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Oban Whisky and Fine Wines Shop

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Great Samples and conversation

I wandered in here with my brother and his wife. It's a great place with a lot of hard to find... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Jeff C
Great Reccomendations

Mike helped me with a number of tastings to pick the final stellar whisky to end our trip to... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Portland, Oregon
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14 Oct 2018
“Great Samples and conversation”
15 Sep 2018
“Great Reccomendations”
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19 Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NJ, Scotland
+44 1631 570586
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

I wandered in here with my brother and his wife. It's a great place with a lot of hard to find whiskies. After looking around for a bit and conversing with James, I noticed a selection of open bottles. After I asked if they were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Mike helped me with a number of tastings to pick the final stellar whisky to end our trip to Scotland. I found him to be very knowledgeable, friendly, and he made suggestions of what to try. I settled on The Glen Allachie 12 year, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

wanted a bottle of 10yr old malt, had seen the same bottle in other shops in Oban but amazingly we found that we were able to SAVE £10 by buying it at Oban Whisky & Fine Wines Shop, not only was our bottle cheaper, we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Where else can you go and have a few samples before you buy, while enjoying the ambience of a small fire in a fireplace? This place was wonderful. The guy working there was very helpful and patience with all our questions. We ended up buying...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Having realised that the local Oban distillery no longer sells miniatures of its wares my husband wanted to try before he bought the 14 year old whisky. The staff member was happy to offer a wee dram to see what it was like. Great service...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I popped into James' shop while in Oban. He was helping another customer and I was impressed with his knowledge and guidance. If you're not sure what you want, or need some expert help, James is your guy. He gave me great tips on smaller...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Oban two days ago (August 4) and couldn't get into the distillery tour. So we wandered over to this shop and spoke with the young salesman. He gave us so much great information about whiskies, it was better than a tour! Not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I went with my dad and sister to buy scotch, whiskey for my husband. I loved it.The boy was polite, warm and smiled plenty.felt food being there. He also suggested good brands and their tastes

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Absolutely incredible shop. They have an open fire and studded wingback chairs in there! When do you ever see that in a store? We went in looking for whiskies that we wouldn't be able to find back home and they did not disappoint. James was...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank j0hnsmith1982
Reviewed 19 April 2017

James was very helpful in choosing some great whiskies to take home. We had a lovely little tasting session and chose a couple beautiful single malts and liquors to share with friends. Thank you James for taking the time to suggest and sample Oban's great...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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