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Napa Wineries – Napa, California

Napa Wineries - Napa, California Discover Napa wineries located in Napa, California. This is the largest city in the Napa Valley. There are many world-class wineries to tour and taste wine. The Napa River winds its way through the city on its route to the San Pablo Bay. The town of Napa has a charming riverfront promenade. Browse the boutiques, art galleries, lodging, theater, wine tasting bars, and restaurants in downtown Napa.
Most wineries in Napa are located outside the city limits, but a more than a dozen wineries do have tasting rooms in the downtown area. Wineries are listed below along with all the information you need to plan a trip to Napa soon. Click on the name of the winery to be taken to each winery’s own website. Wineries do charge a wine tasting fee and most do require reservations.
 
 

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Acacia Winery Acacia Address: 2750 Las Amigas Rd., Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 226-9991 Open Mon.-Sat. 10 AM – 4:30 PM; Sun. Noon – 4:30 PM Be sure to try their Pinot Noir. Acacia has excellent wines making it an ideal stop as you enjoy wine tasting.

Acumen GalleryAcumen Wine Gallery Address: 1315 1st St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 492-8336 Open for tastings Wednesday through Sunday by appointment only. *Downtown Napa Acumen produces exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as Merlot, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot.  

Amuse Boushe Wines Address: 1130 Main St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 251-9300 Open by appointment only. *Downtown Napa  
Andretti Winery Andretti Winery Address: 4192 Big Ranch Rd., Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 259-6777 Open daily 10 AM – 4:30 PM *Tours This Napa Valley winery is owned by race car driver, Mario Andretti. It was established in 1996. It’s an interesting stop for Napa Valley Wine Tours. These wines are more reasonably priced than many area wineries.

Artesa Winery Artesa Winery Address: 1345 Henry Rd. Telephone: (707) 224-1668 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM *Tours *Art *View Artesa Winery originally opened in 1991 as Cordornui Napa and specialized in Sparkling Wine. In 1999 the Carneros winery was renamed Artesa with a new focus on premium wines. Great wines, great view, and wonderful art!

Bazan Cellars Downtown NapaBazan Cellars Address: 960 Clinton St, Napa Telephone: 707) 927-5564 Open Wednesday – Sunday 11 AM – 6 PM; Mondays and Tuesdays by appointment. *Downtown Napa  

Bouchaine VineyardsBouchaine Vineyards Address: 1075 Buchli Station Rd. Telephone: (707) 252-9065 or (800) 654-9463 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This family owned winery specializes in Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. It’s located at the southern end of Napa Valley in the Carneros region. Great wines!

Ca’Momi Winery & Enoteca Address: 610 First Street, Napa Telephone: (707) 257-4992 Open daily 7:30AM – 9PM *Downtown Napa *Restaurant Ca ‘Momi Winery was founded in 2006. They produce both white and red wines. Enjoy Italian cuisine at their restaurant.

Chimney Rock Chimney Rock Address: 5350 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 257-2641 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM A Napa Valley Wine Tour is sure to wander down the Silverado Trail. Chimney Rock deserves the excellent repulation it has earned for their quality wines. They are located just off the Silverado Trail. They make a great Sauvignon Blanc. Our favorite is their blend called Elevage.They are known for their world-class Cabernet Sauvginon.

Clos du Val WineryClos du Val Address: 5330 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 259-2200 or (800) 993-9469 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM *Tours by Appointment *Picnics Clos du Val was established in the 1970s. Their first release was a 1972 Cabernet Sauvignon. They have sister wineries in France (Domaine de Nizas) and in Australia (Taltarni Vineyards).

Darioush WineryDarioush Winery Address: 4240 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 257-2345 Open daily 10:30 AM – 5 PM by appointment only Darioush Winery and tasting room is over 22,000 square feet. Enjoy the Persian architecture inspired by Persepolis. Wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Late Harvest Semillon. Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa should include a stop at this luxurious tasting room.

