The Champaign-Urbana has plenty of spots to get your alcohol, but none as convenient as Binny’s.
Sure, there are plenty of liquor stores closer to campus, but one trip out to Binny’s will have you disregarding closer locations, and instead opting to make the trek out there. After all, it’s only a bus ride away.
The store has everything you could need. Wine, beer, vodka, tequila and more. If you want it, Binny’s probably has it. Looking for a top-shelf wine? You’ll probably find it here. Need a cheaper option? They’ve got that, too. And don’t worry if you’re not sure what you want because the staff is knowledgeable and happy to help you find your next favorite drink.
Even if you’re looking for a more obscure brand, there isn’t a better place to look than Binny’s. they’ve even got your typical mixers and specialty drink ingredients, so you don’t have to worry about heading to the grocery store, then Binny’s and then home. It’s your one-stop shop for drinks.
Binny’s always has you covered, regardless of what you need. Which is why it’s no surprise that year after year, they’re the resident winner for best liquor store. But while they do, of course, sell alcohol of all kinds, they also have various events happening around the store. They will occasionally hold wine and beer tastings for the public and even have giveaways, especially around Unofficial.
Binny’s might be a little out of the way, but it’s worth the occasional trip.