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Gouveia Vineyards

1339 Whirlwind Hill Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492-2727
+1 203-265-5526
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The view is spectacular!

The whole facility is wonderful. The tasting house is stone and set up on the hill. Seating inside... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hamden, Connecticut
via mobile
Serenity at its best winery

My favorite winery of all. The staff is great; the scenery is peaceful and the winery tour is worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
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  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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1339 Whirlwind Hill Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492-2727
+1 203-265-5526
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The whole facility is wonderful. The tasting house is stone and set up on the hill. Seating inside is plentiful if mostly family style. Makes this a decent place to go rain or shine, but it's sun that really shows to advantage. You'll need to...More

Thank lynncrisci5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite winery of all. The staff is great; the scenery is peaceful and the winery tour is worth the money. Great place to unwind. Ive had picnics on the lawns or by the water. There are benches and tables to sit at to chat...More

Thank twilliams15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a misty Memorial Day we stopped in Gouveia Vineyards and the place was packed. The service was exceptional; there was a guy out in the parking lot directing us to open space. Inside there was another person helped us find the table. The tasting...More

Thank truongkv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good winery - wine tasting line was long so we purchased two bottles. Very busy with few tables open. We brought cheese and crackers- next time I will bring more and spend time outside for a picnic

Thank BAP60
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This place transports you out of the town and into a beautiful countryside overlooking the vineyards. The accommodations are lovely while you sip your wine. Adding your own food flair gives it a friendly setting for all to enjoy. Staff are friendly and helpful. We...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The wine is tasty but a little bit expensive. The atmosphere is excellent and the views of Sleeping Giant and the winery grounds are beautiful.

Thank FredandMarta
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Our family members love Gouveia Winery but it's not our favorite Winery in CT. The grounds are beautiful and if it's a nice day you can bring you own food and picnic outside. The tasting room is always jam packed with people and is incredibly...More

Thank MM8803
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This winery sits on a beautiful piece of land. The buildings are gorgeous with lovely views and many outdoor tables. We have many friends who have visited and I am sure will will again however....we are extremely disappointed on how the wine tasting was handled....More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The venue is outstanding. Beautiful grounds. Simple seating and bring your own FOOD. No liquids allowed. (They have a farm license). Buy wine or water. The wine is decent. Bring McDonald's or elaborate brunch/picnic/pizza. ..no one cares and your tablemates might share!! You need EVERYTHING--forks,...More

1  Thank bryanelliot
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Disappointed after my first visit several years ago. They serve chilled wines in plastic shovels meant for a day at the beach. When I tried to ask the hostess about the wine list she asked me why I didn't look it up on my phone.

Thank Megan C
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Alan P
Do you have a car or van that will pick up from the Marriott Courtyard Wallingford?
28 October 2015|
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Response from Carapatanrolly | Reviewed this property |
They do not provide transportations for the guest but you may ask the hotel management for transportation.