Liquor Express | Huntsville, Alabama
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Liquor Express
Exceptional based on 19 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1802 University Drive NW
Huntsville, Alabama United States 35801 [ print map ]
256 539 4333 | facebook

Hours: Mon-Thu 9am-12am, Fri-Sat 9am-1am, Sun 10am-10pm

Mayor: GTAEgeek (7) | Taps: 66 | Bottles: 800

Liquor Express

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Beer Available At Liquor Express (arranged by most recent)
Founders Backstage Series #10: Dissenter Imperial IPL 98, Straight To Ale 4th Anniversary Imperial Red Ale 67, Stone Coffee Milk Stout 94, Ommegang Glimmerglass Saison 95, Cigar City Invasion Pale Ale 97, Blue Pants Big & Tall #2: Barrel Aged Belgian Red , Good People Pale Ale 67, Blue Pants Amber Waders of Grain 42, Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout 98, Straight To Ale Unobtanium 95, Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande Rťserve 100, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale 59, Blue Pants Bourbon Barrel Pinstripe Stout , Yellowhammer 3rd Anniversary Ale , Blue Pants Workman 40, Evil Twin Williamsburg Hipster Ale 84, Ole Shed Down South Southern Pale Ale , Evil Twin ‹ber Tart 88, Old Black Bear Rockledge Extra IPA , Avondale Mr. Toddís Double IPA 38
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19 reviews for Liquor Express
 Ambiance  53%
 Service  71%
 Selection  74%
 Food N/A 
 Value  69%
 Overall  73%
 Rating  76%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
DiarmaidBHK  (736) Pennsylvania | December 28, 2012
Looks like a seedy liquor store from the outside. Looks like a seedy liquor store on the inside but they have an amazing beer selection. Donít let the name fool you the store is about 70% beer. They have a fantastic Belgian selection including a nice lambic selection. They also have a nice Italian craft selection as well as really supporting their local breweries. They literally have everything great spirits have plus 300% more. They also have 40 taps of local and other crafts. I wish they had glass growlers instead of plastic jugs for it. We bought about 3 six packs of Belgians and locals and they threw in free glasses. Fantastic! I canít imagine a better beer store in the state. Of course after revisiting after five months I noticed they had much of the same kinds of stuff as before so the seasonals are lacking. I think I was overenthusiastic in my earlier review so Iíve taken it down a few notches. Update 12/27/12 I knew these guys would take advantage of the bomber law. Theyíve opened a walkin fridge for bombers and more shelf space as well. They donít quite have the same selection as Hop City but theyíre not far from it.
BeerandBlues2  (667) Hanover, Maryland | November 10, 2004
Decent place if you are in the area. Some seasonal micros, not many imports. Staff is not that knowledgeable.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
rosenbergh  (461) Tampere, Finland | September 27, 2013
Very good selection of pick-a-six beers (you can pick almost anything...). Nice selection of taps too. Affordable prices and nice service. I canít say anything bad.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat  (202) Georgia | August 19, 2010
It looks a little seedy, but looks are deceiving. I was right impressed by their selection of beer, especially in Alabama with its tight liquor laws. I found quite a few beers that I have not seen in Georgia, and took home a couple mix-and-match six packs. The employees were a big help in guiding me towards the kind of beers I like, as well as towards local brews - and I enjoy supporting the locals! Some of the prices were a wee bit high, but none were outrageous. If ever you visit Huntsville, this place is worth finding.
  AMBIANCE 1/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
bleeng  (142) Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas | March 25, 2011
What they said below. It ainít pretty but itís the best thing going in Huntsville. The best selection of beer in town, with all the locals and a good selection of Belgians. Limited to 12oz bottles because of state laws. Best thing about this place is the ghetto growlers-superb selection of about 30 drafts on the wall-including most/all beers produced in Alabama. Available in 1/2 and 1 gallon plastic containers!!
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
magsinva  (138) Virginia | September 2, 2011
So this place is a dive that is working to improve itself by bring in craft beer and 40 taps for plastic milk jug growlers. The beer is typical Belgian plus some new surprises. They have a nice selection of lambics and some harder to find local and regional brews. I got a great deal on some glassware to go with my newly purchased beer. Definitely improved from itís old days, but still a bit of a dive.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
GTAEgeek  (135) Atlanta, Georgia | January 19, 2011
Unassuming liquor store facade. The interior is well laid out and well lit. There isnít a lot of space, but it is efficiently filled. The employees are very helpful, although I didnít ask any difficult questions. The selection is large, especially for Huntsville. They have a great Belgian section and lots of local and regional brewers. Most of the beers are arranged by brewer, and they have a large spread from most. The donít have a very large selection of one-off beers or special releases. The prices are standard. Not the best place, but the best in the area.
  AMBIANCE 1/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 12/20
SpringsLicker  (132) Tennessee | May 10, 2010
Small place that covers the bases at a bare minimum. Selection is decent for the area I suppose. Singles and sixes, warm and cold. I found about half of what I was looking for, but they were nice enough to go in the back to look for what I wanted. They were surprised that they were out of so many; I guess they didnít know there was a beer festival bringing in all of us out-of-towners
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 14/20
edgallow  (86) nashville, Tennessee | May 18, 2012
Nice selection for a small store. Prices are higher then Tennessee.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
Itzjerm  (58) Taft, Tennessee | June 9, 2013
This is the THE place to get beer in Hville. Awesome draft wall. Lots of Bottles people who care as much as you do. tis the place to go for Brews in Hville if you are carrying home.

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