Anyone that wants to learn about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Syracuse 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 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 Syracuse 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 wine, liquor, and beer in this part of the world.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Syracuse
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 Syracuse:
- Liquor World at 314 E 1st St
- Vinomania at 313 Pearl St #109
- Harbor View Wine and Liquors at 936 N Clinton St
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:
- Stout Beard Brewing at 126 Dell St
- Willow Rock Brewing at 115 Game Rd
- Talking Cursive Brewing at 301 Erie Blvd W
- Wolff’s Biergarten at 106 Montgomery St
- Full Boar Craft Brewery & Tap Room at 628 S Main St
- Red Hawk Brewing at 4504 Bussey Rd
Talking Cursive Brewing is a brewery where you can always try something new while still enjoying some of the old favorites. They serve their own brewed beer and a range of other craft drinks from around your area.
Wolff’s Biergarten is a soccer bar that offers traditional German beer and also unlimited salted peanuts to all visitors. Red Hawk Brewing specializes in Old World and Belgian Style Ales crafted from high quality ingredients.
Brewery tours are also available to the public throughout the week and larger groups can request private tours on weekends at 11:30am or 12:15pm.
Wine Bars In Syracuse
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:
Al’s Wine & Whiskey Lounge has a rich selection of wines, craft beers, and whiskeys from around the world as well as delicious food and some of the best live music entertainment in town.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
While these wineries and vineyards may not be right in town they are worth the drive:
- Place Estate Winery 14678 W Bay Rd
- Owera Vineyards at 5276 E Lake Rd
- Anyela’s Vineyards at 2433 W Lake Rd
- Grace Tyler Estate Winery at 1180 NY-49
- Strigo Vineyards at 9272 Plainville Rd
- CJS Vineyards at 6900 Fosterville Rd
The tasting room at Place Estate Winery is open seven days a week from 12pm to 6pm. Owera Vineyards provides a number of tasting options including free samples of their featured wines which are rotated on a regular basis.
Anyela’s Vineyards cultivates their selected grapes by integrating viticulture expertise with cooler climate patterns and fertile soils. You can taste wine, walk through their vineyard, and enjoy the stunning views.
Grace Tyler Estate Winery has a private wine tent that includes a tasting, local cheeses, and a fireplace for guests to relax and enjoy the views of the vineyard. Strigo Vineyards features a gorgeous tasting room near you with a 32-bottle self-pouring wine wall, farm-to-table cuisine, and private facilities for events ranging from weddings to business meetings making it one of the best gathering places in town.
CJS Vineyards grows vinifera and hybrid grapes in small sustainable vineyards with a focus on Riesling, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, and Chambourcin wines.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Syracuse can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- Maxwells at 122 E Genesee St
- The York at 247 W Fayette St
- World of Beer at 306 Hiawatha Blvd W
- The Evergreen at 125 E Water St
- Kitty Hoyne’s Irish Pub at 301 W Fayette St
- High Five at 526 Westcott St
Maxwells offers a happy hour Monday to Friday from 4pm to 7pm with discounts on all craft beers, house wine by the glass, and appetizers. The World of Beer happy hour is from 4:30pm to 7pm Monday through Friday.
The Evergreen is committed to giving excellent service along with high-quality food and beverages. There is a happy hour every day from 3 to 5:30pm.
You can read more of our posts on:
- New York City Wineries & Breweries
- Rochester Wineries & Breweries
- Buffalo Wineries & Breweries
- Scranton Wineries & Breweries
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Syracuse
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 Syracuse.