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Rite Liquors

Shopping, Liquor stores East Village
4 out of 5 stars
(1user review)
Photograph: Martha Williams Rite Liquors

Time Out says

If you’re not familiar with the glorious convenience of “the slashie” (a.k.a. liquor store/bar), this old-man haunt is a good introduction. Sure, it looks like your average corner store: cases of beer, liquor and cheap wine surround retail shelves stocked with junk food in a fluorescent-lit room. But wander toward the dimly lit back of the store and you’ll find yourself in bar country wondering whether you should have a couple before heading home with a fresh six-pack.



Address: 1649 W Division St
Cross street: at Marshfield Ave
Transport: El stop: Blue to Division. Bus: 9, 56, 70.
Opening hours: Mon–Fri 8am–2am; Sat 8am-3am; Sun 11am–2am
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4 out of 5 stars

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I went here this weekend and loved it! It's definitely not for you if you are looking for a swanky trendy atmosphere, but if you're a fan of good old fashioned dive bars like I am I highly recommend this place.

All of the liquor bottles behind the bar are for sale (even those that have been opened) and are repriced as they are used. I went here on a Saturday night and it was pretty empty, but if you get a group of friends together I'm sure you'll have a great time and walk away at least a couple stories to tell.