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Blue Sky Vineyards

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Makanda ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Wine Bar, American
3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
(618) 995
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Wine Bar, American
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3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite winery in Southern Illinois because they allow you to bring your own food and offer grills. If you want to have parties you also can rent tent and table set ups. We have celebrated numerous life events here- college graduations, engagements,...More

Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Thought I would love this winery and I gave it several tries. The staff is snooty and the food was less than to be desired. Most disappointing of local Wineries, it has so much potential and it let me down more every time I visited.

Thank DeeATaylor
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This location is so beautiful, even in February, I really want to come back when everything is green. The wine was tasty, and they have a selection of local beers as well. We ordered pizza, and it did not disappoint. Soft, but not soggy, crust...More

Thank Adventurer3215
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We stopped here, tried a few wines, then ordered a pizza and a bottle of wine. The pizza was amazing! Some of the best we have had and so happy we stopped and tried it.

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Blue Sky is a nicely developed winery in southern Illinois that offers a large selection of wines. The building itself is quite attractive and compared to many of the other wineries in the area is one of our top rated places to visit. Give it...More

Thank xtalguy_11
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Drink your heart out here with local wines. Sit outside and enjoy some live music, or just enjoy the scenery. Biker friendly parking... (been there before on the bike). You can have weddings here too. Just all together a nice place.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location, views and decorating. Plenty of sitting area and helpful staff. Many gifts and wine is delicious. Decent prices and the best olive oil on the planet!

Thank Kristen C
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This winery is very nicely decorated in a Tuscan-style and had lovely wines and large sitting areas both inside and out. There was a muscician playing and singing on the Sunday that we visited. There appeared to be a walking trail that went up past...More

Thank knobren5
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

First time on the trail! Stayed 1 nite B/B. Landscaping was one of the best. Small pond, man made waterfall, grapevines on site. Lots of table and chairs. Architecture inside was nicely done. Only Two separate rooms above wine bar for renting. For breakfast they...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Makanda, Illinois, isn't to be confused with Napa Valley or the South of France. But, while looking for a place to eat lunch while driving through the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois, we came upon Blue Sky Vineyards, a family owned vineyard and winery...More

Thank Taylor B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Wine Bar, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:30
Monday
11:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:30
Thursday
11:00 - 17:30
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Makanda
  • Phone Number: (618) 995
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Description
It's part of Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, http://www.shawneewinetrail.com/. Also has a couple of B&B rooms, but I would only be reviewing their food.