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The Porterage Co. Wine, Cheese, Gift & Cigar Shop

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Excellent customer service!

Me and my partner were browsing Bowness shops and we came across this very cute wine shop. I wanted... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emily J
MY FIZZY wine trip and look around greenodd

I buy a gold bottle of fizzy wine and buy a welsh cheese of nutty taste good thay paper case your... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Col P
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A shop filled with a great selection of non-supermarket wine, boutique beer, gifts, cheese, hampers and cigars.
Unit 4B, Crakeside Business Park | Greenodd, Ulverston LA12 7RT, England
+44 1229 861088
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my partner were browsing Bowness shops and we came across this very cute wine shop. I wanted to buy a nice, fruity white wine for my Mum and had no idea which would be the best to buy. Andy was the cashier and...More

Thank Emily J
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

I buy a gold bottle of fizzy wine and buy a welsh cheese of nutty taste good thay paper case your bottle for you the shop has a dark old look to it when you step in snd when you step out with the goods...More

Thank Col P
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly owner happy to discuss his products. A great range of wines different from the usual supermarket varieties and reasonable prices. Great cheeses too and Kin Vodka mmm

Thank 973SimonR973
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Visited this shop on a recommendation,and glad I did.Superb wine and ale selection,and brilliant wine knowledge from the owner,lots of great gift ideas too.

Thank martin b
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

I visited with friends in August and decided for Christmas to buy some vouchers for them. I rang and emailed numerous times and no response. I eventually rang Colin on his mobile to get a text off him stating he was too busy to take...More

Thank Clairecora
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We called in to to this fab little wine merchants shop while on holiday as we had purchased some of their products at a Christmas fair a couple of years before. The owner is friendly and very helpful. You're spoiled for choice with vast array...More

Thank Lisa_H043
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

The selection available was incredible and at reasonable prices. Went there at the beginning of our holiday and found Colin very welcoming and friendly. The wine beer and spirits we got was that nice we had to pick some more up before we went home....More

Thank Natalie O
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

The Porterage is a must for a few reasons. The proprietors knowledge is boundless and is not a load of rubbish; his guidance to get the best for your budget is spot on. Talk to Colin and you can drink fine wine at a great...More

Thank brad T
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Has a great selection of wines and a few cheeses too. Found a bottle of 'naked on the rollerskates' by some young punks which was nice to find. Pleasant and Knowledgeable guy working there.

Thank -80-J-
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Have driven past the shop many times but it is often closed (it seems to have rather unusual opening hours). Eventually managed to stop and glad we did. Incredibly enthusiastic owner/sommelier, Colin. Great range of unusual wines at reasonable prices as well as gins, beers...More

Thank Euan S
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