Domaine Carneros Domaine Carneros Address: 1240 Duhig Rd., Carneros, CA Telephone: (707) 257-0101 Open daily 10 AM – 6 PM *Sit Down Tasting *View We definitely recommend this as a stop on Napa Valley wine tours Napa. It’s wonderful to sit outside on the patio sipping great sparkling wine and enjoying the spectacular scenery. This is one of the best views in the Valley. The sparkling wines are equally wonderful.

Ellman Family Vineyards Address: 1461 1st St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 947-3010 Open for tasting by appointment only. *Downtown Napa Ellman Family Vineyards specialized in limited production quality wines.

Falcor Address: 2511 Napa Corporate Dr. Su. 115, Napa Telephone: (707) 888-402-WINE Open daily 10AM – 5PM Falcor specializes in red wines including Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon.

Gustavo Wine Address: 1021 McKinstry St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 257-6796 Open Monday-Saturday Noon – 6 PM; Sunday Noon – 5 PM. *Downtown Napa Gustavo Wine has a second tasting room at 902 Enterprise Way, STE P, Napa. This winery produces a variety of quality wines.  

Havens Winery Address: 1004 Clinton Street, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 257-1068 Open Tues.-Sat. noon – 6PM. *Downtown Napa Havens Winery produces Merlot and Syrah. They also have a blend of Cabernet Franc and Merlot called Bourriquot.

Hess CollectionHess Collection Address: 4411 Redwood Rd. Telephone: (707) 255-1144 Open daily 10 AM – 4 PM *Picnics *Art *Tours *View Hess Collection has impressive wines in a wooded area. Art lovers should also visit the Hess Modern Art Museum next to the tasting room. Admission is complimentary. The displays are interesting. Be sure to check out the flaming typewriter! One of our favorite wines at Hess is the Cabernet Sauvignon.

Housley Napa ValleyHousley Napa Valley Address: 902 Enterprise Way, STE P, Napa Telephone: 707-690-9192 Open Sunday through Thursday 11 AM – 7 PM;; Friday – Saturday 11 AM – 9 PM. *Downtown Napa  

JaM Cellars NapaJaM Cellars Address: 1460 1st St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 265-7577 Open 10 AM – 10 PM Sunday – Wednesday; 10AM – Midnight Thursday – Saturday. *Downtown Napa *Live Music Enjoy everyday wines reasonably priced.  

Jamieson Ranch Address: This winery is in the process of relocating its tasting room. Telephone: (707) 254-8673 Open daily 10AM – 5PM Jamieson Ranch produces a variety of both red and white wines.

Jarvis Estate Wine Jarvis Estate Address: 2970 Monticello Rd., Napa Telephone: (800) 255-5280 *Cave Tour & Tasting by Appointment Many consider this to be one of the best tours in the Napa Valley. The entire winery is underground. It’s a 45,000 square foot cave. The tour at Jarvis Estate is worth the trip.

Kieu Hoang Winery Kieu Hoang Winery Address: 1285 Dealy Ln, Napa, CA 94559 Telephone: (707) 253-1615Open by appointment only. Call or make reservations online. Kieu Hoang Winery produces a variety of wines. Many are quite reasonably priced.

Laird Family - Napa, California Laird Family Estate Address: 5055 Solano Ave., Napa elephone: (707) 257-0360O Open daily 10AM – 5PM Laird Family produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Malbec, Syrah, Red Blend, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, and Brut Rosé.

Luna Vineyards Luna Vineyards Address: 2921 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 255-2474 Open daily 10:30 AM – 6 PM *Picnics Luna Vineyards was established in 1995. They consistently produce award-winning wines. This is a boutique winery focusing on Italian wines. Visitors will enjoy tasting the fine Merlot, Pinot Grigio, and Sangiovese.

Madonna Estate Madonna Estate Address: 5400 Old Sonoma Rd. Telephone: (707) 255-8864 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM Madonna Estate began in 1922. They use organically grown grapes in the Carneros Region and feature estate bottled wines. Red wines include Pinot Noir, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. White wines are Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, and Gewurztraminer. They also offer a Muscat Canelli.

