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Chester Gap Cellars

4615 Remount Rd, Front Royal, VA 22630
(540) 636-8086
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Ranked #3 of 7 activities in Front Royal
Type: Wineries
Most recent review
- Jul 10, 2014
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Washington, DC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Fantastic winery in Chester Gap. Knowledgeable staff, beautiful views from the deck outside. Bring friends, sit at a picnic table and enjoy the wine.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Been all the area and it's wineries and never spotted this one. A small family winery with a quaint tasting building next to the house and FANTASTIC views. Tasted five wines for $7 which was rebated when I bought a bottle of with to sit outside and relax. The young girl serving was very nice, friendly and informative. I recommend... More

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Middletown, Virginia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is an absolutely beautiful vineyard with amazing views and excellent wine. Definitely worth the trip. Gorgeous German shepherds patrol the vineyards.

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VA
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182 reviews 182 reviews
32 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Our 73rd Virginia winery took us to Chester Gap. It's a small winery with a LARGE view. We would love to see it at the foliage peak but we missed it by a couple weeks. The tasting room is intimate and the wine server was one of the best we've had. Buy a bottle and get a free tasting. The... More

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Baker, WV
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We learned of Chester Gap Cellars during a recent stay at the Hopkins Ordinary in Sperryville, VA. The proprietor brought us a glass of their Cuvee Manseng. We are not usually sweet wine seekers, but this glass prompted us to find the vineyard from which it originated. It was easily accessable out of Front Royal, VA, not far off the... More

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Strasburg, Virginia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
48 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

At Chester Gap Cellars your tasting is free if you buy a bottle of wine. Simple enough and after all isn't that why tastings were created to begin with? Too many wineries charge too much money for a tasting when they should be selling bottles of wine. Chester Gap is not afraid. They let their wine speak for itself. Not... More

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Reston, Virginia, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

My husband and I stopped to buy a nice bottle of wine, purchasing the 2011 Voigner Reserve which was excellent. Stop in, if only for the view across the forest to the east and to enjoy a friendly conversation with the owner.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Chester Gap is a small, family run winery with great wines. The wine maker is a true artist and you usually get to talk to him and/or his wife in the tasting room. I recently drank some 2008 reds that I had put down, and they were sublime. I definitely recommend visiting this gem of a winery.

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
42 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

We visited four days ago and upon entering we were greated by a nice woman. She explained the tastings and we chose the full tasting. The wines were just average at best. We did purchase one dessert wine, but compaired to other wineries we had been to that week, decided the others just didn't match up so we would leave... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

I made a solo trip to here on a recommendation from another vineyard. It was well worth the trip and being a gorgeous day I was able to sit out on their deck and enjoy a beautiful view of the valley.

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