Here are some great places to find quality ales and lagers in the Basin.
Bottle Shops and Grocery Stores:
The Cellar on University in Odessa between 336&JBS Parkway- amazing craft selection.
HEB- On Wadley in Midland and on 42nd in Odessa
Albertsons- multiple Midland and Odessa locations- the Midkiff and Loop 250 location in Midland is being converted into a Market Street, which means an expanded beer section.
Pinkey's- Multiple locations in the area. The Midkiff Rd store in Midland and the JBS Parkway store in Odessa seem to have more beers than their other locations.
Cigar Frog's - Downtown Midland on Main and Illinois. Small tap selection, craft and imports in bottles.
The Wine Rack - Loop 250 and Garfield in Midland- can drink on premise or buy to go.
The Blue Door - Loop 250 and Garfield in Midland - better known for cocktails, the Blue Door stocks a small but solid beer list.
The Humidor of West Texas - University between JBS and 338 in Odessa. This is a BYOB Cigar Bar next door to The Cellar. They are very supportive of the club.
Grub Burger - Loop 250 and Midland Drive in Midland- gourmet burgers and a great beer selection.
Basin Burger - Colorado and Louisiana in Midland- another great burger joint with a decent beer selection.
Cork and Pig - HWY 191 between Billy Hext and 588 in Odessa- craft beer, good pizza, and a great steak.
Buffalo Wild Wings - On Grandview in Odessa and Wadley in Midland. Wings, beer, and more TVs than you can watch. Midland location now non-smoking.
Did we miss your favorite spot? Add it to the comments and if we like it too, we'll add it to the list.