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Mount Palomar Winery

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Address: 33820 Rancho California Rd., Temecula, CA 92591
Phone Number: 18008545177
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Mount Palomar Winery is one of the oldest wineries in the Temecula Valley....

Mount Palomar Winery is one of the oldest wineries in the Temecula Valley. Established in 1969, Mount Palomar is located on 315 acres of land in the heart of Temecula Wine Country. Escape for a day and tour the winery, take in the breathtaking views of the vineyards and the valley, and enjoy a wine tasting with friends. Mount Palomar Winery is also available as a venue for weddings, receptions, and private events.

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If you're a fan of Cabernet Franc, this is the place.

We drop in every couple of weeks to grab a few bottles. Cabernet Franc can be hard to come by, and Mt Palomar's is very nice. Haven't tried eating there or attended a function... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
abgwin
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San Diego, California
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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Shar is one of the most knowledgeable guides that we ran across on our trip to Temecula. She is probably more the person for a serious wine drinker versus a touristy wine taster (nothing wrong with that!) We purchased the Shorty's Bistro red and look forward to this as an affordable every day type drink. We also purchased the '11... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We drop in every couple of weeks to grab a few bottles. Cabernet Franc can be hard to come by, and Mt Palomar's is very nice. Haven't tried eating there or attended a function there yet, but it looks like a great venue.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in to Mount Palomar for some ceviche and wine tasting. Sher was an excellent host and pourer, and the food was delicious. The grounds were also very nice, with tons of photo spots. Thank you for taking care of us - we'll be back!

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Banning, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their new restaurant with full bar is absolutely wonderful!! The service was excellent and when we ordered a wine that was not what we expected, they immediately substituted with no issue whatsoever. It's a beautiful facility and one of the best values in wine country. We will go again and have recommended it to several people.

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Eichenau b. München, Deutschland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent informed and informative staff; splendid wines and attractive snacks. Delightful Italian patio/ garden. Well worth a visit.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love their wine - the Castelletto is so good! My husband loves the Sherry. They have a great outdoor area to hang out at.

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Park City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited this winery a couple of times, and have never been disappointed! My favorites are their Sherry and Port Wines! They've recently upgraded their facility adding a restaurant, which is great for a quick salad and relaxing atmosphere!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The servers are great here. Very friendly and knowledgeable. They also have a great wine selection, so there's something for everyone.

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Carson, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Mount Palomar winery is in wine country Temecula on Ranch California where the large wineries are located. The seating area and grounds of this winery is beautiful and large. Plenty of tables and chairs to sit and relax while sipping your wine. The staff is knowledgeable and helpful. Wine selection is excellent and the food at their restaurant is good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Just good enough. Regular to low vine. Great views and gardens. A little expensive. They seem to favor club members. The girls that attend in the cava smile but look as if were tired.

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