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That is too bad.

I had been there, traveling all the way from Japan, several times, starting in 2002. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
There was a holiday wine tasting party.

They provided acoustic guitar entertainment and brunswick stew along with the tastings. Had a great... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2012
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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1 week ago
“That is too bad.”
6 Jun 2017
“The name, the place, the people! All will be missed”
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134 Moonrise Bay Lndg, Knotts Island, NC 27950-9681
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been there, traveling all the way from Japan, several times, starting in 2002. The owner/president used to be a surgeon and a very nice guy. The location is very nice. The wine had been pretty good and much better than other wine in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jeftoty
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This was my very favorite vineyard. I am so sad that it is gone. Now I can only wish that I had drank more wine while they were in business. I heard that they closed for health reasons.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Oranutan1
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Closed due too long term illness of the owner. It has been split up for development. A shame because a lot of time and effort were put in at the start.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 14brucek
Reviewed 27 September 2012

The place is now closed, do not bother, it's a darn shame. Was a great short getaway, for decent wine & shows.

Date of experience: October 2011
Thank travelguy108
Reviewed 10 July 2012

They provided acoustic guitar entertainment and brunswick stew along with the tastings. Had a great rainy afternoon.

Thank pamelasnewby
Reviewed 21 January 2012

The people are great, the shop small but it has some unique buys at a decent price. The wine is very disappointing. There is an odd metallic taste to all wines (though the "Knot Bad Wine" is really not bad at all!). Priced high, you'll...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 20 July 2011

My husband and I took a day trip to Knott's Island and planned on visiting the two wineries located there. When we arrived at Martin's Vineyard we were inform the the owner of Moonrise Bay had become ill and had to close last year. Sure...More

Date of experience: July 2011
4  Thank bbynrs_02
Reviewed 15 August 2005

This was my second trip to moonrise bay and I was a little disappointed. My first trip was in 2004 we started with the tasting, the glasses were poured generously and the staff was very knowledgeable. After the tasting we moved to the tour, guided...More

3  Thank GrandTour35938
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