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Address: 1218 - 27th Ave South, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
Phone Number: 250-428-4911
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We tried some great wines from a great and knowledgeable hostess...I don't know what else to say...my only disappointment is we didn't stay here for dinner instead of where we did... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Bozeman, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We tried some great wines from a great and knowledgeable hostess...I don't know what else to say...my only disappointment is we didn't stay here for dinner instead of where we did go...everything looked great...highly recommend...

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

I made a reservation at the bistro so that we could head down to Skimmerhorn and check the place out during our vacation where we were staying near by Creston. I made the reservation 2 hours before the winery tour started and it was perfect timing. We weren't rushed, it gave us plenty of time to relax and we even... More 

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Creston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This gorgeous winery is next to my home. Lucky me! I like to eat there ocassionally ad always buy my wine there. Al and Marlene the owners are friendly and knowledgable about wines. The food is fantastic and the views.......breathtaking.

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Cranbrook, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Lunch on the deck of the Bistro is always wonderful and delicious. Marlene is a terrific hostess. You're always well looked after. The chocolate dessert was amazing and loved the Cobb salad. I always watch in the spring for the new menu. Take your time and enjoy the view of the valley. Be sure to make a reservation. You sit... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The spectacular view from the Bistro deck/balcony of the Creston Valley bookmarked on the east and west by beautiful mountains is in itself worth the trip to the Skimmerhorn Winery and Vinyard. Notwithstanding the view, the luncheon menu has a variety of items sufficient to satisfy the tastes of a broad spectrum of visitors. The food is well prepared and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Passed through Creston, BC which is not know as a hotbed for innovative cuisine. We followed the sign to the Skimmerhorn Winery & Bistro and had an excellent lunch with a very nice bottle of their Kootenay Crush White Wine. We tasted some of the other wines and found them very balanced and tasteful. The appetizer which we selected (... More 

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Nelson, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We drove over to Creston this summer to check out the wineries and grab some fruit. Skimmerhorn Winery was a pleasant experience, we really enjoyed our tasting (which was free) and purchased several bottle of delicious wine. We were so happy that we found some fantastic wineries in the Kootenays and don't have to travel to the Okanagan for the... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

One of Creston's best kept secrets. Food that is worthy of a five star restaurant on cozy bistro balcony, with a true wine country atmosphere. Then there's the award winning wines. The staff of the tasting bar will have you squared away a wine to compliment your meal. And don't leave without taking the tour, be prepared to get an... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

A lovely setting and a delicious lunch! Wine tasting included! We left with two bottles in hand and look forward to stopping here again!

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Carseland, Alberta, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Visited late in the season so it was quiet and were able to visit with one of the owners. A very nice location (would be great to sit out on the patio in the summer) and very good wine. Well worth a stop.

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Address: 1218 - 27th Ave South, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
Phone Number: 250-428-4911
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Creston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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