Convenience is one of the most important factors when it comes to consumer habits in the 21st century. Online shopping is growing in Kenya and you can get pretty much anything online nowadays. Things have gotten even more convenient with online buying of alcoholic drinks and delivery becoming available.
Here are 6 places you can buy alcohol online in Kenya.
1. Urban Wine House
Urban Wine House is a liquor store that is located on the ground floor of Kenya House on Koinange Street (opposite KEMU Hub) in the Nairobi CBD. They also have an online store. They specialize in wine and also stock limited series wines. They also sell Vodka, Whiskey, Tequila, Rum, Gin, Brandy among others.
They deliver within Nairobi and charge a flat rate of Ksh. 300.
2. Jumia Party
Jumia Party is a subsidiary of online marketplace Jumia. It stocks alcoholic drinks such as Whiskey, Vodka, Liquer, Champagne, Rum, Tequila, Beer among others. They also sell water and condoms.
They deliver at a cost of Ksh. 200 and have a minimum order of Ksh. 500. They deliver to select locations. To check if they deliver to your location, just enter your location and the platform will let you know if they deliver there.
3. Drinks Delivered
Drinks Delivered is operated by East African Breweries Limited (EABL) and was launched in 2014. It stocks and sells EABL products plus select brands from competitors.
The alcohol selection ranges from Beers, Whiskeys, Wine, Brandys, Liquers, Vodkas and Rum. They also deliver.
4. Chupa Chap
Chupa Chap is an online drinks marketplace. Their alcohol selection ranges from Whiskey, Wine, Brandy, Vodka, Cognac, Tequila, Vermouth & Shooters and Rum.
They also stock and sell alcopops, cigarettes, energy drinks, soda, juice and water.
They are open between 9am to 10.20pm between Sunday and Thursday and 9am to 12am between Friday and Saturday.
They deliver and charge Ksh. 100 for it.
5. Jays Wines
Jays Wines is a liour shop that is based at Watersys Plaza on Biashara street. They also have an online marketplace. They are open between 8am to 9pm between Monday and Friday and 9am to 7pm on Saturday.
They deliver at cost of Ksh. 300. They offer free deliveries for orders above Ksh. 3,000.
Masoko, Safaricom’s new online marketplace, has a nifty alcohol section. They stock Wine, Whiskey, Liquer, Gin, Brandy, Vodka, Beer, Ciders among others.
They also stock mixers such as juice and soft drinks. Delivery depends on the location and the weight of the package. See here for the delivery table.