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Bold Rock Hard Cider

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“free tasting”(19 reviews)
“fire pit”(12 reviews)
Located on the famed beverage corridor along Rt. 151 in Nelson County, the flagship Bold Rock Cider Barn opened in August 2014 and represents our company headquarters, center of operations and primary cider production facility. The ‘Chapel of Apple...more
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1020 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Rt. 151, Nellysford, VA 22958-3078
+1 434-361-1030
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great stop close to Devils Backbone Had not had cider till I stop there it was better than I ever would have expected did not the have food but looked good this is definitely a trip for us next fall

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Reviewed yesterday

Good basic Mexican dishes (large portions) with a long menu. Jalisco Arroz is huge and a tasty combo of meat, beef, pork, chicken, shrimp and chorizo.

Thank tunagolf
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is great. Grounds are awesome. Fire pit was going, grounds have a creek to sit by. You couldn't as for a prettier environment. Now the cider the cider was great and better yet you could make you own flights choosing from their normal...More

Thank SteelCity13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many activities and great cider. Fire pit and tons of outdoor seating. Field below that had food truck and movie screen. Pretty setting on stream. Great cider!

Thank tcamp0000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been drinking Bold Rock for some time now and were quite surprised that we could visit and tour their facility. The tour was done just for the two of us (very accommodating) and very informative as well! For a business to be just six...More

Thank Pkaysmith
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Great time! When you arrive there’s a quaint shop selling fruits and donuts and then when you go down to the back side you will see the Bold Rock Hard Cider tasting room. So cute and what a wonderful view of the Virginia Blue Ridge....More

Thank sammy1232018
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

I’m so happy to see the HUGE growth of the Bold Rock Cidery. The last time I visited here, there was one small building, and two flavor varieties. Was I surprised to see the assembly line (really cool!), and then have a great tasting of...More

Thank Carole C
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Stopped on a rainy day because we love hard cider. Free tasting of two types for each person. They were so delicious we ordered a flight of four glasses (four different types) and had a bit of lunch. Their food is very good, large servings....More

Thank PastorLin
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t a huge cider fan until I got to visit and try them all! The location is GORGEOUS! Sitting on the back deck sipping our flights and enjoying the scenery and as perfect. All the staff was super nice and knowledgeable. Can’t wait to...More

Thank clongfellow822
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I stopped here with my husband and friends over the weekend. We live in Pennsylvania and don’t always have the best selection of ciders. This place is the real deal with ciders. You get two FREE tastings (and our server even gave us an additional...More

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Tracy L
September 19, 2017|
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Response from Eric23185 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Hampton Inn in Waynesbiro. Wintergreen Resort is right there and we have stayed at Mark Addy Inn before.
Laney F
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Response from Helen P | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is $7 or $8. Not expensive! That's 4 samples, they're small glasses, maybe 4 oz each.