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Alpine Mall - Wine by the bottle or case!

In the cozy little Alpine Mall. I so enjoy the variety of affordable high quality variety of wines... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Bloomingdale, New York
The Smoking Cork, Lake Placid, NY

In search of a bottle of wine for our one night stay in lake placid we googled wine store in Lake... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Toronto, Canada
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The only Wine & Liquor and Cigar & Beer Shops on Lake Placid's Main Street! Featuring the Adirondack's only Walk-In Humidor. The Smoking Cork: Considered a boutique style Wine & Spirits shop, it's our goal to offer a unique and personalized beverage...more
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2527 Main St, Ste 5, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3355
+1 518-302-5106
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

In the cozy little Alpine Mall. I so enjoy the variety of affordable high quality variety of wines. Jessie does a beautiful job of pairing your needs with just the right beverage. Super helpful friendly service, shipping a case home to greet me after holiday!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a couple cigars while on vacation nice place with a walk in humidor. Prices are reasonable. Also grabbed a couple of beers.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

In search of a bottle of wine for our one night stay in lake placid we googled wine store in Lake placid and this was one the first place to show up. So so so happy it did. An adorable wine specialty store. I’m not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank theresaxoconnell
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Love to visit this store, they always have some very interesting beverages and often provide samples. Staff is always very friendly and very knowledeable about liquors. Browsing is always fun, not an enormous selection but plenty of good choices and usually some great bargains too

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank traveler541
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Although in a very tourist-like location (just beside a souvenir/Lake Placid sweaters shop), once inside you have the feeling you are one of the locals. Not the biggest selection in town but what they lack in quantity they have in quality, with a few little...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David P
Reviewed 4 January 2017

What an incredible convenience that there is a fantastic wine/liquor store in the Alpine Mall on Main Street, Lake Placid. We stay at the Golden Arrow Resort so you don't even need to leave the heated/air conditioned comfort of your environment to enjoy a great...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Jessie W, Owner at The Smoking Cork, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

We're so happy you enjoyed visiting our store while in Lake Placid! Getting to know our customers is one of the best parts of our job! We look forward to seeing you again! Cheers!

Reviewed 22 May 2016

Very helpful, attached to golden arrow hotel on Main Street . Two stores owned and if one closed, neighbor will open it. Expensive, not your discount liquor smoke shops

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Joyce J
Reviewed 12 January 2016

The staff at the Smoking Cork was very helpful in picking out just the right wines for the holidays. They recommended several wines, which turned out to be delicious, without being pushy. They had quite a nice selection, and after I completed my wine shopping,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank JLSSLNY
Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

The owners really know their stuff. I came in with a gift certificate eyeing a couple different beers and was point to some great selections. They have a great selection of local wines and beers and seem to focus of seasonals. Because the paid such...More

1  Thank KylersKL
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

What a great little wine and beverage store. Great selection of wines and friendly help! Picked out a bottle of pinot noir and and a Chardonnay!

1  Thank RobertTower
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