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Ancient Peaks Winery

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Go for the estate wines

We did a tasting and were initially underwhelmed by the selection. However, our server started to... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2019
ThomasTSF
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San Francisco, California
Leisurely and delicious

Yesterday we decided to have lunch at the Ancient Peaks Winery... and were pleasantly surprised. We... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2019
EllenFeadFields
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Santa Margarita, California
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Our estate Margarita Vineyard stands alone as the southernmost vineyard in the Paso Robles region, tucked against the Santa Lucia Mountains just 14 miles from the Pacific Ocean. Here the vines unfold along a rare array of five distinct soil types...more
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22720 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita, CA 93453-8668
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Reviewed May 22, 2019

We did a tasting and were initially underwhelmed by the selection. However, our server started to pour some of their estate wines and we were pleasantly surprised. The space is great for a weekend get together. There was a musician when we were there, but...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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apwinery, Manager at Ancient Peaks Winery, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Thank you for visiting us recently! We appreciate your feedback and were happy that you enjoyed our estate wines. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 15, 2019

Yesterday we decided to have lunch at the Ancient Peaks Winery... and were pleasantly surprised. We sat outside under a very generous umbrella. Though the winery is right next to El Camino Real, the experience is very pleasant as you are surrounded by planters and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Arriving at this restaurant/wine tasting room in pouring rain this spring, I could still imagine how beautiful it would be in the fruiting season, sitting outside in the sunshine. But, alas, it was a refuge from the rain. The salads were spectacular, the best both...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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apwinery, Manager at Ancient Peaks Winery, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

We're so happy you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 11, 2019

The hotel gave us a complimentary tasting for 2 coupon to try the place and glad we did. Nice people inside who were friendly helpful and my friend and I ended up buying two bottle of wine. This was only one of two places we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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apwinery, Manager at Ancient Peaks Winery, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2019

Thank you for visiting! We're glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again next time!

Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

A group of us had lunch there today - wow, my sandwich and soup were excellent ! I had their roast beef sandwich. I feel at a loss for words to detail its contents, flavors, textures, etc. but it was one of the best I’ve...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

My family and I had just finished having a wonderful experience on the Santa Margarita ziplines, the staff was outstanding to say the least. After we were done we decided to check out the Ancient Peaks winery and to maybe get a bite to eat...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

My first trip to Ancient Peaks was a wow and became a wine club member. Was recently in the area and stopped by again. Love their reds, esp. their Cab and Malbec. not a big fan of whites. Did purchase a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Quality wines in Paso Robles. I know well French wines and sell a selection of wines from South France. Definitely these ones are well built. Go for it, no hesitation !

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank tetrodon
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We stopped by to taste and were pleasantly surprised. Excellent selection at reasonable prices. We have subsequently joined their wine club and consider it a regular activity. They have periodic events, bands over at their ranch, winery, located just outside of town. The tastings, catering,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

We were meeting a dear friend at The Range for dinner, but she had to work later. She suggested we hang out at Ancient Peaks. What a great tip! When we entered the tasting room, it was fairly busy on a Thursday afternoon at 4.30,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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apwinery, Manager at Ancient Peaks Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Knabebug, thank you for the kind words and we are so glad that you had a great experience! We look forward to hosting you soon, since you are now part of the Ancient Peaks family!

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