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West End Wine Bar of Durham

4.3

601 W Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 381-4228
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West End Wine Bar of Durham

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Photo of Danlade Osman Danlade Osman
Dec 27, 2018 5

Forget the wine! It should be called the "old-fashioned" bar. Not because it's old, but because breezy the bartender kills the drink. Well their wine is pretty good too and a great selection, but honestly who the hell wants that when you can order an old-fashioned with bullet bourbon?! I did not get any food, so I have no idea what the kitchen is like or if they even have one, so I'd call to find out if that's why you are going there. Let's now talk ambience: so you walk in, Breezy looks up and said hi asking you what you'd like to do and. You look up to a cozy little upstairs area, then to your left at the empty comfy couch-corner reserved for anti-social b*st*rds who do not desire to sit and converse with other drunks at the bar. The low-light conditions scream take off your coat, have a seat and relax. Breeze got you. Go there. You won't regret it.

Photo of John Pittman John Pittman
Jun 10, 2019 5

Great atmosphere. Excellent selection.

Photo of Nicola Williams Nicola Williams
Apr 11, 2019 3

Quaint little speakeasy style bar with a great wine selection. The K-pot French Malbec was recommended by the bartender and it was really good. Similar to Argentinian Malbecs but with a little bubble to it. I only wish they offered more in the way of food; we got the cheese board and it was ok. They allow smoking on the front patio, which is a shame because to get inside you have to walk through the smoke.

Photo of Ashley Natt Ashley Natt
Apr 5, 2019 4

This place had a cute ambiance. The drinks seemed to be reasonably priced as well.

Photo of Felicia Cunningham Felicia Cunningham
May 10, 2019 2

A great place to quasi-enjoy a mediocre selection of wines while watching a plethora of posers continue their annoying invasion of downtown Durham. Personally, I could do without a second experience.

Photo of Cel Fields Cel Fields
Jul 6, 2019 5

Nice venue to come out and chill. Good selection of libations and the food is reasonable. If your going there to see any performance, get there early so you have a place to sit as the space has limited seating and sight lines.