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Ponte Winery

35053 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-4008
+1 951-694-8855
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Fine versatile wines

This was my second visit to Ponte. Fortunately it had been some time since my last visit and they... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amanda C
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Washington, DC
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The people who work here know how to make a visitor feel welcome. The tasting room is attractive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Codiak!
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British Columbia, Canada
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Located in the heart of Temecula Wine Country, Ponte Winery sits on more than 300 acres of vineyards. The winery offers guests a relaxing “Day in the Country” experience, with its spacious rustic-style tasting room, al fresco dining and elegant Italian gardens. Visitors can enjoy tours of the winemaking process, participate in special events like the Annual Grape Stomp Festival, or work with the winery’s event planners to create an exceptional wine country wedding or other group event. The Tasting Room is open 7 days a week, from 10am-5pm. Tastings include 6 pours, and are $20 per person Monday – Friday, and $25 per person Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays. Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Please be advised that on the weekends (Saturday & Sunday) only Limos and Buses with a prior Limo Reservation will be allowed to enter the winery between 10am-12pm.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“wine tasting” (48 reviews)
“wine club” (27 reviews)
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35053 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-4008
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was my second visit to Ponte. Fortunately it had been some time since my last visit and they had a 2016 Late Harvest Red I never had been acquainted with. True to its description the wine was fully of jam and berries. A smooth...More

Thank Amanda C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The people who work here know how to make a visitor feel welcome. The tasting room is attractive and the wines worth a try. Enjoy!

Thank Codiak!
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu design was solid and the wines are all great but delivery of dish quality and service was very rushed and mediocre. The staff all seemed to be just trying to get through their sunday shift. Great locale there and ive had other visits...More

Thank Eric L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A mountain backdrop with green vineyards all around makes Temecula an attractive place. I was visiting the lavender fields and Temecula berry company for the last day of the season then stopped off for some wine with a view. Ponte offers an elevated experience with...More

Thank Courtnie C
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

This was a really pretty place to go. The people there were great and really nice. Was not impressed with the wines. They had a nice selection, but did not like the flavor at all. The shop they have in the tasting area is nice...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

Watch out with Ponte. All departments are independent of one another. You sign a contract and it leaves no room to change one thing. My original number was 30, a year ago. Before the final days for. Changes i changed it to 24. Who knew...More

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Thank Susan M
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Our group of six (3 siblings and their spouses) recently took the Premium Tour and Tasting with Yvonne as our guide. We had the BEST time touring the gorgeous property in the large golf-cart style vehicle as well as seeing some of the processing areas,...More

Thank Maui2014NMR
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Wow, we had a group of 8 for tasting, this was a group of women between 40 and 65 years old, we were thereto taste and buy, they had cancelled out lunch reservation because of their unorganized event person. That also canceled our tasting appointment,...More

Thank Rosemary B
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PonteWinery, Manager at Ponte Winery, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Thank you for your review of Ponte Winery. We regret to hear that your experience fell short of excellence. We would like to know more regarding your visit. Please call us directly at 951-694-8855 and ask to speak with Ty Tyler, Guest Services Manager, at...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

This was my second time to the tasting room, but this tasting was not nearly as pleasant as the first one. Ponte has a reputation for robust red wines. The last time we visited, there were 6 reds on the menu and another 2 bottles...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Spent a spectacular Saturday night eating outside at the winery enjoying live music and delicious appetizers . A beautiful winery with excellent food to match. Enjoyed wine with cheese and meat board and an ahi tuna salad. Service was very good and the atmosphere is...More

Thank Linda B
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