Kimbark Beverage Shoppe | Chicago, Illinois
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Kimbark Beverage Shoppe
Currently with 2 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1214 E. 53rd St
Chicago, Illinois United States 60615 [ print map ]
773 493 3355

Hours: M-Th: 8AM - 11PM, F-Sat: 8AM - 12AM, Sun 11AM-10PM

Mayor: ccex (63) |

Kimbark Beverage Shoppe

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Beer Available At Kimbark Beverage Shoppe (arranged by most recent)
Founders Backstage Series #13: reDANKulous Imperial Red IPA 99, Buckledown Belt & Suspenders 93, Tighthead Scarlet Fire Red Ale 66, Stone Coffee Milk Stout 92, Greenbush One and the Same 72, Samuel Adams Old Fezziwig Ale 75, Hinterland IPA (Can) , Lagunitas Maximus 98, 51st Ward Dr. Dankenstein’s Whatever Double IPA , Sweetwater Waterkeeper Hefeweizen 74, Lagunitas ScareCity #1: Imperial Pilsner 94, Ballast Point Pale Ale 38, Nebraska India Pale Ale (2011- ) 94, Half Acre Sticky Fat American Dark Ale 96, Solemn Oath Wreckagemaster 89, Schlafly Pale Ale 39, Schlafly Kolsch 48, Leinenkugels Grapefruit Shandy 34, Samuel Adams Downtime Pilsner 52, Finch’s Wet Hot American Wheat 54
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2 reviews for Kimbark Beverage Shoppe
 Ambiance  60%
 Service  50%
 Selection  70%
 Food N/A 
 Value  55%
 Overall  62%
 Rating  68%

  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
NobleSquirrel  (209) Chicago, Illinois | September 21, 2012
My old haunt from school. For catering primarily to college kids, I could always find some treats here. Nothing particularly rare, but always carries Three Floyds and other locals. Nice Craft selection for sure. If you’re in school down here, definitely give Kimbark a try rather than the longer trek to Binny’s.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 12/20
ccex  (12) Chicago, Illinois | January 13, 2012
This store has the best selection of craft beer in Chicago’s south side. About 1/3 their floor space and 90% of their cooler space is devoted to beer. My neighborhood’s Binny’s is tiny but competitive for beer selection. I usually go here instead because it’s easier to find a parking space. Like Binny’s, prices are on the high side for the common stuff and there are rarely and decent beers on sale. (Drive to Kenwood Liquors at 88th & Stony Island for the best everyday prices if you need 12-packs. 30-packs or cans in quantity). I’ve never had an employee recommend a beer to me here, although other customers have. They have frequent wine and liquer samplings, but I don’t think they employ a resident beer geek. They are always busy with a hurried checkout lane, and they card senior citizens without a discount. Still, this is a good place to go if you are in Hyde Park with $30 to spend for 2 bombers and a 6-pack of beers you haven’t tried yet.

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