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Stearns Liquor

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

35 Reviews
Stearns LiquorStearns Liquor
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

4360 E Stearns St
Long Beach, California, 90815-2535
United States

(562) 597-3984 | map
www.stearnsliquor.com

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Added by Zerric on 08-02-2010

PLACE STATS
Place Score:
94
Reviews:
35
Ratings:
69
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
10.8%
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Reviews: 35 | Ratings: 69
Reviews by jefftheduke:
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5/5  rDev +17.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

This store is amazing, the owner really knows his beer and is a beer geek himself. He makes great recommendations. The atmosphere was great, I was practically dancing to the music and the beer geek talk is flowing all the time. The selection is great and you will never leave the store disappointed. I used to go to hi-time, but find the selection here as good or better. If you are within a few hours of the store it is worth a visit. To the previous reviewer, try taking a piss at the in-n-out down the street, it's a bottle shop not a restaurant.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Chaddiechadchad
4.36/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Lots of good beers here. No prices listed, lots of good liquor too. Open late, great stop on way home from work. Lots of cold beer too.

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Photo of EyePeeAyBryan
4.07/5  rDev -4.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of ampcruz
5/5  rDev +17.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of BigBeerBitch
5/5  rDev +17.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of Drew_V_dt
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of ArkyVaughan
4.67/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of USMCretired
2.61/5  rDev -38.7%
vibe: 1.75 | quality: 2.5 | service: 2 | selection: 3.75

Not a big fan of the constant hyping on Facebook and instagram and twitter, especially when your bottle limit is 1.

Why aren't prices listed on the bottle? The guy at the register didn't want to do a price check, he just told me it was a really good deal-Not

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Photo of ivegot3Dvision
5/5  rDev +17.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of GRG1313
3.72/5  rDev -12.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Finally made it to this off the beaten track spot in Long Beach. Decent place that basically looks like your run of the mill liquor store. It seems to have a decent stock but one can easily be fooled in that what appears to be large stock is really multiple rows and/or displays of the same bottle, be it beer or spirits. Still, decent stock.

This is likely a wonderful local shop for Long Beach but has certainly not kept up with the variety selection of the major shops of Southern California such that I suspect most of the very high ratings would be lower in today's world where several stores in Southern California far exceed selection.

Nice staff and worth a trip if in the area. I saw nothing that could not be obtained in dozens of other places around the general Southern California/Los Angeles area. By today's standards with the growing beer craze, this store is very good, at best, it is not world class. Conclusion: not worth a long drive or going out of your way.

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Photo of kingston213
4.7/5  rDev +10.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Photo of DorianB
4.6/5  rDev +8%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of MonkeyKnfeFight
4.43/5  rDev +4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Danny is phenomenal. Very helpful, knowledgable about beer. Solid beers at all times in this spot.

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Photo of riotontheroad
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

Always a good selection of high end beers here. Plus, I found a bottle of Elijah Crag 21yr on their shelf!

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5/5  rDev +17.4%

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4.6/5  rDev +8%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

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5/5  rDev +17.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

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Stearns Liquor in Long Beach, CA
94 out of 100 based on 35 ratings.
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