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Total Wine & More

in Bloomington, Minnesota

3.64/5  rDev -9.9% | Avg: 4.04
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Typical Total Wine. Overall a great selection and very good prices on most brew. For me the stores are just to big and cluttered with people the big supermarket feel i dislike. Help is impersonal and rude and hard to find when you do. Ok place to go to stock up for a party or an event, i prefer my locals that i frequent.

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Carillon Brewing Co.

in Dayton, Ohio

3.85/5  rDev +0.3% | Avg: 3.84
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Carillon is a unique place. It reminds me of Colonial Williamsburg. A true gem. The building itself is worth visiting even if you don't drink beer. Workers are dressed in period attire. As others have stated, the beer itself is not particularly good, but it's not bad either. And where else can you go to say you've had authentic 1850's beer? My party of four all enjoyed our food. It's a cool place, definitely worth a visit!

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Stella's Fish Café & Prestige Oyster Bar

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

4.05/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 4.03
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Hugh seating area inside, upstairs downstairs or bar area,They also have one of the best outside decks in Uptown. Happy hour is every day for different hours depending on the day, usually have 2 for 1 on drafts, On tap they rotate with the likes of Alaskan,deschutes, surly,summit,indeed odells, nothing rare but always some thing good on tap. Food is very good oysters ,clams on half shell along with crab,lobster, fish, a great selection of food. Again Upstairs deck is perfect in the summer, great vibe.

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Top Ten Liquors

in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota

4/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 4
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Used to be the Liquor Barrel @ Miracle Mile, Store has been re merchandised for the better. Nice selection of sixer in a cooler on the floor and also in a walk in, they also hace imports and bombers on 2 set of aisle's , Staff in Knowledgeable and helpful , worth a visit when in St Louis Park.

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Top Ten Liquors

in Blaine, Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.7% | Avg: 4.07
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

A hugh selection of craft beer in a well maintained clean store. Was impressed with selection and prices were reasonable The women i spoke to knew her stuff she was pleasant and knowledgeable. Nice store would shop here if it were closer to where i live.

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Lowry Hill Liquors

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

3.6/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 3.6
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5

On Hennepin Ave but parking and shop is off the Ave. Store is small and brew is overpriced. the selection is adequate and as is service. Nothing special here just a small neighborhood store, only stop if in the area and need some alcohol. Otherwise skip.

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Kowalski's Uptown Market & Wine Shop

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 3.75
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

A small and clean well lit store that is a full service liquor store attached but separate from the market. Nice selection for the limited space they have, helpful service with prices being a little higher than most. Somewhat hard to get in and find a parking spot as it is in Uptown and on Hennepin Ave, Worth a stop if in the area.

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Big Top Wine & Spirits

in Saint Paul, Minnesota

3.36/5  rDev -8.9% | Avg: 3.69
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.75

At Snelling and University, this store has a decent selection at fair prices , some sketchy people in and outside the store, would not want to shop late at night, if in the area and need a sixer this place has what you need otherwise skip a visit.

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Fair State Brewing Cooperative

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

4.15/5  rDev -3.9% | Avg: 4.32
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Easy to drive right past FS, as it is on crowded Central Ave. The brew pub is well lit with ample table and bar seating. Several taps are available as with several styles i liked that.They also have a nice and private outdoor seating area in the back away from the bustling Central Ave. Service is good, parking on busy evenings can be difficult . FS is worth a stop both for beer and atmosphere.

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Castle Danger Brewery

in Two Harbors, Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2% | Avg: 4.09
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Hugh open brew pub with lots of Northwoods feeling. Bar has lots of beautiful wood in side with plenty of seating. A wrap around deck for out side seating has a partial view of Lake Superior. They have a swag shop and growlers both 750's and 64 ounce. Thier brew is very good had at least 8 on with flights available. There are several places nearby to grab some food and eat here. If you are in Duluth this is just a 15-20 minute ride away if traveling up Hwy 61 its just blocks away. Either case this is worth a stop.

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Bauhaus Brew Labs

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

3.88/5  rDev -3.2% | Avg: 4.01
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Nice looking brewpub inside and out.Large open area to sit. Everytime ive gone place is always packed but service is always good. As other have said it a hipster place to see and be scene the brews lead towards Lagers, having said all this its still a fun place to go, 612 Brewery is just a block away. So at both places Atmosphere,Vibe > the beer.

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Able Seedhouse + Brewery

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

3.85/5  rDev +0.3% | Avg: 3.84
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Hugh open brewpub inside with wooden table and bench seating. They have out door seating as well a very nice courtyard with a couple of games. Garage doors lift in the spring and summer. Service was good and beers were good in a very laid back and comfortable setting. Plenty of parking and within walking distance to Indeed Brewery.

