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Vizzini Farms Winery

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800 Highway 87, Calera, AL 35040-5409
+1 205-685-0655
10:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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98 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We bought a Groupon for this winery and it was well worth it! It included lunch and the tasting. When we arrived we were greeted by a young lady. She asked us to have a seat while she finished the tastings that she started. When it was our turn she informed us that they young man with her was training.... More 

Thank suzanne326
Haleyville, Alabama, United States
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The wine is great! We bought several different flavors. The staff was reluctant to allow us to sample multiple bottles of wine. They asked what type of wine we liked, and then only offered wines along that type. Wine tasting allows you to try something you wouldn't normally try on your own. Make sure you insist to try something outside... More 

Thank Tabatha S
Birmingham, Alabama
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised how easy it was to get there, right off 65. The food was tasty, Italian style. They also offer a variety of salads, freshly made. Several others took advantage of the offered tour of the vat room. We tasted a few of their signature wines & bought 2 bottles. I'd recommend this bistro for a nice... More 

Thank Eileen G
Huntsville, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went to Vizzini Farms Winery 8/6/2016 When entering I thought i would have gotten WARM WELCOME! NOT SO!! came with my groupon, and was given that my goupon was not good after a certain time. Then the gentelman stated they were getting ready for a wedding which Vizzini Farms did't post to let the people know on their website, &... More 

Thank dardis2016
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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437 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We had a Groupon which entitled us to the wine tasting and $20 toward a meal. We found the winery very quickly just off of I-65 near the Shelby County Airport and stopped in for lunch at the Bistro. A young woman greeted us quickly and we let her know that we wanted to have the wine tasting before eating... More 

Thank Jenny W
Allentown, PA
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

I had the pleasure of hosting my son and daughter-in-law's rehearsal dinner at Vizzini Farms Winery and what a wonderful evening it was!! It was a pleasure working with owner Tom Vizzini to create a wonderful menu and memorable evening. Working from hundreds of miles away, Tom was easy to work with and extremely helpful! The food was excellent (lasagna... More 

Thank travelgirl1959
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

During our Wine Trail outing we stopped at this winery. Walked in to a building and the staff was very nice. That is about all I can say that is positive. The food we ordered was awful. I ordered the salad sampler (chicken salad, pimento cheese & potato salad) & hubs ordered chicken pesto pizza. We ate enough after 4-5... More 

Thank Kimco93
Raleigh, North Carolina
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

We were here for a rehearsal dinner that included around 40 guests. There was a screened porch area where appetizers were served; they were gone by the time we arrived at 15 minutes past the time on the invitation and not replenished. There were 3 meal choices, and the timing of service was waaay off; those served option one were... More 

Thank amy e
Rainbow City, AL
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292 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

This is not a major vineyard with caves, fields and fields of grapes; but it is a little slice of Italy in central Alabama. The appetizer are good and several of there wines are really tasty. They are smart to label with college mascots which makes for nice tailgate conversation. Many of the items inside are reminiscent of Tuscany and... More 

Thank BarbeeAL
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

We went and used an expired groupon. I wouldn't let them expire, seems to be kind of an ordeal to get the paid value on just liquor because of the AL liquor laws. It wasn't a big deal to us to use it towards food though. Just discussing what you can and can't use the expired value towards kinda killed... More 

Thank Mandi P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Highway 87, Calera, AL 35040-5409
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Calera
  • Phone Number: +1 205-685-0655

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?