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Cakebread Cellars

8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 800-588-0298
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Skip this one - there are better wine tasting experiences!

My husband and I have been visiting Napa Valley for decades. We used to visit back in the day when... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Peggy P
Concord, California
Cakebread is Awesome!

Booked my reservation back in May of 2017 for a November trip. They not only had the booking (with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Argyle, Texas
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This winery specializes in producing wine to go with particular types of food and sells most of its wines to restaurants throughout the world.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573

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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I have been visiting Napa Valley for decades. We used to visit back in the day when tastings were free and the tasting room was a simple, small space. Over the years wine tasting has become big business with most wineries charging...More

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked my reservation back in May of 2017 for a November trip. They not only had the booking (with no credit card, nor guarantee) but also had notes about my conversation with Linda. There were 4 of us on the tour, but my father-in-law was...More

Thank gillespyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I came to Napa with another couple and we all agreed we wish we went to a different winery instead of this one. In all fairness, I also think that the rainy weather hindered our experience here because we did not get...More

Thank omalleyj20
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This was our first stop on our Napa winery tour and we lucked out. Our group got a beautiful tasting outside by a very knowledgable and friendly member of the Cakebread family who walked us thru not only all of their wines, but a ton...More

Thank Jig1600
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The gardens are so attractive with the mix of flowers, vegetables, herbs. So fun to stroll through them. The wine tasting itself was rather a let down for me. We were all standing around a bar surrounded by empty wine barrels. Not one chip offered...More

Thank WeSawIt2013
Reviewed October 16, 2017

We stopped in for a tasting without reservations and got a bit lucky to get paired up with a group that had room for 2 more. The tasting was in a chilled wine storage room, which always adds to the experience. Cakebread makes some excellent...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip to Napa so we have done more than two dozen wine tasting. We were looking forward to this sit down wine tasting. The guide was excellent. She was passionate and well informed. The wine selection was just ok IMO. The...More

Reviewed October 6, 2017

We really enjoyed the in-depth tour, which included tastings along the route. The walking tour took us to the vineyard, a cool vegetable and fruit garden (complete with loofah plants), patio, wine press machine and extensive cellar. The wines are good, the architecture of the...More

Thank trip-o-rama
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We went for a food and wine pairing, which consisted of four different wines with a complementary appetizer for each, in a VERY elegant dining room. . Unusual for me, I liked every one of the wines selected and three out of four of the...More

Thank KathrynAugust
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Cakebread is usually associated with Chardonnay, but that's not our thing. We had guests visiting that really wanted to go there. Reservations are a must! We were so pleasantly surprised by a red only tasting. It was outstanding. Led my a seasoned team member, she...More

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