We appreciate you taking the time to read this blog about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Pittsburgh. Our alcohol guide will attempt to cover the subject in as much depth as possible.
We’ll start with a list of the best liquor stores and wine shops near you. Anyone who wants to buy a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will get their information quickly so they can go get what they desire soon.
Following that we’ll look into the top breweries and beer bars before sharing a list of excellent wine bars. Wineries and vineyards in your area will be mentioned, and we’ll finish up by discussing some of the top local happy hours where you can get cheap alcoholic drinks after work.
An alcohol map will be shared near the end that has all of the establishments we’ve mentioned linked to it. Posts on wine, liquor, and beer for cities around the region can be looked through at that link if interested.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Pittsburgh
You will be able to buy a case of beer, a bottle of vodka, tequila, or wine, or just about any other alcoholic beverage at one of the best Pittsburgh liquor stores and wine shops:
- Pennsylvania Libations at 2103 Penn Ave
- Dreadnought Wines at 3401 Liberty Ave
- Fine Wine & Good Spirits at 5249 Library Rd, Bethel Park
For over 35 years Dreadnought Wines has been providing the community with some of the most remarkable hand-selected boutique wine and spirits portfolios from across the world that are not available on state store shelves.
Fine Wine & Good Spirits sells wine, spirits, and other kinds of alcohol in your area with a diverse variety of offerings from all around the world, exclusive discounts, food pairings, and entertaining tips to help you cultivate great taste. They host tastings every day and you can get free shipping if you spend more than $99.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
These local breweries and beer bars are fantastic places to go whether you want to sample new suds or just watch the game with some friends:
- Grist House Craft Brewery at 10 E Sherman St
- Hitchhiker Brewery & Tap Room at 1500 S Canal St #2541
- Roundabout Brewery at 4901 Butler St
- Dancing Gnome Beer at 925 Main St
- Southern Tier Brewery at 316 N Shore Dr
- Haymaker Beer Warehouse at 4538 Broadway Blvd, Monroeville
Haymaker Beer Warehouse proudly serves popular domestic and imported beer brands, local crafts, seasonal options, and even alcoholic slushies. They have everything you need for a peaceful evening with a few friends or a weekend celebration from cases to single cans.
Visitors to their tasting events sample a curated selection of beers from varied flavor profiles in pursuit of a new favorite drink.
Wine Bars In Pittsburgh
Visit wine bars near you for a date night, a business meeting, or for a gather with friends:
- Allegheny Wine Mixer at 5326 Butler St
- Spill The Wine Bar at 4800 Liberty Ave
- 23rd & Vine at 2333 E Carson St
- Luma Wine Bar & Restaurant at 186 Castle Shannon Blvd
- Market Street Wine Bar at 435 Market St
Spill The Wine Bar is a casual sit-and-drink spot where you can sample great wine and plan a night out with friends to unwind after a long day at work. You will be able to sample some of the most extensive collections of Italian wines in the state and they also have tastings at their bar to see how you like the beverage before purchasing it.
23rd & Vine sells a carefully curated wine list from small vineyards all over the world that you can enjoy by the glass or bottle and that are not available at Pennsylvania state liquor stores. They feature a huge array of grocery and culinary goods that may be ordered in-store or delivered.
If you want to have a full dining experience on the patio or indoors and order takeout go to Luma Wine Bar & Restaurant from 4pm to 9:30pm Monday through Saturday. Collefrisio wines are imported straight from Abruzzo and are offered by the glass, bottle, or case at Market Street Wine Bar. They also have a full cocktail menu curated with local spirits, a rotating selection of craft beers, cheeses, and charcuterie plates made with fresh ingredients.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
Although these wineries and vineyards might not be right in the city they are well worth the trip:
- Kavic Winery at 1013 Campbells Run Rd
- D & O Wine Cellars at 70 E Crafton Ave
- Apis Mead & Winery at 206 Mary St
- Narcisi Winery at 4578 Gibsonia Rd
Kavic Winery makes wine with grapes grown near you and products in a variety of styles ranging from robust red to white and dry to sweet. They are open on weekends from noon to 4pm and there are tastings, case discounts, gifts, and accessories available.
Best Local Happy Hours
When you need to unwind after work these happy hours in Pittsburgh are great places to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks:
- Muddy Waters Oyster Bar at 130 S Highland Ave
- Federal Galley at 200 Children’s Way
- Kaya at 2000 Smallman St
- Sienna Market at 942 Penn Ave
- The Commoner at 620 William Penn PI
- The Summit at 200 Shiloh St
- Tacos County at 971 Liberty Ave
- Primanti Bros. Restaurant & Bar at 3847 Northern Pike, Monroeville
Muddy Waters Oyster Bar specializes in shucking, peeling, and cracking some of the finest shellfish and cooking some of the most wonderful Cajun dishes this side of the Mississippi. Bourbon, beer, and champagne flow like Three Rivers along with happy hours from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Tuesday to Friday.
With four fully equipped kitchens and over 200 seats Federal Galley creates a platform for chefs to bring their concepts to market at minimal risk and cheap expense. They hold a happy hour from 4pm to 6pm on Wednesday.
Sienna Market serves gourmet meatballs, salads, snacks, fry bowls, and desserts made from scratch daily alongside a full bar with over 15 draft beers, wines, and classic cocktails. Their happy hour is from 4pm to 6pm every day.
Visit The Commoner restaurant to enjoy happy hours from 11pm to 1am every day. The happy hours at The Summit and Primanti Bros Restaurant and Bar are from 5pm to 7pm on Wednesdays while Tacos County has a daily happy hour from 4pm to 6pm.
You can also read more of our posts on:
- Philadelphia Local Happy Hour Guide
- Scranton Local Happy Hour Guide
- Cleveland Local Happy Hour Guide
- Columbus Local Happy Hour Guide
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Pittsburgh
That’s all we have for now but keep checking back because we’ll try our best to keep this page updated. We know you are ready to achieve your goal after reading about all of the liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours in your area.
Please let us know if we missed anything or if any of the above establishments have closed in the comments so we can keep the lists up to date. Now you can enjoy drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Pittsburgh.