Chuckís Hop Shop

656 NW 85th St
Seattle, Washington United States 98117

206 297 6212
bottle shop
chucks85th.com
Mon - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM, Sun 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Mayor: ACHops (30) | Affiliated user(s) here Keepthereceipt | Taps: 38 | Bottles: 1200
Create a free account for these features:
Edit Add Event

Beer entered at Chuckís Hop Shop

NameABV
Black Raven Birdserker Triple IPA10.2%2/7/2016
Knee Deep Simtra Triple IPA11.25%2/7/2016
Knee Deep Hoptologist DIPA9%2/7/2016
Backwoods Ridge Run Stout - Bourbon Barrel 10%1/30/2016
Stone 20th Anniversary Encore Series: 08.08.08 Vertical Epic Ale8.9%1/27/2016
Block 15 Intergalactic Hop Shop7.75%1/10/2016
Anderson Valley Heelch Oí Hops8.7%1/10/2016
Ballast Point Victory at Sea - Peanut Butter10%1/8/2016
Bale Breaker High Camp Winter Warmer7.3%12/21/2015
Cloudburst Flashing Lights 6.5%12/8/2015
AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kona Coffee12%12/4/2015
Rogue Double Chocolate Stout9%11/25/2015
Stone / 4 Hands / Bale Breaker Sorry Not Sorry9%11/10/2015
Snipes Mountain Paquero 7.2%10/17/2015
Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #8 (Number of the Beast)13.7%10/14/2015
Barley Browns WFO IPA7.5%9/30/2015
Lost Abbey The Angels Share12.5%9/15/2015
Avery Barrel-Aged Series 27 - Insula multos Collibus9.7%9/11/2015
Black Raven Three Sundays Tripel9.3%8/16/2015
Stone 19th Anniversary Thunderstruck IPA8.7%8/15/2015
Avery Barrel-Aged Series 28 - Fortuna8.1%8/14/2015
Deschutes Black Butte XXVII11%8/10/2015
Maui Brewing Imperial CoCoNut PorTeR9.4%8/10/2015
Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout13%7/17/2015
Arrogant Bastard Ale - Bourbon Barrel7.9%7/17/2015
Logsdon Far West Vlaming6.5%7/9/2015
Alpine Beer Company Hoppy Birthday5.25%7/6/2015
Baird Suruga Bay Imperial IPA8.5%7/6/2015
Logsdon Cerasus8.5%7/6/2015
Alpine Beer Company Duet 7%7/5/2015
Two Beers Day Hike 4.1%7/5/2015
Avery Barrel-Aged Series 26 - Tectum et Elix5.5%7/5/2015
Almanac Farmerís Reserve Pluot7%7/5/2015
Almanac Dogpatch Strawberry7.5%7/5/2015
Almanac Farmerís Reserve Strawberry7%7/5/2015
Almanac Farmerís Reserve Blueberry7%7/4/2015
Trinity Koelorado5%7/4/2015
Blue Mountain Estate Winesap6.75%7/4/2015
Docís Draft Dry Hopped Hard Cider6%7/4/2015
Baranof Island Silver Bay IPA6.25%7/4/2015
Boneyard / Three Floyds Armored Fist Imperial CDA10%7/3/2015
Schooner Exact Kettle Sour3.2%7/3/2015
Black Raven BeakTweaker Citrus IPA6.5%7/3/2015
Victory Deep Cocoa8.5%6/22/2015
Joseph James Red Fox Russian Imperial Stout9%6/22/2015
Drakes Drakonic Imperial Stout8.75%6/22/2015
Epic Imperial Red Ale7.7%6/22/2015
Black Market Invasion (pre 2016)9.9%6/22/2015
10 Barrel Easy Black IPA5.1%6/22/2015
Great Divide Showdown Rye IPA8.3%6/22/2015
Firestone Walker Double Jack IPA9.5%6/19/2015
Reubenís Robust Porter5.9%6/19/2015
Oakshire Hopollo 77%6/15/2015
Bear Republic Hop Shovel IPA7.5%6/14/2015
Fort George / Georgetown / Pfriem 3-Way IPA5.7%6/14/2015
Salish Sea Amber5.2%6/9/2015
Selkirk Abbey Chapel4.9%6/9/2015
Port Brewing Old Viscosity10%6/5/2015
Big Sky Pack Train 8.7%6/4/2015
Old Schoolhouse Allgood IPA7%6/4/2015
Fort George Karate Hopped Imperial IPA8%5/23/2015
Firestone Walker Maltose Falcons Brownywine13.6%5/21/2015
Hop Valley Chuckís Twisted Mistress8%5/20/2015
Sound Redonkulous IIIPA0%5/20/2015
Bale Breaker Bottomcutter IIPA8.2%5/20/2015
Fremont Dark Star - Bourbon Barrel14.5%5/17/2015
Ecliptic Orbiter IPA7.4%5/12/2015
Stone / Ecliptic / Wicked Weed Points Unknown IPA9.5%5/12/2015
Stone Spotlight Series: Drew & Steveís Imperial Mutt Brown Ale9%5/12/2015
Stone Pale Ale 2.06%5/6/2015
Narrows Giant Pacific Octopus7.2%4/28/2015
Sound Chuckís Greenwood Triple IPA9.9%4/21/2015
Lagunitas Waldoís Special Ale9.2%4/20/2015
Ommegang Game of Thrones #5 - Three-Eyed Raven7.2%4/12/2015
Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Chai Spiced10.6%3/31/2015
Black Market Seek And Destroy12.7%3/15/2015
Glacier IPA6.35%3/15/2015
Boneyard Hop-A-Wheelie IPA7%3/15/2015
Iron Fist Velvet Glove9%3/14/2015
Stone Old Guardian - Extra Hoppy11%2/20/2015
Sound Monkís Indiscretion10%2/18/2015
Black Diamond Carnage10%2/18/2015
Wander Shoe Toss Rye IPA7%2/18/2015
Kulshan Bastard Kat IPA6.66%2/18/2015
Fort George / The Commons Plazm Farmhouse Ale6.5%2/12/2015
Maui Brewing Lorenzini Double IPA (6th Sense)7.6%2/4/2015
Avery Lilikoíi Kepolo5.4%2/3/2015
84
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 17/20
deyholla  (469) Minneapolis, Minnesota | July 3, 2015
A cool convenience store with a has station feel but great vibe. A nice patio outside. Service was a bit slow but we basically arrived at last call. About 40 taps and a real strong bottle selection. Limited samplers available. Food trucks seem do stop by often and Iíll never complain about a 6 buck sampler. Quite a spot!
88
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 8/10
  • OVERALL 17/20
rejtable  (207) Ontario | May 4, 2015
Lively, almost chaotic place on a Friday night. Convenience store conversion with craploads of bottles to be had for a fair corking fee and 40ish taps. Ambience was all over the place, from nerds like me to little kids and dogs. Had fun, but the family side of it made it hard to want to stay too long.
80
