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Underground Wine Bar with over 300 wines and over 200 grape varieties. Over 40 wines by the glass, over 20 sherries & ports by the glass. Natural, Organic, Biodynamic & Orange wines. Local Bottled Beers. Artisan Normandy Ciders & Lilley’s Somerset Ciders. Eclectic spirit selection. Deli counter with excellent value Cheese & Meat Boards from £8.50. Bread, dips, olives, cheesy nachos and other nibbles. Wine Flights from £6. Wine Tastings. Bi-Monthly Quiz Night.
PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Deli, European, British, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 19 December 2020 via mobile

Restaurants closed so what do you do different on a Friday night? Get a deli meat board from Winedown, that’s what....So we tried this for the first time last night and it did not disappoint. Good choice of deli meats. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Delivered...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020 via mobile

Ordered a deli board and wine for today, excellent service and the food was amazing! Will be ordering again.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 5 June 2020 via mobile

Ordered in lockdown today and absolute amazing! Missed it Winedown bar but it was great by its self to have a social distance meeting up with the nearest and dearest with the best artisan platter on offer in Oregon. Will definitely order again :) thanks...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 30 April 2020

I have been to wine down a number of times and love the whole experience. So many wines can be a bit overwhelming, but friendly staff are happy to advise. Great selection of cheese. Knowledgeable and helpful staff. During lockdown I ordered a delivery which...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed 5 March 2020 via mobile

You'll walk past this place several times before you notice it. You'll look down some dank stairs and think "nah, bit rough" but you'll hear laughter and it will peak your interest. You'll go down stairs and find a unique, cosy, intimate place full of...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Neill, Thanks so much for your fantastic review. The stairs do keep away the less adventurous but it pays to be brave and “come on down”!! Delighted that you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon.... Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 2 March 2020 via mobile

Brilliant night at Winedown the food was really nice and good wine selection, the staff was very friendly. Can’t wait to go again.

Date of visit: March 2020
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Martin, Thanks very much for the very kind review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon... Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 29 February 2020 via mobile

We decided to try Winedown for a Saturday late lunch, deluxe deli board and baked camembert for two, and wow it didnt disappoint. Amazing place, such a unique setting, fantastic atmosphere with truly friendly staff. 10/10.

Date of visit: February 2020
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Gillian, Thanks so much for the lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit down the stairs. See you again soon... Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 27 February 2020

Perfect balance of price and quality. Not too many tables so it wasn't crowded and as a result the service was excellent.

Date of visit: February 2020
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Robin, Thanks so much for the lovely review. Delighted that you enjoyed your visit down the stairs. See you again soon.... Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

A great place! Wide selection of wines and locally produced beer. The owner is extremely knowledgable and friendly

Date of visit: January 2020
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Dave, Thanks so much for the lovely review. Delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our crazy little cellar. See you again soon..... Cheers Dougie

Reviewed 31 January 2020

This is a great hidden gem. Lots to choose from if you like to nibble with a great selection of drinks. The food is simple but delicious. The staff are very helpful and welcoming. Couldn’t ask for a better place to catchup with friends.

Date of visit: January 2020
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JAMESDOUGLASLOWE, Owner at Winedown, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2020

Hi Marie, Thanks so much for the lovely review. So pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our crazy little underground world of wine. See you again soon. Cheers Dougie

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979shelaghp
2 January 2019|
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Response from JAMESDOUGLASLOWE | Property representative |
We certainly sell our fantastic cheese and charcuterie to take away.
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amitparekh87
20 January 2018|
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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
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amitparekh87
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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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5