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Bowers Harbor Vineyard

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Address: 2896 Bowers Harbor Rd, Traverse City, MI 94686
Phone Number: (231) 223-7615
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10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Great Atmosphere and selections!

Our third stop on our winery tour, this place was so much fun! We got greeted immediately as we entered and got our own table for our wine tasting. Our server was extremely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Sarah D
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Macomb, Michigan
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Macomb, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Our third stop on our winery tour, this place was so much fun! We got greeted immediately as we entered and got our own table for our wine tasting. Our server was extremely personable and friendly and made it a very enjoyable experience bring the samples right to our table! Got a cute keepsake glass and I loved getting to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Excellent wines and ciders. Nice small vineyard to sit outside and enjoy some awesome wines and ciders.

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clinton township
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Our first wine tasting adventure. They were very friendly and helpful explaining about the different wines. It is very rustic inside with so many to choose from. The also have a fire pit outside and tables to sit an enjoy a glass. it is located right in the vineyard. Can't wait to go back.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This winery had a lovely atmosphere and decent wines. The staff was helpful and knowledgeable with suggestions. Great experience!

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Traverse City, Michigan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Cool tasting room and some nice wines. Love to swing by when they have events as they really take advantage of their space. Love being able to grab a bottle and enjoy it outside on their patio. Just wish there was more parking and more elbow room at the tasting bar. Best to come on a weekday or the off... More 

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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We recently stopped by to taste wines. I was impressed at the number of wines. Liking drier wines, I particularly liked the chardonnay. Reds were also interesting. The staff made us feel like we were family and we spent quite some time talking with them. The apple jack is incredible as are the ciders. And that is coming from someone... More 

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midland, mi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

i highly recommend this winery for several reasons.....especially if you haven't been wine tasting before. First timers are feel welcome here. No intimidating stuffy pourers. The staff is friendly and helpful, explaining the selections. $2 for 5 samples. You feel at home here, and can wear your ball cap and sweatshirt without worry. They have many good wines, but my... More 

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Vicksburg, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We participated in a macaroni and cheese wine tasting event on mission point. One of the stops and I would say one of my favorites was here. The drive way takes you through a vineyard and then to the tasting room. The parking can be tricky but no big deal. Once inside the tasting room there was a welcoming feeling... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I can't even explain how much I love BHV! It's so relaxing to get a drink and walk around their beautiful vineyard. You can tell that the staff of Bower's genuinely love their jobs, and the people that come to visit them. We've been to one of their Dining in the Vines events and it was beyond fantastic!!! We have... More 

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Monroe, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My all time favorite! Wine and staff are amazing. I actually just got engaged there! The staff went above and beyond to make the day a dream come true.

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