Independent wine shop
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71 Highbury Park
- +44 (0)20 7226 1347
I have a dilemma here. The Vintners have an excellent beer range which actually included beers I had not previously encountered from two of my favourite breweries (Kernel & Arbor). However the chap in charge when we visited a few weeks ago was grumpy and argumentative when we asked a couple of questions about the beer and then very obviously annoyed with us when we left a couple of beers on...more
This place is tops.
- Amazing diversity of stock
- Ridiculously good craft beer selection
- Extremely helpful staff
A+, Highbury Vintners.more
Nice atmosphere, friendly and attentive staff. I had a chorizo and lentil stew that hit the spot on a cold day after watching the Arsenal. The house red was also very decent.more
I'll admit to buying cheap beer and wine. Often. But sometimes, I like to pretend that I'm a classy lady who can afford to have good taste. In these instances, I'll head to Highbury Vintners and la Fromagerie.
We first stopped in Highbury Vintners when we noticed the Dogfish Head beer in the window. WHAT?! DOGFISH HEAD IN LONDON?!!!?!?? Maaaagiiiic. It was not cheap, admittedly. But it got...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