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About Vineland Estates Winery Restaurant

Imagine dining and enjoying the stunning view of our vineyards and lake Ontario in the distance. Headed by Executive Chef Justin Downes, our talented team of Chef's create Niagara cuisine utilizing the freshest local seasonal ingredients. Toronto Life Magazine, Gourmet Magazine, Zagat Dining Review, DiRoNa and Food Network Canada have all recognized our 4-Diamond Restaurant as the quintessential wine country dining experience. For a unique experience, ask us about arriving by helicopter or extending your wine country experience by staying in our private Bed & Breakfast Cottage and the Estate Guest House. Groups welcome!

Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Continental

Hours of Operation:
May thru December:
Lunch: 12:00pm- 3:00pm
Dinner: starting at 5:00pm (reservations recommended)

January thru April:
Wednesday thru Saturday:
Lunch: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Dinner: 5:00pm to 8:30pm
Sunday Lunch only from 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Closed Sunday Dinner, Monday and Tuesday

Cross Street:
Moyer Road and Victoria Avenue

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
CAN$31 to CAN$50

Payment Options:
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(905) 562-7088 ext. 33

Website:
http://www.vineland.com/

Executive Chef:
Justin Downes

Additional:
Banquet, Beer, Chef's Table, Entertainment, Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Vineland Estates Winery Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

5
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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
Food

4.7

Service

4.6

Ambience

4.5

Value

4.3

Noise

Quiet

95% would recommend it to a friend

Scenic View (58)
Outdoor Eating (51)
Special Occasion (47)
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Creative Cuisine (42)
Worth the Drive (42)
Good for Anniversaries (40)
Local Ingredients (39)
Notable Wine List (38)
Good for a Date (37)
Lunch (37)
Romance (37)
Fit for Foodies (32)
Quiet Conversation (27)
Good for Birthdays (26)
Tasting Menu (24)
Authentic (20)
Sunday Lunch (19)
Neighbourhood Gem (18)
Seasonal (16)
Casual (13)
Group Bookings (13)
Business Meals (12)
Healthy (12)
Cozy (8)
Pre/post-theatre (8)
Fun (5)
Brunch (4)
Comfort Food (4)
Disabled Access (4)
Organic (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Afternoon Coffee (2)
Child-Friendly (2)
Great Beer (2)
Hot Spot (2)
People Watching (2)
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Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Best Restaurant in Niagara region

Food5
Ambience4
Service4
Value3

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The food and service was excellent, so good to eat out and be presented with a delicious and attractive plate.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Tasting Menu, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on November 8, 2017

Good food and service. All around an enjoyable evening!

Tags: Seasonal, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 8, 2017

We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and couldn't have chosen a better place!! Carly, our server was knowledgeable, nice and professional. The food was out of this world delicious and the wine to go with it was heavenly. Thank you so much for this amazing experience

Tags: Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic, Fit for Foodies
Food5
Ambience2
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on November 4, 2017

Overall an excellent restaurant, food was amazing. Was a bit surprised by the music choice (top 50's/radio style music). Should be easy enough to find a more refined playlist.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 1, 2017

I love it here, I find the food interesting and beautifully presented. The lobster rolls and duck were our favourites on our date night and the service was friendly and respectful.

Tags: Authentic, Cozy, Romantic, Fit for Foodies
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Had not had dinner at Vineland for over a year and Was a little surprised that they have gotten rid of their a' la carte menu, but was also pleasantly surprised in the end. I had the confit duck leg which was absolutely delicious. All in all it was a lovely Sunday afternoon lunch.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Amazing food every time, and they’re now have been many. You simply can’t go wrong having a meal at this restaurant!

Tags: Seasonal, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Healthy, Organic, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Local Ingredients, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Scenic View
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Wonderful place. The food and wine is absolutely amazing. The service isn’t also great, very friendly.

Tags: Scenic View, Local Ingredients, Special Occasion, Organic, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Romantic
Food5
Ambience2
Service5
Value4

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 22, 2017

The food was excellent, lots of flavour, great presentation and good portion sizes. The duck confit was amazing. My husband had Venison and it was the best he has had. Our server was delightful.
I was a little disappointed with the atmosphere inside the restaurant. It was very open and bare with no ambience. I was hoping the patio was open because it was a beautiful warm fall evening and the patio is spectacular with an amazing view but we were late in the season.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining, Tasting Menu, Scenic View, Local Ingredients
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Amazing food and great ambiance. The service was great and the staff very attentive. The food is exquisite and the wine pairing is a must.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5

 
·Dined on October 14, 2017

Great atmosphere, excellent staff and amazing food! And the wines go well with all courses.

Food2
Ambience3
Service1

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Food was average but our server had zero sense of customer service which downgraded the whole experience. Runners were very friendly. Overall okay.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on October 12, 2017

We had the chef’s choice 5 course meal with the classic wine pairing. As always it was creative and delicious. We go every year for our anniversary. Our compliments to the chef!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre, Notable Wine List, Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Great for Lunch, Local Ingredients, Sunday Lunch
Food4
Ambience1
Service2
Value2

 
·Dined on October 9, 2017

Not as good / nice as I remembered. All 3 of us did not like ambiance at all (out for friend's birthday). Were only a few tables at 7pm-- lighting too bright for evening dinner and loud rock music -- not conducive to fine dining (and prices one pays). Unsophisticated servers, again not what one expects for fine dining. Expensive but good food. Probably would not go back for dinner, maybe try for lunch when can sit outside.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on October 9, 2017

This is my 2nd visit
Different menu
Good choice
Excellent services
God's wine list

Tags: Great for Lunch
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Vineland is an excellent venue. We enjoyed a creative menu. The service was outstanding, friendly and anticipatory.

