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Very friendly servers. A nice setting shaded by oak trees to sip your wine and have some cheese or... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Huntington Beach, California
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Enjoyed tasting wines here. Spent about an hour here on Saturday. Was a bit crowded, but to be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Craig M
Pleasanton, California
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We are a boutique winery and vineyard, nestled among the oak-studded rolling hills of Ballard Canyon. Our mission is to create world-class, handcrafted wines that reflect our commitment to excellence and our love for this region. That commitment...more
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1819 Ballard Canyon Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-9766
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very friendly servers. A nice setting shaded by oak trees to sip your wine and have some cheese or picnic lunch.

Thank brucerunner56
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed tasting wines here. Spent about an hour here on Saturday. Was a bit crowded, but to be expected on a weekend. got a cheese plate that was nice. Tasted some wines.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit out of the way, but a beautiful location. If in the area, and you want a place to have a picnic, this would be it. Spectacular views, excellent service, superb wine.

Thank Dick T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love bringing our visitors to Rusack Vineyards. The wines are good, the pourers are knowledgable and friendly, and the deck under the oak trees overlooking the orchards can't be beat! Bring your own picnic, and thoroughly enjoy the ambiance and the wines! We've been...More

1  Thank Pam W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most spectacular settings I have ever seen. We picked this winery to enjoy the lunch our driver had ordered for us. The views from the beautiful patio are so serene. The was a road off in the distance but there...More

Thank MaryLouise H
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Nice drive off the main road. Excellent wine and location. Bring a picnic or snack, buy a bottle, and enjoy the view.

Thank joe c
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The vineyard was beautiful. The tasting area was overlooking the vineyard and the crackers were so awesome, we bought some for takeaway. I would recommend this any time.

1  Thank Shelby789
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Rusack Vineyards is worth the couple mile drive from Solvang - through the bucolic scenery, passing by bisons and long horned cattle. Rusack Winery has excellent wine and it is a beautiful winery. You should make the time to visit Rusack.

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 22 May 2018

First of all can I say that Stephanie, who works at this winery was amazing. She rolled out the red carpet for our wine tour group of doctors and it was an unforgettable experience. The winery was recommended to us by Andrew Murray of Andrew...More

Thank erolotus
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Started our tour here and had beautiful seating at the deck - wines were amazing and love the Sauvignon Blanc. Our host Stephanie Varner had a wealth of knowledge on the wines and passion as well. Great experience, highly recommend a visit

Thank ECMedbooks
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Isaac B
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I went on a very rainy day so I didn't see outdoor sitting, which they have. I don't want to assume so call them directly, they are very friendly and by far my favorite vineyard