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Le Bar a Vins

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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Best little wine shop in france

Have this shop many times if you want lesser known wines with lower prices that beat more famouse... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
paulb57
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London, United Kingdom
Excellent selection

We have visited this shop many times over the years. The owner, Luc, always has a great selection... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Ann F
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Basildon, United Kingdom
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A quiet wine bar with a fine selection of Bordeaux's most famous product.
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52 Place D Armes, 62100, Calais, France
+33 3 21 96 96 31
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Have this shop many times if you want lesser known wines with lower prices that beat more famouse wines this is the place to go. The shop is eccentric like its owner but just makes it more fun .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank paulb57
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We have visited this shop many times over the years. The owner, Luc, always has a great selection of wines at reasonable prices. He can recommend new wines because he only sells wine that he has tested himself. Yesterday we helped him try a new...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ann F
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I always remind the owner what I tend to enjoy drinking and let him choose for me. Two years ago we picked up some Beaujolais Nouveau from him - it was basically a very young Morgon and two years later it's a lovely bottle of...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Ian J
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This has to be the best place to buy wine in Calais and this was our second visit. 10 litre boxes of very drinkable red and white wine for 24 euros. He also has a great selection of more expensive wines as well as a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank plantsman_10
Reviewed 14 November 2015

This was recommended by our hotel and worth a visit. Ended up buying lovely red at cheaper than supermarket price although 10 litre bag so should keep me going for a while. Friendly host and gorgeous little dog.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank lileth59
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Essentially the Bar a Vin is a wine shop right in the centre of Calais which sells a wide range of wines predominantly chosen by the owner. We went early this year which was our second visit and bought wines far superior to those in...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank edwardw418
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We came to Calais to buy wine for our wedding, and were keen to check out Le Bar à Vins. It did not disappoint. The proprietor was friendly and knowedgeable, and was happy for us to try different wines, whilst sharing a glass with us!...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank heathpod
Reviewed 7 February 2012

I was on a day trip and looking for decent 'bag in box' [or BiB as the French call them] wines. I phoned Bar a Vins [no internet presence] before setting out and the very obliging, and English-speaking, owner said that he got them direct...More

Date of experience: February 2012
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