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La Vineria de Colonia - CLOSED

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Best part of the trip

We almost walked by here, but we are so glad we didn't. The tasting is amazing and the service is... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2013
jon s
Chicago, Illinois
the highlight of our trip

We found this amazing place at the end of our day trip to Colonia del Sacramento and we are so glad... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2013
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Jan 8, 2017
“Horrible experience !!!!”
Jul 31, 2013
“Best part of the trip”
We closed due to personal problems.We will NOT open back to the public.
Calle De San Jose 170, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4522 5380
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Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited this place for one day and was horrible experience. The boat ride was 3 hours and not 1 hour as we've told ..we've got ripped off by the taxi driver who took us for a ride only two blocks but in the opposite...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Mimoza M
Reviewed July 31, 2013

We almost walked by here, but we are so glad we didn't. The tasting is amazing and the service is about as personable as you can get. The wines provided were spot on and the homemade lamb empanadas were AMAZING.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank jon s
Reviewed February 19, 2013

We found this amazing place at the end of our day trip to Colonia del Sacramento and we are so glad we did! The tasting is amazing! The wines were great and the food was awsome... I'll never forget the handmade lamb empanadas! If you...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Chicago_Ludwig
Reviewed December 22, 2012

We did the full tasting with accompanying food as well as the dessert wine option, the wines were excellent, food was plentiful and the staff were great providing tasting notes and pairing suggestions in English and Spanish. In total the tasting took about an hour...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank stealthqueen
Reviewed December 10, 2012

I'll echo the praise here. We came over to Colonia for a day trip and stopped in around lunchtime so scope La Vineria de Colonia. We weren't up for a wine tasting just yet but the staff were super helpful in recommending restaurants, sights and...More

Date of experience: November 2012
2  Thank misstrickky
Reviewed December 2, 2012

It has been a couple of months since our visit to Colonia, Uruguay and I can not get it out of my mind! The town, both the newer part and the UNESCO historico barrio both have a certain type of authentic charm that has made...More

Date of experience: October 2012
2  Thank Anne M
Reviewed November 17, 2012

An amazing place with wonderful people and even better wines!!! I was walking around Colonia when I first saw this lovely door and, looking through it, I saw the most beautiful garden ever! As I couldn't avoid getting in, suddenly this passionate woman, Carolina, asked...More

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank lubrignolo
Reviewed October 1, 2012

This is an excellent and different way to spend you saturday evening. The owners gather 8 persons together to a wine tasting. It was a very good experience. We tasted 6 different wines and discussed about them. We learnt a lot and it was a...More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank Elizabete T
MartinARG, Owner at La Vineria de Colonia, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2012

Thank you very much for your review! We are really happy to hear you enjoyed the experience. I wanted to correct the price for the tasting is 500 Uruguayan Pesos. And thank you for the tip for the vegetarians, for sure we will have something...More

Reviewed September 21, 2012

We had such an amazing time at their Sat night wine tasting! The table hosts 8 guests plus our wonderful & friendly hosts, Martin & Carolina. We tried 5 wines, 4 Uruguayan and 1 Argentine served along with meat & cheese platters and lamb empanadas....More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank TracyUruguay
Reviewed July 28, 2012

My partner Corey and I stumbled upon this amazing winery in Colonia de Sacramento. We were so enchanted by the the shop and the owners we extended our stay another day so we could attend the wine tasting. We learned a great deal from our...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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