Over the next few minutes you will be going on a deep dive into where you can buy wine, liquor, and beer in Gold Coast. Our only real goal is to cover as much as we can in this local alcohol guide.
Kicking this off will be a list of the best liquor stores and wine shops in your area. Those that are ready to go pick up a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will be filled in first so they can get the party started soon.
Once the stores are out of the way we will get into the best local breweries and beer bars, and a list of Gold Coast wine bars will follow that up. Wineries and vineyards will get a shout out, and we will round this all out by mentioning some of the best happy hours near you to 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. You are all welcome to check out some of our other blogs on other cities in this part of the world there if you like.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Gold Coast
Our favorite liquor stores and wine shops in Gold Coast to buy vodka, tequila, a case of beer, or a bottle of wine would be:
- Cellarbrations at Surfers Paradise Blvd
- First Choice Liquor Market at 201 Ferry Rd
- Quench Liquor Warehouse at Cnr Cotlew & Currumburra Rd
- Ferry Road Wine & Beer at 3/107 Ferry Rd
- SOMM Wine Store at 2245 Gold Coast Hwy
Cellarbrations is a local liquor store that is open every day from 10am to 9pm. You can purchase red, rose, white, and sparkling wines as well as beers, spirits, and premixed drinks at First Choice Liquor Market from 9am to 9pm Monday through Saturday and until 8pm every Sunday. Over 2,700 products including beers, wines, spirits, RTD’s, and liqueurs are available at Quench Liquor Warehouse from 10am to 8pm Monday through Wednesday, until 9pm Thursday through Saturday, and until 7pm every Sunday.
Ferry Road offers some of the best handcrafted wines near you along with exclusive and imported spirits every day from 9am to 6pm. You can choose from a wide range of wines from Australia and around the world at SOMM Wine Store from 10am to 7pm Sunday through Tuesday, until 8pm every Wednesday and Thursday, and until 9pm every Friday and Saturday. Both Cellarbrations and Quench Liquor Warehouse from our previous list sell a variety of bottled wines too.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
There are some nice breweries and beer bars in town like:
- Black Hops Brewery at 15 Gardenia Grove
- Balter Brewing at 14 Traders Way
- Black Hops II at 671 Pine Ridge Rd
- Laughing Lizard Brewing at 27 Sinclair St
- Aardvark and Arrow Brewery at 4/13 John Duncan Ct
Black Hops has been selling craft beers in your area from 12pm to 7pm Wednesday through Friday and until 6pm every weekend since 2014. Balter Brewing Company offers local beers along with live music from 4pm to 7pm as well as brewery tours. Over 150 different regional and international beers, ciders, and spirits with gluten free options are available at Laughing Lizard Brewing from 9am to 5pm Tuesday through Friday and from 8am to 2pm every Saturday.
You can find a wide range of products including beer fridges, kegs, taps, co2 gas bottles, regulators, and rafts at Aardvark and Arrow Brewery where they also host birthday celebrations, wedding receptions, engagement parties, and many more events.
Wine Bars In Gold Coast
Gold Coast wine bars are a great place to relax with friends as well as being good options for a date night:
- G’s Wine Bar & Deck at Griffith University, Parklands Dr
- The North Room at 1/2527 Gold Coast Hwy
- George’s Paragon Pizza & Wine Bar at 46 The Promenade 46
- The Glenelg Public House at 9/2460 Gold Coast Hwy
- Twins at 2247 Gold Coast Hwy
- Bin 232 at #2738 Pacific Fair, 2 32 Hooker Blvd
G’s is a wine bar in your area that is open every weekday from 7am to 2pm. Authentic platters, wood fired pizza, handmade pasta, Italian wine, and more are served at The Glenelg Public House from 5pm to 12am on Wednesday and Thursday and from 12pm on Friday and Sunday. Bin 232 serves one of a kind cocktails, decadent wines, and delectable cuisine from 11am to 8pm Monday through Saturday and until 5pm on Sunday.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
Head to one of these wineries or vineyards near you to see how the sausage gets made:
- Mount Nathan Winery at 220 Clagiraba Rd
- Witches Falls Winery at 79 Main Western Rd
- Sirromet Wines at 850-938 Mount Cotton Rd
- Sarabah Estate Vineyard at 46 Rymera Rd
- O’Reilly’s Canungra Valley Vineyards at 852 Lamington National Park Rd
Mount Nathan Winery is open every day from 10am to 5pm. Local wine tastings take place at Witches Falls from 10am to 4pm Monday through Thursday, until 6pm every Saturday, and until 5pm every Sunday.
You can throw private special events and parties at Sarabah Estate Vineyards and even hang out with their farm animals and house alpacas every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10am to 5pm.
Best Local Happy Hours
You can buy cheaper alcoholic drinks if you know when and where the best Gold Coast happy hours are:
- Soho Bar at 4/2713 Gold Coast Hwy
- Bine Bar & Dining at 1/28 Chairlift Ave
- House of Brews at 17 Orchid Ave
Soho Bar offers some of the best happy hours near you from 5pm to 7pm. There are fine servings of dumplings, steaks, cheeseburgers, fries, tacos, and tasty beers at Bine Bar and Dining as well as live music at 8pm every Saturday and happy hours from 4pm to 6pm every day. You can get discounts on beers, burgers, wings, barbecue, and sliders at House of Brews every weekday from 4pm to 6pm.
You can also read more of our posts on:
- Wine Shops & Cocktail Bars In Brisbane
- Wine Shops & Cocktail Bars In Sydney
- Wine Shops & Cocktail Bars In Melbourne
- Wine Shops & Cocktail Bars In Perth
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Gold Coast
We wish we had more to share but we will try to keep this page as up to date as we can. Hopefully you learned at least a little something about all of the local liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours in your area.
Don’t be afraid to let us know if you found anything incorrect on this page in the comments, we want to keep this info as accurate as we can. Now go have fun drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Gold Coast.