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The Best Wine Stores in Boston

You've read our suggestions for the best wines to drink, but where should you go to buy them? You can purchase wine without worries at the best places to buy wine in Boston, listed below. Besides these top wine shops, in some states, you can also buy wine online at wine.com.


Bauer Wines and Spirits
330 Newbury St.
Boston, MA 02115
617-262-0363
www.bauerwines.com

Brookline Liquor Mart
1354 Commonwealth Ave.
Allston, MA 02134
617-734-7700, 800-BLMWINE
www.blmwine.com

Marty's Fine Wines
675 Washington St.
Newton, MA 02458
617-332-1230
www.martysfinewine.com

University Wine Shop
1739 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02140
617-547-4258
www.universitywineshop.net

The Wine Bottega
341 Hanover St.
Boston, MA 02113
617-227-6607
www.thewinebottega.com

The Wine ConneXtion
117 Main St.
North Andover, MA 01845
877-469-5025
www.wineconnextion.com


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