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Address: 769 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965
Phone Number: 415-331-2001
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Great wine

I walked into this store to buy two bottles of wine for my husband. I was helped out by a competent and knowledgeable woman who selected a few bottles for my choosing. Great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Kane, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

If you want a really great wine selection and your not headed for Sonoma or Napa, go here. I admit it, we pay a lot for the wine we drink. But it's so good to have a wonderful pinot, cab, or whatever your favorite is. Visited there numerous times when staying in Sausalito.

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St. Lazare
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I walked into this store to buy two bottles of wine for my husband. I was helped out by a competent and knowledgeable woman who selected a few bottles for my choosing. Great experience. Wine ended up being wonderful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We visited Sausalito a few weeks ago during our 25th Anniversary trip to SF. While waiting for the next ferry back to SF my husband and I decided to stop back at this store to purchase a bag I was interested in and check out the tasting menu. My husband was speaking with owner, he asked if I wanted to... More 

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Truckee, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good wine, moderate price. The 2 male servers were not too attentive. more interested in using their cell phone/texting than spending time waiting on us. Could have been more attentive.

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New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We visited Bacchus and Venus on our Bridgeway stroll. They have some interesting wine-related items for sale but we went a cheaper route and picked up a couple of excellent bottles of $10 wine. The owner also provided crackers and cheese for our own, private wine tasting.

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Larkspur, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I stopped by Bacchus and Venus one afternoon to enjoy some relaxed tasting with what I discovered to be some highly educated wine experts, one with fantastic stories about his wine family having been growing and selling grapes to a well-known vintner since the 1950's. I was charmed by the experience, the fantastic variety of wines and the location......Until I... More 

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Denton, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We ALWAYS go to Bacchus and Venus when we go to Sausalito. This isn't just a wine bar; this is a wine experience. The opportunity to try flights of unusual quality California wines sets Bacchus and Venus apart for any other "bars" in the area. Kelly, Alex and Doug make this a fun and tasty learning experience without any stuffiness.... More 

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London England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We visited here to try the wine tasting experience which was free as it was included in our San Francisco GO Cards. We found the selection of 4 wines that we got to try great and overall it was a nice experience. No trip to California is complete without a wine tasting experience and we thoroughly enjoyed this one.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Had two servers one of them was very unpleasant, rude and not very informative. The second girl was very nice, professional and knowledgable. Sorry get any of there names. The pleasant one was very young. Possible in college. Paid $10 for tasting. My favorite was the butternut wine. Nice little wine bar.

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regina, canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Paid $20.00 each for their superior sampling. Way overpriced, these were the smallest pours that we have ever received, and we've tasted wine all over North America and Europe. The cheese board, crackers and cranberries were a good size, but that was priced at $15.00, not $5.00 as another reviewer described. I guess they have raised their prices - substantially!... More 

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