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Bridlewood Estate Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wine tasting for the day

My spouse and I went to this winery for a wine tasting and day trip. I would have to say it was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Eric N
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Los Angeles, California
Enjoy some great wine, with lovely service, in a beautiful location!

Bridlewood is one of my absolute favorites in the Santa Ynez wine region. Not only are all their... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
nsb218
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Discover the casual elegance of the Central Coast at our stunning 105-acre estate in the heart of Santa Barbara County. Built in a rustic, Spanish-style reminiscent of California’s historic missions, Bridlewood Estate Winery is a destination all its...more
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3555 Roblar Ave, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9724
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My spouse and I went to this winery for a wine tasting and day trip. I would have to say it was excellent. We did the $30 tour and arrived at 11:00 am for our private tasting. We were taken into the barrel room which...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Eric N
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Bridlewood is one of my absolute favorites in the Santa Ynez wine region. Not only are all their pours scrumptious, but the service is always super friendly, fun, and knowledgeable. If you pull up and the gate is closed don't just leave, they will let...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

First off, I am an avid wino - self-proclaimed, but everyone knows this about me. And yet, I'd never joined a wine club. I recently joined Bridlewood's, however, this past weekend. Now, one might blame the early afternoon buzz on this and one might be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This was a very enjoyable wine tasting. The location was easy to find. The setting was so pretty with lots of views.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank pauladeane2016
Reviewed August 4, 2018

I LOVE this winery - have been a member for 2 yrs now and no plan to switch soon. love all their fuller bodied block 5 and 7 syrah, and their reserve cabs are not bad at all! not cheap, and not exorbitant either! the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jessica Y
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Worst winery experience I’ve ever had in my life. I am someone who drinks wine daily and has visited wineries all over the world, including Napa, Mendoza, South Africa, France, and Italy. My boyfriend and I walked in for a tasting and were made to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dena G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Having already agreed to pay for the "Elevated Tasting" we learned half-way through that the winery is actually owned by Gallo. Doing some more research after getting home it appears that a lot of the wines are mass produced from outside the region and only...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JonGoWest
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Melissa hosted us and was very informative as well as charming! The lovely grounds and picnic area around the lake are very inviting and for club members only. We look forward to returning.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dkdoremifaAustin
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We've been off and on again wine club members here for many years. We're now in the non club phase again. On our most recent visit the pours were small, the person talking about the wines was uninterested (in a basically empty tasting area) and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful grounds. We packed a nice little lunch and had a picnic. I enjoyed all the wines we sampled (which is pretty hard to come by). We got a bottle of the Pinot Noir to enjoy by the water (went with a relative who is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Catherine C
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