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Address: 5475 Chardonnay Ln, Santa Maria, CA 93454-9600
Phone Number: +1 805-937-8091
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Santa Maria Valley

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Nice Stop for a Tasting

We were looking for things to do on a rainy day and stumbled into this winery. They had a couple tasting menus of reds and whites so we tried both. The Viognier was light and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
Greg S
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Suisun City
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Suisun City
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We were looking for things to do on a rainy day and stumbled into this winery. They had a couple tasting menus of reds and whites so we tried both. The Viognier was light and crispy and all of their Pinot Noirs were quite good for their price. The tasting room has great ambience with nice patio seating outside. This... More 

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Dana Point, California
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119 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is a huge winery! Very high quality pinots, talented staff and a fire place on cold days! We enjoyed our Pinot tastings and the friendly attention we received. We will be back, you should visit.

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Santa Maria, California
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16 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The grounds are beautiful. They have a nice patio with tables where we have brought a picnic lunch. There is also a grassy area nearby where you can play the beanbag toss.Wines are consistent. Servers are congenial.

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London, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

...for a vineyard! I am a fan of the wine prior to the visit so it was a pleasure just to see it for myself & chat with the friendly staff. Had a glass & wished I could gave sat there all day! Only disappointment was that they had no ready made structure in place to buy & ship your... More 

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Santa Maria, California
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Although this winery lacks an expansive outdoor garden area like many others, the tasting room is lovely with a large picture window overlooking the Sisquoc River Valley and another overlooking the barrel room. Cambria wines rarely disappoint and the staff is friendly and helpful.

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Corona, California
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119 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

I've reviewed Cambria before. It makes some of my favorite wines. But one thing I find impressive about visiting the winery is that they keep re-inventing their wines. They try different techniques. You can really only try these special versions of your favorite wines by going to the winery. And the servers there are so special ... adding depth to... More 

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Santa Maria, CA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I live nearby and have visited virtually all of the wineries in Santa Barbara County. Hands down, Cambria Winery has the best American style Pinot Noir in California. It's a little out of the way, but worth the trip to find it.

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Cape Canaveral, Florida, United States
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65 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

I'm not a huge red wine drinker and that's what they focus on so I didn't find much that blew me away. However, their viognier was so good I bought a bottle, later I wished I bought more.

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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Overall this place is nothing special. The tasting room is small and the wines we tasted were really terrible. Maybe it was just a bad year for their vineyards but we won't be going back. With so many other great wineries along the Santa Ynez wine trail you should skip this one.

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Thank Cave J
San Diego
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191 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

This winery is a little off the beaten track, but well worth finding. The tasting room has windows into the actual winery and is a very pleasant room. The staff person was very friendly and informative. The wine that we liked and bought several bottles of was the Viognier, a variety not so well known, but can be excellent as... More 

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