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Beer Available At Johnís Grocery (arranged by most recent)
To ōl By Udder Means 98, Mikkeller Monks Elixir 98, Buxton / Evil Twin Anglo Mania 96, New Belgium Lips of Faith - Pear Ginger Beer 52, Braustelle Ehrenfelder Alt 43, Lervig / Surly 1349 Black Ale 96, Buxton / Arizona Wilderness Dragon Tips 96, To ōl / BrewDog Hardcore Mślk 99, Empyrean Carpe Brewem Barrel Aged Saison , Cambridge Morning Dew , De Molen Hel & Verdoemenis (Hell & Damnation) 100, Mikkeller Vanilla Sky 89, Ommegang Cooperstown Ale 93, OíFallon Strawberry Best 38, Buxton / Evil Twin Come Again 95, Galena Farmerís Cream Ale 51, Summit Hopvale Organic 89, To ōl Sur Amarillo 97, Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0 99, Free State Stormchaser Summer IPA 90
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TheHOFF43 (115) Robbinsdale, Minnesota | September 24, 2013
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
Never been to the physical location but Iíve had some great online orders. The promptness, selection and packaging are grate.
t0rin0 (1503) Do Not Resuscitate, California | July 28, 2013
92 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
Ordered beer from them once through some bro named Andy. He hooked me up with a nice discount too. Very easy to work with, very prompt, and the pricing was pretty good (even if the beers I was ordering were really expensive beers). I got a mixed case of 3 Fonteinen (Doesjel and Scharbeekse Kriek). The selection at Johnís is really quite good and everyone should check them out. If I ever make it Iowa City Iíll have to stop in.
DiarmaidBHK (747) Lewisburg, Pennsylvania | July 27, 2013
94 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
I donít know if this is the biggest selection of beer in the states but itís certainly one of the most thoughtful and carefully curated. This place has been open in their current location since the 1940ís. Thankfully thereís parking behind the store. I saw their video on YouTube and was expecting a bigger place although it looks just the same. Given the small size of the space and the amount of stuff crammed in there, johns has the feel of a market in Manhattan. 800ís probably a conservative estimate. Iíd guess closer to 1000. They have a fantastic selection of Belgian and Scandanavian craft and very solid English, German, and American craft sections. They also have a separate room that has a pretty massive wall of beer glasses. The service was friendly and very helpful and the prices were far less than Iím used to. I think youíll find few bottle shops more complete than this one.
Homer321 (23) Melboring, Florida | June 14, 2013
96 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Let me say that I have never been to Johns, or Iowa, but have ordered online. Great service, quick shipping. I will be a repeat customer!
BVery (508) Plymouth, Minnesota | April 20, 2013
96 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 20/20
Stopped in on 4.19.2013. One of the very best beer stores Iíve been to. Crazy selection - tons of singles. Solid pricing and outstanding service. Not to mention a totally cool throw-back vibe. Iíll be back every time Iím in the area.
wlajwl (40) Quad Cities, Iowa | April 9, 2013
90 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Among the best places for hard to find beer in eastern Iowa. It seems a little ancient in there, the old school corner grocery store is hard to find in the area. After the remodel they did, it seems like thereís more space to get around and not as much needing someone to get beer down off the very top shelf. Among the best places out there.
jake65 (119) Boise, Idaho | February 7, 2013
90 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Online order, super easy and quick shipping. I canít imagine not being a repeat customer. Kudos!
bagalagalaga (6) Indiana | January 1, 2013
98 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 10/10 OVERALL 20/20
Walk past the Doritos and Ramen noodles, and head straight to the back for probably the best selection of singles Iíve ever seen. You could spend an hour browsing in here and the only problem is making up your mind how many beers to get. Large walk-in for a huge variety of cold six packs (not just cases of domestics). Iíve found and tried out many highly rated beers from this site at Johnís. Would love to live within walking distance of here!
SrSilliGose (252) pouring bus, New Brunswick | November 12, 2012
86 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 16/20
is web ordering from johns grocery a blast or wut? malt likkas, ales, belgiums, this place has it all. johns grocery is definitely @13.99.
jmohno (7) Iowa | November 9, 2012
86 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 17/20
Tons of weird belgian stuff here. Alot seemed pretty dusty and I got a few funky bottles but other wise this place had some Mikkeller stuff I was looking for as well as local and other good craft beer. They attened to me well, I knew I would be spending a good penny and they were very prompt and helpfull with assisting me and I was surprised I had gotten assistence to my car. Too much to look at. Youll end up loaded up on your way out though. Great place to get good beer.
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