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Coyote Moon on the River

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Located in the heart of Clayton on Riverside Drive, is our Coyote Moon Wine & Dine. Stop inside to sample wine, grab a bite to eat, shop, or listen to local musicians. Enjoy our award-winning wines! Hang out at the bar and sample 6 wines for $4 (take home a souviner glass for just $1 extra) or sit down and relax with a glass (or bottle!) of wine. We also offer wine slushies, wine cocktails, and New York State craft beers! In our Coyote Moon Wine & Dine, we offer more than just wine! In addition to a complete selection of our award-winning wines, visitors can shop for a variety of wine accessories and Coyote Moon apparel. Also available are prints of Mary Randazzo's artwork, Clayton Distillery and Dark Island Spirits Liquors, and Finen Maple Products. Throughout the year, local musicians flock to Coyote Moon to perform on the intimate Wine & Dine stage. Stop on by any Thursday, Friday, or Saturday evening to enjoy outstanding performances!
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Wine Bar, American, Bar
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews grape wine cheese and crackers cheese board ice cream sandwiches great wine friday or saturday night wine shop wine club wine cruises bbq sauce the river bought bottles patio overlooking river rat cheese portions are generous watch the sunset
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This was a great find in this small town. We were able to enjoy wine tasting and the friendly service. The atmosphere and views were very relaxing. The wine choices were explained in full and were varied. We bought a few bottles to enjoy at...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank nyfamily1234
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Had the wine tasting and then went on the sunset cruise. Staff is friendly and knowledgeable about the wine and the area. Had a great time on the cruise, would do it again, would be great fun for a special celebration with a group. We...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank ccdudek
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I visit the 1,000 Islands every summer and this is my go to spot! The view of the river from the porch is beautiful. The food is great & they use a lot of locally sourced ingredients (River Rat cheese = amazing). The wine slushies...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank KatelynMarie585
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My college friend and I are both celebrating our 30th wedding anniversaries this year. We don't get to get together very often. So, we planned a couples weekend trip of camping and a wine cruise. If your looking for a great time, this is the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank OccasionalTraveler87
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Nice place. We tried a flight of wine samples matched to our tastes. They have several wines to choose from. They also have a few drafts on tap that were very good. If you are looking to sit river side for a while and have...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Michael F
Reviewed 16 July 2017

What a charming little wine tasting room! We thoroughly enjoyed the wine slushies and especially enjoying the view of the river from their back porch. Gabbi, along with all staff, were delightful, fun & accommodating. Dare I say we visited more than once? Yes, we...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Anne B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Wine slushy was very yummy... Different wines to taste. So balcony overlooking the river. Also has a gift shop.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The wine cruise is the best! We had a big party and they accommodated all of us. The cruise is a memorable time from start to finish! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Paula C
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We did a wine tasting because of a suggestion from our B&B we stayed at. The wines here are very good. We ended up buying two bottles, and stayed to sit on the deck to watch the sunset. Very nice and relaxing and great wines.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Dave B
CoyoteMoonVineyards, Manager at Coyote Moon on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for visiting and we're so glad you enjoyed our wines. Sitting on the back patio with that Amazing view and a bottle of wine is the Best! Cheers, Cara Aguirre

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here earlier today, and it was really great! The staff was awesome and very helpful, and they have samples of the pasta sauce, jam, salsa, and BBQ sauce that are made with their wines. The staff helped us try wines that were similar...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank dkbeland
CoyoteMoonVineyards, Manager at Coyote Moon on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for visiting and we will pass on the compliments to the staff! We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our wine infused food products and that the staff helped you find ones you would liked! Please come visit us again when you're in...More

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23 July 2018|
Response from CoyoteMoonVineyards | Property representative |
We have some light fare foods; cheese plates, hummus, jams and salsa with crackers as well as charcuterie boards and wine ice cream.
14 July 2017|
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Response from Denise C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I also thought it was a law now that all businesses be handicap accessible.
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