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Buzzards Bay Brewing

in Westport, Massachusetts

2.89/5  rDev -11.3% | Avg: 3.26
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 2 | service: 4 | selection: 2

Great location to gather and drink beers outside weather permitting. Weekends feature live music, food truck, corn hole, and beautiful scenery. In the cold weather, you can drink inside the brewery, and still have plenty of room to move about. They let you walk past the tanks and enter the back of the brewery, where you'll find live music, and the food truck moved inside the brewery. A lot to like about this location, the downside, in my opinion, every beer I've had from here is not very good, at all. Take Tree House, Bissell Brothers, The Alchemist, Maine Beer Company, and this beer would be the opposite of that. The higher ratings that it gets, I'm guessing that it's from people that haven't really experienced good beer. Come for the vibe and scenery, don't come thinking you'll find a great beer. Better than PBR, Bud, and Miller, sure, but that's not saying much.

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Poseidon Brewing Company

in Ventura, California

4.02/5  rDev +1.8% | Avg: 3.95
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Fun small tasting room - in a typical business park location, a bit hard to find. Liked the single hop beers better than the imperials, also the stout was more than decent. A bit out of the way, would consider visiting again, but not a must do. If your going to to surf and Madewest, not that far off and worth a stop.

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Sidewinders Tavern

in Jackson, Wyoming

3.86/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 4.31
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

It's got that sports bar look. The service and selection are okay. The food is great. "S" shaped pretzels, the best chicken pot pie that I've ever had and other quality items.

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Kilkenny House Restaurant & Pub

in Cranford, New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 4.5
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

We've been to Kilkenny many times since it opened in 2008. It is restaurant/bar in Cranford. Good selection of beer, including Irish beer and ale. The food selection is very good. The chicken or beef curry (I've had both) are excellent and not found in other places nearby. Service is very good - very friendly. It is especially fun to come here on a weekend evening during a sporting event - many people gather here to watch the games.

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Mike Hess Brewing - North Park

in San Diego, California

4.22/5  rDev -3.9% | Avg: 4.39
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Nice open floor location. Walk in over the brewing area and in the back- a roll up door with a food truck conveniently parked outside. Kid and dog friendly. 13 beers on tap. Hop centric. A couple of big screens with sports.

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Conshohocken Brewing Company

in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -5% | Avg: 4.21
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Really nice inexpensive place, quite friendly, good food. It's along the Schuylkill River Trail, so lots of cyclists dropping in. They have 4 packs of a few of their beers for take-out.

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in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

4.18/5  rDev n/a | Avg: 4.18
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Great pizza, good selection of decent beers. Really liked the Bear Republic Stout and espresso gelato float. Very friendly folks. Went for lunch after a visit to Chanticleer Garden. Definitely a regular stop.

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Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

in Decorah, Iowa

4.65/5  rDev +6.9% | Avg: 4.35
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Spent some time at Toppling Goliath Brewery last weekend. Had a blast! Love the Naughty 90! I am not a big IPA fan, usually too hoppy for me. The Naughty 90 was spectacular! Amber with caramel and mild smokey notes. A hint of hoppiness on the back finish but not too much. Filled a growler to take home. Just finished the growler tonight and wished we had more! Will definitely make a trip back to Decorah for more!

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Wiseacre Brewing

in Memphis, Tennessee

4.2/5  rDev -1.4% | Avg: 4.26
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.75

Fantastic service!!! Small quiet place away from the noise and crowds of Beale St. Inside very modern but a little small. The outside patio is where you want to be though.

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Fulton Beer

in Minneapolis, Minnesota

3.85/5  rDev -2.3% | Avg: 3.94
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Pretty cool Brewpub . Fulton can be hit b4 a twins game or a Timberwolves game also within walking distance of world class restaurants and other very good restaurants . North Loop is a great place to hang especially in the summer. Fultons space is a little small but somehow they have great service the brews are good the vibe is good and usually have food trucks fri-sun

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Whole Foods

in Paramus, New Jersey

3.88/5  rDev +1.3% | Avg: 3.83
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5

As in the case of other stores I have gone to, I came here because of a specific beer that I saw on BeerMenus. This isn't a beer or liquor store, but there is a dedicated section to wine & beer. The people shopping there are there for the Whole Foods expierence (i.e. hip). They have a bunch of different shelves & fridges, with some for bombers, others for singles, and aisle-long fridge for six packs. Friendly service although didn't necessarily bump into a beer specialist. The selection is quite extensive with national craft brands and smaller local brands and some limited bottles. Overall good place to shop beer, and will definitely become my go-to in that are. (as a certain place right near there is on my do not go list)

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Torched Hop Brewing Company

in Atlanta, Georgia

4.94/5  rDev +9.5% | Avg: 4.51
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 5

Awesome new place! Atmosphere is super cool, games, comfortable, bocce ball, but only 1 tv.
Beer was top notch. 6 house brews available of excellent quality and good variety, several guest taps and plenty of guest cans/bottles.
Food was excellent. Even simple stuff like tots and fries were delicious. Not a huge selection, but what they offer is great.
Overall a can't miss!

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The Hop

in Beacon, New York

4.69/5  rDev +9.6% | Avg: 4.28
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Visited around 5pm on 7/25/16 for flights.
14 beers and 2 ciders on tap.
Great selection of beers from around the country, including some local brews.
The decor is nice, yet simple. The staff was friendly.
This is a great addition to Beacon's (and the Hudson Valley's) growing local, small-shop scene!

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