Independent wine shop
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71 Highbury Park, Highbury, London, N5 1UA
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We first found Highbury Vintners walking back to Finsbury Park after going to La Fromagerie (just down the road! if you've not been check it out!), and we love checking out wine shops so we stopped in. Then the rain came. So we were here for quite some time checking out the amazing selection.
It's become one of our favorite places now. Not only do they have an interesting wine selection from...more
A great off licence/wine shop. My focus is usually on the wine. In this respect it stocks a good variety of wine from around the world - including a particularly good selection from the New World. The staff are on hand for a recommendation and I have never got the sense that they were seeking to push a dud bottle onto me. Quite the contrary in fact - all the bottles I have bought here have...more
These guys know their wine, do great staff recommends and have a superb selection of craft ale (or whatever you call it) for your drinking pleasure. My favourite place to pop in browse the selection and pick up some treats from such fine breweries as Meantime, The Kernel, London Fields Brewery and waaay more than I can even think of. And the wines, great!!!more
I seriously have no idea about wine and wouldn't be able to pick a good bottle to save my life (and this place is like the A to Z of wines they have it all!!). But I do love my beer especially Ale; not a lot of places will have such a selection of ales and will stock my favourite but weird, not-so-"mainstream" bottles.
The staff are excellent, they will help you with their really impressive...more
I'll fully admit that I'm not the most knowledgeable person when it comes to wine- I know what I like but I need a bit of guidance when it comes to getting out of my comfort zone. This is why I like Highbury Vintners so much. Staff are incredibly helpful and offer a lot of advice when it comes to paring a wine with food or choosing a grape that you might enjoy. Before I found Highbury Vintners...more