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Monarch Grove Winery

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Great little gem

Found the tasting room by sheer accident but so glad we saw the signs right by the Amtrak station... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Norwalk, California
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Hidden Gem

Monarch Grove Winery is one of those surprising little spots you hear about but rarely actually... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
Jack H
Grover Beach, California
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2 Oct 2018
“Great little gem”
13 Feb 2017
“Hidden Gem”
Monarch Grove Winery is a small production, family run winery. We are using locally sourced grapes to craft unique wines. Our winemaking style is soft fruit flavors with low tannin & low histamines. The tasting room is located at the Amtrak station...more
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180 N Pacific Coast Highway 1, At the Amtrak Station, Grover Beach, CA 93433-1935
+1 805-709-4875
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Found the tasting room by sheer accident but so glad we saw the signs right by the Amtrak station. $6 for tasting 6 wines or $10 for tasting 7 wines with cheese and crackers. Husband and wife team very knowledgeable and informative. Nice variety of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

Monarch Grove Winery is one of those surprising little spots you hear about but rarely actually visit. The owners are usually there and you can tell they have a passion for what they're doing. Located by the Grover Beach Train Station on the historic HWY...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Jack H
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Located next to the historic railroad station. It's a cute little winery. The wine is just ok, but the experience was fun. Lots of photos of the monarch butterflies from the grove down the street. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jola O
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Monarch is truly a gem. We love going for a tasting and visiting with friends. The owners are so gracious and really make everyone feel very welcome. We appreciate their knowledge and enjoy learning some new tidbit each time we go.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Cindee H
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting the Central Coast of California on a wine tour be to stop at Monarch. Joe Sherry Weiss are both friendly and full of information. I'm rather a wine snob and I would have to say 90% of their wine, red and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank slobarbwire
Reviewed April 20, 2016

I stopped here on my way up to San Simeon with a friend. For only $10 you have get several tastings and a cheese plate! It's by far the best value in the area for wine tasting. The owners are lovely and have a sweet...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank alli_sun_t
Reviewed March 24, 2016

We found a dealsaver for winetasting for two along with a cheeseplate for $10. It was a fantastic deal. Joe, the owner, was a very gracious host and served us 7 different samples of wine and the cheese plate was simple but nice. He gave...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Me0611
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I am so pleased to have Monarch Grove tasting room in our town! Their wines are smashing and everyone is so friendly and welcoming. Perfect recipe for success.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank unoudo
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

We went to this tasting room after purchasing a "groupon"-style deal. It was the first time my husband and I had ever done a wine tasting, and the small, intimate, homey setting made for a comfortable experience. We did the deluxe tasting (7 flights plus...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank JoyNCH
Reviewed November 27, 2015

Actually we have driven bye the tasting room many times and never saw it. It shares the party lot with the Amtrak station. Enjoyed talking with the owner/winemaker and hearing the story of his business. We had the deluxe tasting (7 wines) with cheese and...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank billkathy88
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