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Shady Creek Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Wine and cheese

We had a lovely time relaxing in a romantic atmosphere as we drink a great bottle of wine with... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Donald H
Michigan City, Indiana
via mobile

Staff are very friendly and treat regular customers like family. It easy to feel at home here. The... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
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"A great winery experience on the southern Lake Michigan shore". Featuring custom crafted wines and a first class facility situated on nearly 20 acres of grounds with expansive views, comfortable patios, covered porches, fireplaces, tasting room...more
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2030 Tryon Rd, Michigan City, IN 46360-2814
+1 219-874-9463
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an outing with girlfriends and were excited upon entering the venue. It has a welcoming and comfortable feeling. However, to do any tastings, you had to stand at the bar and are not allowed to sit on stools even though there was plenty...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank letstravelandhavefun
oenophile09, Owner at Shady Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lets travel and have fun: Thank you for visiting Shady Creek Winery. I'm glad you enjoyed the tasting room and the food. Our rules are in place to insure that everyone can enjoy the winery, we experience unpredictable arrivals to the tasting room so...More

Reviewed February 24, 2019

My Aunt and I were went and checked this place out, because couple of our friends said it was a great spot for wine and relaxing, well it wasn't the greatest, the guy that waited on us was Rude to us and he acted like...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Audene R
oenophile09, Owner at Shady Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Audene R: Thank you for visiting Shady Creek, we try very hard to make everyone feel right at home as most of our reviewers can attest to. It sounds like our server may have missed the mark on matching the tasting presentation to your needs...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely time relaxing in a romantic atmosphere as we drink a great bottle of wine with cheese and crackers.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Donald H
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Staff are very friendly and treat regular customers like family. It easy to feel at home here. The wine, mostly grown from Lodi, CA grapes, is delicious and the pizzas are great too. Thank you for a great experience!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mbeau777
Reviewed January 5, 2019

I came here one weekend for the first time. I was excited. I frequently visit Michigan city for the wineries and decided to venture to someplace new outside of our typical.There is plenty of parking. They have indoor and outdoor seating. The customer service was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank tchsister
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Hours show open til 7 pm, show up at 5 pm and gentleman meets us at the door and says “what’s the plan?” What’s the plan is to come to your winery and have some wine. Rude and hours are off on website. Would NOT...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Drew S
oenophile09, Owner at Shady Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

Drew S: Thank you for stopping by the winery. I'm sorry you experienced confusion over business hours during this holiday period. Our official hours are always posted on our website and facebook page, we cannot control the accuracy of other 3rd party sites like google,...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Always like to support local businesses and this one is a no brainer. Great indoor and outdoor spaces to taste wine and enjoy snacks that compliment their wine. Wine club members enjoy free tastings for up to 4 people per visit you choose the wine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Monique R
Reviewed November 20, 2018

A friend invited me to a wine tasting at Shady Creek. She is a member and she invited me to try the assortment of flavors. We enjoyed 5 tastes and then bought a glass of our favorite and took it outside to enjoy!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IndianaDaisy
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

I waited on a guy while working in Ptown this summer. We talked about all kinds of things and what I was doing this winter. He told me all about the winery his sister works for and how I will see her red VW bug...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I visited Shady creek on a winery tour with a group of friends and family. Our group leader made reservations prior to us attending the trip as we were celebrating a birthday. Upon entering the winery, I asked for the contact per our reservation as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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oenophile09, Owner at Shady Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Wow! This group was so well organized they went to the wrong winery, in a different state and time zone, then arrived early for their private taste and glass event. Our tasting room staff scrambled to accommodate the group earlier than expected in their private...More

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May 29, 2015|
Response from applegirl57 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't recall the rule regarding age for admittance. And I don't remember if I saw any children there. It seems to me that they might accommodate. I would check their website.