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Idyll Awhile Wine Shoppe and Bistro

€€ - €€€, ,
54245 N Cir Dr, Ste C8, Idyllwild, CA
+1 951-659-9463
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
“live music” (15 reviews)
“take home” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
54245 N Cir Dr, Ste C8, Idyllwild, CA
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A TripAdvisor Member
Great Falls, Virginia
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We love their food menu and their wine selection is big too! And you can even get other drinks, if you're not in mood for wine....its small but cute and a good atmosphere

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Idyll Awhile is a great spot, extremely friendly and personable atmosphere. Lovely selection of wine & beer, apps and great food. They have a fantastic happy hour w free appetizers and a superb menu. They offer different themed evenings, like Monday game nite, always something...More

Thank RdSherman
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This is a small cozy wine and beer bistro. Enjoyed a leisurely evening listening to live music while munching on their cheese/fruit /meat board. Accompanied by a delightful Covey Run Riesling. A grand way to spend an evening with that special person in your life....More

Thank nwbstr
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We visited on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music was great as was the selection of wines and beer.

Thank Paris4Lori
idyll-awhile, Owner at Idyll Awhile Wine Shoppe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you for the great review! Glad you enjoyed your visit:)

Reviewed 19 February 2017

This place has great live music Friday and Saturday nights and a diverse crowd of all ages and walks of life. Locals and vacationers alike. Good vibe. Always fun to stop by and enjoy a few beers from a large selection and they also have...More

Thank crystalcatSandiego
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Nice place in the middle of town. They offer flight of beers, from California/San Diego and wine tasting. With your order you get one free appetizer. We chose the salted edamames. The have some specials for Happy Hour which starts at 3pm. Great atmosphere, TVs...More

Thank michaelrittel
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for a wine flight, offering many great California whites, reds and blends. A wide selection of beer and ales are also available. Tried the Icelandic Pale Ale which was very interesting. Their cheese trays are a great accompaniment although full lunches are also...More

Thank LastCanadian__1
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We come here a lot when visiting Idyllwild (several times per year). We usually sit on the patio with our chocolate lab who loves to "see and be seen." WIthout the dog, there are seats around the bar or large and small tables inside. Service...More

Thank ReesCamp
Reviewed 30 August 2016

My husband sampled the beers (I don't drink). He said they were good. You can also sample wine. Had the cheese board. Quite yummy and good for a light meal.

Thank castaicresident
IA91773, Owner at Idyll Awhile Wine Shoppe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Thanks for the great review:) We aim to please!

Reviewed 27 July 2016

We have been here three times and it is such a cool place, they always have live music and it seems it is where the locals hang out. Its the local wine bar, they serve really good wines and beers. You can get a flight...More

Thank Andrea R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Wine Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54245 N Cir Dr, Ste C8, Idyllwild, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Idyllwild
  • Phone Number: +1 951-659-9463
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