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Beer Available At Premier Gourmet (arranged by most recent)
Jackís Abby Lashes 90, Twisted Pine Ghost Face Killah 13, Maine Beer Peeper Ale 97, New England 668 Neighbor of the Beast 92, Dogfish Head Bitches Brew 99, Ithaca Excelsior! Sixteen 85, Evil Twin Molotov Cocktail 97, Bells Smitten Golden Rye Ale 88, Stillwater Sensory Series v.2 - Small Black 77, Evil Twin Even More Jesus 100, Founders Imperial Stout 100, Rochefort Trappistes 6 98, Against the Grain Rico Sauvin 92, Jackís Abby / Evil Twin Jackís Evil Brew 91, De Dolle Arabier 97, Flying Dog Kujo 98, Victory Hop Ranch Imperial India Pale Ale 99, Southern Tier 2XONE 97, Ommegang Glimmerglass Saison 95, Westbrook Mr. Chipper 98
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SB (24) Pennsylvania | March 24, 2006
88 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
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.
joeycapps (7) Waterdown, Ontario | August 24, 2005
92 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 19/20
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?
zach8270 (64) Henrietta, New York | July 4, 2005| Updated August 2, 2010
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Well, I went back today and finally found the beer section. I canít believe I didnít speak up last time I was there. Amazing Belgian selections. Some Iíve never seen before. Very reasonably priced. In addition to the Belgians, they have an assortment of other fantastic beers. Highly recommended and will go back again.
mds (100) Toronto, Ontario | June 19, 2005
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
Located in a somewhat desolate area, or so it seemed...beer is tucked away in the back of the store. Lots of selection! Good country and state representation. Lots of good belgians including Cantillon and Fantome - unfortunately they didnít have any Westvleteren when I was there. The prices were decent though I have seen better in the USA. I could have easily bought four or five times as much as I had but unfortunately I had to restrain myself due to customs. I didnít buy any food but it looked like there was a good selection of quality meats and cheeses.
Sammy (513) Toronto, Ontario | June 12, 2005| Updated July 17, 2012
74 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
In a word, selection. Organized by Country or State are a half dozen aisles. Buying a bottle rather than a six-pack make it great for sampling. Gaining a profile for Canadians travelling through the USA from Niagra Falls/Toronto as its near the border. European selection.
Update summer 2012: New store, more stock, easier to traverse the aisles, 20 taps of the latest coming into town.
rudolf (100) Buffalo, New York | February 20, 2005| Updated July 28, 2009
88 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
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.
BuckNaked (28) Tempe, Arizona | December 28, 2004
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
Medium amount of beer to select from, but they really have some nice hard to find beer here. The belgian selection is excellent, with many fantomes, westy, drie font, cantillon. But what makes this store above average is the vintage beer selection. Very friendly and helpful staff, great selection of gourmet foods, cheeses, sauces.
spkldhenlvr24 (31) Newburgh/Buffalo, New York | December 6, 2004
70 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
Came up to college in Buffalo excited to see this place because I heard it was one of this best in the country. As a whole Premier is a great store. Amazing liqour and food selection. The beer honestly didnt impress me too much. Some rare items. A lot of nice Belgians. Other than that, I have seen much better.
11026 (58) Alabama | September 19, 2004
86 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
Nice beer selection. Lots of stuff not available in Michigan. Helpful staff, good single selection. Donít miss if in Buffalo or nearby.
shadey (68) Nashville, Tennessee | September 19, 2004
76 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
This store was very impressive as just a store. They had a MASSIVE selection of wine and liquor, including bottles prices at over $600 a bottle. The beer selection was not impressive at all. What was impressive were the vintages of belgian beers and the selection of belgian beers. They still donít come close to rivaling beers of the world in stock or selection. Not even close.
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