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Church and State Wines

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Went with a group for the wine tour/tasting and lunch. Property is lovely, and their venue is very spacious with beautiful high ceilings and dining offered inside and on the deck. Our tour gal was informative, and the 4 samples of white/red were very good....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank snoopy647
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Wonderful setting both inside and outside. We stopped by to taste a variety of wines and enjoyed the experience. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The wines were quite nice as well. Overall a nice way to spend a couple of hours.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

We (party of four) visited for the first time today. Loved the setting, the wine, the service (Jessica was first rate) and the food. Our only disappointment was that 2 of us wanted to substitute the bacon in the grilled cheese for something vegetarian, like...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Doyle S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We were looking for somewhere nice to go for lunch, our daughter found Church and State Winery, upon arrival we decided to taste some wines, we were not disappointed. Beautiful views, very helpful staff, great wine and fantastic food.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This place is a gem. Great building and super friendly staff. Unfortunately we were there on a Monday when the bistro is closed but enjoyed our tasting and walked out with a couple of great wines.

Date of experience: July 2018
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