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Cakebread Cellars

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Don was amazing!

My friends and I stopped by on a girls trip to the area and we had the fortunate experience of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
leah k
Good tour, tasty wines

Overall a good experience. We did the wine tour and tasting. Our guide was very experienced and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This winery specializes in producing wine to go with particular types of food and sells most of its wines to restaurants throughout the world.
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8300 Saint Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I stopped by on a girls trip to the area and we had the fortunate experience of having Don take care of us during our tasting. He was super knowledgeable about the wines and his fun loving spirit really made our visit...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leah k
Jennifer L, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Leah, Thanks for your great review and feedback on Don! We think he is great too! We hope you will be able to visit again soon- our new visitor center is slated to be open later this summer! Best regards,

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall a good experience. We did the wine tour and tasting. Our guide was very experienced and helpful fielding all of our questions.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank s0lyarena
Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to review your visit. We appreciate you visiting us and hope you will do so again. Best regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tasting was by far our worst of the day. We had left wonderful experiences at nearby wineries and were very much looking forward to Cakebread. Our tasting guide, Alissa, told us she was only in it for the 401K and the dental plan. Her...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write in and sharing your experience. As a family business, our goal is to connect in thoughtful, meaningful ways with our visitors so we can share our philosophy on wine and deliver it in a way that exceeds...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cakebread was a great experience in a beautiful setting with excellent wine and service. All around this was one of our favorite visits in wine country. This is why we flew from Virginia across the country to Napa. Many other wineries didn't live up to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Many thanks for your time to share with us your wonderful review. We hope you will be able to visit us again soon! best regards, Cakebread Cellars

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending 2 hours of our precious time at a nearby, expensive, high pressure sales wine tasting, Ana at Cakebread was a breath of fresh air. She was welcoming, knowledgeable and an excellent host. We felt no pressure to buy, but we were informed about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PamelaH345
Jennifer L, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Pamela Thanks so much for your time to share your review. We strive to make your visit the best and will share your feedback with Ana and the team. We hope you will visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Many of our friends recommended we come here and we definitely weren’t disappointed. The tasting was great and very detailed, learning about the family history, their production facility and the outside grounds. Our guide Tom was great and we will definitely go back.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank m_dFlorida
Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2019

Hello Thanks very much for your kind review of your recent experience here at Cakebread Cellars and with Tom.. We will share with him and the entire Cakebread Cellars team. We hope to see you back again soon-perhaps when our new visitor center is completed...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018

Beautiful vineyard nestled in the middle of Napa Valley off the Silverado trail. Our guide Nick was one of the most informative host we had during our tour in the valley. Definitely recommend Nick if you want to truly understand your wine, the history and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

Not only does Cakebread offer great wine, their staff is the best! One of the nicest "cellars" that I saw out of 16 wineries I visited. Unique ceiling in the main entrance is made entirely out of corks - an impressive sight! Keep on making...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike H
Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

HI Mike, Thanks so much for your kind review! We hope you will be able to visit again when our renovation project is completed and see what we have in store for our guests and their tasting experience.

Reviewed 10 December 2018

Loved Cakebread reds before visiting - love them more after. A unique vineyard with a great story. Will always be on my visit list when visiting Napa.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lmp1357
Jennifer L, Sales and Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hello, We are so glad you had a great time and that you share your experience with us. We hope you will have the opportunity to visit us again soon.

Reviewed 18 November 2018

Pulled in without a reservation and were paired with a couple happy ladies from Vegas and a SF couple. Una was our person that shared the wonderful wines to us. We first enjoyed Cakebread in the middle 80's and they have kept the wines EXCELLENT!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 191keithg
Jennifer L, Sales & Marketing Assistant at Cakebread Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Thanks Keith!

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rub1996
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Response from flyingrightseat | Reviewed this property |
I was there around an hour or so; it’s very casual.
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Response from CAwinediva | Reviewed this property |
Cakebread is on Highway 29 between Yontville and St Helena. It depends on your budget. Napa is less expensive and a few miles further. Yontville is a lovely little walking town, but more money. St Helena has fewer hotels... More
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