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Church and State Wines

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As Vancouver Island’s largest and most prolific winery, Church & State Wines Brentwood is a must-see for every visitor to the Victoria region. Pouring award-winning wines daily from both our Vancouver Island Estate and Okanagan Estate vineyards...more
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1445 Benvenuto Ave, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1J5, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thursday afternoon lunch spot. Perfect choice to enjoy the patio that overlooks the vineyard. Meatballs.....awesome. Pizza crust that would be at home in Italy. Halibut was cooked perfectly. Yea, I really liked it. Will be coming back again.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On the bus to Buchart Gardens, Victoria, BC, we met a nice young woman who worked down the street (one stop on the bus) at Church and State Wines. Stopped in after 3 glorious hours at the gardens for wine tasting and light repast. See...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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ChurchandStateWines, Manager at Church and State Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Mark, Thank you so much for the lovely review! We are so happy you enjoyed your experience with us and we would love to welcome you back any time! Please let us know the next time you're in the area :) The Church and...More

Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

We went for a tasting and each had a glass on the balcony. Great wine and terrific employees. Beautiful tasting room. Be sure to get the sparkling Pinot Gris!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

We were on our way to Butchart Gardens and drove right by this place, so I immediately looked it up online and saw it I had a restaurant and wine tasting. The menu looked decent, so we decided to come back after we explored the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed the wine tasting, 4 samples/$7CAD. (If you buy 2 bottles, the $7 fee is waived.) The Pinot Gris, Sparkling Pinot Gris, Rose and Syrah (Coyote Bowl series) were all especially delicious 😋. Enjoyed lunch in the bistro and hope to be back one day...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

Went there recently with a couple of friends.Decided to do the wine sampling.Christine and Shannon were hostess and server. Lets just say they were having fun with us..mixing up the order of wines to see if we picked the same ones. All three of us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank zewko
Reviewed December 18, 2018

This a a large attractive tasting room and winery on the way to Bucharts Gardens. The food is great - although I think the bistro is closed now until March and the wines are really good and at a reasonable price. I have always found...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Colin C
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here to sample some wine after going to Butchart Gardens and loved the setting. Beautiful buildin6high on a hill with distant large hills along with some grapevines in the foreground. We each sampled a flight of 4 wines and bought a bottle of vigonier....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TRbeer
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Great setting, beautiful open pub style setting. This is very popular for weddings. Can be busy but the staff are excellent and will take care of you properly. You can learn a lot about wines here, and they taste oh so good! Do not miss...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jason G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great winery tour with Jenny and then a delicious lunch. This is a hidden gym in Central Saanich

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank cauckjim
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