If you are hoping to learn about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Berlin you have 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 Berlin 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 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 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 where to grab a drink in this part of the world.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Berlin
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 Berlin:
- Absinthe Depot at Weinmeisterstr. 4
- Galander Liquor Store at Grossbeerenstr. 54
- Delicious Berlin at Pariser #54
- Dr. Kochan Liquor Culture at Immanuelkirchstr. 4
- Berlin Bottle & Vodka-Trader at Katharinenstr. 26
- Rum Depot at Apostel-Paulus-Str. 35
- Big Market at Buckower Damm 86
Absinthe Depot is open Monday through Saturday offering a wide variety of high quality spirits and other alcoholic beverages. Fine whiskeys, rums, gins, vodkas, mezcals, liqueurs, vermouths, wines, and champagnes in your area are available at Galander Liquor Store where vouchers and tastings are also provided.
Delicious sells spirits, wines, and cigars and even offers gin, wine, and cheese tastings. You can buy local cognac, grappa, whiskey, rum, tenderly aged brandies, monastic elixirs, and organic liqueurs at Dr Kochan.
Berlin Bottle and Vodka sells 3,000 distinct whiskeys, gins, rums, and champagnes. A wide range of products including whiskeys, bourbons, brandies, tequilas, mezcals, liqueurs, aperitifs, schnapps, vodkas, grains, herbal bitters, cocktails, and plenty more are offered at Rum Depot.
Big Market’s has over 3,000 different types of whiskeys as well as exquisite champagnes and cognacs.
Breweries & Beer Bars In Your Area
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:
- Heidenpeters at Eisenbahnstr. 42-43
- Braugier Craftbier Brew Pub at Stubbenkammerstr. 6
- Vagabond Brewery at Antwerpener #3
- Hops & Barley at Wühlischstr. 22/23
- BRLO Brwhouse at Schöneberger #16
- Brew Dog Berlin Mitte at Ackerstr. 29
You can find 12 taps of beers at Braugier Craftbier Brew Pub. Over 150 different types of beers ranging from Belgian ales, double IPA’s, and stouts to the famous Berliner Weisse are offered at Vagabond Brewery.
Hops and Barley has been brewing local beers every week near Boxhagener Platz since 2008 using different varieties of hops ranging from B German to fruity US. BrewDog Berlin Mitte provides 30 draft beer lines from German and international breweries.
Badfish Pub from our best happy hours has some really good beers too.
Wine Bars In Berlin
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:
- Motif Wine at Weser #189
- Weinerei Forum at Fehrbelliner #57
- Noble Rot Weinbar at Gärtnerstr. 6
- Dr Maury Wine Bar at Schönhauser Allee 62
- Wall Winemaker at Wolliner #20
- Wine Bar at Petersburger Pl. 1
- Ottorink Wine Bar at Dresdener #124
You may sample great natural wines in your area while listening to local live music at Motif. Noble Rot Weinbar provides cheese and sausage platters as well as handmade antipasti.
Wine Bar features a collection of over 180 European bottles. Ottodrink is also a good place to try samples along with sandwiches, cheeses, and antipasti.
Wineries & Vineyards Near You
While these wineries and vineyards may not be right in town they are worth the drive:
- Britzer WeinKultur at Koppelweg 70
- Schloss Wackerbarth at Wackerbarthstr. 1, Radebeul
- Bürgerspital Winery at Theaterstr.19, Würzburg
Britzer WeinKultur is Berlin’s largest winery and its restricted wines are harvested, pressed, and bottled entirely by hand using just a few additives and tools.
You will find premium wines that are only softly pressed, allowed to develop in peace, and then carefully bottled at the optimal moment at Schloss Wackerbarth which takes a little over 2 hours to get to by car.
Bürgerspital Winery is a more than 700-year-old VDP winery in Franconia and on their 120 hectares of vineyards they cultivate classics like Silvaner, Riesling, and Burgundy and load the best wines into Bockstüten but be warned this one is a 5 hour drive from the city.
Local wine tasting events are offered at Galander Liquor Store, Delicious, Viniculture, and Planet Wein from some of our other lists.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Berlin can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- Molotow Cocktail at Oranienstr. 189
- Posh Bar at Voxstr. 4
- Limonaidier Cocktail Bar at Nostitzstr. 12
- Victoria Bar at Potsdamer Str. 102
- Badfish Bar at Stargarder 14
- Zaza Diner & Drinks at Kastanienallee 12
Limonaidier offers some of the best happy hours in Berlin on their handcrafted beverages and seasonal cocktails from 6pm to 8pm. You can get discounts on alcoholic drinks in your area at 6pm to 9pm at Victoria Bar.
Badfish Pub has a fine selection of whiskies, craft beers, and old fashioned cocktails as well as a variety of pickle backs, frozen margaritas, and many more drinks. They also offer local happy hours from 5pm to 7pm daily.
Zaza Diner serves you up with superb drinks, delectable sushi, and Asian finger food in a trendy setting. They have happy hours from 6pm to 8pm and a cocktail menu featuring over 200 options including their signature ginger dragon which goes really well with makis and nigris.
You can also read our posts on:
- Best Liquor Stores In Hamburg
- Best Liquor Stores In Frankfurt
- Best Liquor Stores In Munich
- Best Liquor Stores In Cologne
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Berlin
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 Berlin.