Home > Shopping > Offline Shopping > Off License > Victoria Wine Company (Shop)

Rating Summary

Detailed rating

Value for money
Selection & range
In store customer service
Waiting / queues

1-5 of 5 reviews Show most helpful reviews first Newest first

 

Community Level 7jonwhite

jonwhite

A decent Off-License

Advantagesgood range

DisadvantagesNone

"...a good alround off License. Victoria Wine provides a specialist store for all your drinking requirements. They stock a good range of wines, spirits and beers from around the world and are priced very competitively with the supermarkets. They have the edge over the supermarkets in so much as they often carry ranges of wines which supermarkets do not. If you are looking for a quality wine for that special ocassion then you can't go far wrong than shopping ..." Read review
10.11.2000

Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful

Community Level 6mikeydred

mikeydred

Fine Wine and some beer

AdvantagesReasonable prices and a good range of products

DisadvantagesIts a chain

"We have a couple of Victoria Wine shops in Newcastle, and I think they are reasonably good. At Christmas they had an offer of Lanson Black Label Champagne buy two get one free that worked out at under £15 a bottle. Their price for a single bottle was £21.99 whicj about two pounds dearer than Tescos and much dearer that Mr Aktar next to Chichester Metro Sounth Shields who used to sell it for £14.99 a bottle, but I no longer live there. They have ..." Read review
18.02.2001

Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful

Community Level 6Manx

Manx

Clone 3

AdvantagesThere's one every few blocks! Or so it seems.

DisadvantagesVery similar to all the other main offies.

"...of the road becomes a Victoria Wine and the Oddbins two blocks up becomes a Threshers and so forth. This wouldn’t necessarily be a bad thing if it was not for the fact that the alcoholic offerings of these shops tend to be drawing closer together as well. That is to say - there is less choice. Beer, for example, and yes, I am somewhat bias here, tends to be pushed to the darkest corner of the shop and should you find it at all you will only be ..." Read review
29.11.2000

Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful

Community Level 3sarah14

sarah14

Our friendly off licence

AdvantagesGood Stock, Great advice

Disadvantages-

"...centre nearby a branch of Victoria Wine, I was pleased about this, not that I'm a heavy drinker or anything like that, but I tend to buy wine for special ocassions (Birthdays etc) The first time I went into the shop I was looking for a wine for my mothers birthday, I knew she liked red wine, but they had a really big selection and I didn't know what to choose, the manager came over he was very polite and friendly and he gave me good advice on what ..." Read review
26.02.2001

Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful

Community Level 2herdsman

herdsman

Can't undercut supermarkets.

Advantagesgood selection of drinks, offers, tend to in a good location

Disadvantagesare more expensive than supermarkets

"Victoria wine shops can be found in most towns accross the UK. They offer a good selection of wines, beers, spirits and barardi breezer like bottles. Victoria Wine tends to run different promotions each week, and are normally worth checking out. The range of drinks they have is very good and everybody will find something they like, they also offer wine from budget prices up. Therefore Victoria wine also offers something for everyone no matter their ..." Read review
16.08.2001

Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful



Are you the manufacturer / provider of Victoria Wine Company (Shop)? Click here