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Lakewood Vineyards

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Skip the other vineyards; head straight to Lakewood

Of the 6 or so wineries that we visited, Lakewood was our favorite. I bought a bottle of port 2016... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cynthia F
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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
The best on west side of Seneca

This was our best winery experience on the west side of Seneca. The family mambers are passionate... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OhioLax
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Miamisburg, OH
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Lakewood Vineyards is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York. A working grape farm since 1951, the winery was established in 1988. Almost 2 decades later, with over 675 awards, we continually produce fine wines and mead, and...more
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4024 State Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9718
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Of the 6 or so wineries that we visited, Lakewood was our favorite. I bought a bottle of port 2016 to take home. My favorite wines were the pinot gris and long stem white. My husband and I bought a bottle of Long Stem White,...More

Thank Cynthia F
Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the nice review. I am sorry you didn't get to enjoy the view when you were here tasting. Our original tasting bar (heritage bar) is not close to the windows. Please let us know you are interested in tasting with a view...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our best winery experience on the west side of Seneca. The family mambers are passionate and the property is beautiful, like a postcard.

Thank OhioLax
Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the nice comments. We are passionate abut what we do and committed to passing along a nice experience and exceptional wines. We hope you come visit again! The Lakewood Vineyards family

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great experience here, and it was one of the first stops on our tour. The hostess led us to a section of the bar and introduced us to the gentleman who would be pouring for us. He was very nice, knowledgeable, and...More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I appreciate your great comments about our wine and your experience here. I hope you enjoy that crisp white and if it is Long Stem White, I suggest you try it with Caesar salad. Enjoy the last few days of summer and please come visit...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a quick afternoon wine tasting and spent almost all day. Walked away with 2 cases of wine Wine tasting experience is amazing! Our lady was super entertaining and telling plenty of stories. I got Flight B tasting and loved almost every one...More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alexandra, Thank you for your great comments. It is such a pleasure to present our wines and share our property with lovely people who appreciate what we do. I hope you enjoy the wines you took home and come visit Lakewood Vineyards again. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the wineries featured in the book "Summer in a Glass," and its reputation is deserved. I live in Raleigh, but was back in New York to visit family and friends, which I do every summer. No trip north is complete without...More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your flattering review. I am so happy you chose to visit us this year and that you enjoyed the wines. I hope you will remember your Finger Lakes visit when you enjoy the wines, and visit us when you travel from Raleigh...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love taking friends and family to this winery. I like dry wines and I love all of them. You can sit outside and enjoy the wine also. If you buy a bottle of wine, you get the amount you paid for the tasting of that...More

Thank Nancy T
Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a nice review. We are so pleased that you enjoy the wines and that you bring your friends to see us. We hope you visit again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not surprised that they have won the title of #1 or Best in the region. We visited at least 10 wineries in the two days of wine trail travel and this was our top pick of Best wines, as there wasn’t one we didn’t like....More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review and for sharing your favorite wine pick. Borealis is a delicious selection, and almost sold out. I am glad you got some when you were here. We will make it again this fall so it should be available again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a great time visiting this winery with our adult children. The wine tasting was delicious. We especially enjoyed our server, Joe. He was knowledgeable and very friendly. He made the wine tasting fun!

Thank Lori A
Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. We have a good crew. They enjoy people and work to make your experience fun and informative. We hope you will visit again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 14 August 2018

This was the one and only Vineyard that I was able to make it to on my trip to Watkins Glen and I was extremely pleased that this was our choice. It was absolutely beautiful there. We were greeted by a hostess as soon as...More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience! We are glad you made Lakewood your one stop. We hope you will come back again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Not needing to visit every winery along this extensive trail, we decided to visit Lakewood Vineyards because of a sign in front that says “Vineyard of the Year”. Has to be good, right? It was. The tasting involved several different white wines and all were...More

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Elizabeth S, Owner at Lakewood Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for the nice review. We are happy that you enjoyed the wines and your time at Lakewood Vineyards. We hope you will visit again and enjoy the Abby Rose and Vignoles in the meantime.

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Response from Elizabeth S | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us re: our listing. We are a winery and we do not brew beer (except as a hobby at home). I am not sure why we are listed as a brewery but I will see if we can get that fixed. We hope you will come... More
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