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The Best Wine Stores in Chicago

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 Chicago, listed below. Besides these top wine shops, in some states, you can also buy wine online at

House of Glunz

1206 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610

Just Grapes
560 W. Washington Blvd., Ste. 100
Chicago, IL 60661

Lush Wine & Spirits
University Village
1257 South Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60607

Binny's Beverage Depot

1720 N. Marcey St.
Chicago, IL 60614

9965 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076

Fine Wine Brokers
4621 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625

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