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JoeMcPhee (511) Toronto, ON, Ontario | October 28, 2008
60 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 5/10 OVERALL 12/20
This place is pretty tight. About 150 bottles with lots of selection from Bruery, Alesmith, Coronado, and a bunch of other Southern California micros. The free cheese sampler across from the beer cooler didnít hurt either. Itís a pretty decent spot to grab a few bottles.
Ibrew2or3 (353) Tempe, Arizona | September 14, 2007
28 AMBIANCE 1/5 SERVICE 3/10 SELECTION 3/15 FOOD 5/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 7/20
I knew this place was down here somewhere and I just happen to walk by. Iíve been to a half a dozen Whole Foods and this one is just about the worst for beer selection. If you are stuck downtown and want a six for your hotel room it might be worth a look. You may be better off just hitting some of the watering holes in the area.
badlizard (141) Berkeley , California | July 20, 2007
76 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Pretty good selection of beers including Belgians. Friendly staff. Iíve bought beer from them a few times and keep going back. Good selection of high quality groceries too.
padrefan98 (38) (San Diego) Santee, California | March 28, 2007
58 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 8/20
Nice selection of beer. Good quality whole foods, nice service counter for hot foods. Picked up a few Alesmiths.
bitter (90) Henderson, Nevada | March 14, 2006
64 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
anybody that has been to whole foods knows they have a pretty good beer selectoin...for a grocery store. however, i have never found anything hard to get. great selection of health foods and pricey. when in rome.
trokini (56) San Diego, California | February 7, 2006| Updated September 17, 2007
56 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 12/20
Similar to the La Jolla store, but a smaller selection. This one tends to have more Belgians. Not many rarities found here, but still a decent place to get a sandwich and a beer.
fordest (62) Santee/San Diego, California | November 13, 2005
68 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Lots of selction on imports and micros. Singles will be sold as well. Not as big of a selection as Bevmo, but nice to be able to do some grocery shopping at the same time.
mjg74 (50) Salem, Oregon | June 22, 2005| Updated October 21, 2008
64 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 4/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 14/20
Decent selection in the cooler, a few micros and imports I have not seen around. They have a mostly Belgian section away from the cooler that has a pretty nice selection. Lots of big bottles including Alesmith brews.
Eyedrinkale (129) Astoria, New York | August 16, 2004
68 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 14/20
Ambiance in a grocery store? Sure. This is in a friendly part of town, so itís easy to meet people. The beer selection is good and the food is as well. Iíd go to Beverages & More for just beer, but this place is okay if you need some gourmet items such as chocolate, cheeses and deli stuff.
DrunkAsASkunk (40) Lynnwood, Washington | February 27, 2004
68 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 13/20
Whole Foods is a nice undiscovered little gold mine, but once again its full of organic seeking hippies,and that just wont do most of the time. They DO allow you to buy singles, but man do they jack the price up on em. Overall they have a good selection of local micros, rivaling that of beverages and more. They are good for the occasional stop before the big game.
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