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Gouveia Vineyards

Address: 1339 Whirlwind Road, Wallingford, CT 06492
Phone Number: (203) 265-5526
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink

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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Have been visiting this place for a few years now. Enjoy the wines there and bring our own food - which is a great plus. The atmosphere there is so relaxing and all our friends have always enjoyed this place.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Gouveia's Vineyard is located on a hillside overlooking acres of vineyards and lots of seating both inside or outside on the patios. A great place for a couple or for a small get-together. Beautiful in both winter or summer, with lovely sunsets.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great owner & Staff ...can't beat the view..just enjoy and bring the family because Joe loves it. Love the Merlot.

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Bayside, New York
Top Contributor
145 reviews 145 reviews
23 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This winery is nestled in Wallingford Connecticut. Very nice young place. Good grapes great location..... A picture perfect sunset atmosphere....

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great place to meet friends and drink some wine! Can be a little crowded on the weekend but on a nice day there's plenty of room inside and out.

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New York, NY
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I went for a weekend in Ct with friends and we were looking for attractions in the area. Part of the Connecticut Wine Trail, the Vineyard offers a tour which in the cold is really just a walk to the basement to look at the barrels and here the very charming owner discuss how he got into making wine and... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Perfect place for enjoying late Spring to early Fall enjoying the scenery while sitting outside. During colder weather sit inside the vineyard lodge. No food served by vineyard by local ordinance, but bring your own and enjoy the atmosphere with friends. Outside is very serene. Inside is noisy because of the hard surfaces (hardwood floors, ceilings and lots of glass),... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We came to Gouveia's for a wine tasting and a tour. Because of the weather the tour took place in the basement of the winery. The owner gave the 'tour' and gave lots of information on each of his wines and grapes, etc. Very interesting. The downside to this experience was the location of the wine tasting. The wine itself... More 

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Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I was lucky to be here at the end of fall beginning of winter,what a sunset.sat next to the outside fire and drank a red. The wines were just ok,were not $24 -28 bottles,but you did what you do on a nice day.Staff were friendly,a place if you love wine tasting scenery and a quiet place for an afternoon,or a... More 

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Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
38 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Gouveia has a nice selection of wine. The wine tastings are fun and each time you go there may be different wines to taste. It is fun to bring food and sit with a glass of wine. Beautiful scenery too!

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