Hello folks! Anyone that wants to learn about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Nashville 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 Nashville 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 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 Nashville
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 Nashville:
- Midtown Corkdorks Wine Spirits Beer at 1610 Church St
- The Library Wine and Spirits at 202 6th Ave N
- Frugal MacDoogal at 701 Division St
- West Meade Wine & Liquor Mart at 5402 Harding Pike
- West End Discount Liquors & Wines at 2818 West End Ave
- Music City Liquors at 2282 Lebanon Pike
- Woodland Wine Merchant at 1001 Woodland St
- Wine Shoppe at Green Hills at 2109 Abbott Martin Rd
- Red Spirits & Wine at 7066 US-70S
- The Wine Chap at 4322 Harding Pike
- Harvest Wine Market at 6043 TN-100
- Iroquois Wine and Spirits at 7063 US-70S
- Murfreesboro Wine & Spirits at 016 S Church St, Murfreesboro
- Red Dog Wine & Spirits at 1031 Riverside Dr #A, Franklin
More than 2,000 wines from across the world, more than 3,000 spirits ranging from hard-to-find bourbons and whiskies to local distillers, and beers including some from brewers near you, hard-to-find microbrews, imports, and more are available at Midtown Corkdorks Wine Spirits Beer. The Library Wine and Spirits is ready to help you choose the ideal drink for your unforgettable evening or any special event and they also organize tastings on a weekly basis.
Explore more than 4,000 bottles of wine, a huge assortment of imported and domestic craft beers, scotches, and cigars at West Meade Wine & Liquor Mart. They can help you discover the perfect bottles for any budget and every occasion as well.
West End Discount Liquors & Wines supplies a wide selection of wines for every budget from rich chardonnay to elegant and creamy brut. They have approximately 100 distinct drinks with 20% to 30% of them being reserve wines that have been hand-picked.
Every Friday and Saturday Music City Liquors arranges complimentary tastings. You can also try out different wines, liquors, and beers before purchasing them.
Woodland Wine Merchant is a neat and eclectic liquor shop near you that focuses on artisan producers who use natural and sustainable methods as well as whose quality exceeds their prices. There is also a broad range of spirits and beers to choose from.
Aside from selling an array of wines Red Spirits & Wine has a tasting bar. Curbside and home alcohol delivery services are both possible at The Wine Chap.
You’ll be greeted by a friendly and knowledgeable staff who love talking about the 6,000 square feet of wines, craft beers, and spirits at Iroquois Wine and Spirits. They have all the brands you know from local and international tastes.
Murfreesboro Wine & Spirits is one of the only stores in Rutherford County that has a dedicated room for storing excellent wines to enhance their aging ability. Every Monday they offer a 10% discount on fills while on Wednesday and Friday from 4pm to 7pm they host tastings of their new releases.
With over 1,700 wines, 300 whiskies, spirits, and craft beers Red Dog Wine & Spirits is a one-stop-shop for all your favorite things. They present a vast assortment of meats and prepared dishes that are suitable for pairing with your drink choices.
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:
- New Heights Brewing at 928 Rep. John Lewis Way S
- Tennessee Brew Works at 809 Ewing Ave
- Bearded Iris Brewing at 101 Van Buren St
- TailGate Brewery at 7300 Charlotte Pike
- Deep South Growlers at 1602 W Northfield Blvd #8, Murfreesboro
- Curio Brewing at 216 Noah Dr #140, Franklin
New Heights Brewing is a small craft brewery that produces ales ranging from intensely hoppy IPA’s to crisp clean ales and rich imperial stouts. Tennessee Brew Works creates premium craft beer in your area using only natural ingredients sourced from local farms.
TailGate Brewery features a continually changing beer list, wines, liquors, and a variety of non-alcoholic beverages. Gourmet pizza, loaded fries, sandwiches, salads, and appetizers are also available to satisfy your palate.
Deep South Growlers brings you more than 25 beers on tap which will change based on the season and your suggestions. Non-alcoholic craft sodas, ice cream floats, snacks, and appetizers are among their menu and their tasting room can facilitate any private gathering.
Wine Bars In Nashville
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:
- Wine Down at 2720 Old Lebanon Rd #111
- Barcelona Wine Bar at 1200 Villa Pl #110
- City Winery at 609 Lafayette St
- 360 Bistro at 6000 TN-100
- JJ’s Wine Bar at 206 E Main St, Franklin
- Vintage Vine 100 at 4051 Aspen Grove Dr, Franklin
- 100.The Rutledge at 105 International Dr, Franklin
Barcelona Wine Bar has an ever-changing menu with an emphasis on clean flavors, seasonal ingredients, Spanish and Mediterranean specialties, and rustic small plate presentations. They carry one of the most extensive Spanish wine programs in your area and an award-winning collection of South American wines.
City Winery’s food is sourced from the region, wine-inspired, and globally influenced making it excellent for wine pairing. They can also assist you in realizing your romantic and unique wedding style in a rustic winery setting.
Explore more than fifty wines by the glass in addition to over 1,000 exclusive reserve lists at 360 Bistro. For those who prefer to avoid the wine-dispensing machines head to JJ’s Wine Bar. They are an upscale wine bar with a trendy edge located in the heart of historic downtown Franklin that pours over 25 different types of wine by the glass.
With its sophisticated and upbeat vibe The Rutledge takes a modern approach to classic favorites. It’s a terrific place to taste delightful wines.
Wineries & Vineyards Near You
While these wineries and vineyards may not be right in town they are worth the drive:
- Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery at 5025 Harding Pike
- Avian Glen Winery at 3545 Almaville Rd
- Arrington Vineyards at 6211 Patton Rd
Historic tours, family outings, wine and food pairings, and bourbon tastings are all available at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery. Tastings are scheduled every day and reservations are necessary for mansion tours.
Avian Glen Winery produces and bottles seven distinct types of wine on-site ranging from sweet Patty Peach to dark red Norton Reserve. Complimentary tastings are arranged on a daily basis and on weekends there is live music and other events.
Arrington Vineyards features five tasting rooms and shaded picnic areas with breathtaking views. All of their award-winning wines are proudly made and bottled on-site.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Nashville can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- Black Rabbit at 218 3rd Ave N
- Jonathan’s Grille at 717 3rd Ave N
- The Fox Bar & Cocktail Club at 2905B Gallatin Pike
- Sedona Taphouse at 1120 3rd Ave N
- Gertie’s Whiskey Bar at 507 12th Ave S Fl 1
- Etch at 303 Demonbreun St
- Bar Louie at 2615 Medical Center Pkwy, Murfreesboro
- Drake’s Cool Springs at 553 Cool Springs Blvd, Franklin
Black Rabbit is housed in a historic building from the 1890’s with plenty of space making it ideal for a large group gathering or an intimate respite with close friends. They host some of the best local happy hours from 4pm to 6:30pm Tuesday through Saturday.
Enjoy one of the best sports bar experiences in town along with delectable food and excellent service at Jonathan’s Grille. There is a late-night happy hour from 10pm till closing every day.
Visit The Fox Bar & Cocktail Club or Gertie’s Whiskey Bar for one of the best happy hours near you from 5pm to 7pm Monday through Friday. Don’t miss out on the happy hours at Sedona Taphouse from 3pm to 6pm or at Etch from 4pm to 6:30pm on weekdays.
You can unwind and socialize while sipping on amazing cocktails and savoring chef-inspired food in a casual setting at Bar Louie. Take advantage of their great happy hours in your area from 4pm to 7pm Monday through Friday.
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