Thanks for checking out this post on where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Baton Rouge. Our alcohol guide will try to cover the topic in as detailed of a way as we possibly can.
A list of the best liquor stores and wine shops in your area 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 Baton Rouge wine bars will follow that up. Wineries and vineyards will get a shout out, and we will wrap this up by mentioning some of the best local happy hours where you can buy cheap alcoholic drinks after your work day ends.
Towards the end you will find an alcohol map for your area with all of the various venues we are mentioning pinned on it. And everyone is welcome to read some of our other posts on wine, liquor, and beer around the cities in region.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Baton Rouge
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 Baton Rouge:
- The Beverage Store at 6908 Florida Blvd
- Hokus Pokus Liquor at 17524 Airline Hwy
- Nash Express at 13434 Perkins Rd
- Martin Wine Cellar at 7248 Perkins Rd
- Churchills at 7949 Jefferson Hwy #c
Hokus Pokus Liquor is your destination for a huge selection of wines, spirits, beers, mixers, cigars, gourmet foods, and cheeses. Custom gift baskets, gift cards, wedding party planning, glassware rentals, and complimentary in-store tastings are also available.
Nash Express carries a diverse range of wines, spirits, and beers from around the world and is open from 8am to 11pm Sunday to Thursday and 8am to midnight on Friday and Saturday.
Founded in 1946 Martin Wine Cellar specializes in a broad choice of wines, spirits, and imported beers near you in addition to gourmet food. Join for a tasting and enjoy their menu or let them cater your next event.
Churchills is one of the oldest and most prominent cigar lounges and spirits stores in your area with a walk-in wine cellar loaded with every day and collectible wines, rare scotches, premium bourbons, and much more. Explore their friendly vibe while sipping your favorite drink.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
When you want to go sample some new suds or just watch the game with some pals these local breweries and beer bars are a great option:
- Cypress Coast Brewing at 5643 Government St
- Tin Roof Brewing at 1624 Wyoming St
- Rally Cap Brewing Company at 11212 Pennywood Ave
- Istrouma Brewing at 5590 Bayou Paul Rd
- Three Roll Estate at 760 St Philip St
- Gilla Brewing Company at 13025 LA-44 #108
- LA Homebrew at 14141 Airline Hwy #4F
- The Radio Bar at 3079 Government St
- The Lost Cove at 5625 Essen Ln
Visit Cypress Coast Brewing for locally crafted beer from 2pm to 8pm Sunday to Thursday or 12pm to 10pm on Friday and Saturday. Tin Roof Brewing is one of the largest craft breweries in the city that makes a variety of delicious beers and serves them in a cozy ambiance with happy hours from 4pm to 6pm Sunday to Friday.
Rally Cap Brewing Company houses an extensive line of whiskey and bourbon, local craft beers, cold caves, liquors, snacks, and a wine cellar. They are open from 6am to 11pm Sunday to Wednesday and 6am to 12am Friday to Saturday.
Istrouma Brewing focuses on identifying the most distinctive flavors to enhance the ingredients in order to obtain some of the best IPA’s and craft beers in the area. Small batch stouts and ales, freshly squeezed lemonades, handmade sodas, delicious food, and family-friendly outdoor activities are just a few of the options.
If you are hunting for a broad collection of locally crafted rums Three Roll Estate is the place to go. They use their own ingredients in their distillery to develop some of the best products in town and you may take a tour or tasting to learn more about the history and manufacturing process.
Gilla Brewing Company specializes in fruited sours, New England IPA’s, and pastry stouts, and they welcome guests from all walks of life to join in and learn more about craft beer. They also organize private events like company outings, birthday parties, and book signings.
Wine Bars In Baton Rouge
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:
- Blend at 304 Laurel St #1b
- Churchills at 7949 Jefferson Hwy #c
- The River Room at 222 Laurel St
A huge range of fine wines with over 160 labels, handcrafted cocktails, and a delectable full dining menu with an eclectic architectural design for lounging and dining await you at Blend. They are open Friday and Saturday from 5pm to 11pm and Tuesday to Thursday from 5pm to 10pm.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
While these wineries and vineyards may not be right in town they are worth the drive:
- Pontchartrain Vineyards-Winery at 81250 LA-1082
- On Cloud Wine Winery & Vineyard at 6936 Buncombe Rd
- Nola Tropical Winery at 500 Port of New Orleans Pl #144
- Old South Winery at 65 S Concord Ave
Pontchartrain Vineyards-Winery has a classic tasting room where you can get a tasting flight in a casual setting which is open Thursday through Sunday from noon to 4pm. All of their wines are handcrafted and have a consistent taste that is both food-friendly and perfect for drinking in the diverse southern climate.
On Cloud Wine Winery and Vineyard produces a diverse array of wines both dry and sweet to satisfy all palates. They feature a tasting bar that is open Saturday from 11am to 6pm and Wednesday to Friday from 12pm to 6pm plus a unique shop where you can order a custom gift basket.
Nola Tropical Winery provides a variety of tropical wines made from handpicked natural fruit without using grapes or wooden barrels to achieve high quality drinks free of tannic acids. They also stock a comprehensive line of accessories, artwork, gift baskets, gift cards, and a good selection of native treasures for any occasion.
Old South Winery sells a vast collection of muscadine wines either red, white, or rosé varietals with different levels of sweetness from dry to light. Tours and tastings are also possible for individuals and small groups in a comfortable atmosphere.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Baton Rouge can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- The Bulldog Baton Rouge at 4385 Perkins Rd
- Mid Tap at 660 Arlington Creek Centre Blvd #D
- Hayride Scandal at 5110 Corporate Blvd #B
- Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar at 7321 Corporate Blvd
- The Radio Bar at 3079 Government St
- Kalurah Street Grill at 2857 Kalurah St
- Cocha at 445 N 6th St
- Solera at 4205 Perkins Rd
The Bulldog Baton Rouge boasts one of the nicest dog-friendly patios in town with a famous beer-tap fountain and amazing food in a fun ambience. They offer happy hour from 11:30am to 7pm Monday to Friday.
If you want to have an exciting date night or watch a sports game with your friends while sipping ever-changing craft beer from 45 rotating taps, wines, cocktails, and excellent food head to Mid Tap. Their happy hour is from 4pm to 7pm Tuesday to Saturday, 11pm to 1am Thursday to Saturday, and all-day Sunday and Monday.
Hayride Scandal is famous for its enticing vibe, lively music, compelling beer list, whiskey-forward artisan cocktails, and mouthwatering food along with their daily happy hour from 4pm to 7pm. Kalurah Street Grill combines a modern-American menu with unique regional and international flavors to create a fantastic dining experience with the finest attention to detail. Come for one of the best happy hours near you Wednesday to Saturday from 3pm to 6pm.
Cocha is a gathering spot for harvest-inspired meals, wine tastings, and community events with happy hour from 3pm to 5pm every day. There are gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options to choose from all of which are made using fresh seasonal organic ingredients.
Explore the vibrant rustic atmosphere along with a terrific menu that pairs perfectly with sangria at Solera Spanish Tapas Restaurant and Bar. Enjoy their happy hour from 4pm to 9pm on Tuesday, 4pm to 6pm on Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday as well as 11am to 6pm on Friday.
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