Binnyís Beverage Depot - South Loop | Chicago, Illinois
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Binnyís Beverage Depot - South Loop
Excellent based on 62 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1132 S Jefferson St
Chicago, Illinois United States 60607 [ print map ]
312 768 4400

binnys.com

Hours: Mon-Sat 9AM to 9PM Sunday 11AM to 6PM


Mayor: Niko100 (170) | Taps: 16 | Bottles: over 1,300


Binnyís Beverage Depot - South Loop

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Beer Available At Binnyís Beverage Depot - South Loop (arranged by most recent)
Magic Hat Hi #9 I.P.A. 43, Clown Shoes Galactica IPA 97, Grand Teton Bitch Creek ESB 92, Grand Teton Sweetgrass APA 84, 5 Rabbit 5 Grass 65, Pipeworks Fully Hoperational Battlestation Imperial Saison , Solemn Oath Extreme Intensage 78, Revolution Unsessionable Imperial IPA 97, Founders RŁbśus 93, Anthem Hops 57, Surly Bitter Brewer 93, Minhas Chocolate Bunny Stout 48, Uinta Detour Double India Pale Ale 97, Schlafly Pumpkin Ale 97, Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale 66, Anderson Valley Fall Horniní Pumpkin Ale 80, SKA Special ESB Ale 45, St Feuillien Triple 98, Watou Tripel 96, Lefebvre Hopus 86
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62 reviews for Binnyís Beverage Depot - South Loop
 Ambiance  73%
 Service  74%
 Selection  90%
 Food  78%
 Value  76%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  95%
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76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois  (635) The íSham, England | November 11, 2012
Visited on Sunday 04/11/12 around 1.30pm. Not too busy, bar at the entrance but we had no time to check this out as we had a train to catch in around an hour. Had chosen this Binnyís as it was the nearest to Union Station (10-15 minutes walk). We ended getting a cab from the forecourt of the garage opposite as our bags weighed a ton ! No one came to offer help whilst shopping but that doesnít bother me. Good enough choice but no real rareties, plenty of new rates for me however ! 6 pack mixed 12 oz bottles for $10. Again not too many ineresting choices (Iíd had the bulk before) but there were a lot of new rates for me and perhaps for a first time visitor to the US. Service at the till was efficient and friendly and one employee packed and boxed our beers whilst the other put them through the till. Decent enough store but a fair distance short of world class!
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Tmoney99  (380) Cincinnati, Ohio | November 4, 2012| Updated September 24, 2013
Easy to find location directly off interstate with parking behind and under the building. Large beverage store with the beer to the right of escalator. Freindly assistant with good knowledge of local brews. Good selection. Went home with everything I was looking for.
78
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
jackl  (416) Charlottesville, Virginia | September 23, 2012
I stopped in here while on holiday in Chicago last year. Binnyís was a life saver for a beer-hunting tourist like myself. The locationís convenient, the bottle selection plentiful. The staff didnít seem too helpful, not that I really tried to interact with them. I was able to get a decent selection of Three Floyds, Half Acre, and Flossmoor Station beers at good prices. No complaints.
84
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
ccex  (10) Chicago, Illinois | May 1, 2012
Iíve shopped many times at Binnyís in Plainfield, Lincoln Park, and Hyde Park before checking out this large store today. Great selection and decent prices. Parking was easy and free on a weekday afternoon, and the escalators helped, too. I spent $80 including tax for 4 bombers and 3 six packs, including some I had never seen anywhere else. There were many more items with reduced prices to Binnyís cardholders here than Iíve seen at their other stores.I spotted perhaps my all=time favorite Schneider Aventinus Weisen Eisbock and had to wait a while before finding an employee to ask if they had any other Eisbocks in stock. He didnít know what I was talking about, but said that a beer expert from downstairs would help me. Finally an idle cashier came over and asked if she could help. She typed "Eisbock" into their system and found 4 others, only one of which was in stock. She went right to the cooler and handed it to me. I bought it even though it was Red Hook ESB and not an Eisbock. Iíll definitely make the trek back here for the greater selection and lower prices than the small Binnyís in Hyde Park.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
funkyaudio  (9) Chicago, Illinois | April 23, 2012
Good beer at a great location inside a beer store who could ask for anything else.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
jstraw  (11) Chicago, Illinois | March 29, 2012
Outstanding selection, including foreign beers and especially Belgians. The selection does seem to be especially thoughtful, more a stocking of all the greatest hits, but still, a great resource.
80
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
chicagodri  (58) Chicago, Illinois | November 26, 2011
Good selection, fair price. Parking can be a pain at times. Better selection than the Lincoln Park Binnys. Which you could walk around and drink though. Bar is very nice when it is open.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
jrallen34  (438) Chicago, Illinois | November 6, 2011
huge beer selection here, a bit intimidated at first, by the far the best Binnyís in Chicago with not only a ton of beer, but things that are not at the other stores... a bit too far away from me to go to often but worth the trip
100
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
needaloan  (11) Illinois | October 28, 2011
the BEERS selection is huge, great service and the price is AWESOME. My go to shop.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
JoePeesie  (68) Long Lake, Illinois | September 20, 2011
One of the best selections of beer in the area, solid pricing, and with an on site tap room it is a must hit if your in the area.

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