Jacksonís Wines and Spirits

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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 5/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 8/10
  • OVERALL 15/20
joeneugs  (241) Livermore, California | December 11, 2011
The little brother of Monument in Concord. Same type atmosphere. Itís dark and kind of dingy. The service is Ok, but kind of indifferent. The selection is pretty darn good. I like that most of the bottles are in cold storage unlike Monument. Not nearly as much though. Prices seemed good. I got a bottle of Rodenbach Vintage 2007 for $11. Iíve seen it for twice that price elsewhere. Thereís allso still a bottle of Firestone 12 and 14 on the shelves but marked up quite high. Not a bad stop if your in Lafayette right across the parking lot from Whole Foods which has a pretty nice beer selection too.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 6/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 11/20
Ibrew2or3  (353) Tempe, Arizona | March 16, 2009
Located very close to Boís. They have a couple of coolers dedicated to NorCal and SoCal micro bombers to go along with a decent selection of Belgian offerings. They have another 3 or so coolers for craft brew sixes. This place isnít worth a detour off Hwy 24. It is a pretty decent resource if youíre a local. If you are further east just go to Monuments and if youíre further west just go to Ledgerís.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 6/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 8/10
  • OVERALL 13/20
asedzie  (12) San Francisco, California | October 1, 2008
Best store for beer and wine in town. Always carry the newest releases from major California micros, even hard to find Pizza Port and Lost Abbey. Just above verage selection of Belgians, above average selection of german beers. Prices are always very nice and there are usually a few bargain micros to choose from.
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  • AMBIANCE 2/5
  • SERVICE 5/10
  • SELECTION 8/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 9/20
beersucks  (3) | January 20, 2008
first of all, their carpet looks like they robbed an old 70ís casino right before it was demolished. The beer selection should really be a lot better, especially in an area where people have money. Some nice beers, but also a lot of filler beers. An example of this problem is the fact that they have 7 Anderson Valley facings when they have such a limited space.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 3/10
  • SELECTION 4/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 14/20
CraftBC  (7) Alameda, California | February 8, 2007
A sister establishment of Monument in Concord, Jackson has a smaller (but still very good) beer selection of about 165 craft beers and another 40 or so mass-market beers. And like its sister, all beers are kept cold and the keen pricing beats even BevMo. While Iíd make Monument my primary stop in Contra Costa County, Jackson stocks a good variety of beers including De Dolle Dulle Teve, Watou Triple, Moylanís Hopsickle Imperial IPA, Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter, Stone Smoked Porter and many competitively-priced six-packs from West Coast micros. If you live in the area, youíre lucky. If youíre on the other side of the tunnel, youíre probably better off visiting Ledgerís in Berkeley for a more eclectic selection.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 12/20
STEPHENDR  (5) California | April 19, 2006| Updated September 4, 2006
Good variety of micros, imports, Belgians and other rare finds. Excellent assortment of high end cigars, with specialty spirits and a ridiculous wine selection- a store perfect for the cork dork as well as the beer geek. The staff seems to be more wine than beer knowledgeable, but there are a few guys their that know their stuff. However, if you love lotto, it appears to be the Lotto mecca of Co.Co. County
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 4/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 15/20
beerguy101  (75) Newark, California | March 1, 2005
Have to agree with bb . Not the greatest selection of micros. But you can purchase singles. They do have a good selection of Belgians and a nice supply of westys. Worth a trip if you are in the area. The prices are very good.
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  • AMBIANCE 2/5
  • SERVICE 3/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 15/20
bb  (16) Alamo, California | February 13, 2005
Iím not really sure what to think of this place. It doesnít have the best micro selection - itís good, but not great and you can get better in Orinda or Walnut Creek at the BevMoís. But what this has is a great selection of Trappist ales. Westvleteren, Rochefort, Wetmalle, Orval, Chimay... theyíre all here along with St Bernardus Abt 12 and a few others a step or 2 below. Itís mostly wine and liquor and I wouldnít say the guys behind the counter are all that helpful, but theyíre not annoying. The prices are good though and you can find some good bargains.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 18/20
Screwface  (3) California | October 30, 2004
A very good selection of beers at a store that is better known for itís selection of high end wines and spirits. There is a good balance of the California Micros and Hard to Find Imports like the Rochefort, Westvleteren (sp?) and the Deus. On top of it this place has amazing prices that kick the ass of the rest of the East Bay!

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