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The Duck Blind has been a local landmark for 50 years. We have the most varied collection of fine wines in Santa Monica, a surprisingly large, ever-expanding selection of craft beers and micro brews, and many hard-to-find American whiskeys and single-malt scotches.

Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will be happy to help you find just what you’re looking for. If You Don’t See It, Ask For It!!

The Duck Blind Specializes in Everything Fine:


  • Whether you’re a wine enthusiast, want something to drink with dinner, or need to bring a gift, you’ll find it at The Duck Blind, Santa Monica’s best wine store.
  • Wines of many varietals from California, Italy, France, Argentina, Australia, and more.
  • Excellent Selection of wines scoring in the 90’s in trade magazine


  • The Duck Blind is a destination for beer aficionados (“beer geeks”) looking for the latest release or seasonal beer from the most sought-after micro-brews and craft beers.
  • We have a huge selection of imported beer from Belgium, England, Germany, etc.
  • We are always on the cutting-edge of “what’s new” in the world of beer. If you are looking for micro brews or craft beer in Santa Monica, you have to come in and see us!


  • Large selection of Single Malt Scotch from the most re-known distilleries as well as the unusual and hard-to-find.
  • American Whisky from your old favorites to newer, small-batch productions including the revived “Prohibition-Era” recipes
  • Wide selection of Vodka, Tequila, Cognac and cordials including special gift bottles.