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Rutherford Hill Winery

200 Rutherford Hill Road, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 707-963-1871
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We invite you to join us for an unparalleled wine country experience. Nestled high in the Eastern Hills, Rutherford Hill Winery commands spectacular views overlooking the Rutherford bench of Napa Valley. Enjoy them-along with a glass of your favorite varietal-from our ever popular Oak Grove picnic grounds, or tour our extensive hillside wine caves, carved deep into the cliffs behind the winery. Explore our wide collection of hand-crafted wines in our tasting room or on our patio, and find the perfect one to please your palate.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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200 Rutherford Hill Road, Rutherford, CA 94573
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"picnic area"
in 23 reviews
"cave tour"
in 26 reviews
"chocolate covered blueberries"
in 8 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 9 reviews
"overlooking the valley"
in 7 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 26 reviews
"nice cave"
in 3 reviews
"cave system"
in 3 reviews
"tasting room"
in 20 reviews
"reserve a table"
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"buy a bottle"
in 6 reviews
"wine club"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful location"
in 6 reviews
"great tour"
in 8 reviews
"great wine"
in 10 reviews
"knowledgeable staff"
in 3 reviews
"club members"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for a tasting. The tasting fee was $30, so we shared a tasting. We decided to buy a Chardonnay, wrongly assuming the tasting fee would be waived if we bought a bottle of wine. So a $30 dollar wine...More

Thank mavisjune
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on recommendation and advised to take a picnic. We purchased a cheese selection from the Oxbow in Napa and went to Rutherford Hill with the plan to buy a bottle of wine for later. We were given a few tasters and chose...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice tasting room good wines, server seemed knowledgeable about the wines. Nothing special stands out about the experience

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

I enjoyed this place. They have a wonderful selection of wine, and an area to just relax with family and/or friends, or just plain solo, indoors or outdoors. If you choose to visit you should make it a point to take advantage of their wine...More

Thank trainwithdavid
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

We went there on a sunny Sunday afternoon with friends, there were a lot of fine wines, live music and good service, we spent several hours. We felt like VIPs.

Thank TorKr
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Rutherford was our third and last winery on the list for my sister's 50th birthday. The caver tour and tasting cost us $50 per person. There were four of us. In all of our opinions, going to Rutherford was a COMPLETE WASTE OF TIME AND...More

2  Thank Nerinna
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This was the low point of all our tastings and tours during our anniversary weekend. Our tour guide was very condescending to other guests and was more worried about arguing with private drivers parked in the wrong parking spot than his guests. (He actually abandoned...More

Thank David C
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We’ve never had such an amazing wine tasting as we did at Rutherford Hills Winery. We’ve experienced Niagara and Tuscany but all those wineries don’t come close to this wonderful experience. The welcoming and educational experience and of course fabulous wines sets the standard. Joseph...More

Thank Wayneclark17
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Very good wine, nice grounds...e did not do a tour but would recommend to others if you have time. Allow for time to just sit and enjoy the view. Beautiful.

Thank Mindy R
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We made a spur of the moment visit to Napa and while the winery tour was booked, we were able to schedule a tasting. Our host was very knowledgeable and explained the differences in the wines we sampled, along with the winemaking process. He was...More

Thank Jim B
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