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Rancho Sisquoc Winery

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Family fun day at the winery

We were in town for a family party and wanted to go with the family to a fun winery. We had 3 of... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
Rose P
Burbank, California
Sunday Afternoon out

My wife and I spent an afternoon at the winery and just relaxed and enjoyed the scenery and the... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Santa Maria, California
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Rancho Sisquoc Winery has been crafting quality wines in small quantities for over 45 years. We grow over 300 acres of superb vineyards for our award winning estate wines. Located in northern Santa Barbara County on the Sisquoc River, 14 miles east...more
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6600 Foxen Canyon Rd, Santa Maria, CA 93454-9656
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All reviews off the beaten path beautiful grounds the main road hidden gem great wine tasting room foxen canyon road wine trail nice picnic area picnic tables out of the way bring a picnic lunch great setting sunday afternoon busy saturday casual atmosphere taste wine
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Given how much wine my wife and I taste and consume in an average year we are well aware of the subjective nature of reviewing a wineries various offerings. Rancho Sisquoc is located well off the beaten path but its location is also quite pretty....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark J
Laura H, Guest Relations Manager at Rancho Sisquoc Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Dear Mark, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your tasting, but are happy that you had a good experience with our Tasting Room staff and enjoyed the beautiful surroundings. We agree that wine reviews are subjective and hope you found other...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

We were in town for a family party and wanted to go with the family to a fun winery. We had 3 of the grandkids with us and since this one is family friendly we all went and had a great time. The kids climbed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rose P
Laura H, Guest Relations Manager at Rancho Sisquoc Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting Rancho Sisquoc, we are happy to hear you and your family enjoyed the winery, cheers!

Reviewed July 22, 2018

My wife and I spent an afternoon at the winery and just relaxed and enjoyed the scenery and the area. we brought a lunch and had a couple of glasses of wine and had a very good time with the atmosphere and the very friendly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is such a fun little winery! Bring a picnic, sip great wine, play with your pups and lay back on their huge lawn! They offer cheese and meats for purchase as well to go along with your wine! Such a fun hidden gem off...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This place is peaceful to enjoy a glass of wine. Easy to bring the kids with for them to play outside.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We started our wine tour at this location and happy we did! It is out of the way and on its own narrow road but worth it. On Sunday afternoon, bring a picnic lunch, buy a bottle of wine and relax while enjoying the outdoor...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dianne H
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Rancho Sisqouc Winery is a destination that you just can’t happen upon because it is about four miles up a private road which makes it a great place to get away from the crowds. Very nice wines with excellent grounds for a picnic lunch. One...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

A small winery with wonderful wine and a wonderful staff. It has historic value as well as holding the distinction of providing a tasting venue that places you within view of the very vineyards that supplied the grapes. The grounds provide a friendly, relaxing and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ksharum
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We love to try smaller wineries that are like a hidden gem. Ranch Sisquoc did not disappoint. The property has a picnic ground which is well kept and pleasant. The tasting room is small, but we had an enjoyable tasting experience and got to learn...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Daba2010
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Unlike all the other wineries that are right off Foxen canyon road, this particular winery is hidden a mile plus into the hills so this visit includes a beautiful drive and great setting. The tasting room itself is smaller than most but even with a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Carlos S
March 11, 2018|
Response from JohnandDeb2 | Reviewed this property |
Last time we were there it was $10 per person, and you keep the glass which is unique.