Anyone that wants to learn about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Atlantic City has definitely come to the right place. Our alcohol guide will try to cover the topic in as detailed of a way as we possibly can so that you can make the right decision on how to proceed.
A list of the best local liquor stores and wine shops in town will get us going. Anyone that is ready to go pick up a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will get their info quick and be ready to head out the door.
Up next we will dive into the best breweries and beer bars near you, and a list of Atlantic City wine bars will follow that up. Wineries and vineyards in your area will get a shout out, and we will wrap this up by mentioning some of the best happy hours in town where you can buy cheap alcoholic drinks after your work day ends.
Towards the end you will find an alcohol map for the area with all of the various venues we are mentioning pinned on it. And everyone is welcome to read some of our other blogs about wine, liquor, and beer in this part of the world.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Atlantic City
Whether you want to buy a case of beer, some vodka, tequila, wine, or just about any other alcoholic drink you should be able to get them at any of these best liquor stores and wine shops in Atlantic City:
- A Time for Wine at 2801 Pacific Ave
- Best Liquors Store at 1512 Pacific Ave
- Russo’s Convention Liquor Store at 2425 Pacific Ave
- Buy Rite Ventnor at 5026 Wellington Ave
A Time for Wine brings you their amazing signature Nucky’s Boardwalk red and white both of which are Valenzano winery blends. Cigars, microbrews, spirits, gifts, and accessories may all be found on site.
For a small and well-organized store with a diverse assortment of liquors, beers, and wines near you as well as a helpful and friendly staff head to Best Liquors Store. They are open from 11:30am to 8pm Sunday through Thursday and until 10pm on Friday and Saturday.
Russo’s Convention Liquor Store has been supplying the community of the Ducktown area with a wide range of craft beers, wines, and spirits since 1973. Their operating hours are from 10am to 9pm on Monday, from 10am to 10pm Tuesday through Friday, and from 12pm to 10pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Whether you are looking for some of the best selections of local or foreign wines, spirits, craft beers, and liquors near you Buy Rite Ventnor has it all. They have a large inventory to choose from and some of the greatest discount pricing on alcohol in your area.
Breweries & Beer Bars In Your Area
When you want to go sample some new suds or just watch the game with some pals these breweries and beer bars are a great option:
- Tennessee Avenue Beer Hall at 133 S Tennessee Ave
- The Biergarten at 2701 Boardwalk
- Wingcraft Kitchen & Beer Bar at 2010 Baltic Ave
- Borgata Beer Garden at 1 Borgata Way
- Tun Tavern Restaurant & Brewery at 2 Convention Blvd
- Lobby Bar at 777 Harrah’s Blvd
You’ll find around 40 craft beers on draft and over 60 in bottles or cans all handpicked by South Jersey food critic and radio personality Scott Cronick at Tennessee Avenue Beer Hall. They have a menu of modern American twists that will blow your mind and a range of scrumptious specialty cocktails.
The Biergarten is a relaxing gathering place to taste classic German or European beers from one of the world’s oldest and most respected breweries. They have something for everyone from light summer ales to distinctive big-character beers.
Wingcraft Kitchen & Beer Bar is known for its superb renditions of classic dishes produced with high-quality ingredients sourced from a small group of vendors. They strive to push the boundaries of dining, cocktails, and atmosphere by focusing on exceptional food and outstanding beer.
If you’re looking for a full-service canopied bar presenting more than 15 domestic craft beers alongside delectable appetizers and nibbles Borgata Beer Garden is a fantastic choice. Explore a specialty cocktail, local craft beer, or wine along with unique bar bites in a comfortable and friendly setting at the Lobby Bar.
Wine Bars In Atlantic City
Wine bars in your area are a great place for a date, a business meeting, or to hang out with a big group of friends:
The VÜE is one of the region’s only rooftop pubs and lounges with a backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean, a panoramic view of the city, and a famous boardwalk. They serve a cosmopolitan menu of local favorites along with unique handcrafted cocktails, wines by the glass or bottle, champagne, draft beers, and other beverages.
Wineries & Vineyards Near You
While these wineries and vineyards may not be right in town they are worth the drive:
- Balic Winery at 6623 Harding Hwy
- Bellview Winery at 150 Atlantic St
- Dimatteo Vineyards at 951 8th St
- Plagido’s Winery at 570 N 1st Rd
Balic Winery produces over 27 award-winning exquisite handcrafted wines near you with a European flair and there is a complimentary tasting every day. You can visit them from 9am to 8pm Monday through Saturday and from 11am to 7pm on Sunday.
Bellview Winery has been a family-run business since 1914 creating approximately 8,000 cases of wine per year. With over twenty estate-grown varietals and over two dozen wines they have a bottle for everyone from the connoisseur to the casual drinker.
Plagido’s Winery specializes in small-batch artisanal handcrafted wines made with a basket press and their tasting room is open daily for tastings, relaxation, and sales. You can also unwind on their patio with a glass of wine while admiring the tranquil view of the vineyard.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Atlantic City can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- Back Bay Ale House at 800 N New Hampshire Ave
- Vagabond Kitchen & Tap House at 672 N Trenton Ave
- Atlantic City Bar & Grill at 1219 Pacific Ave
- Bourré Cajun at 201 S New York Ave
For casual dining with a one-of-a-kind menu in a lovely setting with stunning bay views go to Back Bay Ale House. They have one of the best happy hours in Atlantic City with discounted appetizers, house wines, draft beers, and more Monday through Friday from 3pm to 5pm and on Sunday all day.
Try award-winning burgers and a large beer selection in a relaxed ambience at Vagabond Kitchen & Tap House and from 3pm to 6pm you can enjoy a great local happy hour with all half-priced starters or $5 wine.
Atlantic City Bar & Grill has long been a favorite of many people serving seafood, steak, pizza, and pasta with excellent beers, signature cocktails, wines, and other drinks in a lively photo-lined setting. Daily happy hours are available from 12pm to 6pm.
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Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Atlantic City
For the time being that is all we have to share but check back in because we will do our best to keep this page updated. After reading about all of those local liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours near you we think you are ready to accomplish your goal.
Do us a favor and mention if we got anything incorrect or if any of the above places have closed down in the comments so we can keep the lists up to date. Now have fun drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Atlantic City.