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Bridlewood Estate Winery

3555 Roblar Ave, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9724
+1 805-688-9000 ext. 2223
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Beautiful Setting

This was a very enjoyable wine tasting. The location was easy to find. The setting was so pretty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paula Dean E
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LOVE it - though tasting can be a little pricey if you are not a member!

I LOVE this winery - have been a member for 2 yrs now and no plan to switch soon. love all their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jessica Y
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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 own. Enjoy our limited release wines in our intimate tasting room and experience a distinctive taste of this beautiful region.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“wine club” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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3555 Roblar Ave, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9724
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+1 805-688-9000 ext. 2223
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank Paula Dean E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Jessica Y
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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

Thank Dena G
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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

Thank JonGoWest
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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.

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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

Thank StudioCityMark
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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

Thank Catherine C
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Fun and friendly group pouring wine. We sad down in the club member large barrel room (they opened it to all during the Christmas Season), and they served us at our table while we had our own picnic lunch inside. What they are pouring is...More

2  Thank Dan R
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Not only is the wine good at this vineyard, but the grounds are so beautiful. Right now the trees are turning a beautiful red. Don't miss a photo opt by delaying a visit.

Thank Carol G
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Bridlewood is one of the most beautiful wineries in the region. The wine isn't bad either! All of their wines are pretty affordable and easy to drink. The grounds used to be an equestrian center. The architecture of the winery reminds me of an old...More

Thank travelingjamie
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