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Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens

220 Grand Tradition Way, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4107
+1 855-728-6466
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Grand Traditions starts a new tradition with my family

We will be back to Grand Traditions every MOthers Day. It was beautiful. The gardens are out of... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Los Angeles, California
Beautiful grounds and great food.

The expansive well landscaped grounds so one reason to come here. The Veranda restaurant has great... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Fallbrook, California
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Nestled in the rolling hills of Fallbrook, California lies the Grand Tradition Estate. Its 15 acres of year-round gardens are a beloved Southern California landmark. Discover a profusion of natural splendor along carefully crafted pathways of flowering plants, majestic palms and cascading waterfalls. Dedicated in 1984 by the McDougal family, these magnificent grounds have hosted over a million visitors from around the world.Come walk the property, eat lunch at The Veranda Restaurant, or enjoy a chef prepared picnic lunch on the manicured grounds of this north San Diego County gem. Make reservations for lunch at The Veranda Restaurant serving daily from 11am to 2pm.
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220 Grand Tradition Way, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4107
+1 855-728-6466
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We will be back to Grand Traditions every MOthers Day. It was beautiful. The gardens are out of this world. The service was excellent especially Crystal. She was terrific. I loved the Eggs Wellington and the Bloody Mary with Bacon and Green Beans was the...More

Thank melaniewp1882
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The expansive well landscaped grounds so one reason to come here. The Veranda restaurant has great food too. They do special events and weddings here also.

Thank robertlT8776TG
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Beautiful grounds for weddings,parties or live entertainment. Food was very good, fairly priced. Live events are frequent and they now have a terrific car show on the lawns in early October.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

About 30 people in attendance. Servers with trays of various foods, and drink were endless. This venue is very popular locally and my wife and I often take out of town guests here. It is an exceptional place for dining or just walking the beautiful...More

1  Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Oldest Grand Lady's Wedding & Reception was held at Grand Traditions on June 10, 2017. Not only is it a WONDERFUL VENUE for Weddings, but Professional Meetings, Birthday Parties, and Family Events will find this the PERFECT SPOT!! Grand Traditions Planners are available to make...More

1  Thank JAMES T
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Everyone says that "you have to see the gardens at Grand Traditions". And they're right you do. There are lots of hidden little areas with waterfalls, tropical garden settings and shaded areas for ceremonies. Obviously it was built for and is for weddings. If thats...More

Thank brucef533
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Excellent grounds, service and setup for a dream wedding. The place is weird to get to, but once you're there it's heaven...

1  Thank Wayne N
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place is very beautiful! 30+ acres of gardens, waterfalls, heart shaped lake, etc. A variety of ceremony locations and 2 reception locations. I had my wedding here last year (2016) and all of my guests LOVED it. Since it is such as beautiful place...More

Thank Jennifer B
GrandTradition, Manager at Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Hello Jennifer, Thank you for your lovely review of your wedding. We agree, our Chef is very talented. We love to hear that your pictures are all that you wanted and that our gardens helped to provide you with that ambiance. It was an honor...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

The food is excellent and freshly prepared. The staff is well trained and gracious. Beautiful view of the grounds from the Veranda. Peaceful setting.

Thank karenfeyler
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My parents just had their 50th Wedding Anniversary there yesterday and I have to say that it's worth the drive. The staff is excellent and they delivered what they promised. The view is great and the gardens are excellent. The staff members are incredibly accommodating...More

Thank isay691
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30 May 2017|
Response from Vikki K | Reviewed this property |
Yes - it is called the Veranda Restaurant and gets voted best Brunch in San Diego county. I would go to their website for more info and how to make reservations,
Sara G
5 July 2016|
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Response from Pete T | Reviewed this property |
Its very simple and if you Google map it the directions and very precise and easy to follow. This your best bet.
2 May 2016|
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Response from SJR55 | Reviewed this property |
Adults $7.50