We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lava Cap Winery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Wonderful wine, great people

This location was a great stop on our wine tour. The people were very knowledgable and enthusiast... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2011
aliciajoy
,
Santa Monica, CA
Great Wines and Amazing Customer Service

If touring El Dorado wine country, definately make a stop here! The wines are VERY good... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2009
sanniam
,
Indianapolis, Indiana
Read all 75 reviews
25
All photos (25)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“great wine”(7 reviews)
“tasting room”(9 reviews)
About
Celebrate the magic of mountain-grown grapes and the beauty that surrounds Lava Cap Winery. Savor the taste of well-balanced wines rich with full flavor and body, vibrant fruit, crisp acidity and soft tannins. Bring a picnic and relax on the deck...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
2221 Fruitridge Rd, Placerville, CA 95667-3700
Website
+1 530-621-0175
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (75)
There are newer reviews for Lava Cap Winery
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
74 results
Traveller rating
50
19
4
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
50
19
4
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews great wine tasting room bottle of wine wine club amazing customer service sauvignon blanc apple hill buy a bottle enjoy wine beautiful setting sierra foothills picnic lunch rolling hills el dorado deck basket winery
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
71 - 74 of 74 reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2012

This was our first trip to wineries outside of Napa area, and our first winery of the day. I'm glad it wasn't our last because it wasn't a great experience. We were a party of 12 so I called a week in advance to give...More

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank GregNancy
Reviewed 4 September 2011

This location was a great stop on our wine tour. The people were very knowledgable and enthusiast about their wine (which was A-Mazing). The patio out back has a beautiful view and you can buy cheese sitting out drinking delicious wine. Favorite winery in the...More

Thank aliciajoy
Reviewed 8 October 2009

If touring El Dorado wine country, definately make a stop here! The wines are VERY good ---- don't miss the reserves (tasting is $5-- waived if you buy any wine, which you will!). Ben Patterson was working the day we arrived and he was amazing...More

Thank sanniam
Reviewed 12 September 2008

Excellent Winery in the Apple Hill area of El Dorado County. It's a must see if touring Wineries in El Dorado County. The Petite Sirah was wonderful! Great Winery, check it out!

Thank SearsPoints
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Mother Lode Motel
80 reviews
2.81 km away
National 9 Inn
122 reviews
3.56 km away
Gold Country Inn
24 reviews
4.24 km away
Historic Cary House Hotel
319 reviews
5.97 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 134 nearby restaurants
Log Cabin Cafe
18 reviews
3.40 km away
Smith Flat House
117 reviews
2.33 km away
Amerikan Ichi
44 reviews
4.63 km away
Tijuana Taqueria
41 reviews
3.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 60 nearby attractions
Boa Vista Orchards
216 reviews
1.35 km away
Lewis Grace Winery
10 reviews
1.14 km away
Abel's Apple Acres
16 reviews
1.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lava Cap Winery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines