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.

Ridge Vineyards

Closed: Closed
Open today: Closed
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Incredible wine and panoramic and awe-inspiring views

Rising high above Stevens Creek Reservoir along a steep and seemingly obscure road rests Ridge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CaliforniaExplored
,
Roseville, California
A must visit when on the peninsula!

At the last minute arranged a casual tasting for a Friday afternoon. Arrived at the vineyard after... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
RockridgeC
,
Greenwich, CT
Read all 95 reviews
54
All photos (54)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monte bello”(10 reviews)
“great wine”(9 reviews)
About
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
Oct
15°
Nov
12°
Dec
Contact
17100 Montebello Rd, Cupertino, CA 95014-5435
Website
+1 408-867-3233
Call
Reviews (95)
Filter reviews
85 results
Traveller rating
54
25
4
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
54
25
4
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews monte bello lytton springs great wine tasting room winding road wine tasting gorgeous views sonoma county tasting area picnic area staff member club members love ridge pack a picnic lunch the santa cruz mountains worth the trip san jose
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 85 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rising high above Stevens Creek Reservoir along a steep and seemingly obscure road rests Ridge Vineyards. You’re greeted with panoramic and awe-inspiring views that overlook the entire South Bay metropolis. Being on top of the world has its advantages, at Ridge Vineyards, stellar wines one...More

Thank CaliforniaExplored
Reviewed August 8, 2018

At the last minute arranged a casual tasting for a Friday afternoon. Arrived at the vineyard after a stunning drive up the Santa Cruz mountains and stopped into the reception hall. We met Leonard who redirected us to the casual tasting area and walked us...More

2  Thank RockridgeC
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know this winery basically in our backyard, yet, we joined as member after visiting it once - you will never disappointed at any of their wine ranging from Zin, Chardonnay to their famous Monte Bello Cab - no wonder they won the first...More

1  Thank chiy398
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We love Ridge Chardonnay, therefore it was obvious to visit the Vinyard and make a tasting there. It was even much better than expected. The tasting was the best we ever have done, because of the explanations and background stories we got. The location is...More

Thank Bjoern L
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Perched at the end of the winding and scenic climb is one of the finest Vineyards I've ever been to! We did a tour of the winery and vineyards and tasted 5 amazing wines including the Montebello.

Thank theparthlesstraveled
Reviewed April 10, 2018

It is quite the long and winding road to get here, but it is magnificent and worth the trip. The wines really are very good, although a bit pricey. More of a special occasion purchase for our budget. But, the staff were all very friendly,...More

Thank 1hurleygirl
Reviewed February 12, 2018

I am still new to this Silicon Valley area of the bay and I am delighted to discover that there are wineries here too! You do not have to drive all the way to Napa, Lodi, or Amador County! There is some more exploring I...More

Thank KokoPowder
Reviewed January 21, 2018

It is a long haul up a windy road, but the view is absolutely worth it. Ridge makes excellent Zinfandel wine, and is equally proud of the stuff, so don't expect it to be cheap. There are mulitple Zins and can go from average to...More

Thank Jimmy M
Reviewed January 7, 2018

"Monte Bello" is one of two beautiful estates owned by Ridge Vineyards. You can buy famous Zinfandel ($40.00) at the shop there. Note that this zinfandel is produced in the other estate (Lytton Springs) so you may want as well to buy Cabernet ($60.00) produced...More

Thank takafumik952
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Don't bother, long trip for worst wine tasting I have ever attended. Arrived early told to wait outside for 40 minutes in 90 degree heat although the A/C lounge area inside was free. Finally allowed in to a sip of white wine and tour of...More

Thank winnipegnowoz
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 nearby hotels
Juniper Hotel Cupertino, Curio Collection by Hilton
503 reviews
7.83 km away
Aloft Cupertino
274 reviews
7.84 km away
Cupertino Hotel
1,203 reviews
8.32 km away
The Inn at Saratoga
193 reviews
8.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 270 nearby restaurants
Enzo's Italian restaurant
29 reviews
6.51 km away
Thai Bangkok Cuisine
22 reviews
6.03 km away
Tom's Depot
26 reviews
6.42 km away
City Fish
23 reviews
6.02 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 29 nearby attractions
Rancho San Antonio County Park
204 reviews
4.86 km away
Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve
24 reviews
5.14 km away
Fremont Older Open Space Preserve
43 reviews
5.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jogueto
May 22, 2016|
Answer
Response from Jennie P | Reviewed this property |
He can't attend a tasting, but there is a picnic area where he'd be welcome.
0
Votes