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Address: 2906 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2903
Phone Number: 760-720-7499
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11:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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This winery doesn't grow the grapes, but the two-medal winner at the 2000...

This winery doesn't grow the grapes, but the two-medal winner at the 2000 Orange County Fair makes an excellent red wine, and its Zinfandel is a big seller.

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A nice way to start and end the day

We are members of this winery's club and have visited the location about 4-5 times over the years. This visit, however, brought a number of pleasant changes! Witch Creek has a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael S
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Fountain Valley, California

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stumbled upon this gem of a winery in Carlsbad last week while dining at one of their sister restaurants Barrio. The wine is amazing. I didn't have one bad tasting. The staff was accommodating and super friendly. They are 1 block from the beach which is great. Their tasting are $-10-15. For $15 they send you home with a... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are members of this winery's club and have visited the location about 4-5 times over the years. This visit, however, brought a number of pleasant changes! Witch Creek has a lovely tasting bar as well as indoor or outdoor table seating. They have added plates of tasting foods that pair with their wines--it makes for a relaxing visit and... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had an absolute blast wine tasting here. Marco, our bartender, was really sweet and knowledgeable. We liked a lot of the wine but LOVED the Blackjack--we got three bottles to take home! This place is beautiful, too. If I lived in Carlsbad, I would take friends here every single visit. I cannot wait to go back next summer!

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Long Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Yes , a New Yorker did just say that this place was better than a Starbucks. It's really cool open air winery with barrels in the back and a coffee bar . They have a coffee bar as well and The coffees were from " organic places " and were excellent ! I definitely recommend stopping here for a coffee... More 

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Thank Kelly M
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We happened upon this place on it's opening day. Staff was very friendly and answered many questions for us. They roast some beans on site. I had a latte and an espresso which were both delicious and went great with the croissant and lemon cookie! Stop in if you are nearby!

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Thank Christine G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Nice and reasonably priced. Ten dollars for a tasting of six wines. Though not expensive, my friend & i couldn't drink that much because we had to drive. They let us share & we ended up buying 2 bottles. Only thing is we both like sweet wines and their sweeter wines are cider-based. Still quite good. It would be really... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Enjoyed the tastings and left with 3 different, enjoyable, inexpensive wines. Even while the tasting area was undergoing renovation to double the floor space, the staff were attentive and informative.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I was in the area for business and while heading out to dinner one night a co-worker and myself stumbled upon Witch Creek. We went in to check it out and they had a tasting deal for $10 for 6 tastings off of their wine list. I had all reds and an apple cider variation. All great. The person behind... More 

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Thank Brian F
Tempe, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Hubby and I have very different wine -- I like sweet wines and he's a "red" man. This winery pleased us both which is no small feat. Tastings were reasonable and so were the wine prices. Everyone was attentive and knew the product. Will definitely go back.

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Thank Vickie S
San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I am very sad to write this, but if this place doesn't get its act together, it's finished. We have been in here off and on since 2008, and we were members for about 2 years. The staff has always been terrific and this continues to be the case. They are under new ownership and doing some remodeling which will... More 

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