Police are now trying to hunt down the armed robber who entered the shop in the Cromac Street area of Belfast yesterday evening.
At around 5.30pm the man - carrying a baseball bat - demanded money from staff.
He then made off on a red coloured bike with cash and alcohol.
There were no injuries reported.
The pink pillowcase-wearing robber has been described as aged in his mid 20s, of average build, approximately 5'8" tall.
He was wearing a bright fluorescent green hooded top Adidas top, charcoal jogging bottoms and dark trainers.
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