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Cordes Road, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

This is a great little winery to call into when in Kingscote. The tasting cost $4 but as stated in previous reviews it's wavered if you buy a bottle of wine at the end. The staff are extremely friendly, knowledgable and helpful with a great...More

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Greg M, Manager at Bay of Shoals Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

Thank you for your kind comments. We have only just commenced our food offerings which are made up of platters and these will be expanded shortly. We hopefully will be expanding our cellar door and this will include a bigger kitchen which in turn will...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit for the scenery alone. Unfortunately a brusque staff member made this possibly the least pleasant cellar door experience I’ve had, out of dozens around the country. The prices aren’t reaching above the quality of the product as some try to do.

1  Thank Boffinfn
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All reviews cellar door wine tasting farmers market overlooking the bay lovely wine no pressure to buy picnic basket french lady sauvignon blanc short drive friendly staff the young lady lovely spot worth a visit kangaroo island great range platter
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love drinking local! And this a great winery to visit. Has nice wines to taste and is a nice spot to visit on Kangaroo island. Would recommend this winery!

Thank bbluxetravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selection of wines to taste for the $5 fee. Nothing really standout though. Good view from the tasting room. Friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank WayneK160
Reviewed 1 October 2018

this winery is small but in a lovely spot in Kingscote. I like their wine and their staff were professional and helpful. Worth a visit.

Thank helsur
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We were driving around Kangaroo Island in search of places to visit and stopped here. I did a wine tasting with a very friendly and knowledgeable staff member who apologised for the noise due to renovations. The wine was lovely and I recommend going and...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is nearly a must do & if you don’t you have missed out. The location is fantastic looking over the water. The wine is lovely. They have a French varietal which is absolutely magic. The reds (cab sav & Shiraz) are lovely. The staff...More

Thank Gerry K
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Was a little disappointed, expected a better range of food. Their wine was beautiful but their eating area a bit under welding. The views were spectacular so worth the drive

Thank Pauline E
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

A great view from winery across the Bay. Very friendly staff who provided free tastings and background on the wines. Mellows wines for an easy drink but lacked a little body for the serious red drinkers. Offer a tawny.

Thank Tegan85
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Don't skip this place. Magnificent wines that have become favourites after sampling throughout South Australia. Attentive,warm welcome in the middle of winter and no pressure to buy - although we could not resist. Great location and wonderful wines.

Thank Noshtalgia
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Visited the Bay of Shoals winery yesterday and received a very warm welcome from the lady at the cellar door. We tasted and purchased some very fine and reasonably priced wine I must say. The Pinot was outstanding and so was the Chardonnay (both our...More

Thank kendranunweekhanlon
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I went here after the Kingscote farmers market and its a lovely place to sample wines or to buy and take away. It's in a lovely peaceful location too.

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