West Lakeview Liquors | Chicago, Illinois
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West Lakeview Liquors
World Class based on 128 ratings
Type: Beer Store

2156 W Addison St
Chicago, Illinois United States 60618 [ print map ]
773 525 1916

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Hours: 10-10 M-Th, 10-11 F-Sa, 11-10 Su


Mayor: rhsiung (76) | Affiliated user(s) here kristina | Bottles: 600+


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Beer Available At West Lakeview Liquors (arranged by most recent)
Founders Backstage Series # 1: Blushing Monk 100, Spiteful IPA (Amarillo) 90, Pipeworks Summer vs. Equinox , Spiteful The Whale Tickler , Pipeworks Cucumber Saison , Rude Hippo Beeting Heart Kölsch , Pipeworks / 4 Hands Square Grouper 98, Evil Twin Biere Blanca Blanc , Pipeworks The Money (BBA Ca$h 4 Golden Ale) , Off Color Coffee Dino’smores , The Bruery Or Xata (2015-) 92, Mikkeller Blackest Bourbon Aged Stout 71, Prairie Artisan Ales Apple Brandy Barrel Noir 100, Spiteful La Diabolique Fée Verte Porter , Olde Hickory The Event Horizon 100, Marz Duchess de Bridgeport , Forbidden Root Divine Mud Series: Heavy Petal , Pipeworks Cherry Murderous: The Lookout , Slaapmutske Dry-Hopped Lager 76, Pipeworks Peek a Brew
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128 reviews for West Lakeview Liquors
 Ambiance  81%
 Service  87%
 Selection  88%
 Food  72%
 Value  76%
 Overall  87%
 Rating  98%
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
JCB  (237) Durham, North Carolina | March 8, 2014
Having had more than one satisfying experience ordering from these good folks, I was tickled to hit the shop itself on my most recent visit to Chicago. Definitely tucked away in a cozy neighborhood, warm and relaxed vibe. Very cramped but maximally efficient use of space. Excellent but unobtrusive service. Absolutely killer selection of brews, including loads of wonderful Euro imports. I was there, however, for Pipeworks and other locals. I did not leave disappointed. Great place.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
ARH  (94) Chicago, Illinois | January 19, 2014
There’s a lot of rare beer in a small shop (both domestic and imported). Also a great destination for glassware too. Didn’t really pry too much into the beer knowledge of the employees - although they were attentive - but by the selection, i gotta say they probably know their stuff. Just visiting this place expanded my beer wishlist significantly. Mostly bombers and 750’s with a handful of sixers.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
pablo951  (89) Chicago, Illinois | January 11, 2014
Great place in Chicago, they have a strong variety of Chicago, Mid-West, National, and International beers. It is a small place, they do cram a lot in a small area.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 17/20
kevinsenn  (90) Waterloo, Ontario | December 17, 2013
Small place, with floor-to-ceiling bottles. Cozy. Very friendly gentleman on staff willing to spend lots of time with me giving recommendations and just chatting about beer. Prices were fairly high, but relatively consistent with other prices I saw in Chicago. The selection is really where this place shines; local, near-local, U.S., and European brews in huge numbers. Would love to visit here again when I’m in Chicago.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut  (167) Between JAX and SGJ, Florida | December 9, 2013
completed a mail order of some pipeworks and single barrel bourbons. quick delivery and well packed. My only negative would be a small selection compared to what I imagine they have in the store. Would use again if searching for a specific beer.
78
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
AdamJackson  (222) Enfield, New Hampshire | December 2, 2013
Stopped in here briefly. really awesome selection, like they really take their time curating what’s available. Would stop in here again.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
Ernesto987  (104) Arizona | November 13, 2013
Small place but they have it all, a must stop in Chicago.
72
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
MotherBrother  (9) Aalborg, Denmark | October 6, 2013
Small place, with a good selection. A descent amount of european brews. (A long walk from DownTown Chicago ;))
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
wlajwl  (40) Quad Cities, Iowa | September 25, 2013
Placed order online. Website ordering was simple and easy to use. Packaging was good and no damaged bottles. Pretty good selection of bombers, with a ton of Chicago locals. Good online bottle shop, will have to visit one day to see what the selection is like in-store.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine  (278) Indiana | July 20, 2013
Stopped in while in Chicago and was underwhelmed. A pretty good beer store, but small, and how the hell this is Chicago’s second best rated place is beyond me.

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