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Sandhill Crane Vineyards

Open Now: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Great Lunch & Wine

We really enjoyed our visit. The lunch was new experience for us. They described it as a... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Gordon T
Oakdale, California
Winery in a beautiful setting

Extensive wine tasting and nice food in a lovely place. Relaxing and fun! Tables inside and also... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Jill J
Jackson, Michigan
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“sandwiches”(8 reviews)
“great wine”(8 reviews)
Sandhill Crane Vineyards is a small family-owned winery and cafe located in eastern Jackson county. Our award-winning wines are made with only local grapes and other fruits. The new cafe features soups, salads, sandwiches, and desserts made with...more
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4724 Walz Rd, Jackson, MI 49201-9613
+1 517-764-0679
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This was on our list of things to see in michigan. Originally when I planned it they were closed only on Monday. I didn't check back before we left to see that they were closed on Tuesdays now as well. They said trip advisor was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We visit this winery last year and had an awesome date night. Went back this year and was very disappointed. Sangria was good but couldn’t believe that they stopped serving their sandwiches Which we went there for. We planned a couples dinner their weeks prior...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

What a bummer. Went here today used to be live music dinner staff to bring you wine tastings and its all gone. Definitely not #4 thing to do on jackson and we've been here 18 yrs. Place was dead had to go into bar to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank robertdB4403HA
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We really enjoyed our visit. The lunch was new experience for us. They described it as a deconstructed sandwich. You made 7 or 14 choices from a long list of items. Wen it arrives your choices are arranged on a wooden platter and you pick...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Extensive wine tasting and nice food in a lovely place. Relaxing and fun! Tables inside and also out on the deck. There is also a large room available for parties and I have been there for a Mother’s Day brunch and also just for wine...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jill J
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Had my daughter's birthday party here. They did an excellent job with getting the party set up and supplying the food. The adults in the party enjoyed the free wine tastings during the party. All around a good time had by all. Would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The drive to Sandhill is worth the effort. It is nestled off the beaten path in the east side of Jackson. There are two soups everyday, homemade and the flavor is always a pleasant surprise. The sandwiches are made to order with some classics and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JanMaino
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took the day off work and decided to road trip around southern Michigan for a day. This was the highlight of our day! The staff was fantastic, all the other guests were smiling, and the wine far exceed our expectations. What...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CoreySt
Heather P, Owner at Sandhill Crane Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

We're absolutely thrilled that you had such a great experience with us! Thanks so much for letting us know. Please come back and visit sometime soon.

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times and decided to bring my mom and sister for lunch and wine tasting. They did not disappoint! The cafe has wonderful fresh food and the wine was delicious. This is a great place for a relaxing afternoon.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Shout out to Nicole and all of the staff at Sandhill Crane for helping make my son and his girlfriend's wedding proposal a fun and memorable day!! All of the details went off perfect and we all enjoyed the GREAT wines and lunch. We never...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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22 July 2018|
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Response from Gordon T | Reviewed this property |
Have not a clue, seriously! We received directions from a local at the Cell Block 7 museum. Followed the directions to the previously mentioned signs then followed the signs. Didn't get lost once!
14 March 2018|
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Response from Heather P | Property representative |
The cost to taste is $6 for 8 tastes. Sandwiches and salad prices range from $6.75 to $9.95. Heather Sandhill Crane Vineyards