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The Ice House Winery

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-262-6852
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Come visit this small century old peach packing barn that has been refurbished into a cozy winery, that produces only Icewine and every visitor is welcomed like an old friend. Open daily from 11am to dusk from September to June and 10:30 to 7pm in July and August. Enjoy our famous N'Icewine Slushies and learn about the secrets of Icewine. Try 1 Slushie, 3 Northern Ice Premium Icewines and 1 Icewine Cocktail for $15 paired with a snack and find out the secrets of how Icewine is made plus the Art of Blending Icewine into Cocktails. Located just past Queenston on the Niagara Parkway; a short distance from Niagara Falls on your way to Niagara on the Lake. This is a unconventional, must see destination when you visit Niagara Falls and the Niagara Wine Region!
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  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is a winery that makes slushy wine drinks. They are so addicting you will spend all your vacation wine funds here! They sell their samples in full bottles that you can go home and blend with ice to make your own. Awesome staff (Evelyn)...More

Thank Sandynick
Karenicehouse, Owner at The Ice House Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2015

We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with Evelyn and Jamie and we do hope the hug you gave Polaris brings you lots of luck! ( People say it works!)

Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

If you are visiting the Niagara area, and can only make time to stop at one winery, the Ice House should be the one you choose. I have visited more times than I can count, and each time continue to be impressed by the amazing...More

1  Thank AmyLynn1980
Karenicehouse, Owner at The Ice House Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

What an amazing summer this has been for The Ice House Winery and it is visitors like you who make it special! Thanks for taking time to write and for coming back with your friends. It is appreciated!

Reviewed 22 July 2015

I went into the winery with a friend for complimentary ice wine slushies. They were so tasty, that we decided to purchase a tasting package for two. We were able to enjoy 3 of the winery's premium ice wines, paired with food, as well as...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 20 July 2015

This was the second time that we have visited this winery and I only have good things to say. There is a large selection for tastings and it makes a huge difference that the winery focuses on ice wine (as opposed to it being an...More

Thank Anavladik
Karenicehouse, Owner at The Ice House Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Wow! Where has the summer gone! I apologize for not writing sooner, but I wanted to thank you so much for bringing your friends to The Ice House Winery and for taking the time to write about your positive experience with Davis. He loves entertaining...More

Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

The small, unassuming building is far different from the palatial sites at other wineries. But the Ice Wine is magnificent. You start with an Ice Wine slushy and then get to sample other types of ice wine. What's unique is the education on the use...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

I had pleasure of visiting your place this week with a friend. It was amazing. Tried the slushys which were so different. Also the ice wine cocktails are great to try.

2  Thank scotlandsno1gal
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This place was amazing. The Ice Wine Slushies are a MUST! On our bike ride from the Falls to NOTL, my husband, son, and I stopped here as our first winery. On our way back, we stopped AGAIN because we just loved the Ice Wine...More

1  Thank otisdawg118
Reviewed 4 July 2015

my wife and I stopped here on a little bike ride . Great little spot. We had an ice wine slushy. Good call and great stop for us. Great people and service.

Thank Joe Q
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The server was pretty knowledgeable about the nuances of their wines, and how they compared to other regions. The wine slushies were great for an afternoon refreshment!

Thank MikeGSyr
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 24 June 2015

We visited The Ice House Winery and had the best time! Davis hosted our wine and food paring and did a super job! He was funny and knowledgeable and accommodating our wishes to taste using the crystal glasses! Our friends from Singapore really appreciated being...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Katy B
14 October 2016|
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Response from Karenicehouse | Property representative |
There is no ice bar, but we do have a couple of spots inside the winery to sit inside. Our patio is The Slushie Shack which is open outside when the weather permits. We often have visitors buy Slushies and sit and relax... More
18 June 2016|
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Response from Karen K | Property representative |
Yes, there is Wego Shuttle service, but they stop at Laura Secord which is a 20 minute walk to our winery...nice on a good day!
11 February 2015|
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Response from Karenicehouse | Property representative |
No train service reaches Niagara on the Lake and the town has a limited bus service. So if you're interested in visiting Niagara on the Lake but don't have access to a car, you can take a bus or train into Niagara Falls, and... More