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Address: 35 Ash Point Dr, Owls Head, ME 04854-3509
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+1 207-594-1721
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Breakwater Vineyards is a small farm winery located in Owls Head, on the...

Breakwater Vineyards is a small farm winery located in Owls Head, on the coast of Maine. The vineyard offers wine tastings seven days a week during July and August from 12 - 5. There is a tasting fee of $3.00 to try up to four wines. The 32 acre farm is also home to a herd of dairy goats, four chickens and a Black Labrador named Indy. The Winery and Tasting room are open from Mid May until the end of October. Our wines can be found at restaurants and wine merchants throughout the State of Maine.

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A beautiful Vineyard

The Breakwater Vineyard is beautiful, Extremely nice owners and knowledgeable staff. Its relaxing to go to a tasting. I have been to wine tasting in California and it is not... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2017
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Owls Head, Maine
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Owls Head, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

The Breakwater Vineyard is beautiful, Extremely nice owners and knowledgeable staff. Its relaxing to go to a tasting. I have been to wine tasting in California and it is not pleasant. I had family come from California and they enjoyed it so much. The wine is very very good... I highly recommend it.

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Knightdale, North Carolina
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Finally a Winery that has the kind of wines I like. Being from NC I'm fond of the sweet wines and they had several so I didn't get left out in the tasting which usually happens. My partner said the other wine is good to but they're not my style.

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Loretto, Minnesota
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Enjoy your wine tasting at the bar, in the sitting room or the garden patio. Lovely setting. Pleasing wines.

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Phoenix, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife and I toured 4 wineries yesterday in Union, Owls Head and Lincolnville, ME. We did tastings at each and bought at least one bottle of wine at each. This winery resides in a beautiful house in a gorgeous setting. Tasting of 4 wines is $3. Sign says if you buy a bottle, tasting is free, but they charged... More 

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Jeanne0503, Owner at Breakwater Vineyards, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our winery and tasting room. I just wanted to clarify our policy regarding refunding the tasting fee. Maine law does not allow us to discount alcohol so we cannot refund a tasting fee if you purchase only wine. We can however discount non-alcohol purchases. So sorry for the confusion. We are always happy to apply the... More 

Brackenridge, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The winery is located inside a beautiful house. The server was very nice and informative. The wine was good. Loved the Bees Knees Mead!

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New England
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

It was Maine Wine Weekend, and I had just had two disappointments on my trek to the vineyards. At the first in Union, Maine, the promised pulled pork lunch was sold out early, and at the second, in Rockland, the single staffer was completely overwhelmed, rushing back and forth between the tasting bar and the register. Off I went, hungry... More 

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Thank Eastern_Wine_Girl
Alexandria, Virginia
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a great place to visit if you are in Mid Coast Maine. Beautiful setting and the wine is pretty good. The staff is very friendly.

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Thank Alice C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We stopped at the winery after a drive out to the lighthouse and lunch at McLoons Lobster Shack. It was a perfect setting to view the harbor and chat about the lobster and plan our next day. The rose was our favorite but wine is different for all people. It's the setting and the conversation that makes this a must... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This was a nice winery to visit. The house and grounds are really nice. The lady working the tasting room was knowledgable, friendly, and helpful.

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Randolph, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I found the vineyard listed in a Maine brochure of things to do in Maine's Mid-coast Region. We plugged in the address to GPS and away we went. Unfortunately the GPS didn't say that it opened at noon and we arrived at 11:30. Lucky for us the owners were there and opened early for us to do a tasting. The... More 

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