Premier Gourmet | Amherst, New York
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Premier Gourmet
Excellent based on 68 ratings
Type: Beer Store

3904 Maple Road
Amherst, New York United States 14226 [ print map ]
716 877 3574 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Mon.-Thrus. 9a.m.-9p.m. Fri.-Sat.9a.m-9:30p.m. Sun Noon- 6p.m.

Mayor: Miked1687 (58) | Affiliated user(s) here one4peace, phhd | Taps: 20 | Bottles: 1500

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Beer Available At Premier Gourmet (arranged by most recent)
Horseheads Black Horse Ale 94, Sierra Nevada Bigfoot 99, Off Color Troublesome 90, Against the Grain Rico Sauvin 97, Bayou Teche LA 31 Passionnť 31, Off Color Apex Predator 93, Hamburg The Derailer , Against the Grain Citra Ass Down 96, 13th Century Grut Bier 81, Crooked Stave St. Bretta (Winter) 97, Jackís Abby Saxonator Dunkles Doppelbock 95, Keri Kelli / Kyle Hollingsworth / Stone Collective Distortion IPA 96, Ithaca Cruiser 62, New Buffalo Big Fish Bitters , Stillwater Classique 93, Weyerbacher White Sun Wit 46, Captain Lawrence Seeking Alpha IPA 97, Victory White Monkey 95, Cooperstown Back Yard IPA 55, Cooperstown Strike Out Stout 69
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68 reviews for Premier Gourmet
 Ambiance  66%
 Service  74%
 Selection  88%
 Food  81%
 Value  72%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  95%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 19/20
joeycapps  (7) Waterdown, Ontario | August 24, 2005
Premier Gourmet is a brilliant bottle store: great selection with lots of interesting, sometimes hard- to-find Belgian, English and U.S. micro beers. The service is excellent, and the salespeople, especially "the beer guys," know beer. However, Premier Gourmet is more than just a beer store. It is also a gourmet food store that has a capricious array of cheeses, coffee, hot sauces, meats, mustards, pastries, spices, and so much more. Next to the food and beer store (separate but in the same building) is Premier Liquor, a warehouse-size store that has an impressive selection of wines & liquors. All-in-all, a fantastic experience. I could literally spend a day in this store. Now, if Buffalo can support such a place, why can’t Toronto?
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
UDBeernut  (110) Near Buffalo, New York | June 5, 2012| Updated November 18, 2012
Update: got a growler today $3.50 for the vessel, 20 beers to choose from including 120 min and oak aged yeit. Selction gets huge bump. Large store with two sides. One totally dedicated to wine and booze. The other is dedicated to beer, some gourmet food, and cooking impliments. this review focus just on beer selection. Everything I would expect of a quality beer store. Nothing terribly out of this world. Beers on tap. I did pick up a bomber of southern tier oak aged cuvee series 1. It has the selection of half time (look it up) but about 1/4 of the size. Prices were reasonable, even down right cheap. Maybe I am just used to the eastern NY BS.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 19/20
beerlord  (11) tonawanda, New York | February 28, 2007
Great beers, great cheeses, great coffee, great deserts, nice staff, I spend way too much money here.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
Oakes  (630) Vancouver, British Columbia | January 3, 2004| Updated January 9, 2004
The best service I've ever seen in a beer store. They are great with geeks and newbies alike, and always bend over backwards to make folks from Toronto feel welcome when we come by. Wonderful selection of quality products, with a little crap thrown in for fun. The gourmet food store is just a nice bonus.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 20/20
Miked1687  (8) Buffalo, New York | March 11, 2013
HUGE selection from all over the globe. Good prices, huge state of the art growler station. Canít say enough about the selection. Only frustration is that the rarities usually go really quick, most likely to the employees.
DYCSoccer17  (300) Woodland, California | January 29, 2004
Nice relaxing music, staff there to ask you if you need help, but not badgering, staff, especially Josh is extremely knowledgeable. Great selection of everything. Wish they had a little more of the west-coast stuff, though.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
DaSilky1  (66) San Diego, California | August 26, 2004| Updated August 15, 2008
my favorite store in the entire world. Beers, Beers, Beers...Belgians galore...the aisles are literally dripping with Fantome, Cantillon, Westies, Rocheforts, and a ton of shit i never knew existed. Vintage beers galore. Meats, Cheeses, smoked fish, a bakery....and its connected to a gigantic liquor store that i dont even want to talk about. i could live here.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
rudolf  (104) Buffalo, New York | February 20, 2005| Updated July 28, 2009
I love Premier. The selection is great and staff is always willing to talk. I canít imagine a day where I walked into this store and didnít find something I wanted to drink.
SB  (24) Pennsylvania | March 24, 2006
I was in heaven as soon as I walked in. First I check out premier liquors, a huge warehouse sized liquor and wine store. Then found premier gourmet next door. First, the selection of fine food. Mustards, hot sauces, cheeses, meats, coffee, tea, juices, crackers...and then I found the beer corner. The selection was incredible, belgians, dunkels, stouts, tons of stuff not available to me in Pittsburgh, and the prices were the best iíve ever seen. The staff was very knowledgable and super friendly. I only wish a store like this was in Pittsburgh.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
robinvboyer  (73) Sturgeon Falls, Ontario | September 6, 2008
WOW, what a selection!! The prices area little high on some of the beers, but the store is catered to a high end clientel, soI understand.

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