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Relaxing Unpretentious Winery

Love coming here for a relaxing time. This time is was cold outside so the live entertainment was... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
San Jose, California
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One of a Kind in Milpitas

Big Dog Vineyards is a must see when you're visiting or just passing through Milpitas, It's located... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Chris C
Milpitas, California
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4545 Felter Rd, Milpitas, CA 95035-7304
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

We have lived in Milpitas for forty years. When my husband invited me out for a tasting at Big Dog, I thought he was joking. It took about 15 minutes to drive from our house up in the hills to get to Big Dog. Views...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alicerabbit
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Love coming here for a relaxing time. This time is was cold outside so the live entertainment was set up inside. We sat outside savoring our tastings by the heaters listening to the music coming from inside. Everyone is always so friendly even Daisy the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Great place to hang out with friends up in the hills of Milpitas just past Spring Valley golf course (just keep driving up the hill). The ambiance is super cool with a great view of the valley. We opted to picnic in front of the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Big Dog Vineyards is a must see when you're visiting or just passing through Milpitas, It's located near Ed Levin Park and is a Beautiful & Relaxing Site. Big Dog's Owners are super folks, very friendly, and from their stories about the business, one can...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed in Milpitas and was looking for a relaxing thing to do on a Saturday afternoon. Read the TRIP reviews and decided to head for the hills and visit BIG DOG. Picked up some snacks on the way. The view from the vineyards is beautiful....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ron2putt
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great little home spun, quality winery. The style of wine might not be for everyone (heavier cab sauv's) but very jammy and good. It's a small winery, leave the kids at home.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank pgboogie
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This place is located up in Milpitas mountains. It's a small intimate setting. Love the friendly atmosphere. Also, dog friendly too. The views are amazing along with Great wines you can taste or buy a bottle and enjoy it with a picnic you can bring...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Christina R
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I've been to Big Dog Vineyards several times and its been very enjoyable. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. And buying wine is very easy and they even have wifi! Its a great spot to spend the afternoon enjoying some wine and just hangingout. They've...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Urge4Vert
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a wonderful privately owned small vineyard with a surprisingly outstanding selection of fine wines for tasting (and buying). The wines are made in house using both the grapes that they grow and also paired with other local vineyards. I was surprised at the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank mhegquist
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This vineyard is a beautiful, fun getaway. We loved the intimate atmosphere and we learned so much about the wine that we were served. We will definitely be coming back!

Date of experience: February 2016
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