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The Dog and Oyster Vineyard

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Address: 170 White Fences Drive, Hope and Glory Inn, Irvington, VA 22480
Phone Number: +1 804-438-9463
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: The Dog and Oyster is an extraordinary vineyard owned by The Hope and...
The Dog and Oyster is an extraordinary vineyard owned by The Hope and Glory Inn. Come sip some of America's best wine and savor the world's best oysters on site.
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Good wine, oysters and soft shell crabs ....great tasting experience on Memorial Day weekend!

Very low key and re-envisioned by Mark, the son of the owners of the Hope and Glory. Had a wonderful experience and enjoyed the time Mark spent talking with us ...he did this with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
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Hardyville, Virginia
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14 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We have been there once only to be received with a great deal of non-chalance by a server who recited information about the wine like a poorly-memorized script. We have travelled throughout the U.S. visiting wineries and collecting wines. There are several in Virginia well-worth visiting offering decent wines at a decent price. Unfortunately, this isn't one of them. All... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We stopped by to taste a few wines.....we took a case home with use. Nice place to sit relax and enjoy a few wines. Would recommend to this a great visit if you are staying nearby.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Very cute place...very friendly. Loved seeing the rescue dogs in the vineyard. Love the farm tables and you could sign oyster shells if you had some.

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

We stopped for a chilled bottle of Pearl white wine paired with fried oyster tacos tacos and fried green tomatoes Wow. Eating under an umbrella in the vineyard. This is summertime living in the Northern neck of Virginia. Not to be missed.

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Middle River, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

The oysters lured me in...had never had a wine & oyster pairing. What fun! The wines are okay and the oysters were great. It was fun to do something different than other winery visits. The rescue or shelter dogs are sweet, they help keep the deer away from the vineyard grapes and have a nice place to romp and play.... More 

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Centreville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Dog and Oyster Vineyard was outstanding. From the OVERSIZED cork screws at the entry point to the wonderful outdoor lounge area, it was a great winery visit. We will go back! There was a catering business there cooking fresh seafood (they are there on weekends) AWESOME soft shell crab bites and oyster tacos. The wines were good. The whole experience... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We try to visit the Dog & Oyster once a year, since we love our wine & oysters! They have some new wines since our last visit, and they all were good. Our favorite wine of the tasting was Pearl, a nice Sauvignon Blanc, which we bought a bottle of to pair with our oysters! They also had soft shell... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

A totally chilled out, really quirky and beautiful place! Really relaxed and laid back feel. Beautiful open field surrounded by vineyards and near to the water and a tucked away small beach. As the name suggests, lots of dogs on the property, but they are contained and we were allowed to bring our well behaved dog in with us. The... More 

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Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Very low key and re-envisioned by Mark, the son of the owners of the Hope and Glory. Had a wonderful experience and enjoyed the time Mark spent talking with us ...he did this with everyone from what I could tell. The wine tasting staff were so accommodating as they brought it to us at the umbrella table while we had... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Loved the grilled oysters. It was my first time eating them. I think I liked them so much because they had a special pesto sauce on them. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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Additional Information about The Dog and Oyster Vineyard

Address: 170 White Fences Drive, Hope and Glory Inn, Irvington, VA 22480
Phone Number: +1 804-438-9463
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Irvington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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