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A port drinkers paradise

If you like ports this is a must stop destination. The 30yr white port is superb. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
via mobile
Inviting and friendly winery!

Sobels has a great variety of wine and our server that day, Grant I believe his name is, was... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Sydney, Australia
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5 Halls Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7766
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

If you like ports this is a must stop destination. The 30yr white port is superb. The staff are very friendly and even Archie, the St Bernard made an appearance to welcome us in. We enjoyed our time at this winery and will return again...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Sobels has a great variety of wine and our server that day, Grant I believe his name is, was excellent! He was genuinely friendly, knowledgeable and down to earth. We felt very comfortable with him taking us through the wine selection. It was a refreshing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting customer service. We were advised via phone call that we could just turn up, no booking required, and when we arrived the staff member we dealt with was shockingly rude and dismissive. We politely explained that we had been advised that a booking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank thomasandrose
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The Port they make at Sobels is really beautiful, very different from the other Ports. It is a very nice fine taste that tastes more like a dessert wine. (It tastes fantastic with chocolate and a little blue cheese, really a nice surprising taste sensation)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Thom1390
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely outlook while enjoying a yummy breakfast with a glass of bubbles! What more could you ask for to start a day of wine tasting in the Hunter Valley! 🤗👍

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

11+ hearts since our last visit and it is still the same... and that is a good thing. Plenty of parking, places to sit and chill both inside and out. And still a GIANT dog behind the counter. We were last here when Bacchus was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We always buy wine when we visit although we didn't get a "cut the cards" discount as we bought less than a case this time. The wines are consistently good, well priced and when we have bought for gifts always get asked how they can...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Diane R
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly,knowledgeable ,generous, unpretentious, a must on a wine tasting trip, nice wines and ports, no pressure to purchase , well done

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank David H
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This winery will always hold a special place in my heart. The service is always warm, friendly and knowledgeable. The wines are tasty and offer a wide range for you wine experts. Yet I love how this winery will sell you a glass just so...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank brodiep289
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We visites Kevin Sobel’s winery based opon TripAdvisor reviews. A nice lady explained us a lot on Hunter Valley winery and the Sobel family history. Tasted some wines and bought a few nice bottles.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 900rb
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23 June 2016|
Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Villa Jim, I also love Sobel's wine! They ship worldwide! If you check out their website thre is an email address you can contact them on for delivery info.