We appreciate you taking the time to read this blog about where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Tucson. Our alcohol guide will attempt to cover the subject in as much depth as possible.
We’ll start with a list of the best local 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 pinned on it. Posts on grabbing a drink in other cities around the region can be looked through at that link if interested.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Tucson
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 Tucson liquor stores and wine shops:
- Plaza Liquors and Fine Wines at 2642 N Campbell Ave
- Rum Runner at 3131 E 1st St
- Westside Liquor & Craft Beer at 1310 W Speedway Blvd
- Pearly Baker Fermentables at 64 E Broadway Blvd
- BevMo at 6228 E Broadway Blvd #100
Plaza Liquors and Fine Wines provides a fine selection of local Arizona wines, spirits, and beers on Sunday and Monday from 12pm to 6pm, 10am to 7pm Tuesday through Thursday, and until 8pm on Friday and Saturday.
Rum Runner is a wine shop, spirits emporium, and gourmet market that is open from 11am to 7pm Monday through Saturday and until 6pm on Sunday. More than 200 craft beers, bourbons, and Scotch whiskies from breweries and distilleries in your area are available at Westside.
Pearly Baker Fermentables is a corner store collection of some of the world’s most authentic grape fermentations that is open from 12pm to 8pm daily. A wide variety of wines, beers, and spirits in Tucson as well as barware, mixers, and snacks are available at BevMo from 9am to 9pm Monday through Thursday, until 10pm on Friday and Saturday, and until 8pm on Sunday.
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:
- Arizona Beer House at 150 S Kolb Rd
- Borderlands Brewing at 119 E Toole Ave
- Button Brew House at 6800 N Camino Martin #160
- Tucson Hop Shop at 3230 N Dodge Blvd H
- 1912 Brewing at 2045 N, Forbes Blvd #105
- Barrio Brewing at 800 E 16th St
- Hop Street Lounge at 7215 E 22nd St #101
Arizona Beer House is a family owned and operated craft beer and wine bar featuring 35 taps as well as a wide selection of canned and bottled drinks every day from 11am to 12am daily. Borderland brews beers on site and offers art exhibits as well as live music six days a week starting at 11am.
A diverse selection of authentic craft beverages are available at Button Brew House on Friday from 2pm to 8pm and until 6pm on Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Tucson Hop Shop provides a carefully curated selection of bottled and canned beers as well as wines, stylish growlers, and an entire cooler of non alcoholic beverages seven days a week. They also host classes, tastings, live music, fundraisers, and other events and have received some awards from notable publications in the past.
20 taps of various types including red and India pale ales, spurs, stouts, and barrel aged beers with flavors ranging from dry to smooth are available at 1912 Brewing throughout the week except for Monday when they are closed.
Barrio Brewing has been offering local happy hours and tasty bar food since 1991. Hop Street Lounge provides 47 rotating taps and over 600 varieties of bottled and canned beers from some of the best breweries in town six days a week.
Wine Bars In Tucson
Visit wine bars near you for a date night, a business meeting, or for a gather with friends:
- Revel at 416 E 9th St
- Ermanos Craft Beer & Wine Bar at 220 N 4th Ave
- Postman Grant at 2500 E Grant Rd
Revel proudly features wines from around the world and hand selected beers along with a carefully crafted meat and cheese boards throughout the week from 4pm to 9pm except for Monday and Tuesday when they are closed.
New American cuisine, craft beers, and some of the best wines in your area are offered along with live music at Ermanos from 11am to 10pm Sunday through Thursday and until 12am on Friday and Saturday as well as happy hour specials from 11am to 6pm.
Postman Grant is open from 11am to 11pm Monday through Thursday, until 12am on Friday, from 9am on Saturday, and until 10pm on Sunday serving delectable food and unique wines.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
Although these wineries and vineyards might not be right in the city they are well worth the trip:
- Flying Leap Vineyards at 2940 N Swan Rd #28
- Wilhelm Family Vineyards at 5425 N Kolb Rd #119
- Charron Vineyards & Winery at 18585 S Sonoita Hwy
- Arizona Hops and Vines at 3450 AZ-82
Flying Leap Vineyards is open every day from 11am to 4pm. Wilhelm Family Vineyards specializes in rich, refreshing, and sweet Spanish wines and offers tastings near you along with delicious tapas.
Many people have been buying Charron’s white merlot wine since winning the governor’s choice award in 2000. Arizona Hops and Vines offers tastings and sells wines by the glass and bottle from 11am to 4pm Sunday through Thursday and until 6pm on Friday and Saturday.
Best Local Happy Hours
When you need to unwind after work these happy hours in Tucson are great places to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks:
- Elliott’s on Congress at 135 E Congress St
- Dante’s Fire at 2526 E Grant Rd
- Culinary Dropout at 2543 E Grant Rd
- Maynards Market & Kitchen at 400 N Toole Ave
- Trident Grill at 2033 E Speedway Blvd
Elliott’s on Congress excels at providing globally influenced American pub fare, infused vodkas, cocktails to go, and karaoke nights as well as great happy hours in Tucson every day from 4pm to 7pm. Happy hours for draft and bottled beers, craft cocktails, and wine glasses are available from 4pm to 6pm daily at Dante’s Fire.
You can also get discounts on alcohol, ice cold beers, and soft pretzels with provolone fondue at Culinary Dropout on weekdays from 5pm to 6pm. Local happy hours for wines, cocktails, and draft beers are also provided at Maynards Market and Kitchen from 4pm to 6pm daily. Don’t forget about the happy hours near you at Barrio Brewing either.
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- Where To Get Drunk In El Paso
- Where To Get Drunk In Albuquerque & Santa Fe
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Tucson
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 local 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 Tucson.