rare.

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Photo of gilgar
4.18/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of ericaus
2.72/5  rDev -34.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 2.25 | selection: 2.5

I really like specs, they have a great selection service is not so great

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Photo of Matt141
4.23/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of dmorgan310
4.07/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of JamLand
4/5  rDev -3.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Although one of the larger Spec's, it used to not be frequented too much. However, that has changed. They also lost their only quality beer guy awhile back, so service is hit or miss now.

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Photo of ccapurso
3.64/5  rDev -12.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5

Photo of menezes
3.49/5  rDev -16.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.75

Photo of ChaseTheAce
4.07/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of DCash7
4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of bryan03
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of mamaraza
4/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of stumac
4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of kacysouthwest
4/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of kjkinsey
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of Nightwish1094
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of permian-boozer
5/5  rDev +20.2%

Photo of Evango
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

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Spec's #61 - Brodie Lane in Austin, TX
Place rating: 87.5% out of 100 with 40 ratings
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