We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Caroline Cellars Winery

2-1010 Line, Virgil, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1T0, Canada
+1 905-468-8814
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
from US$122.03*
Niagara-on-the-Lake Wine-Tasting Tour with Gourmet Lunch or Dinner
Wine Tasting & Winery Tours
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Indulge in the country charm of one of NOTL's most popular family owned and operated wineries. We have a wide selection of VQA white wines, red wines and Icewines available. We also make a small selection of fruit wines, which include our popular Cranberry Winter Harvest and Plum wines. All of our wines are available for tastings on a daily basis and many of our tastings are no-charge. Our property is open to the public and reservations are not required. We also have a Special Events Loft available for special occasion rental, including weddings. We also have an on-site Cafe - The Farmhouse Cafe - open for lunch daily. Please visit our website for detailed information regarding our wines, special events loft and events at the winery.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“plum wine” (28 reviews)
“poutine” (29 reviews)
“farmhouse cafe” (16 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
2-1010 Line, Virgil, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1T0, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 905-468-8814
Write a ReviewReviews (464)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"plum wine"
in 28 reviews
"poutine"
in 29 reviews
"farmhouse cafe"
in 16 reviews
"frittata"
in 13 reviews
"perch"
in 12 reviews
"chicken sandwich"
in 6 reviews
"crab cakes"
in 5 reviews
"niagara on the lake"
in 40 reviews
"wine tour"
in 36 reviews
"grape juice"
in 10 reviews
"free tasting"
in 9 reviews
"great wine"
in 17 reviews
"tasting bar"
in 13 reviews
"great stop"
in 7 reviews
"our favourite"
in 5 reviews
"tasting area"
in 6 reviews
"take home"
in 7 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 458 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great winery! Highly recommend this place! Staff is so friendly and samples are free (there may be some that they charge for but I'm not sure). You can try whatever ones you want and staff are helpful. We had a group of 10...More

Thank teechBrantford
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a comfortable, friendly restaurant, the our meall was good homemade food and reasonably priced. It was a special treat that my mom even enjoyed.

Thank Liz P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We ordered a case of wine to be shipped to our friends in London,On for their 50th Wedding Anniversary expecting that it would take several days to get there. The order was placed at noon and they received their gift the next day before 10:00AM!!...More

Thank Brenda P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We went to this winery on a tour and really weren't impressed. The service wasn't that good and neither was the wine.

Thank aliciaburge
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 December 2017

I had beef potpie. It was great.My wife had pickerel which was also good.Only complaint is the draught from the doors ,so pick your spot carefully!.Good value $50 with tip .I had a beer and my wife a glass of white wine,Excellent service.

Thank edfind
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This was our second visit to Caroline Cellars - went here for wine tasting in September but were too late for the restaurant - so we returned on a very snowy December day! Both times we thoroughly enjoyed the wine tasting experience - they do...More

Thank Heidi Z
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I've been debating on writing this review for some time, but I decided after attending another wedding this past weekend and seeing the customer service the bride and groom received at their venue, that this review is well deserved, and needed to be shared. I...More

2  Thank Courtney T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Don't bother with this place. Greasy burger tasted like something out of a box. Red wine was mediocre at best. $63 lunch worth less than $20. Service was good.More

Thank jane-greg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
JNL_1981, Owner at Caroline Cellars Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We make all of our burger patties in-house - I'm sorry you found it greasy and disappointing. I trust you shared your disappointment with your server, who would have been able to help...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve gone for lunch at Caroline Cellars Farmhouse Cafe five times since July 2017, because after the first time we wanted to immediately return. That’s a first for us. We also brought our out of town guests here several times and on every occasion we...More

Thank rberketo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We enjoyed the food and ambiance. This is a quaint farmhouse lunch room, the menu is not large, simple but delicious and generous. It is a real "country" experience with warm service. I would recommend a visit when in NOTL. We had a wine tasting...More

Thank MyDogForPresident
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
12345646
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Virgil Hotels
Riverbend Inn and Vineyard
485 reviews
2.25 miles away
The Pillar and Post Inn, Spa and Conference Centre
2,174 reviews
2.28 miles away
Best Western Colonel Butler Inn
578 reviews
2.44 miles away
Shaw Club Hotel
967 reviews
2.77 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Farmhouse Cafe
156 reviews
.00 miles away
Cannery Restaurant
713 reviews
2.27 miles away
Kitchen76 at Two Sisters Vineyards
902 reviews
2.04 miles away
Backhouse
471 reviews
2.42 miles away
Nearby Attractions
The Niagara Image Gallery
61 reviews
1.09 miles away
Trius Winery
603 reviews
1.88 miles away
Rancourt Winery
296 reviews
1.33 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Michele F
14 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from JNL_1981 | Property representative |
Hi - this is Justine from Caroline Cellars - for some reason I can't answer this question as the business - but yes, we are open on both Canadian and American Thanksgiving holidays.
0
Votes
Pamela W
28 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from donnaN3613AG | Reviewed this property |
They can absolutely accommodate 26 and I'm sure you will not be disappointed with the food. We had at least 26 at a brunch we held there the morning after our daughter's wedding. They did a fantastic job. The wedding was... More
0
Votes