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Orfila Tasting Room
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3 weeks ago
“Pre-dinner drinks”
30 Oct 2016
“Terrible staff”
2000 Main Street, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-738-6500
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends invited us to their neighbourhood winery for wine tasting before we headed out to dinner. We tasted four wines, three of which were decent. There’s a covered outdoor seating area with tables and chairs for guests to sip their wines. You can bring...More

Thank JVTietjens
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The lady who works on Sunday never explain about the wines and how the tasting works. I have visited several wineries and this was my worst experience due the poor service. Quality of wine is ok. Never go back again

Thank DanielaB
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

After being at the rescue wolf center, I heard some people saying to hit this little cute town of Julian So I did and found this little tasting room with cheeses!! Love it! Even joined a wine club The vineyard was not far, passed it...More

Thank JenniferAP28
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a relaxing Saturday in Julian and stopped at Orfila's for an equally relaxing wine tasting. Very knowledgeable staff pointed out subtle differences in some of their wines, gave great information on estate wines inclusive of showing us a map of where the grapes are...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I live in santee and am in Orfila's wine club....I always pick up my selections in julian....because of the expertise of their staff!! I always enjoy the new selections of wine and crafts...and just really nice people...thanx Orfila !!! THANX LADIES you know who you...More

Thank apache12342016
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The charming rustic Orfila Vineyards tasting room in Julian is staffed by the super friendly and knowledgeable Servers Christine and Cathy. Out of the spectacular award-winning wines, the Pinots were outstanding. The 2013 Stemhead Pinot Noir (Santa Maria Valley) was a truly exceptional medium-bodied wine...More

Thank CoastalCruiser27
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Crowded. When we were finally able to get a glass, the lady who poured for us didn't care to explain any of the wines so we just picked and payed. But she sure had plenty of time to go back to the gentleman that were...More

Thank Jemma1502
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Nice tasting room in Julian. Tastings are $10 per person. The Wines were good, with many of them sourced around California. We bought a case that was on special and good value. Generally the wines are a little pricey. But a nice stop while shopping...More

Thank AndMH
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Orfila has a nice tasting room on the main drag. They have tables with chairs so you can relax while you taste. Their wine was excellent. I was very pleasantly surprised. So much so, that I decided to join their wine club. I used to...More

Thank Mecumhalfdozen
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Drove to Orfila to taste their wine. The store itself was cozy and well decorated. The lady serving was friendly and did a great job explaining each wine. She had a good knowledge of each wine and offered selections to your taste. There was a...More

Thank sondrac140
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24 July 2015|
Response from sondrac140 | Reviewed this property |
We visited the Winery in Jullian. There was no pick up or drop off offered when we called in advance of the visit. The wine tours are not at the Jullian location.