Mark Herold Wines Address: 710 1st St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 256-3111 Open Sunday – Thursday 10 AM – 5PM; Friday – Saturday 11 AM – 7 PM *Downtown Napa Herold wines specializes in Cabernet Sauvignon but also produces Rose, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, and Chardonnay.  

Monticello Vineyards Monticello Vineyards Address: 4242 Big Ranch Rd. Telephone: (707) 253-2802 or (800) 743-6668 Open daily 10 AM – 4:30 PM The Hospitality Center at Monticello Vineyards has been built to resemble Thomas Jefferson’s home. This small family owned winery produces limited quanities of delightful wines. They produce a Chardonnay. Red wines include Pinto Noir, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. They also have a Montreaux Champagne.

Odette Wine NapaOdette Estate Address: 5998 Silverado Trail, Napa Telephone: (707) 224-7533 Open daily 10:30AM – 4PM Odette Estate specializes in producing full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon. Their sister properties are Plumpjack and CADE.

Palmaz Vineyards Napa ValleyPalmaz Vineyards Address: 4029 Hagen Rd., Napa Telephone: (707) 226-5587 *Cave Tour & Tasting by Appointment Palmaz Vineyards is considered one of the best tours in Napa. It’s an interesting tour that ends with a tasting of their elegant wines paired with small appetizers. Wine is produced using a gravity flow system. The wine never comes into contact with a pump. Learning about this system would be an educational stop for Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa.They also have great wines to taste.

Pine Ridge WineryPine Ridge Winery Address: 5901 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 252-9777 or (800) 575-9777 Open daily 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM*Cave Tour by Appointment *PicnicsPine Ridge Winery produces Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon. We found the wines were good. This winery is on the Silverado Trail. It’s built into the hillside. There are tables to picnic at and enjoy the lush landscaping. Visitors stopping at this winery can arrange for a winery cave tour for an additional cost.


Prime Cellars Address: 974 Franklin St., Napa Telephone: (707) 257-7477 Open daily noon-7PM *Downtown Napa Prime focuses on producing wine from Coombsville. This is a Napa Valley AVA just approved in 2012. Limited production quality wine.

View Silverado Winery NapaSilverado Vineyards Address: 6121 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 257-1770 or (800) 997-1770 Open daily 11 AM – 4:30 PM*Tours by Appointment *View Silverao Vineyards was established in the 1970s by Diane Disney Miller and her husband. The family owns seven vineyards. They produce Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Sangiovese, and Cabernet Sauvignon. You’ll love the fabulous view of the Napa Valley from this spacious tasting room. Sip a glass on the outdoor patio for a truly relaxing experience.

Regusci WineryRegusci Winery Address: 5584 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 254-0403 *Tasting & Tours by Appointment Regusci Winery produces Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. We especially enjoy the Estate Merlot. It was well balanced with flavors of berries and hints of chocolate and coffee. Include this winery for Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa!

b>Roots Run Deep Winery Address: 1607 1st St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 945-1045 Open weekdays Noon – 6PM; weekends 11 AM – 6 PM. *Downtown Napa Roots Run Deep Winery produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Rosé of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Pinot Noir.  

Stag's LeapStag’s Leap Wine Cellar Address: 5766 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 944-2020 Open daily 10 AM – 4:30 PM by appointment *Tours by Appointment Be sure to stop at this historic winery for Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa. Stag Leap was first established in 1893. They are known for their world class wines. Our favorite is their Cabernet Sauvignon.

St. Clair Brown Address: 850 Vallejo St., Napa Telephone: (707) 255-5591 Open daily 11AM – 8PM *Restaurant *Brewery St. Clair produces small lots of quality wines. Red wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, and Zinfandel. White wines are Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Pinot Grigio. They also have a sweet Muscat. This makes an excellent stop for Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa. We’ve eaten at the restaurant and enjoyed a flight of wine as we dined. Great food!

