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Au Bon Climat Tasting Room

813 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2289
+1 805-963-7999
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Our beautiful tasting room is located in downtown Santa Barbara just one street off of State Street. We offer flights of 6 wines for tastings. We are the only tasting room in town where you can taste library selections! Please come visit us soon.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pinot noir” (9 reviews)
“great wine” (2 reviews)
“chards” (2 reviews)
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813 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2289
+1 805-963-7999
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

EXCELLENT Pinots. But I should note that they only make (or at least serve) Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs. Bette was super helpful and friendly - she took great care of us! If you like pinots, I highly recommend visiting this tasting room!

Thank heatherhr2010
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We were in town for a little wine tasting tour, and saw Au Bon was one of the recommended rooms. Before our trip, we tried an Au Bon Climat Chardonnay, and were impressed. The tasting room experience was more impressive. Emily recommended an upgraded tasting...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We sat outside for our wine flight and had a pleasant hour or so. The staff were knowledgeable and chatty, without being intrusive. None of the wines really stood out for us but the wine flight was good value and it was much calmer here...More

Thank Corb2000
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I are huge supporters of Au Bon Climat wines, and made it one of our top priorities of places to visit. It did not disappoint- Emily was in the tasting room that day; she is incredibly knowledgable and friendly. We will definitely...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Very nice tasting room & good wines, especially the Bien Nacido Pinot Noir. Here's a little more to fill my character requirement.

Thank TNT46
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We were walking down the street and a gentleman next to us recommended that we go into this tasting room. So happy that we did . The wines were wonderful . We got to taste several of their wines. Joined the wine club and walked...More

Thank Leonora P
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We had a wonderful tasting at the tasting bar. The wines were execellent. It was very hard to decide which ones to but. The Chards and Pinots are excellent but I loved the Sangiovese blend and the Nebbiolo very good too.

Thank ScubagirlToronto
Reviewed 28 October 2016

went to ABC while in port on a cruise...had a wonderful wine tasting experience with Emily...she handled us and another small group with ease and knowledge. The wines are very good and come in a wide price range.

Thank Alaire O
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Ugh. While I suppose it is convenient that this tasting room is in downtown Santa Barbara, it was not an enjoyable experience. We headed in on a Friday afternoon. The bar was occupied, so we were told to sit at the side table. It was...More

Thank brmusicman
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We went in after lunching at the restaurant nearby. There were two tasting menu selections, one basic, another, reserve that included the chardonnay that they promoted as having a high score at a higher price. We decided to take the latter. We did not really...More

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