We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bernardus Winery and Vineyard

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Our favorite tasting...hands down.

We were staying at the Lodge/Spa, so we got a complimentary tasting. And, boy were we pleased... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
mwakamo
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Lunch was divine

Friends went to lunch we had a blast sat outside by the crochet field had wonderful food it was... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Jana B
,
Carmel Valley, California
via mobile
Read all 72 reviews
21
All photos (21)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“wine tasting”(14 reviews)
“tasting room”(17 reviews)
“pinot noir”(6 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
57°
40°
Jan
57°
40°
Feb
57°
41°
Mar
Contact
5 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9564
Website
+1 800-223-2533
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (72)
Filter reviews
71 results
Traveler rating
45
18
4
3
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
45
18
4
3
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews wine tasting tasting room pinot noir wine club great atmosphere fell in love nice tasting marinus sampling taste pon server winery meritage reds par drinkers
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 71 reviews
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We were staying at the Lodge/Spa, so we got a complimentary tasting. And, boy were we pleased! The wines were all really great. Our server was very knowledgeable and let us try just about everything. The patio was lovely and relaxing -- we literally spent...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mwakamo
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Friends went to lunch we had a blast sat outside by the crochet field had wonderful food it was really delicious

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jana B
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I was there alone for a quick wine-tasting, but was welcomed by the server (Phil) and then by a friendly group of fellow tasters. The wines were all first rate, especially the Pinot Noirs, which were some of the best I have tasted anywhere.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DaveIndy
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous pinots served by knowledgeable and fun servers... Classic , simple wine tasting at its best.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank traveltarot
Reviewed April 28, 2018

My wife and I fell in love with Bernardus' Pinot Noir(s) a few years ago on a visit to Monterey. We did not join the wine club but would buy from them from time to time to have nicer wine for special occasions. This past...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Jellyfish0
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Andrea helped us select our wine. She was very knowledgeable and helpful with our selections. We had a great time sampling and it didn't break the bank!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Deirdre J
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This review is only for the reds - didn't try the white wines. Good winery overall for reds but not 5-star, especially for the price. One of the Pinots was amazing (the Pisoni, in which they source from Gary Pisoni). But the others weren't up...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Shaun T
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We've always liked the Pinot from here. If you like a cab, see if you can get the Parrot Ranch. It's an off brand for Bernardus, but we really like it, especially for a much lower price than the typical Meritage. The Meritage is always...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank cvtcss
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a tasting and ended up joining the wine club! The wines are really nice and we enjoyed visiting with the other tasters! One of the best wineries in CarmelValley!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank stephaniegN8172EX
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We went on a wine hunt after being chased from Napa/Sonoma. We aren't big pinot noir drinkers, but really enjoyed the sauv blanc and the Marinus. Quite a difference in taste (and cost!) between the Marinus vintages. Get the 2012.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank thepiratedoc
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
485 reviews
1.96 miles away
Carmel Valley Ranch
1,814 reviews
5.07 miles away
Quail Lodge & Golf Club
494 reviews
7.68 miles away
Comfort Inn Monterey Peninsula Airport
200 reviews
9.88 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 36 nearby restaurants
Cafe Rustica
514 reviews
.19 miles away
Corkscrew Cafe
360 reviews
.25 miles away
Roux
139 reviews
.23 miles away
Running Iron Restaurant
120 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 31 nearby attractions
Joullian Vineyards & Winery
52 reviews
.13 miles away
Holman Ranch
58 reviews
.62 miles away
Cowgirl Winery
62 reviews
.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bernardus Winery and Vineyard staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines