Valu Market - Bardstown Rd. | Louisville, Kentucky
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Valu Market - Bardstown Rd.
Exceptional based on 24 ratings
Type: Grocery Store

1250 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, Kentucky United States 40204 [ print map ]
502 459 2221

valumarket.com

Hours: 7 AM - midnight, seven days/week


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Valu Market - Bardstown Rd.

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Beer Available At Valu Market - Bardstown Rd. (arranged by most recent)
Coors Light Summer Brew 8, Anderson Valley Bahl Horniní Spring India Pale Ale 57, New Holland Monkey King Saison 80, Deschutes Red Chair Northwest Pale Ale 96, Widmer Brothers Reserve Chocolate Russian Imperial Stout 94, Left Hand Milk Stout 96, Widmer Brothers Reserve Barrel Aged Brrrbon 93, St Peters India Pale Ale 44, Courage Russian Imperial Stout (2011+) 99, Moosbacher Weissbier Dunkel 36, Marstons Oyster Stout (Bottle/Keg) 42, Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 100, Benediktiner Weissbier 68, Praga Dark Lager 25, Dogfish Head Kvasir 90, Unibroue La Terrible 99, Stone Cali-Belgique IPA (Cali-BelgiŽ) 98, Unibroue …phťmŤre Apple 82, Highland Clawhammer Oktoberfest 48, Bells Oberon Ale 90
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24 reviews for Valu Market - Bardstown Rd.
 Ambiance  65%
 Service  69%
 Selection  79%
 Food  87%
 Value  82%
 Overall  80%
 Rating  84%
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
tmongoose  (69) Louisville, Kentucky | April 16, 2014
like they say its grocery store. but a grocery store with a pretty good selection. was in there for the first time today and just wandering around looking at what they have. found a couple of 12oz bottles iíll rate later but have a good selection of local and regional micros. as far as food goes (its a grocery store). some prices I know were a touch higher than other places and seem some that we lower so I guess it works out in the end. overall iíll go back there and do some more searching for things...good job.
70
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
theisti  (496) Leawood, Kansas | February 20, 2014
Visited just before dinner on a Wednesday. Thrift store looking place from the front, though fairly normally laid out grocery store once you enter. The beer selection is in the back corner, selection is located in an open cooler featuring singles, a warm rack, and a walk in beer cooler with the remainder of the selection. Selection is below the other stores I have visited in Louisville, though still way above average compared with most grocery stores. Import selection in particular was solid. Certainly worth checking out, just not at the top of my list for Louisville bottle shops.
64
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 12/20
jhp40219  (22) Louisville, Kentucky | November 11, 2013
Grocery store. Kind of run down looking other than the beer area. Nice selection featuring several beers each from numerous different breweries. Their warm beer selection is lacking due to space, but youíll still find several end caps next to and across from the beer cave. The beer cave is where the majority of their beers are kept. Prices are typical for the area, although they do have some nice specials fairly often. Newly added cooler shelf of single 12oz bottles for around $2.00 each is a great addition. And they have (I think) 12 taps which are usually running some great local and rare national beers. Ambiance is blah, (itís a grocery store). Service can be a bit spotty and the only person who seems to know anything about the beer appears to be their beer purchaser. Definitely worth stopping by if youíre in the area. But ultimately there are better places to purchase beer in Louisville.
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  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 16/20
jrallen34  (415) Chicago, Illinois | August 31, 2013
Grocery store with a pretty big beer selection. Walk in cooler with mostly main stays, some local West Sixth and New Albanian ticks. Singles selection which is nice to tick but not a ton of local stuff. The reason to come here is the growler station. 12 taps that are awesome and cheap as can be. $9-$12 including glassware for great stuff like Maharaja, Gumballhead, etc. Worth a stop.
72
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
AndyW68  (65) Louisville, Kentucky | March 27, 2013
Great beer place for a grocery store. I pur N/A for food because even though they are a good food source, you generally would not be eating there. Selection and price were very good for a grocery store. Actually better than many liquor stores that donít focus on beer. Staff is hit or miss, but all seemed friendly.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine  (261) Cincinnati, Ohio | January 6, 2013
Stopped in while in town with my wife. They have a good bottle selection with a growler station to boot. The grocery section was solid too, as was the value. Worth a stop if youíre in the area; Iíd just avoid IPAs, as Iím not sure how quickly their stock turns over.
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 12/20
ContemplateBeer  (108) Louisville, Kentucky | November 25, 2012
Well, itís a Valu Market Store. but this store in particular has a pretty good layout and such. Did not need service. Selection is quite surprising, pretty comparable to Old Town, and (almost) everything they have is refrigerated. Trappist (Orval, Westmalle, Rochefort) to be had here, as well as other good Belgian, Canadian (Unibroue) and American (Bells, Dogfish Head) can be found at this location. Plenty of good prices on food, good variety, but I didnít buy any. Great prices on beer. Large bottles of Avery and Arcadia were under 3 bucks a piece, and their other prices were comparable around town. A good little beer store within a grocer.***Update*** 11/25/12- This place has had a problem with keeping beer too long recently (six packs of IPA 6+ months old, for instance); still a great selection, but be cautious around time-sensitive beers here.
62
  AMBIANCE 1/5   SERVICE 2/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
kaips1  (11) Kentucky | November 19, 2012
this is a grocery store with a small walk in cooler and a selection of i think 10 taps. the selection is nice with everything from boon and st. louis gueuze to local favorites like upland and west 6th. Last trip there my friends and i found a couple bottles of GI Madame Rose that hadnt made its way to Lexington yet. Food selection is that of a grocery store, i noticed anything special. Overall its worth a stop in because you might be surprised with what you find.
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr  (1459) Washington, Washington DC | November 18, 2012
Large grocery still, half a dozen or so taps for growlers fills. Bottle selection is very small, bit there was a large cooler. Of course it wad locked, because to shop for beer at noon on a Sunday violates some religious principle that I have yet to discover or understand.
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
savnac  (285) Anchorage, Alaska | November 7, 2012
Nice grocery store with a decent beer selection. Walk-in cooler with lots of bottles and 6 packs, ect. Had a few things not seen elsewhere in Kentucky and the prices were good. Worth checking out. Grocery store looked nice too.

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