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Ventana Vineyards

2999 Monterey-Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-372-7415
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Very good Wine

The Monterey location is closed for good and that is really sad. We loved that place and it wasn't... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
Chevyman6772
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Bend, Oregon
Great wine, lackluster service

We stopped here on our way out of Monterey. The grounds are lovely but we were hoping to be able to... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2014
kellyshoe13
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Phoenix
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Aug 2015
“Very good Wine”
16 Oct 2014
“Great wine, lackluster service”
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2999 Monterey-Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA 93940
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+1 831-372-7415
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

The Monterey location is closed for good and that is really sad. We loved that place and it wasn't too bad of a drive from the Bay area. Any reason is good to go visit Monterey but Ventana's tasting room was a high-lite for us....More

2  Thank Chevyman6772
Reviewed 17 October 2014

We stopped here on our way out of Monterey. The grounds are lovely but we were hoping to be able to "stroll the winery" a little more. Both staff members were helping another group when we arrived, so we started the tasting by ourselves. I...More

2  Thank kellyshoe13
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Ventana was our first stop on our wine trolley tour. We had a great time and we learned so much useful information about the wines and wine etiquette. I really loved the atmosphere of the patio and my husband and I will definitely go back...More

1  Thank 651Sarah_S_12
Reviewed 9 March 2014

The Ventana wines are great! We were introduced to the medal winner Chardonnay on a fishing trip 2 years ago. We certainly do appreciate the quality and the price if these fine local wines.

1  Thank frenchirishlass
Reviewed 25 December 2013

Not only were the wines excellent, but our host was fantastic! As we were new to the "wine tasting arena", we didn't know a lot about what to do. Our host showed us everything and answered all our questions. It was incredible. And since it...More

Thank juliek66
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We spent a very delightful hour here. Ashley was our 'guide' was VERY knowledgeable about the wines, vineyards and the wine process. We learned a lot and enjoyed her "presentation". The wines were very good. We are glad we decided to stop here!

Thank Malena N
Reviewed 27 October 2013

Richard did a great job going over wine tasting etiquette and learning about the central coast wine specialties. Ventana wine is great and was a highlight of our wine tour. We are going back to buy more to take home from the trip. Highly recommended!

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 12 September 2013

This cozy tasting room, situated next to Tarpy's Roadhouse, offered a wine for every palate. They were closing out a Chardonnay vintage for $90 a case and it was flying out of the tasting room. The staff was well-informed and patient in explaining the vintages...More

Thank Wordbabe
Reviewed 17 August 2013 via mobile

Richard's educational tasting explanations were interesting and humorous. We quite enjoyed our time at Ventana!

Thank Shan B
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Visited this little tasting room and really enjoyed it. Outstanding Chardonnay. My daughter-in-law and I purchased a couple of glasses of it after the tasting and sat outside and enjoyed the quiet patio. Ended up buying a bottle of their excellent Pinot Noir for my...More

Thank bonnetta
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