Over the next few minutes you will be going on a deep dive into where you can buy wine, liquor, and beer in Toledo. Our only real goal is to cover as much as we can in this alcohol guide.
Kicking this off will be a list of the best local 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 breweries and beer bars, and a list of Toledo 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 wine, liquor, and beer around the area at this link.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Toledo
Our favorite liquor stores and wine shops in Toledo to buy vodka, tequila, a case of beer, or a bottle of wine would be:
- Glass City Beverages at 5225 Airport Hwy
- Bulk Beverage at 3314 Secor Rd D
- Joseph’s Beverage Center at 4129 Talmadge Rd
Located at the corner of Airport and Reynolds Glass City Beverages is your one stop shop for all liquor needs. Bulk Beverage Co. is located in the Westgate Shopping Center next to Home Depot on Secor Road.
Joseph’s Beverage Center has one of the best assortments of alcoholic beverages in your area. Their family-owned wine store has been recognized for its amazing range of wine, beer, and spirits to fit any event, large or little, since the 1960’s. Their beer collection continues to be unrivaled in the area, with over 100 brands to pick from.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
There are some nice breweries and beer bars in your area like:
- Patron Saints Brewery at 4730 W Bancroft St #8
- Earnest Brew Works at 4342 S Detroit Ave
- Black Frog Brewery at 831 S McCord Rd
- Maumee Bay Brew Pub at 27 Broadway St
Patron Saints Brewery is a nano brewery crafting a wide variety of beer styles. Come enjoy pints and tasters in their small taproom which is 1/2 pint and little growler friendly meaning kids and dogs are allowed plus they are happy to fill growlers and have cans available to go.
Earnest Brew Works is a brewer-owned and operated brewery and taproom with the vision of two homebrewers who want to share their passion for beer. Black Frog Brewery has built a grassroots operation centered on making wholly unique versions of traditional beer styles.
Maumee Bay was the original microbrewery near you and you should check out their new and ever-changing selection of amazing beers.
Wine Bars In Toledo
Toledo wine bars are a great place to relax with friends as well as being good options for a date night:
- Calvino’s Restaurant & Wine Bar at 3143 Central Ave
- Manhattan’s Pub ‘n Cheer at 1516 Adams St
Calvino’s is an anchor of Cricket West Shopping Center and over the past two decades they’ve amassed a loyal clientele of neighborhood locals, college students, and restaurant lovers alike.
Manhattan’s Pub ‘n Cheer was founded in 2002 and has shaped their own style of dining and has what they call a New York-inspired menu.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
Head to one of these wineries or vineyards near you to see how the sausage gets made:
- Majestic Oak Winery at 13554 Mohler Rd
- Benfield Wines at 102 N Main St
- St. Julian Winery at 700 Freedom Ct
- The Lumberyard Winery at 118 W Front St
- Knotty Vines Farm & Winery at 2920 Co Rd 19
- Pentamere Winery at 131 E Chicago Blvd
- Firelands Winery at 917 Bardshar Rd
- Four Fires Meadery at 1683 Lance Pointe Rd #106
Majestic Oak Winery opened the tasting room in June 2013 after their first planting in May of 2010. This has become a passion for them and they continued to grow and make improvements to the winery and vineyard.
Benfield Wines offers local wine tastings, craft beer, live music and room to roam. St. Julian has been owned and operated by the same family for four generations. Their portfolio of award-winning wines has over 100 products and include distilled spirits, ciders, every type of wine from internationally recognized dry wines.
Wine Club members, get great discounts on wine, premier access to award-winning wines, invitations to exclusive club events, special pricing and of course, unparalleled service. 2, 4, or 6 bottles of exclusive wines handpicked by their winemaker based on your taste preferences automatically shipped to you each quarter.
The Lumberyard Winery and Supply is situated along the scenic Maumee River in a historic lumberyard in Napoleon. Knotty Vines is a winery tucked within the Fulton County countryside with two acres of vines, growing Foch, deChaunac, Vignoles and Seyval Blanc. Their knowledgeable staff will guide you through the menu, allowing you to taste a variety of red, white and fruit wines.
Four Fires has food trucks every Friday and Saturday evening while their taproom is open to take a seat and have a drink or a few.
Best Local Happy Hours
You can buy cheaper alcoholic drinks if you know when and where the best Toledo happy hours are:
- Real Seafood at 22 Main St
- The Heights at 444 N Summit St 12th fl
- Doc Watson’s at 1515 S Byrne Rd
- Mancy’s Italian Grill at 5453 Monroe St
- Whiskey & The Wolf at 3515 W Alexis Rd
- Ye Olde Durty Bird at 2 S St Clair St
The Real Seafood Company is a contemporary seafood restaurant that offers premium fresh fish and seafood from the waters of New England to the Great Lakes and to the Gulf of Mexico.
The Heights is a spectacular rooftop bar offering 360-degree sweeping skyline views, an impressive modern design and unique hand-crafted cocktails and cuisine. Doc’s was founded in 1995 to bring you the highest quality, freshest food and drink, complimented by friendly and prompt service.
The Mancy name has been synonymous with the promise of quality, honest value, and family since 1921. They have a happy hour with drink specials near you from 4pm to 6pm where you can try their Barrel Aged Manhattans for $8, Dirty Stoli or Tanqueray Martinis for $6, and Tito’s Moscow Mules for $6.
Whiskey and the Wolf has the happiest hours from 3pm to 6pm Monday through Saturday. They provide whiskey, wine, beer, cocktails and the best sandwiches in the city.
You can read more of our posts on:
- Wine & Beer Bars In Cleveland
- Wine & Beer Bars In Detroit
- Wine & Beer Bars In Columbus
- Wine & Beer Bars In Indianapolis
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Toledo
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 Toledo.