RSVP Discount Beverage & Redemption Center

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Type: Store

887 Forest Ave
Portland, Maine, 04103-4107
United States

(207) 773-8808 | map

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Reviews:
43
Ratings:
66
pDev:
15.13%
 
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Reviews by berley31:
Photo of berley31
4.15/5  rDev +6.4%

Stopped by on a recent trip to Portland, the day after pubcrawling in the Old Port area to try a bunch of Maine craft beers. I had read about RSVP's service before we went and was a little apprehensive, but all I can say is that they were friendly when we were there... one gentleman in particular even asked how we were making out... twice! The cashier was also very helpful even though we were checking out many singles and the prices weren't coming up. Good beer selection, with lots of Maine beers, which is why we were there, but a very good selection of Belgians as well. Overall I was very pleased with RSVP Liquor.

Update 11/09 - Back for a second trip, selection was still great, and the people waiting on us were extremely helpful and kind.

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Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.79/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

On the outside, I thought well, they could work on that a bit. The inside seemed more of a grocery store as there were a wide amount of food selections as well as liquor. After I was shown where the warm beer aisle was, it impressed upon me that it just seemed odd that an advertised "liquor" store at the size that it was only had one little warm beer aisle. No worries there, the entire back wall made up for that as it was entirely cold beer and I think some of that maltish stuff with hard cider stuffed at the end. No one that worked there offered any help probably because my friend who took me there showed me everything. The cashier was friendly enough but didn’t ask if I found everything. Once again, no worries there, because I did. The selection for the warm beer was pretty good, and I was impressed with the cold beer section as well. I was able to find a bunch of beers that I’ve been wanting that have been on my wants list. I didn’t buy any food even though I saw a fair amount of it. The value seemed about average. I definitely would go back, mainly because of the selection.

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Photo of JoeK89
4.27/5  rDev +9.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

This was the place I would go to the most while in Portland. Large selection and great prices. The beer cellar DT is solid and more organized but this place had a larger selection and much better pricing. DFH 120 min for 8 bucks? Can't beat that. I do recall there being more Bombers than 12oz singles. Also this is not downtown so parking is always easy to find.

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Photo of zimm421
2.85/5  rDev -26.9%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 1 | selection: 3.75

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4.34/5  rDev +11.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of illpass78
3.97/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Good bigger store. Check the dates on your bottles; some stuff sticks around a while. Otherwise I'm a fan.

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4.12/5  rDev +5.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

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4.29/5  rDev +10%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

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4.01/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

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4.33/5  rDev +11%
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RSVP Discount Beverage & Redemption Center in Portland, ME
Place rating: 3.9 out of 5 with 66 ratings
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