Red Wine in Glasse4sStonehedge Winery Address: 1004 Clinton St., Napa Telephone: (707) 257-1068Open Tues.-Sat. noon-6PM; Sun. noon-5PM *Downtown Napa Stonehedge specializes in the production of Cabernet, Sauvignon, Merlot, Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, and Chardonnay.

Trahan Winery Address: 974 Franklin St, Napa, CA Telephone: (707) 257-7477 Open daily noon – 6 PM *Downtown Napa This small family winery produces Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, and a red blend.  

Trefethen VineyardsTrefethen Vineyards Address: 1160 Oak Knoll Ave. Telephone: (707) 255-7700 Open daily 10 AM – 4:30 PM by appointment only Napa Valley Wine Tours Napa should include a stop at this winery. Visitors drive back through the vineyards to reach this winery. It’s housed in an historic building. The grounds are beautifully landscaped. Trefethen Vineyards deserves their reputation for being a producer of quality wines.

Vine Cliff Estates Winery Vine Cliff Winery Address: 7400 Silverado Trail Telephone: (707) 944-2388 Open daily except Tuesdays 11 AM – 6 PM Vine Cliff Winery specializes in Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. They produce small lots of hand-made wines.

Vintners Collective Napa, California Vintner’s Collective Tasting Room Address: 1245 Main St. Telephone: (707) 255-7150 Open daily except Tuesday 11 AM – 6 PM This serves as a tasting room for multiple small wineries. A perfect stop for Napa Valley Wine Tours!

William Hill Winery William Hill Winery Address: 1761 Atlas Peak Rd. Telephone: (707) 224-4477 pen daily 10 AM – 4 PM by appointment only In addition to their regular wines this California winery has some exclusive limited production wines. These wines only available at their wine tasting room, online, or through their wine club.

 
 

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Santa Barbara Wineries – Santa Barbara County

Santa Barbara Wineries Taste wine at the best Santa Barbara wineries. Santa Barbara is known for its world class wines. Plan a tour today in this stunning California wine region. Most wineries are small, family run businesses. Santa Barbara is probably most known for its top quality Chardonnay, Syrah, and Pinot Noir. However, many other varietals are produced here. You will find excellent wines of every varietal as you tour Santa Barbara wineries.
Santa Barbara Wineries Santa Barbara County captured the attention of the country as a wine country destination when the movie, “Sideways” was released. Much of the movie was filmed on location in Santa Barbara County. The movie, which was nominated for an Academy Award in 2005 for best picture, sparked an interest in wine tasting in general; and in Santa Barbara wines in particular. Tourists have been flocking to taste the wines and visit the locations where the movie was shot.
 

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Alexander & Wayne Winery, solvang wineryAlexander & Wayne Address: 2923 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA Telephone: (805) 688-9665 Open daily 11 AM – 6 PM These wines are sold almost exclusively directly to the customer. This is a small Central Coast winery producing Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Solvang Winery, Arthur EarlArthur Earl Address: 2921 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA Telephone: (805) 693-1771 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 6 PM This is a small production winery that specializes in Viognier, Syrah, Nebbiolo, and Zinfandel.

