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River Bend Vineyard & Winery

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Nice wines

We have been here before. There dry wines are good and so are the semisweet. The prices aren’t bad... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Mike H
Phoenix, Arizona
Spectacular afternoon

Beautiful surroundings with a bottle of wine. Sipping a glass on the rear deck with family members... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Wendy F
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“great wine”(13 reviews)
“large patio”(2 reviews)
River Bend Winery & Distillery is a destination you don't want to miss if you're passing through Chippewa Falls. On the winery side, enjoy free wine tasting in our tasting room. Once you've found your favorite(s), we offer wine by the glass or by...more
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10439 33rd Ave, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729-5760
+1 715-720-9463
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We were so disappointed when we visited this winery. First off, there was supposed to be a musician. No one was performing when we got there, at least an hour into the scheduled time. There was no sign or information about cancellation. Then there was...More

1  Thank Doreen C
Josh B, Manager at River Bend Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hello Doreen, thank you for your feedback, and I'm sorry to hear about your experience. You are correct that music was scheduled, but due to a forecast of thunderstorms the concert was cancelled. We make our best attempt at informing the public on cancellations, as...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018

We have been here before. There dry wines are good and so are the semisweet. The prices aren’t bad either. They also have a distillery on the property. We did have a server that was knowledgeable and gave us a lot of detail about the...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings with a bottle of wine. Sipping a glass on the rear deck with family members. Free tasting, interesting gift area display and unique items to view.

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Just a short drive off Business 29 and well worth the stop. Pretty grounds among the vines out in the country and parking for vehicles with a trailer! Nice selection of wines with a flight of 4 at no charge, your choice sweet or dry....More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Hot Thursday in July but cool and comfortable indoors. We arrived just as a group left the distillery & walked into the winery with us. The tasting bar was full so we decided to head over to the distillery tasting side. We saw a nice...More

Thank marypZ6804AZ
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Flights with 4 tastings were free, so we each chose a different flight and shared. Could have taken home one of almost each wine we tried. The outdoor seating had a nice view of the vineyard and is quite relaxing. Would have loved to sit...More

Thank LittlePaint
Reviewed 31 May 2018

River Bend is a superb winery. The wine is excellent and the setting is relaxing and beautiful. It's a piece of paradise in Chippewa Falls!

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Great wine with friendly staff. Enjoy a glass of wine or do a flight. Sit on the patio and enjoy the peaceful Wisconsin landscape. We do lots of wineries and this is our favorite. We love the summer red and summer white.

Thank Jelicoe
Reviewed 21 April 2018

I do not have enough good things to say about River Bend. The wine is outstanding on it's own, but the space here really elevates it to the next level too. I would highly recommend this to any person who even remotely likes a good...More

1  Thank JPB712014
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Great atmosphere and great wine. Owners do a great with the flavors of their wine and oh so good tasting.

Thank ladydiofcfw
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Jane M
4 September 2016|
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Response from Josh B | Property representative |
Hello Jane! We do sell our crystal souvenir wine glasses in the tasting room for $10. Additionally, we are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Our hours are Wednesday - Friday 11am - 7pm, and Saturday & Sunday from 11am - 5pm... More
Nancy S
4 July 2016|
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Response from Josh B | Property representative |
Hello Nancy, thank you for your question. As others have said, yes, we do offer complimentary wine tasting! Unfortunately, we only do our pizza events on certain Saturdays throughout the summer. You can find the entire... More