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Calais Wine Superstore

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Another very satisfied customer

I have been here a number of times, it's great for browsing, there's always something to drool... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John T
via mobile
Excellent Experience

I wont bother writing too much as its brilliant and ticks all the boxes, value,variety, customer... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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We are a British-owned, 100% independent business whose owners have been in the Cross Channel trade since it began in 1993! We stock a huge range of wines and beers at UK duty-free prices. Not having to pay UK duty means we can pass on savings of up...more
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Zone Marcel Doret, Rue Marcel Doret, 62100, Calais, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been here a number of times, it's great for browsing, there's always something to drool over. I placed an order online which was ready on a trolley when I arrived. The staff are helpful and knowledgeable, I recommend subscribing for the newsletters to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I wont bother writing too much as its brilliant and ticks all the boxes, value,variety, customer service,ease of booking and location. I would not go anywhere else so my advice is don't think twice !!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great visit as always, plenty of bargains and good service - didn't have time for the tasting room this time unfortunately, but managed to get what we wanted in twenty minutesMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're delighted to hear that your visit went well and hope that you picked up some of the fantastic wines we currently have on offer in our bumper Brexit January Sale - starting from just £1.99 a bottle! Thank you very much for this great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Oodles of wines to choose from, all much cheaper than Britain and with a pre -order of £200 odd they throw in a free channel crossing! Take your pick, shuttle or ship. Staff have always been helpful and informative. The only downside of Brexit is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dan L
Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write this great review. Yes, for collections during January we have reduced the minimum spend for free crossings via Eurotunnel or P&O Ferries to just £200 - so it's a great time to stock up and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been going to the winestore for years and years, 2 or 3 times a year, and have always got what I wanted, and the staff are always very helpful, especially during the Euro Tunnel issues last summer, being prepared to stay open a bit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Starryfish
Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We really appreciate your longstanding support of our business, and thank you so much for leaving this fantastic review - customer service is an area in which we take particular pride so we're delighted to hear that you have been so impressed with our staff....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been thrilled and impressed with our first experience of Calais Wine Superstore two years ago. However when we visited on December 28th 2018 we found one large cooler cabinet and one smaller one were not operational, so the number of white wines available...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank paulandmeg
Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We're very sorry to hear that you were disappointed to find the selection more limited than usual on your recent visit - in fact it was because we are having a massive clearance sale during December/January. We hope you were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

perefect, 10 minutes from shuttle, wine was waiting on a trolley, asked them the way to Carrefour which they told me, quick trip there for cheese and cheap single bottles of wine many were only 2 euros plus, back on shuttle...with them organising the shuttle...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for this great review! Yes, it's worth pointing out that when you are in store you're very welcome to select single bottles of wine and amend your pre-order in any way that you wish (we only ask for multiples of six when...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Calais Wines have been my wine merchant of choice for a number of years now, always providing a large array of wines to choose from. The free crossing deal they provide makes it a no-brainer for a day trip out to pick up some refreshments...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to write this wonderful review. We're delighted to hear that you were able to make it over before Christmas and hope that the wines you picked have really added to your festive season. As you may have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful and friendly. They helped me to choose wine for certain occasions. Would definitely recommend the Calais wine superstore to everyone

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this great review! We're thrilled to hear that you were pleased with our customer service as this is an area in which we take particular pride. We look forward to welcoming you at The Calais Wine Superstore again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly, helpful staff. There was even someone to help pack the car. Our shuttle was delayed and Jordan offered to re-book a later shuttle for us, as we had used the free shuttle crossing offer. Lots of wines at great prices - I would like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Calais Wine Superstore, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We have some outstanding sparkling wines including Cava, Prosecco and many superb French Crémants, not to mention a fantastic selection of Grand Marque and other Champagnes - but we will certainly let our buying team know of your...More

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Jm1949
1 August 2018|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hi, Yes certainly, we have a state-of-the-art Tasting Room equipped with over 100 temperature-controlled wines for customers to sample free-of-charge, all day every day, 9am - 7pm - there's no need to book to use it and our... More
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CFT2508
5 July 2018|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hi, That's great news! At the moment the ever-popular Heidsieck Monopole Blue Top Brut is great value at just £14.99 a bottle, as is Champagne Jacquart Brut Tradition NV at the same price. Our "House Champagne", Champagne... More
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Emma S
4 March 2018|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hello Emma, I am not sure if you have visited yet, apologies for the delay in a reply. Our tasting room is open to all customers at all times - we are open 9am to 7pm, 7 days a week. As mentioned, we will have a... More
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