Ariste Winery & Tasting Studio Address: 3569 Sagunto St., Santa Ynez, CA Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 5 PM This winery features blends with beautiful labels displaying impressionist art.
Au Bon Climat Address: 1672 Mission Dr., Solvang, CA Telephone: (805) 688-7111 Open daily Au Bon specializes in Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. You can sample Au Bon Climat wines in downtown Solvang at “Tastes of the Valleys”.
Babcock WineryBabcock Winery & Vineyard Address: 5175 E. Hwy. 246, Lompoc, CA 93436 Telephone: (805) 736-1455 Open Fri.-Sun. 10:30 AM – 4 PM; Mon. Noon – 4 PM Bryan Babcock has been producing wines since 1984. He has been named one of the “Top Ten Small Production Wine Makers of the World” by the James Beard Foundation. His wines include: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio, Syrah, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, and a Bordeaux blend called Fathom. Definitely stop at Babcock while wine tasting at Santa Barbara wineries!
Beckmen Vineyards 2670 Ontiveros Rd., Los Olivos, CA 93441 (805) 688-8664 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 5 PM Steve enjoyed their Purisima Mountain Syrah that had a hint of coffee. We both loved their 2000 Purisima Mountain Vineyard Syrah. It was smooth and well balanced with flavors of berries, black pepper, and mocha.
Bedford Thompson Winery & Vineyard Address: 448 Bell St., Los Alamos, CA 93440 Telephone: (805) 344-2107 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 5 PM This California winery produces the following wines Pinot Gris, Mourvedre, Syrah, Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Grenache, and Cabernet Franc.
Bernat Vineyards & Winery 2879 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA (805) 688-7265 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 8 PM This is a small family owned winery.
Blackjack Ranch WineryBlackjack Ranch Address: 2205 Alamo Pintado Rd., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 686-9922 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This was one of the Santa Barbara wineries shown in the movie “Sideways”. It’s where Miles and Jack enjoyed the Blackjack Ranch Maximus Syrah. It has a strong aroma of blackberries and smoke, is complex, balanced and “yummy”. We also enjoyed their Bordeaux-style blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Syrah called Allusion.
Brander Vineyard 154 Roblar Ave., Santa Ynez, CA 688-2455 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This winery has been producing wine since 1977. The focus at Brander Vineyard is Sauvignon Blanc and red Bordeaux varietals.
Bridlewood Winery 3555 Roblar Ave., Santa Ynez, CA (805) 688-9000 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 10 AM – 5 PM This is a beautifully landscaped Mission style winery estate. Bridelwood produces Syrah, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Zinfandel, Merlot, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and a blend called Arabesque. As you tour Santa Barbara wineries, make this winery a “must stop”.
Brophy Clark Cellars 2905 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA (805) 929-4830 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 6 PM The husband and wife team of John and Kelley Clark produce fine handcrafted wines. The wines include: Pinot Noir, Syrah, Zinfandel, and Sauvignon Blanc.
Buttonwood Farm Winery & Vineyard 1500 Alamo Pintado Rd., Solvang, CA 83463 (805) 688-3032 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM Wines include: Merlot, Syrah Rose, Syrah, Marsanne, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Hawk Red.
Cambria Estate Vineyard & Winery 5475 Chardonnay, Santa Maria, CA (805) 938-7318 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM The flagship wines from Cambria are Katherine’s Chardonnay, Julia’s Pinot Noir, and Tepusquet Syrah. These three wines account for 90% of their production. Definitely stop at Cambria Estate while wine tasting at Santa Barbara wineries.
Carina Cellars, TensleyCarina Cellars Address: 2900 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 688-2459 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM This winery produces wines from high quality grapes purchased from area growers. Wines include Viognier, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, and various blends.

Carr Vineyards & WineryCarr Vineyards & Winery Address: 414 N. Salsipuedes St., Santa Barbara, CA Telephone: (805)965-7985 Open daily 11AM – 6PM; Thurs.-Sat. 11AM – 8PM Enjoy wines by the glass or flights. Wine on tap at this downtown Santa Barbara winery.

Chimere Winery Address: 425 Bell St., Los Alamos, CA 93440 Telephone: (805) 735-2196 Open Weekends for central coast wine tasting Noon – 5 PM This winery produces Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Petite Sirah, Merlot, Port, and Orange Muscat. The winery was established in 1989.
Consilence Address: 2933 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 691-1020 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM Producing handcrafted wines since 1997, their wines include Syrah, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, and Grenache.
Cottonwood Canyon Vineyards & Winery 3940 Dominion Rd., Santa Maria, CA 93454 (805) 937-8463 Open daily 10 AM – 5:30 This is a small winery specializing in Estate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.
Curtis WineryCurtis Winery Address: 5249 Foxen Canyon Rd., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805)686-8999 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM If you taste at this winery, you pay the wine tasting fee and keep the glass. Take the glass down the road to Firestone, where you can then taste for free. Our favorite wine here was the Syrah. It is very smooth with aromas of cherry and plum.
Daniel Gehrs WinesDaniel Gehrs Wines Address: 2939 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (800) 275-8138 Open daily 11 AM – 6 PM This Santa Barbara winery was established in 1990 and focuses on producing small lots of quality wines at reasonable prices. Their wines include Syrah, Chardonnay, and Pinot Noir. Their tasting room is inside an historic building in Los Olivos called Heather Cottage.
Epiphany CellarsEpiphany Cellars Address: 2963 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 686-2424 or (877) 354-9463 Open Thurs. – Mon. 1:301 AM – 5:30 PM Wines include Syrah, Grenache Rose, Pinot Gris, Rousanne, and Late Harvest Chardonnay.

Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard Address: 6200 Foxen Canyon Rd., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 688-1545 or (800) 841-1104 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM This is a large, attractive wine tasting room in a scenic location. They have many highly rated wines to taste including Syrah, Chardonnay, and Pinot Noir. As you taste wine at Santa Barbara wineries, plan to stop at Fess Parker.

Firestone Vineyards Firestone Vineyard Address: 500 Zaca Station Rd., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 688-3940 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM We enjoyed their Vineyard Select Riesling. It was full of fruit but not too sweet. Other wines include Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, and Merlot. Gewurztraminer, and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Foley EstatesFoley Estates Vineyard & Winery Address: 6121 E. Hwy. 246, Lompoc, CA 93436 Telephone: (805) 688-8554 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM Enjoy estate wines from the Santa Rita Hills. Foley produces consistently great wines.
Foxen Vineyards Foxen Vineyard Address: 7200 Foxen Canyon Rd., Santa Maria, CA 93454 Telephone: (805) 937-4251 Open daily Noon – 4 PM This is another of the Santa Barbara wineries featured in the hit movie, “Sideways”. Wines produced include Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah, and Sangiovese.
Gainey Vineyard Address: 3950 E. Hwy. 246, Santa Ynez, CA 93460 Telephone: (805) 688-0558 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, and Merlot wines.
Hitching PostHitching Post Wines Address: 406 E. Hwy. 246, Buellton, CA 93427 Telephone: (805) 688-0676 Open daily 4 M – 6 PM This is a restaurant and a popular wine tasting bar. Come see where the movie “Sideways” was filmed. They do produce their own wines including Pinot Noir, Syrah, and blends.
Jaffurs Wine Cellars Address: 819 E. Montecito St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 Telephone: (805) 962-7003 Open daily 11 AM – 6 PM This is a small family owned Santa Barbara winery that produces limited production wines. Their Rhone varietal wines include Syrah, Grenache, Roussane, and Viognier.
John Kerr Wines Address: 2905 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA Telephone: (805) 688-5337 Open daily 11 AM – 6 PM This small winery specializes in Chardonnay and Syrah.
Kalyra Address: 343 Refugio Rd., Santa Ynez, CA 93460 Telephone: (805) 693-8864 Open daily 11 AM – 5 PM The Australian owner of this Santa Barbara winery brings some of the wines from Australia. Our favorite was the Barossa Valley Shiraz. Other wines include Roussane/Viognier blend, Chardonnay, Blanc de Cabernet, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tawny Port, and Orange Muscat. This is one of the Santa Barbara wineries we recommend you be sure to visit.
Kenneth Volk Winery Address: 5230 Tepusquet Rd., Santa Maria, CA Telephone: (805) 938-7896 This Santa Barbara winery focuses on Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.
Kunin WinesKunin Wines Address: 28 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA Telephone: (805) 963-9633 Open daily 11AM – 6PM in downtown Santa Barbara.

Koehler WineryKoehler Winery Address: 5360 Foxen Canyon Rd., Los Olivos, CA Telephone: (805) 693-8384 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in estate grown wines. These include Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, and blends. Our favorite was the Sauvignon Blanc Estate.
Lafond Winery Address: 6855 Santa Rosa Rd., Buellton, CA 93427 Telephone: (805) 688-7921 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This Santa Barbara winery focuses on Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Syrah.
LincourtLincourt Address: 1711 Alamo Pintado Rd., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 688-8554 Open daily 10 AM – 5 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.

