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Island Winery

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Address: 12A Cardinal Rd, Hilton Head, SC
Phone Number:
+1 843-842-3141
Today
12:30 - 17:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 12:30 - 17:30
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Island Winery is a small winery who handcrafts a large variety of wines...

Island Winery is a small winery who handcrafts a large variety of wines from fresh local fruits and fresh grapes grown from world renown vineyards. We have an onsite store and offer free tastings. We also serve Wine Flights & Cheese and host a Happy Hour in our barrel room.

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A Boutique Winery

They import grapes from mostly southern growers, and crush and process them on site. Free tastings are offered (you can try up to 5), and you are free to visit the barrel room. We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
songbirdtova
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Murray, Kentucky
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Murray, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They import grapes from mostly southern growers, and crush and process them on site. Free tastings are offered (you can try up to 5), and you are free to visit the barrel room. We bought a bottle to have with dinner.

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Angier, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to taste some great wine. They don't have a 'tour' but Kathy was fabulous and gave lots of information about the winery and their process. She was very knowledgeable and friendly. Lorie was great also. Definitely stop by and sip some wine.... I bought a bottle too.

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Thank Dameka W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were a little disappointed when we went to taste there wines. It had nothing to do the wine, we ended up buying half a case. The staff serving us was not as friendly as we expected. We were the only ones in the store, it was as if we were interrupting them doing nothing. My wife... More 

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Thank Corey K
Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Free tastings and a wonderful ambiance. We had a glass of wine and cheese plate after our tasting and thoroughly enjoyed the venue. The staff is cordial and knows the wines

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Burlington, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a large selection of varied wines and free tastings. Our faves were the dry white, the Malbec and the Vintners Blend (we like dry). For something a little sweeter, check out the Peach on the Beach - wasn't syrupy sweet and tasted like fresh peaches. I'd add it to a glass of champagne for an extra powerful peach... More 

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Thank Molly M
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The wines were pretty ok; the two women working weren't rude but far from friendly. I tried to make a purchase but was ignored at the counter for more than 5 minutes, so no sale for you!

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Went to the winery and had a decent time. The wines were good and the fruit wines were surprisingly good. Left with some bottles to take home. The tasting was free. This is a store front selling their own wines but not an actual winery so don't go expecting a full winery experience. Still fun. They also recommended the rum... More 

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Seaford, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome place have tasting room and processing area. The people here are great enjoy their work.

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Cincinnati, OH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We visited two years ago, and you,d have given them a 5 star for the wine tasting. They have since added a "tasting bar" located as you enter the room. We were forced to stand and sample. Two years ago, we were invited into the cool cask room, which was abuzz with people. It was early Friday evening, and we... More 

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IslandWinery, Owner at Island Winery, responded to this review

We apologize that your experience wasn't the same as it was several years ago. Please allow me to explain the tasting bar concept and how it was meant to enhance the experience instead of diminishing it. In the past, you would select 3 wines and go to our barrel room to enjoy those wines with a cheese platter. We felt... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Tried all their local fruity wines. Delicious, light, & fruity fresh. Great place to spend a couple hours . Must visit while on the island.

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