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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Wine Bar with over 200 wines and 150 grape varieties. 20 wines by the glass, 12 sherries by the glass. Organic & Biodynamic wines. Local Bottled Beers. Craft beers. Eclectic spirit selection. Deli counter with excellent value Cheese & Meat Boards from £7. Bread, dips, olives, cheesy nachos and other nibbles. Wine Flights from £3.50. Wine Tastings. Open Mic Night. Quiz Night.
US$3 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch
Deli, Wine Bar, British
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly, the Wine recommendations are excellent. The perfect place in Preston to wind down.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LeeHoskinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great selection of wines, and interesting and tasty deli. The prices are very reasonable and the location is good

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Judith R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing place, very friendly and chilled out. Great for lite bites and savoury desserts (cheese and biscuits) it's probably the best place to go after a meal out. There is such an insane amount of drinks to choose from, so many different types of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Companion826105
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

We love this place for a drink with friends or just the two of us. Great wine great beer in a very relaxed environment . Love it .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PeterSimon
Reviewed 20 December 2018

Small and cosy downstairs tapas stylebar with a difference as it is cheese based, so if you like cheese it is a must. Excellent selection of cheeses plus an extensive selection of nice wines to accompany the food, pleased to see Pedro Ximenez on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank _waynebis60
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Four of us went to Winedown, Thursday evening. Very attentive, friendly host. Cheese board and nibbles very nice, just the right amount and varieties. Warm Cheese pot with bread delicious. Wine recommendations were spot on, purchased by the glass so we got to try a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BuzzBuzz123
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place, great choice of wine and fantastic selection of cheeses. Friendly informative staff. Can’t wait to return. Highly recommend

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisdobson01
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to sit down as a couple or with a small group, enjoy very good wine, a huge selection of spirits then look no further than Winedown Preston. This small establishment has a huge appeal. The candlelit atmosphere, backround music that you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank rickrT4950LG
Dougie L, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Rick, Wow! Thanks for your fantastic review! “Ultimate Hidden Gem” - that’s high praise indeed!! Absolutely delighted that you enjoyed another visit to Winedown so much. See you again soon. Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I love visiting this bar!! Lovely atmosphere, very laid back, bijoux and cosy. Fabulous and varied selection of wine, and loved the deluxe cheeseboard- great selection of cheese and nibbles- just what’s needed which accompanies the drinks perfectly. Will definitely be visiting again and again!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Becca18925
Dougie L, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Becca, Thanks so much for your lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed our wine and cheese selection and particularly the Deluxe Board. See you again soon! Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We went to this hidden gem on recommendation of our daughter-in-law and son. It is a lovely little place, very warm and friendly atmosphere, we felt very welcome and could sit, chill and chat, drink some wine and we tried the cheese, breads etc and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lesley H
Dougie L, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Lesley, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We work hard getting the atmosphere - and particularly the music - just right, so it’s such a pleasure to get such great feedback! See you again soon. Cheers Dougie

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Shelagh P
2 January 2019|
Response from JAMESDOUGLASLOWE | Property representative |
We certainly sell our fantastic cheese and charcuterie to take away.
20 January 2018|
Response from JAMESDOUGLASLOWE | Property representative |
Hi, Apologies for the delay in replying. Yes, we serve hummus, olives, sundried tomatoes, various pickles and our extensive cheese selection from our deli counter. We also have a special vegan platter available at the... More
20 January 2018|
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Response from spanner74 | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both. We had a vegetarian in our party who had plenty of choice.
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