8 Great Places to Buy Cigars Online

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Although there are many places to buy cigars online, the six following retailers are among those proven to offer superior service and are highly recommended. Each company may offer cigars or accessories not available at other companies, but all carry most of the major brands. 

Remember, though, that it always pays to shop around, because you may find some large price differences for the same cigar at different retailers.

A bit of research on what to look for in cigars will help you make informed decisions. 

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Famous Smoke Shop

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Located in Pennsylvania, this is a favorite retailer for buying cigars online. The cigars for sale are described very well and are reviewed and rated by customers. Lots of sampler packs and special offers are available. Join their email list or get the free catalog mailed to you for regular updates on specials and online sales.

Famous Smoke Shop offers the lowest prices seen on some brands, although competitors have narrowed the gap in recent years.  

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Cigars International

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Located in Pennsylvania, this is a great place to purchase cigars online. Lots of special deals and sampler packs are offered regularly.

Cigars International also offers a free catalog and a popular email list with weekly and 1-day specials

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Mike's Cigars

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Located in Bay Harbor in South Florida, Mike's is one of the largest cigar distributors in the world. Due to their proximity to Miami, where many top cigar makers are headquartered, Mike's often gets many of the new cigars before other cigar retailers.

Mike's also carries several popular house brands that were created by the company's former president, Oscar Boruchin.

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JR Cigar

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If you are looking for machine-made cigars, this is the place to go. JR also offers imported hand-rolled cigars, and some brands are priced almost as low as machine-made stogies.

Located in North Carolina, JR claims to be the world's largest cigar dealer.

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Thompson Cigar

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Located in Tampa, Florida, Thompson's aggressively promotes its own house brands of cigars and also offers many essential cigar accessories, including a great selection of humidors. Do register for their free catalog, but always check prices on national brands against other cigar retailers.

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Smoke Inn

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Smoke Inn of South Florida has been increasing the number of its physical stores and is also expanding its website to become one of the biggest and best cigar retailers in the United States. Smoke Inn also hosts a number of annual cigar events, including the Great Smoke.

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Neptune Cigars

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Based out of Florida, King Neptune features a great, easy to navigate website that offers many great deals on cigars. Their customer service is reported to be excellent, and shipping is efficient and fast. ​

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Atlantic Cigar Co.

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Atlantic Cigar Company, based in Pensylvania, has a very elegant and easily navigated website. It offers a unique selection of new and in-demand cigars.

This retailer ideal for those who are serious about cigars, or who want to be. They offer interesting sampler packs that will appeal even to expert cigar smokers.