The 3 best spots to score beer, wine and spirits in Austin

The Austin Wine Merchant. | Photo: Brian S./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on April 16, 2020.

Got a need for beer, wine and spirits?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top beer, wine and spirits spots in Austin, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're in the market for beer, wine and spirits.

Austin-area shoppers historically spend more in the spring at food and beverage shops than any other season of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of small business software for online reviews management. Daily spending at Austin-area food and beverage shops surged to $43,813 for the metro area in the spring of last year, 16% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Sunrise Mini Mart

Photo: Jeff s./yelp

Topping the list is Crestview's Sunrise Mini Mart, situated at 1809 W. Anderson Lane. With five stars out of 159 reviews on Yelp, the convenience store and gas station, which offers beer, wine and spirits and more, has proved to be a local favorite.

2. Stouthaus Coffee Pub

Photo: Rachel w./Yelp

Stouthaus Coffee Pub, located at 4715 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite 102, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the venue and event space, which offers coffee and tea, beer, wine and spirits and more, 4.5 stars out of 269 reviews.

3. The Austin Wine Merchant

Photo: brian s./Yelp

The Austin Wine Merchant, a spot to score beer, wine and spirits and more located downtown, is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 75 Yelp reviews. Head over to 512 W. Sixth St. to see for yourself.

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