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Ventana Vineyards

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2999 Monterey-Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-372-7415
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First Stop on Wine Trolley Tour

The girls pouring tastes here were very nice and very helpful in explaining what we were tasting... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2012
David G
,
Hoover
Great Tasting Room Next Door To Tarpy's Roadhouse

If you can't make it out to the Salinas Valley, check out this tasting room in Monterey. They have... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2012
Dan M
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Monterey
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 30, 2015
“Very good Wine”
Oct 16, 2014
“Great wine, lackluster service”
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2999 Monterey-Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA 93940
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+1 831-372-7415
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Reviewed August 24, 2012

The girls pouring tastes here were very nice and very helpful in explaining what we were tasting, how to do it and what to expect. The selections that they had were very nice and we purchased two bottles. My wife even found a red that...More

Thank David G
Reviewed August 4, 2012

If you can't make it out to the Salinas Valley, check out this tasting room in Monterey. They have all the wines that are available and will spend time with you enriching your knowledge about the local wine scene.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed July 23, 2012

We hit Ventana on a tour but I would have loved more time to stay and stroll around. The tour guide there was very funny and knowledgeable. He never once made us feel like we didn't know what we were doing (and maybe we didn't)....More

Thank lisaland
Reviewed May 27, 2012

We've been here many times and it's never disappointed. Friendly, knowlegeable staff. Winery is in an historical setting next to Tarpy's Restaurant. There is a nice outdoor area set in the oak trees as well as a room which you can rent for a special...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2012

We have visited both the Ventana tasting rooms, one in Salinas and the other in Monterey, adjacent to Tarpy's. They are both very different in terms of feel, but either one is very unique and fun. In Monterey we sat out on a lovely stone...More

Thank mcdedrick
Reviewed February 14, 2012

Really like their wines and tasting room is next to Tarpy's Roadhouse

Thank Good_Life07
Reviewed January 20, 2012

I suppose it is up to your taste but I felt most of the wines they selected were not that great you could get better at Trader Joes. We did buy a dessert wine and the cabernet, but when we went elsewhere the wines were...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2011

Outstanding wine at a reasonable price- this is a must for those who enjoy a bit of tasting while touring the coast.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed December 13, 2011

As long as Sir Richard and Lady LaKeisha are pouring, you will never go wrong with the wines of Ventana, wine education and a lot of laughter!

1  Thank Emily J
Reviewed October 22, 2011

My sister and I started off our wine tasting here. The wine was good but the experience was underwhelming. The woman presenting the tasting just didn't seem that into it. A very dry experience!

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