Old Town Wine and Spirits | Louisville, Kentucky
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Old Town Wine and Spirits
Good based on 16 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1529 Bardstown Rd.
Louisville, Kentucky United States 40205 [ print map ]
502 451 8591


Hours: Mon-Sat: 9AM-12AM, Sun: 1PM-9PM

Mayor: ContemplateBeer (5) | Taps: 0 | Bottles: 200

Old Town Wine and Spirits

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Beer Available At Old Town Wine and Spirits (arranged by most recent)
North Peak Berserker Winter Imperial Stout 92, Green Flash Double Stout 99, Against the Grain / Stillwater Tall Tale 61, Three Floyds Gumballhead 99, Atwater Vanilla Java Porter 35, Naparbier Undead Remastered 95, Hofbršu MŁnchen Oktoberfestbier 37, Bells Octoberfest Beer 54, North Coast Brother Thelonious 97, Schlafly Kaldis Coffee Stout 92, Kasteel Rouge 91, Avery Anniversary Twenty One 97, Kapuziner Weissbier Schwarz 80, Breckenridge Christmas Ale 50, Flat 12 Nunmoere Black ABA 93, Great Lakes Christmas Ale 93, Flat 12 Moustache Ride Red 73, Off Color Apex Predator 94, Sixpoint Beast Mode 68, Avery Collaboration Not Litigation 96
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16 reviews for Old Town Wine and Spirits
 Ambiance  72%
 Service  76%
 Selection  75%
 Food  73%
 Value  72%
 Overall  77%
 Rating  83%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
Ernest  (186) Boulder, Colorado | February 21, 2015
Decent enough shop convenient to Bardstown exploration. Beer age is questionable here (based on some spot-checks, noting both BB dates and general dust coating), but thatís true almost everywhere you go. Some warm shelf singles (imports and domestic) and some more singles and packs in coolers. Some taps for growler fills as well. A few neat things here, but obviously this place canít hold a candle to Louisville Beer Store.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 16/20
ContemplateBeer  (126) Louisville, Kentucky | July 26, 2014
Overview: Old Town, with itís recent remodel and improved selection, has really put itself on the short list of best beer places in Louisville. The store is not huge, but they put a good deal of quality beer in the space they have. Nearly all of it is in a beer "cave," but there is some on the shelf next to the new growler station. Service has always been friendly and willing to talk shop when it isnít too crowded. One oddity is that you can only get growler fills, not pours to drink in store, and (I think) not even small samples to try in store. Maybe this has to do with their type of license, but it would really be awesome if you could drink in store. There is also a fridge area to your left as you enter with an assortment of cheeses and other tasty food. Prices are very competitive with the very best in town. Their hours are better than the Louisville Beer Store, so you can pretty much count on this place being open when you are out. PROS: Nice new layout with added beer shelves and growler station; varied, interesting selection (not just the trendy stuff); great prices. CONS: Canít drink in store even with new growler station, on street parking only. OVERALL: A much improved place, and worth a visit while in town, especially if you cannot make it to LBS. Parking is on the street in the Bardstown Rd. area, which can be hard to manage at peak hours. Yet, I often find parking right in front of the store on weeknight evenings. Iíd go then if you can swing it.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine  (278) Indiana | July 3, 2014
A nice party store in Louisville with a good beer selection, including a tap system that fills growlers for carry out. Everything about it is good, but nothing is mind-blowing. They do let you break up six-packs for single bottle sales, which is a bonus. Worth a stop if youíre in town.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
shannon_c  (12) evansville, Indiana | May 3, 2014
theisti  (599) Leawood, Kansas | September 19, 2013| Updated September 8, 2014
Visited on a Wednesday evening. I was looking for a bottle of Bourbon to bring back home for a neighbor and this was the store the folks at Eiderdown recommended. Pleasantly surprised at the solid beer selection here as well. Like other spots in town, an impressive selection of the Shelton Brothers beers, specifically Prairie - they had more of their beers here than the other stores I hit in town this week. Service was really great, particularly as it related to finding a Bourbon. Went in for a bottle of Bourbon, came out with that and a bunch of beers.

82 = ★★★Ĺ (Solid place, near the top of the list for locals and visitors)

I only use the total score, not the component parts.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
shrubber85  (251) Greenville, Indiana | September 6, 2013
Nice selection of locals and imports - has one big advantage to most of the beer stores on the Kentucky side in that they let you get a single of any of their beers (even the 12-pack variety packs which is very cool). Nice walk-in cooler. Definitely worth a stop if in the area - walking distance from Cumberland, Zaís and River City Drafthouse.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
NeoHippie2  (50) Louisville, Kentucky | December 3, 2012| Updated September 17, 2013
This place has really stepped up their beer game a lot. Renovated the entire beer area. Was in the other day and had a really great experience with some very friendly staff. Iíll definitely be back!
neverfearbeer  (12) Kentucky | January 14, 2012
Prices are a little higher though, but it is a smaller store so this is perhaps why, the beer selection was limited to great...but valumarket nearby has way more ;)
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 15/20
AguynamedTodd  (101) Illinois | September 12, 2011
Was looking for a particular beer and heard that they had it. The place is a small liquor store located in the Highlands. A small beer section is located in back of the store. They had Three Floyds, Bells, Founders and other mainstays in the area. The beers were pricey. Parking is a pain; had to park a distance away in the surrounding neighborhood. The only way Iím going back is if I need beer really bad.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Bourbon  (12) Louisville, Kentucky | December 6, 2010
Very helpful! Rather pricey, though.

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