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Friends of the Vine

Closed Now: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Open today: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Nice location, laid back, a little pricey

We were in town visiting family and went there on a Thursday night. It was a little quiet, but very... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2012
Albany, New York
Just like Cheers

The staff are friendly and it is a real local hang out. Comfy lounges and great service, sit back... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2011
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18 Aug 2017
“Friends of the Vine is Fantastic!”
20 May 2016
“Nice selection - friendly staff”
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221 Avenida Del Norte, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5702
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Finally dropped into Friends of the Vine, and it is Fantastic! Not inexpensive, but a fantastic selection. Fred (the owner) is a delight!

Thank Richard K
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a 'final-final' with some business associates after dinner - awesome selection of wine - nice place to relax with a laid back vibe, good music mix playing and very cool waitress (sorry forgot her name). Cheers

Thank J J L
Reviewed June 6, 2013

Can't say enough about this stellar establishment. They have wines for ever ones palette and with the "Cheers" environment if a "can't miss" place. The corkage charge is ok, and the selection is great. Will be back often.

1  Thank Helicopterbob
Reviewed November 27, 2012

We were in town visiting family and went there on a Thursday night. It was a little quiet, but very casual and relaxing. We sat at the bar and talked with the locals. The owner, Fred, was very friendly. He even bought us a glass...More

1  Thank RiverEddy
Reviewed July 8, 2012

Wow, shocker of the day! I was going through my credit card receipts for the week and I noticed one from "Friends of the Vine" in Redondo Village. Maby I was totally enamored by my friends loveliness and didn't notice at the time but apparently...More

2  Thank David F
Reviewed March 22, 2011

The staff are friendly and it is a real local hang out. Comfy lounges and great service, sit back, enjoy the wine with a cheese plate and then head over to HT Grill and drink some more wine by the firepit!

Thank Sunski_000
Reviewed December 27, 2007

Tracy, Fred, and their staff are friendly, warm, and knowledgable about wines. They have a good selection of boutique wines that are not widely known, and they are able to obtain these wines before they become popular. This is a great place to pop-in for...More

Thank tartare
Reviewed November 19, 2007

We go wine tasting all the time, go to wine tasting bars all over Los Angeles and wineries all over California, Italy, and Greece. Have been to Friends of the vine a few times and never been very impressed. If you buy a bottle of...More

19  Thank drnkwine1
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