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Dark Horse Estate Winery

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza”(6 reviews)
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70665 B Line, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
+1 519-238-5000
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All reviews wine tasting beautiful building pizza right next door niagara region huron county new building the lower level last sunday outdoor patio charcuterie plate lovely wine pinot noir tasting room fantastic location beautiful spot lots of parking
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Locating next to the Huron County Playhouse must be a bonanza for this winery. The parking lot is huge and we noticed they have recharging stations for electric vehicles @ a cost of $8! The venue is stunning. First a beautiful statue of a dark...More

Thank Cass8-4U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location and I'll bet they get lots of crossover traffic from the local Theatre which shares the parking area. GORGEOUS interiors for parties or wedding reception. Got there just before they were legally allowed to offer me a tasting of whatever wines they make...More

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful venue. Great destination close to Grand Bend. We did a flight of wine. Server was lovely. Missed what we asked for on last glass. We were served something different then what we expected. Having food on the upper level vs lower would add to...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a perfect stop for a rainy day at the campground, but will want to come back on a sunny day to use the beautiful patio over looking the vines. The restaurant is a great feature..would highly recommend the food.

Thank kellycutie1969
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We saw this mentioned in the hotel's information booklet and thought we would check it out as we were going to friends that evening for a meal and wanted to take a bottle of wine. It is a very new place with the vines only...More

Thank Angela Susan M
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We just attended the Harvest dinner event which was really fantastic The winery itself is a beautiful building. Great place for a tasting or to sit on the patio with a glass of wine and a wood oven pizza. They had two long tables set...More

Thank AW55
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here and the service was very friendly. After our meal we went and sat outside on the upstairs patio and drank lovely wine. They also provide entertainment. Would definitely visit again

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The building is worth a stop to see. Lovely BUT do not order any of the wine if you are the least bit fussy about what you drink. My friend could even swallow her wine and she tried a flight. All undrinkable. The restaurant on...More

Thank Luanne M
winelady2014, Owner at Dark Horse Estate Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Luanne, It takes time to develop a palate for tasting wine. Dark Horse has 18 wines to choose from ranging from different varietals to different styles, all Ontario VQA wines. Our tasting associates take their time to find a wine that our guests enjoy, as...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

As soon as visitors drive up to this winery they will be impressed by the horse statue and the imposing building. My friend told me it was built for a man's daughter to give her something to do but I don't know the truth of...More

1  Thank Paul O
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Came after reading the reviews. The place is gorgeous but that's about it. Order a bunch of pizzas and wine. Pizzas were all burnt. Pizza was supposed to have prosciutto and arugula. Judge for yourselves. After complaining waitress had a terrible attitude. We had super...More

1  Thank Gizele A
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Gail M
16 March 2018|
Response from winelady2014 | Property representative |
No dress code, we are having a contest for best dressed for the occasion.
22 October 2017|
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Response from Nelson C | Reviewed this property |
Eric N's answer is correct - thanks Eric.