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The Winery at Shale Lake

1499 Washington Ave, Williamson, IL 62088-3047
+1 618-637-2470
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shale lake winery and cabins

love it here :) spider legs is best wine! cabins are cute and cozy. fishing is great and scenery is... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Elizabeth N
via mobile
Wine and relaxation

Wine tasting stop. Buy a bottle or glass and sit around the property. We had the sangria and sat in... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Marcy N
via mobile
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Featuring an on-site producing winery, vineyards, lake, food services, lodging and entertainment.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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“fun times” (2 reviews)
“tasting room” (2 reviews)
“fishing” (3 reviews)
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1499 Washington Ave, Williamson, IL 62088-3047
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+1 618-637-2470
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

love it here :) spider legs is best wine! cabins are cute and cozy. fishing is great and scenery is amazing

1  Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Wine tasting stop. Buy a bottle or glass and sit around the property. We had the sangria and sat in an upstaira room for an hour uninterrupted. Cabins to rent here. Clean bathrooms.

Thank Marcy N
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is a very great place to meet with friends and family. Customer service is great. We stayed overnight in cabin 3 and it was clean and cute. The cabins are themed. The wine is good and the pizza was great. They have catch and...More

Thank lovegoldensSt_louis
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We booked a cabin at Shale Lake for our anniversary weekend. We visited the winery one evening for dinner and a bottle of Illinois wine. It was a fantastic experience and we are already planning our next visit. Close to home but away from it...More

Thank jblood63
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way home from a weekend away. We tasted four wines and bought a bottle to share, then sat outside to enjoy the beautiful day. The first thing we noticed was the smell of the horse poop, the stables are close...More

1  Thank Dana B
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We drove here from Springfield. Since this winery is only ten minutes from I-55; the one-hour trip here was worth it. We were greeted by the owners, and they are both very pleasant people and accommodating. The tasting room is somewhat small, but there is...More

Thank danh007
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A lot of great wine, and other alcohol beverages, THE food is wonderful. Owners always warm & friendly!

Thank Llamallama123
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the cabins and walked up to the winery a couple times. It's not a huge place but it's close to home and cozy. We enjoyed dinner one night at the winery. We had the pizza and a panini to...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Taste as many as you like. Very nice inside. Music on Saturday night very good. Wine delicious. Food delicious. Good service. Reasonable prices. Outside needs a lot of TLC (pretty weedy where you sit). And the horse stable is right there so you can smell...More

Thank Greenbean1000
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

My mom, sister, and I were having a girls day out and decided to visit a couple wineries in the area that we've never been too. I found Shale Lake Winery on an Illinois Wineries page and we decided to give it a try. The...More

Thank obxgirl24
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