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JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery

11680 Chimney Rock Road, Paso Robles, CA 93446
805-238-6932
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Ranked #31 of 131 Activities in Paso Robles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
Activities: Wine tasting, Dining
Owner description: JUSTIN Winery is family owned and operated, and makes estate grown and produced wines. The property was founded in 1981 by Justin and Deborah Baldwin... more » Owner description: JUSTIN Winery is family owned and operated, and makes estate grown and produced wines. The property was founded in 1981 by Justin and Deborah Baldwin when they planted their 160 acre property to the major Bordeaux varietals and created their Estate vineyard. It is located in the Paso Robles appellation of California’s Central Coast. Their desire is to make world class wines that reflect the unique soils and climate of their California Central Coast property. « less
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

We stayed the night in the Savant room, it was incredible, very modern and spacious with excellent views. The restaurant was great and were very accommodating and the food was awesome with some cool twists. We also toured the vineyard which was really interesting, the grounds are spectacular and the drive up was very scenic! Well with a visit!

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San Gabriel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This winery is worth the drive. Not only is it beautiful but the quality of wines are excellent. This winery is a must visit everytime we are in Paso Robles.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Customer service, friendliness. Welcoming and just a nice place. Wines so good we joined the club. We will be returning in the spring.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We visited this winery for my 31st birthday. We planned on wine tasting and had reservations for lunch. The food and wine are absolutely amazing! However, the staff (with the exception of our waiter) were incredibly rude. It really put a sour note on my birthday. The folks working the bar completely ignored me. Not just once but twice. I... More

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san francisco
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The staff was very welcoming. We sat outside and has the wine tasting. It was a very nice sampling of the wines they sell. We noticed there was a restaurant on the premises and decided to give it a try. We sat out in the garden with beautiful sunflowers and lavender all around us. We had the hamburger and the... More

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San Ramon
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86 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

-A real gem to run across...What made it even better is that it is one of the few (maybe the only?) winery off of west 46 before you hit 101 that has a restaurant - AND A NICE RESTAURANT. We didn't know you needed a reservation but they took us anyway. The wine tasting was so-so (their Sauvignon Blanc is... More

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Los Angeles
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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This place still makes great wines, and we still love their separate "members" tasting room. But they have totally remodeled after being bought out by Fiji Waters and it shows. Don't get me wrong; you should still come taste their wines, which are all good. I know lots of folks say that only the Isosceles is worthwhile but that's not... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We never made it to the vineyard, although I have enjoyed this wine for years and was really looking forward to it. When I tried to book the Inn and planned on spending a week here, Chalan Lind told me children under 12 were not allowed in their restaurant. A fact which should be included on the website. After reading... More

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Tracy_Dauterman, Manager at JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery, responded to this review

Hi Vedettefile, Please accept my sincerest apologies regarding your booking experience. We allow children of all ages in the restaurant for lunch, however, our fine dining dinner experience is designed for adults. It includes 5 courses served in our formal dining room, paired with wine, and typically lasts approximately 2 hours. We are adding information to our website per your... More

Oakland, California, USA
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Overall the wines are wonderful, staff was less than pleasant, ignored patrons as they walked in. Attitude was they were being bothered to help and answer questions.

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Paso Robles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Loved this winery and tasting room when we first came up here 10 plus years ago. Not excited about them any more. They are still touting their one great wine, their long time ago Isosceles that won awards. Now they are just a big corporation with mediocre wines.

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