Binny’s Beverage Depot - Lakeview | Chicago, Illinois
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Binny’s Beverage Depot - Lakeview
Good based on 28 ratings
Type: Beer Store

3000 N. Clark
Chicago, Illinois United States 60657 [ print map ]
773 935 9400

Hours: M-Sat: 9a-9p; Sun: 11a-6p

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Binny’s Beverage Depot - Lakeview

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Beer Available At Binny’s Beverage Depot - Lakeview (arranged by most recent)
Logsdon Oak-Aged Bretta 99, Revolution Fist City 96, 5 Rabbit Lulo Galáctico Telefantástico 89, Off Color Apex Predator 95, Evil Twin Tørst Front Room v.2 , Evil Twin / Intangible Ales Sour Bikini 96, Marz Bubbly Creek Yuzu 82, Schlafly Pale Ale 39, Half Acre Lead Feather 91, Marz Ruby’s Tears 58, 5 Rabbit Arroz con Leche 47, Arcadia Barrel Aged Loch-Up Scotch Ale 48, Maine Beer Lil One 99, Spiteful Mrs. O’Leary’s Chocolate Milk Stout 97, Pipeworks Cinnamon Beer-D Os 52, Only Child Mine! , Lazy Magnolia Old Money 41, Ten Ninety Milk & Cookies , Firestone Walker Pivo Hoppy Pils 93, Big Muddy Monster India Brown Ale 88
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28 reviews for Binny’s Beverage Depot - Lakeview
 Ambiance  71%
 Service  68%
 Selection  77%
 Food  50%
 Value  73%
 Overall  73%
 Rating  83%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
FunkyBrewster  (12) Chicago, Illinois | October 13, 2008
This is a very good big store for beer selection and price. They’ll pretty much have most things that you are looking for at any given time. They might not have the rarest of the rare but if they don’t there is always plenty available. Prices rival most other store and they usually have sales on some of their beers. I will say that some of their beers are pretty high priced but those are usually the rare ones that even if you found somewhere else would be as high or higher. It is also much bigger and has a better selection than the downtown location.
fly  (227) austin, Tejas, Texas | August 17, 2015
They had beer. That made me happy. Jolly Pumpkin before it hit Texas, Pipeworks, and many others. Stuff like Three Floyds is hit or miss as the more sought out ones are snatched immediately and apparently hit maybe once a month.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
AGAquino  (50) Toronto, Ontario | March 23, 2013
Heaven, extremely knowledgable staff. Went back today, almost a year after. Staff was more than helpful, responding to requests for Brett beers, and anything new and interesting. Extremely satisfied.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
KickInChalice  (20) Chicago, Illinois | February 17, 2012
Binny’s in Lakeview has everything that I have come to expect from the chain - solid craft beer selection, knowledgeable service, and reasonable prices. The two things that used to prevent me from coming here more often are the lack of availability of limited releases and the parking. Since I work during the week, I can never make it there for the first come first serve weekday releases, which is when they normally get their shipments. Also, on the weekends trying to park here can be a nightmare. Now that I live down the street though, the convenience combined with the selection and prices make this the beer store I visit most often. A big clean store with a large selection is always a good stop.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
seymour  (45) Maplewood, Missouri | December 1, 2011
One of my favorite beer shops. I live in St. Louis, Missouri. Whenever I’m in Chicago, Binny’s is always a destination so I can get stuff I can’t back home. It’s still so strange distribution varies so much between neighboring states, but it really does. Despite what some other raters have written, I found the staff very accessible, helpful and knowledgeable. My main complaint is they should offer more singles, and a build-your-own mix pack option. A worker told me that is coming soon, though. Highly recommended.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
mualumnus  (10) Skokie, Illinois | September 6, 2011
My favorite Binny’s in the area, this is my go to place when I need beer for events in the city. A very good selection in the cooler and a vast selection overall of craft beers.
wedgie9  (34) Nashville, Tennessee | August 28, 2011
This location, like almost all Binny’s locations, has nearly everything available in the market. Their selection is massive. Also, like most Binny’s, it is nearly impossible to get much help at this store if you have any questions more than where something is on the shelf. If you get ahold of the right person, they will hold limited releases for you, but a lot of them hit the shelves as well.
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla  (408) Minneapolis, Minnesota | July 6, 2011
One of the largest selection of beers I have ever seen and tend to get a decent amount of rare stuff in as well. Definitely has the feel of a liquor warehouse and the staff ranges from helpful to not helpful at all it is another great store in Chicago.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
nbondi  (41) Chicago, Illinois | April 22, 2011
Large, clean, bright store. Usually when I go in somebody asks if I need any help. If I do, they usually seem to know what they’re talking about. This place is kind-of the go-to for the everyday beer/liquor/wine drinker in Chicago, and as such, gets picked over more quickly than all the other beer shops. If they’ve got something rare or interesting, don’t expect to see it on the shelves for long if it ever even makes it to the shelves. Great wine/liquor selection, artisan cheeses and glassware fill out this one-stop booze emporium.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 11/20
jrallen34  (483) Chicago, Illinois | April 9, 2011
This Binny’s is a little lacking compared to the Lincoln Park. No need to head here between there and WLV being close.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
dwm1034  (20) Chicago, Illinois | July 11, 2010

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