We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sunshine Mill Winery

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
Lots of character

What a cool venue for a tasting room. All the old great is still in place including the Edison... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Martin C
via mobile
Nice wine tasting

The building is not only beautiful from the outside but inside it is even better! We had a wine... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Haarlem, The Netherlands
via mobile
Read all 82 reviews
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“old mill”(14 reviews)
“flour mill”(14 reviews)
“tasting room”(13 reviews)
The Sunshine Mill now houses Quenett and Copa Di Vino wineries owned and operated by James and Molli Martin, both from The Dalles. Quenett Winery released its first vintage in 2002 and burst onto the wine scene with its outstanding vintages of...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
901 E 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058-2905
+1 541-298-8900
Improve This Listing
Reviews (82)
Filter reviews
82 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews old mill flour mill tasting room wine tasting crackers fun place copa de vino tallest building nice wine biscuits unique setting love this place worth a visit interesting history the columbia gorge equipment wineries
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 82 reviews
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

What a cool venue for a tasting room. All the old great is still in place including the Edison engine. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. The wines are pretty good too. A fun place to stop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martin C
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

The building is not only beautiful from the outside but inside it is even better! We had a wine tasting and some cheese. The staff is great and tells all about the pkace and gave a goos restaurant tip as well! A must do when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank muppie2015
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Lot's of interesting history and so much to look at. A nice cool place to stop in and just look at all the cool stuff . The staff is very friendly and inviting, even if you don't drink wine.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sandswastling
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Wonderful wines, great service and a unique set up for gatherings. The room under the Silos is just amazing.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kimm L
Reviewed April 14, 2018

A beautifully restored old flour mill, inside and out Inside is all kinds of artwork, antiques, and old mill equipment. Taste a selection of wines from the Columbia Gorge. Fun place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lck68
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere is eclectic and cool. Food plates fit the vibe and are delicious. It's best asset us the people who work there. During your tasting they want to know your story and many times post your picture and story on their website. It's not just...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank RobbieH492
Reviewed November 25, 2017

We enjoyed a bit of wine tasting as well as seeing this cool, preserved old mill? I strongly recommend the warm Brie with preserves!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Kory K
Reviewed November 3, 2017

One of my adult daughters and family recently moved to The Dalles, OR. My husband and I took a road trip from the Central Coast of California for a visit last month. We visited a few wineries in the Columbia Gorge/Valley region and were pleasantly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank mfoxy1959
Reviewed October 30, 2017

The Sunshine Mill Winery is definitely worth a visit. And their Quenette wines are excellent especially their Cabernet Savignon. The wine tasting room is in the old Sunshine Mill where they ground the flour for Sunshine Biscuit Co. (Chez It crackers). There are lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Super fun atmosphere , great local knowledge and the history of the tallest building in The Dalles. Definitely a "should Do" stop! Home of Copa de Vino.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jodiem992
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
The Dalles Inn
580 reviews
.68 miles away
Budget Inn Motel
8 reviews
.70 miles away
Super 8 by Wyndham the Dalles OR
473 reviews
1.32 miles away
Comfort Inn Columbia Gorge
340 reviews
1.66 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 74 nearby restaurants
Petite Provence
261 reviews
.41 miles away
Baldwin Saloon
613 reviews
.59 miles away
Montira's Thai Cuisine
186 reviews
.79 miles away
Clock Tower Ales
294 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 32 nearby attractions
Old St. Peter's Landmark
38 reviews
.80 miles away
Fire Museum in City Hall
13 reviews
.60 miles away
Klindt's Bookstore
22 reviews
.46 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sunshine Mill Winery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines