Westmere Beverage Center | Albany, New York
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Westmere Beverage Center
Excellent based on 26 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1756 Western Avenue
Albany, New York United States 12203 [ print map ]
518 456 1100

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Mayor: Chad9976 (28) | Bottles: 1000 +


Westmere Beverage Center

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Beer Available At Westmere Beverage Center (arranged by most recent)
Flag Porter 1825 Original 91, Spaten Optimator 96, Bitburger Premium Pils 30, Butternuts Porkslap Pale Ale 18, Stillwater Brontide 83, Wittekerke Rosť / Rosarda 14, Two Roads No Limits Hefewizen 49, Sixpoint Rad 23, Samuel Adams Rebel IPA 75, Westbrook Gose 98, Stillwater Classique 93, Nebraska EOS Hefeweizen 75, Evil Twin Bikini Beer 85, Saranac Every Day IPA 46, Saranac GPA: Ginger Pale Ale 34, Yuengling Summer Wheat 50, Saranac Cloud Splitter 53, Blue Point Mosaic Session IPA 89, Jackís Abby Sunny Ridge 75, Mikkeller Texas Ranger 99
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26 reviews for Westmere Beverage Center
 Ambiance  58%
 Service  79%
 Selection  84%
 Food N/A 
 Value  74%
 Overall  80%
 Rating  87%
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80
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
glennmastrange  (74) hobe sound, Florida | April 23, 2012
Nice place not too far from the airport. Good selection of American stuff, like Firestone Walker and Sixpoint, good foreign stuff and just okay on the Belgians, but the guy behind the counter knew his business and threw in a free glass on just a $60 purchase. Definitely worth the stop.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
indyjb  (1) Albany, New York | March 5, 2012
Love the new selections in on a weekly basis. The $3 off on a mixed 6 pack is great and the selection of beers available is certainly the best in the Albany area. The staff has been incredibly helpful every time Iíve been in and they have made a huge effort to track down craft beer selections that are usually unavailable to this part of the country.
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  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
Jow  (149) New York | December 26, 2011
My brother in law thoughtfully gave me $30 gift certificate here for christmas. Iíd never heard of before since i donít live in area but great choice. its a beverage center so no ambiance but staff was friendly and helpful. prices compared to city were great. i got a bunch of local to upstate brews which was nice and some belgians.
80
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
auerbrau  (305) Peace Dale, Rhode Island | September 6, 2011
Another solid beer stop. Almost mind-boggling, largely because the store is a little disorganized. I love the flat $3 off a mixed six pack, that really works for me. Lots of selection in both imports and regional micros. I thought the national micro selection was a little thin, but Iím okay with that. This is where Iíll be stopping on my trips to the Adirondacks.
76
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
Photog  (26) Camillus, New York | March 8, 2011
Stopped here on a whim and was impressed. The staff was very helpful. The place looked alittle beat up but the selection was very good. I donít think it had as much as Olivers but it definitely had more than most. Definitely worth stopping in.
72
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
j12601  (285) Poughkeepsie, New York | February 18, 2011
Stopped in on a Sunday afternoon on a drive back from Montreal. Nice selection with a good variety of imports. Ended up picking up a few different ciders that I canít get by me. Worth a stop if youíre in the area.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
yankeefan21  (6) New York | September 21, 2010
Ambiance? Itís a beverage center, I just want a good selection and good service and these guys deliver. Thereís a nice selection of beers here and the staff is very knowledgeable.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Boliv  (35) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | June 29, 2010
This place is like the little brother of Oliverís Beverage on Colvin Ave in Albany, in that the selection isnít quite as good. I used to stop by here on the way home from work a few years back, and theyíve got a decent little selection. Nothing particularly amazing or difficult-to-find, but they certainly have a more diverse selection than most average bev centers. Itís worth a check.
80
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
WLG423  (14) Connecticut | June 23, 2010
Visited in February 2010: A beer Mecca in Albany. Great selection of beers from across the world. Deep selection with broad choices from many breweries. Great place to find many lambics, a tough find in upstate. Prices were reasonable and the service was great, I think I was approached 3 times in about 30 minutes to make sure that I was finding everything.
76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
mcox90  (52) Wilton, New Hampshire | February 14, 2010
Read about this place on the website and since I was in the area, thought Iíd check it out. From the outside it is pretty un appealing. Looks like an old service station. Inside it is a warehouse atmosphere, but the selection is great and the staff friendly and helpful. They seemed to be "beer guys". They allow singles and they fill growlers which is unheard of where I live(NH). Prices were in line with anyplace else Iíve been. If your in the area, itís woth a stop.

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