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Shelton Vineyards

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fantastic dinner at the Harvest Grille

We were in town visiting family from mount Airy and the last time we were here 4 years ago we had... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Lompoc, California
A nice stop for lunch off I-77

Hooked up with an old High School buddy that lives in Boon, NC when traveling back to FL from... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Dave M
The Villages, Florida
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Founded in 1999 by Brothers Charlie and Ed Shelton, Shelton Vineyards was envisioned as a new agricultural resource for an area once dependent on tobacco farming. Located in the heart of North Carolina's Yadkin Valley, Shelton Vineyards is 180...more
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286 Cabernet Ln, Dobson, NC 27017-6322
+1 336-366-4724
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You would think that a vineyard could plan a New Years Eve Party?They know how many tickets are sold. Yet they cannot have enough tables and chairs. Poor planing considering what they charged. This is our third try at this event. Maybe you should hire...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SheltonVineyards, Manager at Shelton Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Brian, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review about our New Year's Eve party. We truly apologize you did not have a good time and thought the event was poorly planned. This is our second year holding the event at...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

I enjoyed going here for the wine. However, do not go with a lot of motorcyclists to the restaurant. You will not be welcome.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

We were in town visiting family from mount Airy and the last time we were here 4 years ago we had lunch here and very much enjoyed it. The restaurant is called the Harvest Grille and is on the grounds of the vineyard.This time we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Hooked up with an old High School buddy that lives in Boon, NC when traveling back to FL from Massachusetts. He suggested this venue. We started off with wine tasting...some nice wines, then walked over to their restaurant and had a nice relaxing lunch...food is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dave M
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting and friendly staff. Their reds were a bit light for my taste, but did enjoy their sauvignon blanc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Myscha T
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We were heading south on 77 and spent the night in Dobson. Very close to exit. We loved the wines and enjoyed talking with Angela. The tasting samples were generous. Delicious wines. We ended up purchasing a case! We took the interesting winery tour also...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We attended the MB show on the lawn at Shelton for our 3rd year in a row. We love this venue. It’s so relaxing hanging under the trees & sipping wine! 🍷 Shelton is a gorgeous facility! (And the wine is pretty good too!) πŸ˜‰

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 25 August 2018

First of all, I want to say that Shelton Vineyards does produce some really good wine. I did enjoy try the some of the different wines. In fact, their Riesling is one of my favorites. I would've enjoyed it much better if they gave you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Four of us stopped in for lunch and were seated promptly. We were fortunate to get Douglas as our server as he made an already good time even greater with his good humor and spot-on service. The food was, as usual, wonderful. We stopped by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohnB11115
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We went here for the summer concert series and saw Too Much Sylvia. The vineyard grounds are beautiful! The tasting room is huge with lots of other items for sale. We were able to get a cold bottle and sit outside to enjoy the band....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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1 July 2018|
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Response from nancywD5521YZ | Reviewed this property |
The lunch menu is on their website. The food is always terrific and paring with their wines is great fun.
16 January 2016|
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Response from Clare S | Reviewed this property |
If your kids are mature. Weather permitting, there are short trails around ponds with picnic tables. My kids would be bored and uninterested of the tour and tasting room/gift shop geared to adults.