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Debonne Vineyards

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Address: 7840 Doty Rd, Madison, OH 44057-9511
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+1 440-446-3485
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12:00 - 18:00
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Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 18:00
Wed 12:00 - 23:00
Thu 12:00 - 20:00
Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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Located in Madison, Ohio about an hour east of Cleveland, Debonne Vineyards...

Located in Madison, Ohio about an hour east of Cleveland, Debonne Vineyards is now the largest estate winery in Ohio, boasting over 175 acres of vines.

Debonne Vineyards central location in the Grand River Valley wine region benefits from a climate moderated by the thermal effects of eastern Lake Erie. Our family commitment to excellence begins in the vineyards and is reflected in the quality of our premium Debonne Vineyards varietals and the original Chalet Debonne blends.

Debonne Vineyards is also the first Ohio winery to open up a micro-brewery, Cellar Rats Brewery.

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We love Debonne Vineyards

My husband and I visited Debonne Vineyards in the fall for a wine tasting and lunch. We absolutely loved the wines and the pizza was fantastic. We loved it so much that I took my... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Joey H
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I visited Debonne Vineyards in the fall for a wine tasting and lunch. We absolutely loved the wines and the pizza was fantastic. We loved it so much that I took my Mom there a few weeks later. My 11 year old daughter came along as well (we visited some covered bridges and some other kid-friendly stuff... More 

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Thank Joey H
Mentor, Ohio
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The wine here is terrible. It is either too dry or too sweet. The staff and owner was very rude and down right mean. I would never go back.

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Thank christinejY3898UT
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was a place that was unlike most places you visit. First, they had such a large establishment. It was like a maze getting around. There was the main area where you ordered food and purchased wine. There were sub-sections where you were able to sample the wine, along with purchasing by a flight, or glass etc;. In addition, they... More 

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Thank SouthhillsCritic
Youngstown, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Beautifually maintained grounds and lovely atmosphere indoors. Mini gift shop as you enter for tastings and or for beer tasting. There were tables for food consumption but we had already eaten. Above all my expectations for t his place they offered Wood fired pizzas. Yum, wish I had the room for one. The staff was super helpful and friendly. I... More 

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Thank Mary A
Seven Hills, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We spent a recent Saturday with another couple outside listening to a live band most of the afternoon. We got an Uber ride to and from a local hotel to minimize the risk and so we all could have a great time without a DD or worry about trouble. The wine, service, and atmosphere is wonderful here. Top notch and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Good laid back atmosphere. Casual. Live music. College football on. Can't imagine how it would be in the summer!

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

While driving through Ohio wine country, we decided to stop at Debonne Vineyards. We were interested because they are the oldest vineyard in Ohio and we thought their wines might be well developed. What we found was a place in chaos with rude employees and poor service. It was a very quiet day, hardly anyone around, including service personnel inside... More 

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Thank mimireinhard
Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The winery building and patio areas are beautiful. The food is not the greatest but it will do if you are hungry.

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Thank Amy P
Anna, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stopped by for the first time with 3rd visit to Astabula area. We visited their sister Grand River for lunch several years ago. We like dry so we tried a flight of white and flight of red. We ended up liking 2 whites and 4 reds. The winery itself is big, but beautiful. I am not certain if they... More 

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Thank Jo_and_Tom
Dothan, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a great place to pass away the afternoon in a remote setting among the Lake County vineyards. A person can get tasters of wine, glasses of wine, bottles of wine, or even cases of wine. My wife opted for several tasters to go with the light lunch we ordered. This was our first visit and we didn't know... More 

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