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Cantara Cellars

Closes in 12 min: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Excellent wine tasting, with charming, helpful staff!

I worked in this area for several weeks, and when I had a day off I went to several area wineries... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2018
elissejo
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Eckman
Wine tasting and enjoying

The wine here is very good, staff is friendly, and now they have a brewery connected. Flat fish... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2018
peggymom1
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Camarillo, California
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Cantara Cellars is a production winery with a full service tasting room and event space. Located 35 minutes north of Los Angeles just off the 101N freeway in Camarillo. We're minutes from nine additional wineries on the Ventura County Wine Trail...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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126 Wood Rd, Ste 104, Camarillo, CA 93010-8334
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

I worked in this area for several weeks, and when I had a day off I went to several area wineries, and enjoyed a lovely, and fun wine tasting here. Delicious wines and charming, helpful, friendly, and knowledgeable staff! I will definitely return when I'm...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elissejo
Chris B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Hi Elise, Thank you for the lovely review. We appreciate you taking the time to review us, and we hope to see you back soon. Sincerely Mike & Chris Brown

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

The wine here is very good, staff is friendly, and now they have a brewery connected. Flat fish brewery. Enjoyable afternoon!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peggymom1
Chris B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

We truly appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you for joining us. We hope you will join us again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Wine grapes are not grown in Ventura County. This winery is nothing more than a cynical, phony scheme to trick tourists into parting with their money. Avoid it.More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank califcasl
Mike B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Unfortunately what is "faux" is your review. Perhaps you've mistaken us for somewhere else, or have other motivations for making a false "review"? We are very clear about where our grapes are grown (Lodi), and where our wines are made (Camarillo). Our winemaker's family moved...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

We were very impress with cantara and will recommend it to all our friends back home. We enjoy the wine

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martin G
Mike B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

We’re glad you could stop in and enjoy your time with us!

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Cantara recently started making its own craft beer under the Flat Fish Brewing Co. label. Great decision! We sat down for a flight of the six beers that Flat Fish currently produces and they were all good to excellent. My personal favorites were Bounce Ball...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EditorCJP
Mike B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

We’re so happy you enjoyed our beers! It’s taken several years to develop this portion of our business, it’s nice to here it’s being well received. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed January 22, 2018

I love wine tasting. I live here in Camarillo and originally went in because of a Groupon deal. (Ventura County is really the southern end of wine country and the better wines come in from the North). Was really happy with the experience and the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Allan C
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and it never fails to impress. We love the wine and the people are super friendly. Will always be one of our go-to places when we visit this area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Mike B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed March 6, 2017

We were here for a corporate dinner function after hours. It is in the industrial part of Camarillo and a working warehouse. We had a group of maybe 100 and had a dinner buffet that was great. All staff were great and the owners were...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Chris B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Thank you for reviewing our business. We appreciate you taking the time. Chris Brown Owner

Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

On vacation from Hawaii to visit family. My Daughter in law & Sister introduced me to Cantara Cellars. What a great place, delicious wines and "Pupus", I lost track of if we visited 3 or 4 times, we were treated by Chris and Son to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Chris B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Cantara Cellars. It was lovely spending time with your family. You are all delightful. Warm regards, Chris Brown

Reviewed August 12, 2015

We visit Cantara Cellars at least once, if not twice a year from Texas to visit with Mike and Chris Brown, and their son, Jesse! Great people. They always make you feel at ease. So laid back. Their wine is excellent no matter if you...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Chris B, Owner at Cantara Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Cantara Cellars. We appreciate your response. Warm Regards, Chris Brown

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