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Barrel Oak Winery

Address: 3623 Grove Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Phone Number: 540-364-6402
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Ranked #2 of 10 things to do in Delaplane
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Chesterfield, Virginia
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276 reviews 276 reviews
91 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

The wine tasting building is a beautiful facility with a very rustic feel. They have a great variety of wine, and most of them were pretty good. The place is dog-friendly, which was kind of a nice thing. The views off of the patio area were very nice.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Really great local wines, enjoyed in relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Exceptionally friendly folks and great wine tasting experience. Hands down favorite on recent winery tour.

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Alexandria, VA
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675 reviews 675 reviews
339 attraction reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Barrel Oak has a large, beautiful tasting room to accommodate larger crowds. Its bar is staffed by knowledgeable and attentive pourers who provide good insights into the wines being tasted as well as conversation about the Virginia Wine industry. There are two paths to take on the menu for the $10 fee that share the same opening and closing wine... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Barrel Oak had an expansive tasting room with a large loft area with a separate bar. There is a large fireplace on the ground floor that they keep going, and also live music occasionally in a side room. Can accommodate large numbers of people well, without feeling crowded. Also lots of outdoor seating with great view.

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Aldie, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Took the kids and folks to BOW today for a relaxing Sunday afternoon. Arrived about 12:45 and snagged a couch and some rockers by the fire...heavenly! Brought our own cheese tray which was good because they didn't seem to have much food for purchase (they were out of baguettes so it was good we had 2 kinds of crackers). Staff... More 

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Bristow, Virginia, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I'd like to begin by saying, I've been here multiple times and have enjoyed the experience each time but all were overshadowed by an employee I dealt with today. The positives: I love the dog-friendly atmosphere, the indoor/outdoor space is nice, parking is plentiful, bathrooms are clean, and the wine tastes good. Today's experience, however, left me disappointed: my friends... More 

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Germantown, Maryland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
10 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

Went with wife for wedding anniversary and two other wineries on a Saturday. Read the other reviews. A very large commercialized place but fun for all types. The inside is crowded but fun with tasting areas, food, and separate rooms, picnic tables outside... Was like a tailgate for wine drinkers but really fun!! Saw people on getaways, wedding parties, and... More 

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Media, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

BOW is a beautiful winery with amazing views of the surrounding hills and mountains. Especially now with the change of season. The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. I don't know of any other winery that is dog friendly. They have a large selection of wines which are reasonably priced. Highly recommend if you have a free weekend. With the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Visited yesterday afternoon. Granted it was busy because of the beautiful Fall day. Too crowded, wine bottle prices have jumped significantly in two years, and too loud!!! Bluemont, and Afton Mountain were much better experiences, better wines, better servers, and better prices. After visiting in 2012, and 2014, we will move on. There was far from a relaxing Sunday afternoon... More 

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Waquoit, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

we visited the winery Sunday with our 8 month golden retreiver and our family. Terrific location, approx. 50 minutes west of Arlington. Many dog owners there with there well behaved pets. The wine is very good, the workers go out of their way to make you feel wanted. Food trucks on the property offer a nice assortment of prepared food.... More 

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