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Bisto @ Cherry Point Vineyard

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Cherry Point Estate Wines | 840 Cherry Point Road, Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Canada
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Owner was lovely to talk with. Wine tasting gave you an education and an appreciation for the options this winery offers. We tried a couple whites, a couple reds, and a couple ports. We did not have any food. The friends we were with, drop in here every month for both the food and wine options and are members. It... More 

Thank LParkCalgary
Victoria, Canada
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We loved our lunch at the Bistro at Cherry Point Vineyard. Well worth the bike ride from the Mill Bay Ferry. The menu is surprisingly varied and all of the food our group had was tasty, beautifully prepared and presented.

Thank Dendroctonus
Surrey, Canada
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73 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

we stopped in here while trying different vineyards in the area, a very nice bistro area that had a large lunch menu, not your regular burgers and sandwiches, so maybe not the best bet for the kids but for a couple or for friends this would be ideal. We did not take advantage of the tasting but did enjoy the... More 

Thank FP4BMO
Vancouver Island, Canada
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Stopped in for lunch on the patio. The server brought us a basket of warm fresh baked bread and a pesto dip that was very tasty. My husband ordered a dish of black pasta with seafood and I had the lamb shank on a bed of zucchini. Both were delicious. Since we both had to drive after lunch we didn't... More 

Thank brickerbrac
Victoria, Canada
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

After a somewhat unpleasant experience in their tasting room, my husband and I found ourselves enjoying a delicious meal in their Bistro. We sat outside, though on a sunny May day, it was somewhat cool - there are no heaters, and we weren't offered inside seats, so needed sweaters from the car. The server was awkward and overly chatty, seemed... More 

Thank Sue A
Cowichan Bay, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

High end place with bad service. Over priced. Tiny portions. Few choices for no drinkers. Pretentious. We left very disappointed.

Thank WendyGregg
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

We've always enjoyed a visit to this vineyard with a lovely outdoor bistro area. Very relaxed and peaceful. Service was friendly and prompt and our food was very good. The menu is quite heavy on seafood and we had mussels and fish accompanied by their own wine. Prior to our meal we had a wine tasting which was expertly explained... More 

Thank Patricia D
Vancouver Island, Canada
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Great food and great wine. Had a lovely visit with the owner who explained all the different grapes to us. He was very proud of his vineyard. Bistro had a nice variety of small plates and full plates. Loved the beet and lamb salad, squash and pear soup. Mussels were great. My friend had the salmon and the other ordered... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Good friends just moved to the Cowichan Valley so as part of our tour of the area, we made plans to visit the Cherry Point Winery and Bistro. Our first stop was a complimentary wine tasting hosted by owner Xavier Bonilla. His passion for his wines was only surpassed by the quality of the wines we tasted. Xavier gave us... More 

1 Thank Remydiva
Victoria, Canada
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111 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

Didn't go to the bistro but went for some tastings on Mothers Day with my daughter. The gentleman who served us was wonderful. So passionate about his wines. It is worth the trip up island from Victoria to visit this lovely place. The wines are amazing. I ended up buying a bunch for my own wine cellar.

2 Thank maskedbee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
International, Canadian
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cherry Point Estate Wines | 840 Cherry Point Road, Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Cobble Hill

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?