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Grassini Family Vineyards

24 El Paseo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2230
+1 805-897-3366
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Fantastic Wines

Every couple of months we take the Amtrak train to Santa Barbara for the the. Grassini Wine... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Barry F
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Great pours and try the chocolate with the red wines

Suggested by Au Bon Climat and well worth the visit. Very friendly tasting room associates. Nice... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2017
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Grassini Family Vineyards is a family-owned and operated, boutique winery. We specialize in limited production Bordeaux wines made exclusively from our estate vineyard in the Happy Canyon AVA of Santa Barbara. We farm our estate vineyard to its fullest potential using renewable and sustainable resources. When you're in downtown Santa Barbara, be sure to visit our dog-friendly wine tasting room - one of the few wine tasting rooms with an outdoor patio in Santa Barbara! We're located just steps off State Street in the historic El Paseo Center. Taste our incredible Bordeaux wines, and then explore the paseos and courtyards of the Presidio Neighborhood, where you'll find several other wine tasting rooms, wonderful restaurants, and fantastic boutiques!
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24 El Paseo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2230
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Every couple of months we take the Amtrak train to Santa Barbara for the the. Grassini Wine tasting room is great. Wine and staff are excellent and very knowledgeable about their wine and vineyards. Great stop in a beautiful area.

Thank Barry F
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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Suggested by Au Bon Climat and well worth the visit. Very friendly tasting room associates. Nice selection f red wines and nice pours. Try the chocolates!

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Reviewed June 7, 2017

I had never been to this little nook before but I'm glad that Yelp helped me find it. Off of State Street, you go into these beautiful little back shops where there are several options for wine tasting. Enjoyed the flight (and the yelp check...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2017

Nice tasting room in downtown Santa Barbara. Very good 2013 Grassini Cabernet Sauvignon, but slightly overpriced at $65 a bottle. My grandson also liked the 2014 Articondo Bordeaux blend for $45. One of our $15 tasting fees was waived with the purchase of three bottles....More

Thank David from La Palma
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Reviewed November 27, 2016

For a truly memorable experience, skip the tasting room and book with one of the wine tours. You will go to the winery itself which is in stunning Happy Canyon. Get a tour of how the wine is made. I'll bet the wine tastes MUCH...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Red wine flight. We enjoyed each one. Tasting room cute & cozy. Staff very friendly and very knowledgeable. Nice variety of items for sale. Souvenirs/keepsakes. Fun wine tasting right off State street in SB.

Thank Gloria A
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Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

The wine was rich in flavor, and surrounded by charming people and craftsmanship. The cabs have an earthiness that is distinct to the region. But, they have an even more beautiful vineyard than their tasting room. If you can, make your way over and book...More

Thank David J
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice people working here, laid back and charming winery in town. Prices are not too bad, and service is good. TIP: take in your own chocolate or cheese, it makes a nice component to the wine tastings and they have some available but are limited....More

Thank Roxanne R
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Reviewed June 18, 2015

The wines weren't cheap, but they were very good. The woman behind the bar wasn't quite as open and friendly as the men at Au Bon Climat and Margerum had been, but she did know a lot about the wines.

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Reviewed June 10, 2015

After trying all the wine stops in the Funk Zone we made it to Grassini and almost did not go as they are a bit of a distance from the FZ. This was the first wine tasting of that said buy me and we did...More

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