Longoria WinesLongoria Wines Address: 2935 Grand Ave., Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 688-0305 Open Fri.-Sun. 11 AM – 4:30: Mon., Wed., Thurs. Noon – 4:30 PM This California winery produces Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah, and Bordeaux-style red blends.

Lucs & Lewellen VineyardsLucas & Lewellen Vineyards Address: 1645 Copenhagen Dr., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 686-9336 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 6 PM Wines include Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc and Muscat. They also produce Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Port, Syrah, Riesling, Pinot Noir, and Sauvignon Blanc. The wine tasting room is in downtown Solvang.
Mandolina Mandolina Address: 1665 Copenhagen Dr., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 686-5506 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 11 AM – 6 PM These wines are produced by Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards. The focus is on California-Italian varieties. The wine tasting room is in downtown Solvang.
Margerum Wine Company Address: 813 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 Telephone: (805) 966-9463 Open for central coast wine tasting weekends 11 AM – 3 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in small production, quality wines. The owner does most of the work himself. Wines include Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris.
McKeon- Phillips Address: 2115 S. Blosser Rd., Santa Maria, CA Telephone: (805) 928-3025 Open for central coast wine tasting daily Fri.-Sun. 11 AM – 6 PM Wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Port, Merlot, Pinot Noir, and Sauvignon Blanc. This Santa Barbara winery has been in production since 1982.
Melville WineryMelville Winery Address: 5185 E. Hwy. 246, Lompoc, CA 93436 Telephone: (805) 735-5310 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 4 PM This Santa Barbara winery produces Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Syrah. While visiting Santa Barbara wineries, be sure to make a stop at Melville Winery.
Meridian Vineyards Address: 5185 E. Hwy. 246, Lompoc, CA 93436 Telephone: (805) 237-6000 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 10 AM – 5 PM Wine tasting at Meridian includes wines that are only available for sale from the winery.
Mosby Winery Address: 9496 Santa Rosa Rd., Buellton, CA 93427 Telephone: (805)688-2415 Open for central coast wine tasting weekends 10 AM – 5 PM; weekdays 10 AM – 4 PM The wine tasting room is in a charming old carriage house. This Santa Barbara winery focuses on the production of California-Italian wines. These include Pinot Grigio, Cortese, Traminer, Sangiovese, Dolcetto, Teroldego, Lagrein, and Primativo.
Oak Savanna Vineyard Address: 2901 Grand Ave, Los Olivos, CA 93411 Telephone: (805) 693-9644 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 6 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in small productions of fine quality wine. These include Chardonnay, Syrah, and a red blend called One Thousand Hills.
Oreana Winery & MarketplaceOreana Winery & Marketplace Address: 205 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA Telephone: (805) 962-5857 Open daily 11AM – 5PM in downtown Santa Barbara. Enjoy live music on the patio while you wine taste or enjoy wine by glass on weekends from 2PM – 5PM.

