Healthy Spirits - Castro | San Francisco, California
RateBeer
Places > United States > California > San Francisco

Healthy Spirits - Castro
World Class based on 56 ratings
Type: Beer Store

2299 15th St
San Francisco, California United States 94114 [ print map ]
415 255 0610

Healthy-Spirits.blogspot.com | facebook | twitter

Hours: Sun 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM; Mon - Thu 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Fri - Sat 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM


Mayor: marcus (47) | Taps: 0 | Bottles: 300+


Healthy Spirits - Castro

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here



Beer Available At Healthy Spirits - Castro (arranged by most recent)
Triple Voodoo Barrel Aged King Leopold , Off Color Troublesome 90, Mikkeller Imperial India Pale Ale Citra 99, Evil Twin I Love You With My Stout 99, North Peak Vicious American Wheat IPA 77, Struise Black Damnation XII - Nuptiale A2 99, To ōl Shameless Santa 91, La Trappe Quadrupel Oak Aged Batch #6 99, To ōl Liquid Confidence (Aged in Cognac Barrels) 99, Crooked Stave Batch #60 99, The Commons Biere de Garde 77, Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2012 (Barrel Aged Cognac Edition) 99, Uinta Crooked Line Tinder Rauchbier 97, Evil Twin / Sante Adairius Joey Pepper 93, Off Color Scurry 85, Mill Valley Four Brothers , Prťaris Quadrupel 95, Mikkeller Santas Little Helper 2012 (Barrel Aged Grand Marnier Edition) 92, Against the Grain Kentucky Ryed Chiquen 92, Heretic Shallow Grave Porter 97
More Beers Available Here
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags



56 reviews for Healthy Spirits - Castro
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  88%
 Selection  88%
 Food  78%
 Value  74%
 Overall  85%
 Rating  97%
90+
80
70
60
50-
Rating Distribution


80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
artmcd8  (83) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | June 6, 2013
I came here because City Beer was close the day I was in SF. :( I was still quite happy with the selections and the service. The place has everything you need, Beer, Bourbon and Hummus. Definitely worth dropping by when in town.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
lusikka  (32) Tampere, Finland | May 19, 2013
Oct 2012. Visited by accident. Classic US high-end beers with some of the best Danish and Belgian beers. One of the best bottle selections in SF, but in my opinion not as good as Coit Liquors. Healthy spirits indeed.
84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
t0rin0  (1315) Do Not Resuscitate, California | March 20, 2013
Stopped in 4 or 5 times since 2007.

The first time I stopped here was completely by accident. Decided to walk all the way from 16th/Mission BART to Magnolia and took a shortcut up Castro to 15th. Saw the Chimay sign sticking out and decided to stop in. Neat place for sure. I decided to limit myself to one bottle since I had several miles left to walk and got the Urthel Samaranth. Since then I come back every other year or so and pick up something interesting or just some Russian River stuff.

The service is very nice and even though they "only" have a couple of doors of beer itís a good selection. Prices can be a bit higher than average but not by all that much. Will continue to (occasionally) give them some business. Its also not all that far from Toronado if youíre walking around the city.
86
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
bvc  (68) Kenmore, Washington | February 16, 2013
Visited during SF beer week on my way out of town. Older small store that is very specialized with many bottles I didnít find anywhere else on my travels. Nice array of imported stuff and some well thought out local selections. Quite a nice and also well thought out selection of liquor that is mostly bourbon, with some rye, tequila, mescal, and rum. Small but decent selection of glassware. Store was maned by a single employee, but he was super nice and very knowledgeable when he and I chatted up rye whiskey. Prices were a bit high, but not absurd. Had I not already had pretty much a full bag to check or if I had planned on buying more bottles, there were several things here I would had bought. Cool little shop that really feels like SF.
94
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 19/20
Kristophe  (103) , Sweden | February 7, 2013
My favorite bottle shop in San Francisco. Amazing selection of beers and super cool staff. Talked for a while about European beers and they really know their beers. Would recommend this place to anyone.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 17/20
bytemesis  (365) Sunnyvale, California | November 23, 2012
Small place, most of their beer is in coolers. Pretty interesting and eclectic selection for the size of the place, including a bunch of 2010 Schaerbeekse Kriek. Staff very helpful and knowledgeable; obviously knows his beer and wants to help. Prices pretty high compared to City Beer, but the selection is better, so i guess you get what you pay for.
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
Jimmythespoon  (96) , Cyprus | November 22, 2012
Amazing beer store. They have everything. As well as great bourbon selection. The guys are also upper helpful and know what they are talking about. Thanks for tolerating me even though I was so drunk when I came in there. World class place.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Iphonephan  (172) McLean, Virginia | October 8, 2012
Quite a nice small shop wit an impressive selection. Knowledgable and helpful proprietor. Worth a visit
82
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
Atheist_Peace  (24) Halifax, Nova Scotia | October 5, 2012
Well the ambiance here kind of sucks, which can be expected since itís mostly just a corner store but other than that this place fuckiní rocks. The service was great. Two guys talked to me the whole time I was in the store, even though they had other customers coming and going and there was only one more guy working. Theyíve also got the best selection I saw anywhere in SF, hands down. Some stuff with a little age on it and everything. The prices were a notch higher than I saw elsewhere but still not obscene by any means.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
brokensail  (811) Orange County, California | August 3, 2012
"The other" well known bottle shop in the City. A bit more expensive, somehow, but really good selection. Helpful staff, most of the beer is stored in coolers, limited releases, and I think they have a beer club of some sort (for locals).

for more info on NorCal beer
What's Your Opinion?
Add your review


Checked In



Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

WiFi
Children
Patio
Proper Glassware
Seasonals
Real Ales
Singles
Growlers
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2014,
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
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50