Where drinking is a pleasure: Publix offering in-store bar at 3 Central Florida locations

Stores will also offer coffee, tea, kombucha, acai bowls, smoothies

Publix is now offering a new amenity to customers at five Florida locations, the ability to tie one on while shopping.

Publix Pours will offer beer and wine, along with coffee, tea, kombucha, acai bowls and smoothies.

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The in-store bars will give people the ability to sip and shop, the company’s website said. Publix Pours will even offer beer flights for people to sample multiple brews, the website reads.

The Central Florida stores offering Publix Pours include:

  • 3171 S. Orange Ave., Orlando
  • 1720 E. Highway 50, Clermont
  • 101 E. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach

The other two Publix Pours locations are in Naples and St. Augustine.

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Thomas Mates is a digital storyteller for News 6 and ClickOrlando.com. He also produces the podcast Florida Foodie. Thomas is originally from Northeastern Pennsylvania and worked in Portland, Oregon before moving to Central Florida in August 2018. He graduated from Temple University with a degree in Journalism in 2010.