  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
Ferris  (932) Burnaby, British Columbia | January 22, 2015
Yet another convenience store conversion. Patio and a small bar are nice additions. Very crowded but local crowd that is very nice. Impressive tap and bottle list, although prices are a bit on the higher side. Service shines with beer geeks manning the till and taps. They really know their stuff and arenít afraid to say what they feel. Local snacks and food trucks out front. I liked it and will be back.
86
  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
bigmanlavos  (1) Washington | August 24, 2014
Chuckís is an awesome place due to their helpful staff, the excellent selection of beer, and their food offerings (from a pretzel with "crappy cheese" to rotating food trucks). Their bottle prices are a little bit above average, but their draft prices are pretty decent. They have something like 40 beers on tap, and about half of those are usually IPAs. The place can get a little cramped and since itís family neighborhood, there are usually kids and dogs there. The staff is great, going out of their way to let you sample beers on tap and are patient with you while you try to make up your mind.
70
  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 5/10
  • OVERALL 11/20
bvc  (103) Washington | August 16, 2014
I donít get why this place is so popular personally. If you arenít walking or biking, parking can be a pain in the ass. The store seems cluttered with items for sale, often with beer stored in less than desirable conditions. Draft selection is usually pretty solid, but prices are on the high side (same with the bottles), and the glassware sucks (enough with mason jars). I guess the idea behind the store works in a neighborhood where parents donít have a ton of options to grab a beer and bring their kids in. For me, I would rather not enjoy my beer in such an environment. Probably worth a stop for an out of towner who is in the area, but being a local this isnít a place I would frequent.
80
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
beeroverwithme  (174) TÝnsberg, Norway | July 13, 2014| Updated July 15, 2014
This former grocery store has turned into a great neighborhood pub and beer shop with locals of the Greenwood area in the north of Seattle bringing the family along for an evening beer. Very nice atmosphere with an outdoor seating area. 38 taps with beer from all over the Pacific NW, as well as beer from more remote states (such as Avery The Czar). Oh, and thousands of bottled beer. Visited: 2014-07-12
88
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
BrewDad  (457) Olympia, Washington | June 29, 2014
Super place in Seattle I was impressed with the beer selection and taps.
78
  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
Prufrockstar  (58) Seattle, Washington | December 29, 2013| Updated January 10, 2014
Cool place. No need to give the full overview, since others have covered it, but stuff I like: Big draft list with some nice offerings; I can take my kid here; Can also shop for bottles; Friendly vibe; Stuff I donít like as much: the pint as a standard serving unit (no interest in a $14 pint of tasty, strong beer, though I guess half-pints are available if you ask); bottle prices are a bit high (by about 10% or so). Itís sort of hard to figure out if this is intending to be more of a bottle shop or more of a bar. Itís somewhere in between, with a good dash of convenience store thrown into the mix.
86
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
Dogbrick  (807) Columbus, Ohio | November 4, 2013
(Visited 09/2013): Chuckís is located in the north part of Ballard on the corner of NW 85th and 8th. There is a small parking lot in front of the building.

After passing a small patio in front, the interior opens to a convenience store style layout with shelves along the right and perimeter, including some coolers toward the rear. There is a small walk up bar in the back left corner, with a digital board above the bar listing what is on tap. Yellow walls, and a painted logo with the words "Land of a Thousand Beers".

As for the beers, there are exactly 38 on draught, including breweries like Bakwoods, Elysian, Odin and Fort George. Growlers are available for draught beer. The bottled selection amounts to hundreds, including many west coast breweries like Bruery, Lost Abbey, Elysian, Pike and Almanac. Lots of singles and imports as well.

Service on a relatively slow weekend afternoon was good both at the bar and while I was shopping. These guys definitely know their beer.

I did not have any food on my visit.

Overall this is a solid beer store to visit in the Seattle area, and the option of enjoying a pint before, during or after shopping is a great bonus.
86
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 17/20
AdamChandler  (261) Enfield, New Hampshire | October 14, 2013
This spot was nice. Lots of bottles for there or takeaway, decent tap list but prices seemed high. They have daily food trucks outside and I took up the biscuit truck quite well. Iíd come here again but they are pretty far north of seattle.

<< first< prev1-10next >last >>
What's Your Opinion?
Add your review


Checked In

Print Travel Map
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50