Five Points Bottle Shop - Lumpkin St. | Athens, Georgia
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Five Points Bottle Shop - Lumpkin St.
Excellent based on 24 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1655 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, Georgia United States 30605 [ print map ]
706 543 6989

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Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00am - 11:30pm / Sunday 12:30 - 9:00pm


Mayor: jbruner (20) | Bottles: 1500+


Five Points Bottle Shop - Lumpkin St.

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Beer Available At Five Points Bottle Shop - Lumpkin St. (arranged by most recent)
Creature Comforts TropicŠlia 89, Off Color Scurry 83, Sixpoint Sweet Action 78, Carolina Brewery Flagship India Pale Ale 69, Coastal Empire Tybee Island Blonde 46, Lost Abbey Saints Devotion 98, New Belgium Snapshot 56, Sweetwater Dank Tank 17th Anniversary Ale 79, Uinta Crooked Line Tinder Rauchbier 96, Ballast Point Fathom India Pale Lager 97, Sixpoint Hi-Res 97, Lost Abbey Deliverance 100, Stone Go To IPA 97, 21st Amendment Lower da Boom (DeBoom) Barleywine 92, Westbrook Shaneís Big DIPA 99, Port Brewing Anniversary 98, Abita Grapefruit Harvest IPA 71, Cigar City Hopped on the High Seas IPA (Simcoe) 95, Stone Stochasticity Project Grapefruit Slam IPA 98, Cigar City Hopped on the High Seas IPA (Hop #529) 89
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24 reviews for Five Points Bottle Shop - Lumpkin St.
 Ambiance  75%
 Service  88%
 Selection  92%
 Food N/A 
 Value  79%
 Overall  88%
 Rating  95%
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84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr  (1656) Washington, Washington DC | February 9, 2013
Massive selection, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Most of the local stuff is in sixers, could use more singles, but thatís a minor quibble. Worth going out if your way for.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
NachlamSie  (615) Denver, Colorado | February 26, 2006
I think this is the best place to go buy beer in Athens. They have a wide selection of micros and imports and fair prices on everything. My only real complaint is the nonsensical oraginization. I could not discern any rhyme or reason behind the placement of the beer. They had a bunch of macro swill on the same shelf with Belgians and on another shelf several English imports mixed in with local brews of all styles. So, just be sure to take the time to look at every shelf so as to not miss anything out of place.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
jrallen34  (443) Chicago, Illinois | April 9, 2014
There is a bottle shop and a growler station. Bottle shop is quite nice with lots of locals and rarer distributed beers like Evil Twin one offs. Service is nice. The offer lots of singles out of 6 packs and a cooling station. The growler station has great choices and offers lots of variety with 3 different fill sizes. Worth a stop.
100
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
PorterPounder  (316) Tallahassee, Florida | June 27, 2009
I have found the perfect bottle shop - too bad I do not live in Athens! Literally at least a thousand beers to choose from - all categorized nicely - even has a section for sours. One of those stores where you are overwhelmed at the selections and you have to determine your priorities - low price tickers, high quality, missing selections from a favorite brewer? All can be accommodated here. Good selection of locals as well - which they had a few miscellaneous singles of local stuff from Georgia and the Carolinas - most were in six packs - but I had enough bombers to keep me satisfied. Bonus - if you buy more than six craft or imports (like that is a stretch for me) you get a discount and a free glass - what a deal! Will be a regular stop any time I am in Athens - which unfortunately is not too often
82
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
sebletitje  (306) Enghien, Belgium | December 24, 2008
Great place. Was very hard to stop buying all these beers to take back to FL. Huge selection of East coast beers, even a lot of good European beers. Many that cannot be found in FL. Prices are more than fair for the kind of beers that you get. Sadly, they wont split 6pack, and I left the place with many beers I could not buy. All the 6pack, 4pack quickly add up, and one can easily spend a few hundred dollars.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Butters  (180) Richmond, Virginia | May 9, 2012
Totally the best íhidden gymí in georgia. Fantastic selection of rare and vintage beers. The store itself has no real ícharacterí or ícharmí, But the growler shed beside the store is really sweet and makes up for it quite a bit. itís just a dumpy package store, so the ambiance score suffers. Average prices for most stuff, but they surprisingly didnít price gouge on the vintage stuff. The staff was VERY helpful and knowledgable about lots of the brews they carried. And the selection was world class. I will ALWAYS be stopping by here when I am passing through Athens.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
markwise  (173) North of Tampa, Florida | February 12, 2009
Wow. I agree with sebletitje, it is easy to drop a few hundred bucks in here. They had every Terrapin beer thatís out at a VERY reasonable price. Some very rare beers, and out of production beers that are priced affordably. Duck Rabbitt, Mikkeller, Olfaabrikken, Victory, Left Hand, everything that I have seen here was pretty impressive.
84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
CheersMate  (168) Fremont (Seattle), Washington | May 5, 2009
Took a little road trip today. I actually was there and back (from Midtown Atlanta) in less than 3 hours! To me, that is not a bad drive at all. They had a lot of good stuff that we canít get in Atlanta. I donít understand the disparity between Athens and Atlanta in terms of beer availability. I was worried at first because I thought the wine selection was going to overshadow the beer selection, but that was not the case. If you are in Atlanta and have an afternoon to spare, head to Five Points. The staff was friendly, and gave me 10% off for spending what I spent. Great beer store, and I canít wait to head back sometime soon.
78
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
DialSquare  (121) Columbus, Ohio | June 23, 2008
Great stuff here. Six different Mikkeller including the ratebeer Struise masters series. Bunch of Terrapin. Helpful knowledgeable staff. Good regional selection. Worth the trip for sure.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
kiefdog  (120) Tampa, Florida | November 7, 2009
This is by far one of the best beer stores I have ever visited. Quaint and unassuming on the outside, this place is bursting with rare and hard to find beers on the inside. Lots of local and regional favorites along with an outstanding selection from around the country and around the world. I would find it difficult to control my spending if I lived closeby as there is just so much beer I wanted to try. Thankfully, I was limited to what I could drink before I traveled and then what would fit in my suitcase. This is another must stop if you are in a 100 mile radius. You wont be disappointed.

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