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Vinos Finos

$$ - $$$, Spanish, Argentinean
8450 Honeycutt Rd, Suite 110 Lafayette Village Shopping Center, Raleigh, NC 27615-2264
+1 919-747-9233
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (12 reviews)
“empanadas” (14 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Spanish, Argentinean, South American
$$ - $$$
8450 Honeycutt Rd, Suite 110 Lafayette Village Shopping Center, Raleigh, NC 27615-2264
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I tried this place last night on our trip to Raleigh and it was a pleasure. There was a some what obscure South American wine I had been in search of for several years and although it was not on the menu...More

Thank Shawn D
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kindness. I am glad you enjoyed yourselves. Come back soon!

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been here in a while and was excited to return. We sat at the bar around 9 on a Saturday night. There were 3 servers behind the 10 seat bar. After about 10 minutes we were able to make eye contact with one of...More

Thank PB62757
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback, particularly when we fail to exceed your expectations. I am sorry we did not meet your expectations. I agree it should not take us ten minutes to answer a question about a wine flight but I do...More

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Went here to get some delicate tapas and nice wine - but this place in much much more! Nice atmosphere, live music, dedicated and friendly staff and amazing food. Tried various tapas and they were all world class. I have travelled a lot a enjoy...More

Thank Bos_DK
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind and helpful words. So glad you were able to join us. Hope to see you and your friends soon!

Reviewed March 15, 2018

Visited with friends, we all loved every moment. Wines were wonderful, the Malbec delicious. The bacon wrapped dates were lovely, and the grilled Caesar Salad with Salmon added was perfection. What a great find we made and will return next time I am through Raleigh....More

Thank KShad
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thanks for the review. What do we need to do to get a 5 star? Always want to improve. Thanks and come back soon.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

Elegantly appointed space with an excellent selection of South American (and other) bottled wines and a nice by the glass set of offerings. Very nice selection of tapas. Empanadas, grilled shrimp, fingerling potatoes and meatballs were all very good. Nice looking selection of large dishes...More

Thank Stuart G
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write the review. Hope you come back and try some more things on our menu. Hope we see you again..soon!

Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Had wife and daughter join me for a dinner. We had delicious cheese board and empanadas for starters and salads and lamb stew for the main course. The wine by the glass was delicious. Very comfortable setting, prompt and courteous service, no stress.

Thank Louis A
Patrick W, Owner at Vinos Finos, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Thanks for your kind words. So happy your wife could join you. Come back again soon!

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for a date night and sampled a few of their Tapas menu items. It was all good, but our favourite was the panko breaded goat cheese cakes with arugula, roasted tomatoes and fig balsamic dressing. It's not a cheap restaurant, but...More

Thank JeffC123
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

What a wine selection! What amazing food! What an awesome waitstaff! I can't believe we didn't find this restaurant sooner. A great find and I'm certain we will make this a weekly tradition!

Thank RaleighGirl714
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Great place to order a bottle of wine and try many different small plates. Great for sharing. We love to go there and order a bunch of different things to try. Go for the Tuna Nachos (a nacho only in name), absolutely delish! Also love...More

Thank Calval27
Reviewed July 3, 2017

The service was excellent and the atmosphere was like being in a cafe in Italy. There wine selectionis excellent and the food was very good.!

Thank gslowry
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Jean B
July 18, 2015|
Response from Deb0904 | Reviewed this property |
You don't need reservations and it will not be busy at all around lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 AM
4:00 PM - 9:30 AM
4:00 PM - 9:30 AM
4:00 PM - 9:30 AM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8450 Honeycutt Rd, Suite 110 Lafayette Village Shopping Center, Raleigh, NC 27615-2264 (Formerly Vinos Finos y Picadas Wine Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-747-9233
  • E-mail
We are Raleigh's Best Tapas and Wine Bar, located in the lovely European Village called Lafayette Village. We have wonderful outdoor patio dining and a great ambiance inside. A romantic setting that is great for conversation and a refreshing glass of wine. We have fantastic food that complements our extensive wine list. Call us to make your reservation or visit our website. We look forward to serving you.
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