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Main Street Wine and Gourmet

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Address: 42 Main St, Orleans, MA 02653-2441
Phone Number: +1 508-255-1112
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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A boutique wine shop like none other! A lot more than wine…craft beer,...

A boutique wine shop like none other! A lot more than wine…craft beer, unique spirits, cocktail culture accessories and mixers. Best Bourbon selection around, biggest selection of local and organic spirits anywhere. Hand selected wines of high value and low exposure, everything tasted and chosen by our Sommelier owner.

Very helpful staff, wine tasting every day, a fun and unique experience. Events calendar on our web site with guided tastings, wine, education, art, poetry, music, private events available too.

A great selection of regional, American and European cheeses, charcuterie, foie gras, smoked salmon, caviar. Gourmet and specialty foods not found anywhere on Cape Cod, local and regional specialties, local and artisanal chocolates, Stonewall Kitchen, and more. Offering beautiful linens, melamine, glassware, picnic accessories, hostess gifts and other tabletop delights.

A little bit of Europe on old Cape Cod!

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Very special wine shoppe

We love this place. Wonderfully presented wines, nibbles, friendly shop keepers. Excellent and beautiful selection of the oh so popular Summer roses.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 August 2016
LJSEastHaddam
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East Haddam, CT
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East Haddam, CT
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We love this place. Wonderfully presented wines, nibbles, friendly shop keepers. Excellent and beautiful selection of the oh so popular Summer roses.

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Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Main Street Wine and Gourmet is a true gem of a store. Their selection of about 800 wines are tasted and selected by co-owner Heather Tarter, who strives to bring a unique selection of reasonably priced and special wines to this beautiful store. The proprietors, Heather and her husband, Bob Shortsleeve, have filled the store not only with wines, but... More 

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Stocked with all the right stuff! Specialty Wines, Liquor, Aperitifs, Cheese, Charcuterie, Cigars and related paraphernalia. A real Gem. Stop in and pick up light summer wines or prosecco or cognac for a different taste. These folks really got it going on !

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015

MSWG is the perfect stop for after-beach beverages, an impromptu picnic, or a pre-dinner pairing. I arrived as a business wine person (Napa Cab drinker). Co-owner, Bob Shortsleeve greeted me and took me to their Spain section - to try something new. I ended up with a red blend called Can Blau, and I've been changed man ever since. Now... More 

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West Dennis, Massachusetts
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180 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014

We found this wine shop because we were looking for a specific wine and they were the only store that carried it..Tucked away on Main Street, it is easy to miss...Once you step into the shop, we were transformed...It is beautiful......Many fine wines, cheeses, and brandies to choose from....They also have wine tastings. The employees were very knowledgable. Our visit... More 

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Thank Ally N
Lexington, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

The best wine and more store on the cape. Great selection and reasonable prices, beautiful cooking and entertaining supplies, tasting bar, and fantastic, friendly service. We make a point to go every time we are on the cape.

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Thank Paul B
Dedham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2012

The staff is knowledged and they do wine tastings- anything you need they have- a very convenient location

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Thank sme42929
Eastham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2012

Great place to find great specialty wines and values too! Tastings all the time at their Juice Box. Tasty selection of cheese and gourmet foods.

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