Presidio Vineyard & Winery Address: 1603 Copenhagen Dr., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 693-8585 or (888) 930-9463 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 6 PM The wine tasting room is in downtown Solvang. This Santa Barbara winery focuses on making Pinot Noir, Syrah, and Chardonnay.
Rancho Sisquoc WineryRancho Sisquoc Winery Address: 6600 Foxen Canyon Rd., Santa Maria, CA Telephone: (805) 934-4332 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 10 AM – 4 PM Wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec, Sylvanner, Chardonnay, and Pinot Noir. Wines are estate grown at this Santa Barbara winery.
Royal Oaks Winery Address: 1651 Copenhagen Dr., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 693-1740 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 10 AM – 5:30 PM This is a boutique winery offering handcrafted wines at reasonable prices. The wine tasting room is in downtown Solvang. Wines include Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir,, Syrah, and Riesling.
Rusack Vineyards Address: 1819 Ballard Canyon Rd., Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 688-1278 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 5 PM Established in 1995 by Geoff and Alison Rusack. You can enjoy a picnic on the deck of this Santa Barbara winery. Taste wine surrounded by scenic views . Wines include Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Rose, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Anacapa, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc.
Sanford Winery Sanford Winery Address: 7250 Santa Rosa Rd., Buellton, CA 93427 Telephone: (805) 688-3300 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 4 PM Established in 1971, this Santa Barbara winery focuses on making excellent Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The handmade adobe winery facility was completed in 2001. The 30 inch thick adobe walls keep the cellar temperatures between 55 and 65 degrees without the use of heating or air conditioning.
Santa Barbara WinerySanta Barbara Winery Address: 202 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 Telephone: (805) 963-3633 or (800) 225-3633 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 10 AM – 5 PM This winery is just 2 blocks from the beach and close to the State Street shopping area in Santa Barbara. They produce a large variety of wines including some really nice Late Harvest Dessert Wines. One of the Santa Barbara wineries you really should taste at!
wShoestring Vineyard and Winery Address: 800 E. Hwy. 246, Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 693-8612 Open for central coast wine tasting Friday – Sunday 10 AM – 4 PM; other times by appointment. This Santa Barbara winery concentrates on handcrafted Tuscan varietals, Sangiovese, and Syrah.

Stolpman Vineyards & Winery Address: 1659 Copenhagen Dr. Su. C, Solvang, CA 93463 Telephone: (805) 688-0400 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 11 AM – 5 PM This wine tasting room is in downtown Solvang. Their wines include Syrah, Sangiovese, Nebbilo, and Merlot. They also have a great blend of Syrah and Sangiovese called La Croce.

Summerland Winery Address: 2330 Lillie Ave., Summerland, CA 93067 Telephone: 805) 565-9463 Open Tues.-Thurs. 11 AM – 5 PM; Fri.-Sun. 11 AM – 7 PM This Santa Barbara winery specializes in producing great Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Rhone varietals. Enjoy their seaside setting while wine tasting here.
Sunstone Vineyards & Winery Address: 125 Refugio, Santa Ynez, CA 93460 Telephone: (805) 688-9463 Open for central coast wine tasting daily 10 AM – 4 PM Sunstone Vineyards uses organically grown grapes. They focus on Bordeaux and Rhone varietals. Our favorite is their blend of Syrah, Mourvedre, and Viognier called Rapsodie Du Soleil, which means “music of the sun”. It has intense jammy flavors and vanilla.
Zaca Mesa WineryZaca Mesa Winery Address: 6905 Foxen Canyon Rd., Los Olivos, CA Telephone: (805) 688-9339 Open daily for central coast wine tasting 10 AM – 4 PM Zaca Mesa Winery was established in 1972. They produce handcrafted wines including the following: Syrah, Roussane, Viognier, and Chardonnay. We were happy with the outgoing, friendly employees who made the wine tasting here fun!  

Where to Stay While Visiting Santa Barbara Wineries

El Capitan Santa Barbara If you are looking for Wine Country accommodations in Santa Barbara, consider a unique place that offers “luxury camping”. It’s called El Capitan Canyon. We’ve stayed in one of their cabins that sat along a creek. It felt like camping, but included all of the amenities of home.

Fun Things to Do in Santa Barbara

Take a break from wine tasting at Santa Barbara wineries and enjoy some of the other fun things to do in the area. Suggestions include:
Santa Barbara Golf Course

La Cumbre Country Club

  • Go Golfing!! Find fabulous golf courses (both public and private) located in the area.
  • Beer Tasting There are a number of craft breweries in the area. If you enjoy good quality craft beer, check them out.
  • Explore the Santa Barbara Pier The pier is a happening place with many things to do. Fish from the pier. Bike along the beach. Enjoy a meal overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy a cruise. Watch the marine life. Shop for souvenirs.

    Have you visited any of these Santa Barbara wineries? If you have, we would love to hear about your visit. Please take a moment to leave a comment below.

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