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James River Cellars Winery

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“wine tasting”(9 reviews)
“tasting room”(8 reviews)
“great wine”(6 reviews)
We are a family-owned and operated farm winery, located just north of Richmond VA. A refreshing change from the ordinary! Our staff serves a tasting of wines from whites to delicious reds and dessert wines in a tranquil country setting. Enjoy a...more
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11008 Washington Hwy, Glen Allen, VA 23059-1904
+1 804-550-7516
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have done tastings at James River Cellars several times, and they are always fun. They do pairings of wine with doughnuts, Halloween candy, junk foods, etc. -- not your typical winery stuff. Unfortunately the setting is not ideal. It's on an industrial stretch of...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

83 year old Mother and 82 year old Father have never been to a winery. We changed that today. Had a lovely educating experience with Edward as our server. Handsome Husband hadn't been to JRC in 6 years. Love the addition! We had a lovely...More

Thank darlut19
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We did a winery tour and this is one of the places we stopped. It has a nice atmosphere and they have expanded since the last time we were here. Every body like the sample of wines and the wives bought a glass to sit...More

Thank Adak C
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Twas a beastly day when My love and I stopped at James River for taste. It was a new Winery to add to our list. It was an empty house, but comfortably appointed with a nice outdoor area. We chose a red flight. We were...More

Thank mhensleyowb
Reviewed 28 August 2018

With the recent improvements complete with a new wine tasting area and patio James River is really a nice place to sit down and enjoy a good bottle of wine with friends.Their weekly events this summer w/ Fridays on the Patio and Sundays in the...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our wine tasting experience at James River Cellars Winery and purchased six bottles of wine. We were thrown, though, when paying for our tastings and bottles to be handed an iPad to add tip to the total amount—which is a lot when...More

Thank bleuisk
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I guess I expected more after reading the other reviews... The winery has a beautiful venue upon entering, the tasting was a decently priced $10 for 12 wines. I would have appreciated more info on the wines, however; the types of grape used, the notes...More

Thank Shelly M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This was our first visit to James River Cellars but won't be our last. We did a tasting on Saturday afternoon. The staff here is very friendly and knowledgeable. Our server, Alex, was great. The wines are fantastic! Our tasting included 11 wines from white...More

Thank howlin12013
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a taste. There was an outdoor area where people were sitting for a music event. The interior was very nice and spacious. The tasting bar wrapped all the way around as a square so it fit many people. Largest I've seen. Very...More

Thank Alexsa B
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Their Sunday event featured acoustic rock/folk style music and a nice patio area to listen (or listen from a short distance out front). Kevin Kelley, the musician, was excellent. The staff is really nice as well. The wine, to be honest, I find OK, nothing...More

Thank joe s
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21 August 2017|
Response from WineCellars | Property representative |
We do! We ask that dogs remain on their leash, but they are more than welcome to come along.