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Rideau Vineyard

1562 Alamo Pintado Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-9756
+1 805-688-0717
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A wonderful place to spend an afternoon!

We have been coming here for some years now. Beautiful grounds, friendly staff and good wine... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
tellsall
,
Santa Maria, California
Love the Wines!

Visited on a quiet Wednesday afternoon and enjoyed a lovely tasting, the winemaker even stopped in... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2016
Cathy M
,
Goleta, California
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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average5%
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1562 Alamo Pintado Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-9756
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+1 805-688-0717
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We have been coming here for some years now. Beautiful grounds, friendly staff and good wine. They offer picnic areas on the grass with shade from beautiful old oak trees as well as wine barrel tables with umbrellas and chairs. Indoor seating is available as...More

Thank tellsall
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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Visited on a quiet Wednesday afternoon and enjoyed a lovely tasting, the winemaker even stopped in for a quick chat. I introduced my friend to the wines, she had never been here despite living in Buellton! She's already made plans to bring her husband for...More

Thank Cathy M
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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

We spent a Monday afternoon exploring Solvang, including a stop at Rideau Vineyard! We received excellent service from the tasting room staff and enjoyed our tasting, which included 6 red and white varieties (3 of each) for $12. They also have red and white blends...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped here and Seth poured us each a glass from their reserve; a white wine with a nice price @ $5 per glass. We ordered a flatbread Margherita pizza. We ate on picnic tables underneath shady oak trees. Old roses in many colors in...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

My boyfriend found this winery / vineyard through google reviews while we were visiting Santa Ynez. We decided to visit Rideau because of the positive ratings and it was situated on an actual vineyard—not just a tasting room in town. Although the decor is a...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

If you are looking for a Winery of Beauty on the grounds and surroundings this is A must see set in a old heritage home with nice decor. The tasting room is set up In neat older style furniture with a New Orleans decor. They...More

Thank Doug M
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

We did the travelzoo voucher for tour and tasting here. Shaye was awesome and super knowledgable. We are new to wine tasting and there was no question we felt uncomfortable asking. The wine was good and the grounds were good. Best part was the tour!

Thank dlbianch
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

This Vineyard has the best wine tour around. You get a brief history of the wine making process and you sample several wines with appetizers. It has a lot of history behind it and is a quaint place. It's a must if you are going...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2016

For most - say 90%+ red wine selection over white, I'd like to say tha Rideau makes a fantastic Viognier in the Sanra Ynez Valley.

Thank Cassandra B
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

My wife and I often visit this winery (we are on our way today). Not only do we find their wines to be extremely enjoyable. The atmosphere and customer service place this winery well ahead of the many others that we have visited in the...More

1  Thank Frank S
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SassyAtlanta
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this place is very family friendly. However, you should probably call them to ask about children on the tour.
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