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.

Rusack Vineyards

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Share
Review Highlights
Amazing Winery In Solvang area

Had a wonderful experience here! We had a wine tasting and enjoyed a bottle on the patio which had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mlwatton
,
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
That perfect picnic

We aimed to get there at noon with our picnic basket in tow. The most idyllic place! Drove through... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RosieRoses
,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
via mobile
Read all 160 reviews
83
All photos (83)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
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
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
1819 Ballard Canyon Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-9766
Website
+1 805-688-1278
Call
Reviews (160)
Filter reviews
154 results
Traveller rating
119
27
5
2
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
119
27
5
2
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews catalina island sauvignon blanc beautiful location beautiful patio wine tasting bit out of the way oak trees picnic lunch rolling hills great place for a picnic wine club snack items bring your own picnic picnic area buy a bottle favorite winery the santa ynez valley
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 154 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience here! We had a wine tasting and enjoyed a bottle on the patio which had spectacular views.They also had a friendly kitty in the tasting room which was great. Wines were delicious and definitely top quality, I would highly recommend!

Thank mlwatton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We aimed to get there at noon with our picnic basket in tow. The most idyllic place! Drove through the barren lands and we were treated by such a dreamy oasis. We were greeted warmly as soon as we parked and stepped foot into their...More

Thank RosieRoses
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

It is hard to choose a tasting visit from many vineyards in Santa Barbara county (more than 200), but we definitely were lucky to choose Rusack vineyards! Both Dan and Michael were great helpers in wine tasting and trying their amazing Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah...More

1  Thank Psatkauskas
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We enjoyed the wines sitting on the beautiful outside terrace facing the vineyards. A little slide of heaven.i

Thank MikiJuli
Reviewed 16 August 2018 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 13 August 2018

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 8 August 2018

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 6 August 2018

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

2  Thank Pam W
Reviewed 27 July 2018

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

1  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
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 nearby hotels
Fess Parker Wine Country Inn
593 reviews
3.91 km away
Svendsgaard's Lodge - Americas Best Value Inn
463 reviews
4.59 km away
Holiday Inn Express Solvang
503 reviews
4.61 km away
The Landsby
333 reviews
4.62 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 77 nearby restaurants
The Gathering Table Restaurant
194 reviews
2.45 km away
Los Olivos Wine Merchant & Cafe
702 reviews
3.91 km away
Olsen's Danish Village Bakery
468 reviews
4.60 km away
Sides Hardware and Shoes - a Brothers Restaurant
484 reviews
3.95 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 94 nearby attractions
Rideau Vineyard
140 reviews
2.70 km away
Sunny Fields Park
77 reviews
2.65 km away
Quicksilver Ranch
132 reviews
2.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Isaac B
18 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from d0raniam |
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
1
Vote