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Banner Elk Winery

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Weekend getaway with my best friend started with Banner Elk Winery. Recommended by our hostess at... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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This was our first time visiting this winery. We had gone to another winery here in the area two... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“live music”(9 reviews)
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60 Deer Run Ln, Banner Elk, NC 28604-6138
+1 828-898-9090
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 9, 2014

This winery outside Banner Elk, NC has a very plush and nicely decorated tasting room with a very pleasant outdoor area with a view of the mountains and a pond on their grounds. We learned that that they don't have any food to go with...More

3  Thank MaryDen
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Reviewed October 29, 2014

Of the 4 vineyards we attended this past weekend, by far we were most disappointed here...Don't get me wrong, we enjoyed their wines and their lawn with the live music, pond and fire pit probably was the best of all the places we attended, but...More

5  Thank SChambo
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Weekend getaway with my best friend started with Banner Elk Winery. Recommended by our hostess at Azalea Inn B&B, we went in for a tasting...right before closing (eek!). Expecting to be ushered out quickly, we were actually treated warmly and with kindness. Our bartender Jansen...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time visiting this winery. We had gone to another winery here in the area two years in a row. We were looking to try something different. When we drove up you could see a lot of people sitting in chairs around...More

1  Thank Mrsbossypants
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and spent a very relaxing afternoon at the Banner Elk Winery. The wines we tasted were enjoyable, with the delicate flavors coming to fruition in the wines. I lean towards full bodied whites; my wife the reds. We were not disappointed. But the...More

1  Thank Duane P
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We travelled all the way from Canada because friends of ours have been to this winery and we fell in love with a certain bottle of wine. We planned our entire trip around visiting this winery. We were will to purchase a few cases of...More

3  Thank floydangel71
Reviewed August 5, 2018

The wine is good. The place is beautiful inside and out. The staff is friendly and helpful. After your tasting you can sit on the front porch and enjoy a glass of wine or sangria and soak up the beauty of the gardens and views.

1  Thank sncathome
Reviewed July 20, 2018

We really enjoyed our small wine tasting. Then we took our selection out on the porch which overlooks a beautifully landscaped garden. It was truly a piece of heaven there. Their wines are on the dry side. I would recommend the Sangria. It comes with...More

1  Thank Autumn H
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

This venue is beautiful, and we have been here a few times. However today, Sunday, July 8th at 5:40 pm, we stopped on a scenic drive to have a glass. I purchased a glass of the Rose’ and it was 1/4 full at most for...More

Thank IFA83
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Great place for wine, atmosphere, entertainment! Pet friendly. Good available. Sometimes there is a draft / beer truck on site for those wanting beer instead of wine. Great wines, including a wonderful blueberry wine ... when available. Also they have great jalapeño sangria... my favorite!...More

Thank LKNFour
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Stopped by the Banner Elk Winery while in the area, and really enjoyed it. We like full bodied cabernet wines, and the Banner Elk Cabernet was wonderful. It exceed our expectations. The staff were very nice, the inside is very cozy and comfortable, and it's...More

Thank Alicat1964
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Six ladies entered the winery for a tasting and six ladies left having had a fantastic time! The grounds are spectacular. The wine selection was great and if you can afford it I recommend the blueberry wine. I'm surprised their hours are so limited, especially...More

1  Thank Conz64
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September 19, 2017|
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Response from GregH828 | Reviewed this property |
I remember there were a couple of dogs and water available for them. Dog friendly and a great place to relax and walk about as well as relax and enjoy. Have fun!
July 6, 2016|
Response from sciteach82 | Reviewed this property |
Banner Elk Winery & Villa 60 Deer Run Lane Banner Elk, North Carolina 28604 The wine we tasted was good. About average as far as price at wineries, maybe on the upper end of average in cost. Very nice people & a beautiful... More