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Paradise Hills Vineyard

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Address: 15 Windswept Hill Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492-2755
Phone Number:
+1 203-284-0123
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11:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Welcome to Paradise!

Tuscan style tasting room, with its hand crafted...

Welcome to Paradise!

Tuscan style tasting room, with its hand crafted copper bar, decorative chandeliers, and mahogany tables provide a romantic setting, to relax and enjoy the countryside with a fine glass of wine.

For groups of 8 or more guests a reservation in advance is required. No Reservations can be taken for Saturday and Sunday's.

Please remember to bring your photo ID showing proof of age.

We do not host weddings, birthday parties, baby showers during normal business hours. Special Events or meetings can be held Monday through Wednesday. Reservation must be made, please call for more information.

Wine Tastings are $10.00 Per person

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Wine with a View

The wine here along with the scenic atmosphere is a great way to spend an afternoon. This family owned business is friendly and inviting. Enjoy 🍷

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
DocPT1
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Cromwell
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Cromwell
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78 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The wine here along with the scenic atmosphere is a great way to spend an afternoon. This family owned business is friendly and inviting. Enjoy 🍷

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Thank DocPT1
Bellingham, Massachusetts
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200 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

We loved the look of this vineyard - the house is beautiful and Tuscan and brings you right into the mindset of Italy. It was very busy when we arrived, with a party happening. You can bring your own food and sit at a table to enjoy it with their wines. The woman at the tasting bar was very knowledgeable... More 

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Thank Jennifer R
Wantage, New Jersey, United States
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72 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Paula was an excellent facilitator of our tasting! We have never purchased as much wine at a regional winery as we did here. Coming back for the Trio wine when it's released. Can't wait!

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Thank KimLoizzi
Massachusetts
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188 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Family owned vineyard with mostly whites. Some unique varietals which were fun to try, but not our favorites. Indoor and outdoor seating. Indoors with a wood stove for winter evenings. Outdoor seating facing the vines which was nice, too. Server knew his wine and they were generous pours. Worth the visit!

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Thank sox60
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The person facilitating the tasting was very dry. It took him about 5 mins and 2 wines to even acknowledge my group. His knowledge of the wine seemed very limited and didn't provide any info besides his take on the taste. The building where the tasting are held is beautiful but that's the best part of this place. Another party... More 

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Thank Chrvargas
Palmer, Massachusetts, United States
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Family run business. Beautiful, modern tasting room and patio. We really enjoyed the wines. The presentation was a little scripted, but they are friendly, knowledgeable, and nice. We've been back within two weeks of our first visit!

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Thank Laurie S
Wallingford, Connecticut
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37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Paradise Hills Vineyard is a great place to visit. Get a bunch of friends together and enjoy the indoor facilities or outdoor, weather permitting. The wine is good for a local Connecticut wine. You bring your own food in and the only thing the establishment asks is that you buy "drinks" from them ... wine, water, soda. It's relaxing and... More 

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Thank Lisa R
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We tried this Vineyard last year during a weekday. The gentleman that served us was not friendly at all and didn't give any info on the wine besides it name. I'm not a fan of oak, so I like to know it it was made in oak or stainless steel. It was like I was bothering him when I asked.... More 

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Thank Jewelsbrowne
Arlington, Virginia
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39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Charming little spot. Interesting wines with a hint of Italy. Saturday afternoon steady stream of people. Do the tasting at the bar or sit outside on the covered patio. Great way to spend a bit of an afternoon with friends. Wines good enough to buy and drink again.

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Thank John M
Fairland, Oklahoma, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great time tasting and sipping wine. The area is great and real relaxing. The wine was very good and the patrons were very friendly. We are glad that we stopped by.

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Thank Kelly B

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