Nowhere in India is alcohol as expensive as it is in Mumbai. Here are five wine stores in the city that offer a discount on the MRP.
With taxes and duty, buying alcohol can be expensive in a city like Mumbai. So when you are having a party, or looking to stock up the bar, you want to save wherever you can without compromising on the quality of booze in your bar. Buying alcohol wholesale can save you thousands of rupees – you just need to know where to go shopping. So if you are in Mumbai and looking to buy booze in bulk, be sure to check out these wholesalers where you can save big on large orders.
But first, is it legal to buy alcohol at cheap rates in Mumbai?
The answer to this question is yes, the wholesale shops here are all registered and have the permits and licenses necessary to sell alcohol at these rates. It is best to buy alcohol from these stores in bulk to get higher discounts. You can try negotiating a lowered rate depending on the quantity you are ordering.
Where to Get Alcohol At Cheap Rates in Mumbai
1. Modern Wines
Modern Wines in Shivaji Park (Dadar) is a great place to pick up bottles for a house party or organised event. The store offers anywhere between a 5% to 15% discount on alcohol. The store offers discounted prices on a number of IMFL brands in the whiskey, beer, rum, vodka, gin and brandy categories, so you will always find something on offer. The store offers free home delivery around the Shivaji Park area so it’s a great option for those who live in the vicinity.
Address: 1/377, Amarkunj, Veer Savarkar Marg, Opposite Shivaji Pak, Dadar West, Dadar
Phone: 098335 90966
2. Shah Wines
Shah Wines in Crawford Market is the oldest wholesale liquor shop in Mumbai. The store is the go-to spot for stocking up on wholesale liquor for big occasions such as weddings and other parties. Here you will find booze at great but there is a catch: you have to pay in cash or else you will be charged a a of 1% and 2% on your bill if you pay by debit card or credit card, respectively. The store offers home delivery within the nearby areas; however, delivery is a paid service.
Address: C 1, Sitaram Building, Dr D N Road, Fort, Mumbai – 400001, Next to Crawford Market
Phone: 022 23427997
3. Parry Wines
Situated on Hill Road in Bandra West, Parry Wines is a famous for its wholesale prices and good range of alcohol. Prices, of course, will depend on how much you buy. The more you buy, the greater discount you can bargain for. The store accepts credit and debit card payments and offers free home delivery in the Bandra West area.
Address: Shop No.6, Home Land Building Ramdas Nayak Rd, 55, Hill Rd, Ranwar, Bandra West
Phone: 022 2642 3558
4. Century Wines
Century Wines is a popular alcohol store in Tardeo. The store is known to deliver alcohol at distances even far away from the store if the order is large enough. At Century Wines you can browse through a wide variety of IMFL alcohol offered at superb prices when bought in bulk. The store accepts credit and debit cards and is a convenient place to pre-order alcohol for big parties and special occasions.
Address: A/B, Gamadia Colony Road, Gamadia Colony, Tardeo
Phone: 022 2351 6504
5. Peekay Wines
As popular as its neighbour Shah Wines, Peekay Wines in Crawford Market sells alcohol at great wholesale prices when you buy in bulk and has a huge selection of alcohol to choose from. Here you will find almost any popular alcohol you are looking for. It’s a great place to purchase all the alcohol you need for an occasion as your chances of getting everything you need are certain. Peekay Wines offers free delivery of bulk orders in and around the Crawford Market area. Keep in mind that if you are paying by credit or debit card you will be charged a fee of 1% or 2 % extra on your bill.
Address: 11/13, Sitaram Building, A Block, Dr DN Road Opp Police Headquarters Before Crawford Market
Please note that it is advised to get a liquor permit from the excise officer. If caught with a lot of liquor in Mumbai, you can be heavily fined or jailed. Permits are available at a cost of Rs. 1,000 for lifestyle. Liqour shops also give you one-day permits that you can use for serving drinks at a party or function in your building or at a hall. Prices of these permits vary, you may contact the excise office for further details.