Tags: Healthy, Authentic, Tasting Menu, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients
Food5
Ambience5
Service5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Amazing dinner, we chose the chiefs choice 5 course menu with the reserve wines. Absolutely delicious...all of it!

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Vancouver)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Amazing food, with an amazing view. We really enjoyed our dining experience.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on October 8, 2017

Great fine dining. Everybody in our group liked their selection. Great place for foodies.

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Romantic
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Vue incroyable , nourriture et vin egalement

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Our party of five had had an excellent winery tour before we came to the restaurant for dinner.
The food was delicious and notable for interesting combinations of ingredients in the various
dishes we ordered. Our table gave us a lovely view of the vineyard and the fact that the weather
was glorious certainly added to our enjoyment. Our only (minor) criticism was the choice of
raucous background music which seemed eccentric for an accompaniment to such a fine meal.
The service was prompt, efficient and the serving staff were uniformly pleasant. All in all a
delightful and memorable dining experience

Tags: Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 1, 2017

The food on the prix fixe lunch menu was stunning. And views and location just as good. It’s a lovely place for a meal.

Food5
Ambience1
Service5
Value3

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 30, 2017

This was our third visit. Food and location has always been good. However they sat my party of six in the same room with a party of at least 15 very noisy adults. They should have been given a private room. Because of this unwise decision of management and despite how good the food is, we will never go back for lunch at the restaurant. This is a shame because Vineland is our favorite winery and we became a member too. We will however continue to buy wine at the winery.

Tags: Scenic View, Great for Lunch
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 27, 2017

A favourite lunch spot for our annual mini recharge visit to NOTL. A beautiful setting overlooking the vineyards and Lake Ontario. We sit outside, the staff is pleasant and attentive, offer good recommendations and the food is excellent - always a drawing card to a return visit.
This year we particular enjoyed the 2016 Pinot Grigio.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Great for Outdoor Dining, Great for Lunch
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 27, 2017

The food was amazing, the service impeccable, the views breathtaking! Enjoyed a beautiful girls lunch on the patio.
5* experience for sure!

Tags: Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Great Beer, Afternoon Coffee, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Cozy, Pre/post Theatre, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 26, 2017

Fantastic food, great service and a unique beautiful view of vineyards, hardwood forests and Lake Ontario in the background. Plus their Pinot Meunier wine is outstanding.
We will definitely come back again!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Worth the Drive
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 24, 2017

Loved our ANNIVERSARY dinner at this restaurant. Loved everything about it.

Tags: Special Occasion
Food4
Ambience2
Service2
Value2

 
·Dined on September 24, 2017

made reservation for 1;30 lunch....got ther and were seated to the right of the reservation desk beside the WASHROOMS. All inside seating was taken ...the waiter and his assistant took our orders and began service .
Filled our water glasses and did not check our water glasses again until asked.
Food delivery was slooooooooooooooowwwwwwwwww Took over two hours and we had two kids under 10. Waiters appologised but no change.
Hard to believe this is normal service after all the time the restaurant has been open

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Disabled Access
Food4
Ambience3
Service2

vip
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 23, 2017

A somewhat disappointing evening. Pacing of meal service was uneven; having mains served just as wine was opened to breathe, and prior to completion of pre-dinner drinks left us with a poor impression of the restaurant. Wines served were enjoyable; ambiance was pleasant as sunset fell. Would consider other winery restaurants before returning here again, anytime soon.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 23, 2017

Great ambiance, excellent service, superb food, helpful advice on wine pairing.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Healthy
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value3

 
·Dined on September 23, 2017

Good and service was excellent, although the portions were quite small, the food was very good.

We got the 5 course dinner. And a bottle of wine. The lamb and duck was amazing, but small. The server was very attentive

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Authentic, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Fit for Foodies
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 19, 2017

An outstanding experience...amazing food paired with exceptional wine made for a wonderful afternoon!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service3
Value3

 
·Dined on September 17, 2017

The experience on the whole was wonderful. The setting was perfect ( mid September) with no bugs, a great view, pleasant temperatures and great for conversation. The servers were attentive but quiet ( a good thing). The wine list is small and unrecognizable but pleasant. We were served oysters as compliments of the chief ( I hate oysters) and warm flat sparkling water which was quickly replaced once noted. The flavors of appetizers and mains were outstanding. Every dish was prepared perfectly. We felt the establishment was trying hard to make our visit enjoyable. What more can you ask?

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Sunday Lunch, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Healthy, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries
Food4
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 17, 2017

A very pleasant place with a good and balanced selection of food in 3 course menu deal. View itself maybe not too grand but vicinity is vreat

Tags: Scenic View, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on September 16, 2017

Food was great. Had options on the 5 course meal I've never tried, I tried Tuna and pork belly, Was amazing how fresh and tasty the Tuna was ! Dessert was amazingly delicious. Had wine pairings too, were excellent with each meal.
Thank you.

Tags: Good for Birthdays
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Excellent food, very good service and beautiful place

Tags: Tapas, Authentic, Scenic View, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Casual, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Fun, Tasting Menu
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 14, 2017

Best place to dine in Beamsville, a bit to the expensive side but all worth it.

Tags: Authentic
Food5
Ambience5
Service4
Value5

 
·Dined on September 14, 2017

Exceptional food, presentation & wine pairing. Reasonable priced. Staff is friendly. Beautiful location. The BEST restaurant in the region.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive, Great for Lunch
Food3
Ambience4
Service4
Value2

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 12, 2017

The restaurant has beautiful views from every seat and the grounds are lovely. We enjoyed our dinner however the portions are very small, particularly given the high price point of the menu.
We were visited by a number of pesky fruit flys that were annoying but the windows were open so they come with being in wine country. We received excellent service from very attentive wait staff.

Tags: Creative Cuisine

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