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Lompoc Wine Ghetto

200 North 9th Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
+1 805-735-8937
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Wine tasting

The Ghetto has approximately 23 different wineries represented, all artisan produced, within... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mbajja
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West Chester, Ohio
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Girls afternoon

Love the wine ghetto! Just wish they had some places to grab some food in the ghetto! Would have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tabby L
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The Lompoc Wine Ghetto is a loose collection of wineries, including many production facilities. This unique two-block industrial complex has been almost completely taken over by the wine industry. Its seventeen tasting rooms represent more than 20 local brands. You won't find great estates with rolling hills here, nor opulent tasting rooms with soaring ceilings. What you will find is world-class wine, presented in a laid back atmosphere. Often the tasting rooms are inside production facilities, so don't be surprised if the person doing the pouring is also the person that made it. Come spend a weekend with us tasting exceptional wines in this very non-traditional setting. If great wine is what you seek, come pound the pavement for a while and discover the treasures of the Lompoc Wine Ghetto.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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200 North 9th Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ghetto has approximately 23 different wineries represented, all artisan produced, within walking distance of each other. Think craft beer for wine. We visited 3 different artisans and were not disappointed! Our first stop was Artisan Uprising. Enjoyed the wine and our host was awesome....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the wine ghetto! Just wish they had some places to grab some food in the ghetto! Would have given it 5 stars then!

Thank Tabby L
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Ten plus wineries(wine tasting rooms) with in a two block radius its done by having all the wine tasting rooms in a small industrial park. Ingenious if I do say so myself. You get to taste the wines of these boutique wineries and walk from...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The Lompoc Wine Ghetto is located on the outskirts of the city of Lompoc in an industrial warehouse park. Lots of very good wineries specializing in grapes grown in the Santa Rita Hills. Pali, Tyler, Fiddlehead and Zotovich are some of my favorites. No problem...More

Thank David from La Palma
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

With all the wineries in the area it's easy to miss this. But the Lompoc wine ghetto should not be overlooked. I've tried probably a dozen of the wineries there. Some are better than others.But the benefit of this place is you can try two...More

Thank justLinda2013
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were anxious to taste the pinots of the Santa Rita Hills and the Lompoc Wine Ghetto had it all in one location. This is an industrial area with quite a few very basic tasting rooms. We went to the "Taste of Santa Rita Hills,"...More

1  Thank Cerritos_Dave
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great idea, many wineries all in one area. My complaint is the cost. Wineries in Lodi area will waive your tasting fee if you buy a bottle. One would only waive if you bought 3 bottles. Tasting fees need to be more...More

Thank McCaffrey
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The wine ghetto, an endearment term has amazing wines that can compete with the best. transcendence wine and Ave are my personal favorites .its a must visit, we are so fortunate to have the best wine makers here . A major treat!

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

As you drive north on Highway 1 into Lompoc, the first sign you see directs you to the Wine Ghetto. The Ghetto = at least a dozen wineries in a warehouse-type area. Some have tasting rooms with regular hours; some don't and may require an...More

2  Thank SeekingVines
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Located on the outskirts of Lompoc. An industrial warehouse area with lots of different wine tasting rooms. On my last visit to the Lompoc Wine Ghetto, I tried the Pali Wine Company wine tasting room. Behind the small wine tasting bar are barrels of their...More

Thank David from La Palma
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Response from Walter S | Reviewed this property |
I guess use Uber or a cab. We've always had a vehicle. You definitely don't need a vehicle once you get to the Wine Ghetto. We would advise sharing tastings, that way you can taste in more rooms. Many to choose from. Most... More
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