Staff was very nice and knowledgeable! Plus the barrel room and grounds are just gorgeous. Awesome wine!
-Susan A. Via Tock | visited 07-28-21
The whole thing - seated right away, Brought the little carafes, Gave us the low down on each one. Were available for follow up questions. All really a good experience!
-Bret R. Via Tock | visited 07-28-21
We enjoyed the tasting. Very nice reds, Rose, and Chardonnay
-Ernest w. Via Tock | visited 07-27-21
Great atmosphere, knowledgeable server and very tasty wine.
-Lisa M. Via Tock | visited 07-26-21
We had an exceptional time once again. Thank you for hosting us.
-Jonathan S. Via Tock | visited 07-25-21
It was so nice to be inside for our tasting. We loved our server Justin and felt like he as very knowledgeable about the wines served. Looking forward to our next visit.
-RaeLynn R. Via Tock | visited 07-25-21
We had a most enjoyable visit at Gainey. Like the new set up for hot weather in the Barrel Room. Quite spacious and brighter than I remember. Also nice and cool during the HEAT. Lovely wines. We came home with a couple. Can't wait to go again.
-Margaret T. Via Tock | visited 07-25-21
The whole tasting experience and sitting inside was wonderful especially with the heat outside.
-Pam K. Via Tock | visited 07-24-21
Friendly staff. Every wine we tasted was excellent.
-Karl B. Via Tock | visited 07-24-21
Beautiful property and excellent service.
-George S. Via Tock | visited 07-24-21
Melissa was an amazing server/host. I am now a club member and I can’t wait to go back!
-Carina J. Via Tock | visited 07-24-21
We always enjoy visiting the vineyard. Everyone is super knowledgeable and friendly, and the wines are just stellar. Thank you, Gainey
-Emma T. Via Tock | visited 07-23-21
Server was pleasant and very nice to interact with. Very nice and engaging young lady
-Bob B. Via Tock | visited 07-21-21
Great tasting atmosphere, with knowledgeable and friendly people.
-Sergio V. Via Tock | visited 07-21-21
Our whole experience was so enjoyable. Kelly took great care of us and we look forward to visiting again!
-Charlene R. Via Tock | visited 07-20-21
We really had fun time in the gorgeous looking of barrels and good tasting of best wines! It remains in our memory and we are looking forward to drinking some wines & club selection
-Aiko Y. Via Tock | visited 07-18-21
Our Server (Lynn) made our experience very special. Enjoyed the way the tasting is presented.
-Sue B. Via Tock | visited 07-18-21
Always great to see you, and a plus to be back in the Cellar!
-Michael M. Via Tock | visited 07-17-21
The person who assisted us was knowledgeable and very friendly.
-Justin T. Via Tock | visited 07-17-21
Visited with 7 family members and 3 year old for wedding venue. Then did wine tasting in member room, great service all around and we are going to have our weeding here, yay!!!
-Katerina S. Via Tock | visited 07-17-21
Everything was perfect… thx for taking care of us.
-Judy U. Via Tock | visited 07-17-21
Gainey has been our favorite winery and vineyard for 18 years. We had not visited in many years, so it was exciting to come back and show our kids where “the wine mom and dad loves” comes from. The experience was lovely, and everyone was so welcomin
-Shylah Q. Via Tock | visited 07-15-21
We always have a nice time visiting the winery and the staff is always friendly and welcoming.
-Todd R. Via Tock | visited 07-13-21
Lovely winery and the tasting room was super, Our host( Lynn) was a pleasure and very knowledgeable regarding Gainey Wines.
-Sue B. Via Tock | visited 07-12-21
Justin was an amazing host ! Thank you so much for the experience!
-Patricia F. Via Tock | visited 07-12-21
Vera was very nice and pleasant. Thank you!
-Diana M. Via Tock | visited 07-11-21
Jen was excellent at serving our party and its always great to see Lynn as well. So nice to be back in the barrel room - thank you!
-Bryan K. Via Tock | visited 07-11-21
Lovely experience and enjoyed the wines.
-Alan M. Via Tock | visited 07-11-21
Perfect in every way!
-John M. Via Tock | visited 07-10-21
Our reservation got lost, but the team made it work for us. Thank you!
-Linda S. Via Tock | visited 07-10-21
So Happy to see that Noreen is back with the Gainey Family.
-Nancy J. Via Tock | visited 07-10-21
Great wine and informative server!
-Sandra U. Via Tock | visited 07-08-21
Lynn & Vera were our servers, They were very cordial and made us feel welcome. Had a great time!!
-Linda A. Via Tock | visited 07-07-21
Service, wines and settings were awesome!! Thanks for having us!
-Luca A. Via Tock | visited 07-06-21
Our server Melissa and the wine were great!!
-Jack K. Via Tock | visited 07-06-21
Good service. Great lunch in the member picnic area.
-Al R. Via Tock | visited 07-06-21
Love everyone there. Wine club member, returning and seeing Norreen's smiling face and delicious wines made our day!!
-Cynthia F. Via Tock | visited 07-03-21
The grounds and tasting area were beautiful. Shane, our server, was personable and friendly. And the wines were delicious as well
-Mike W. Via Tock | visited 07-02-21
Gorgeous day at Gainey. Our NY friends were very impressed.
-Adrian B. Via Tock | visited 07-01-21
So fun to be back inside! Loved the upgrades in the tasting room. Our server was wonderful as usual-long blonde hair. Nice to spend plenty of time there on a Tuesday!
-Barbara L. Via Tock | visited 06-29-21
Everything was great! Awesome wines and Ray was so much fun and knowledgeable!!
-Jim B. Via Tock | visited 06-29-21
Good selection of wines with professional staff.
-Rich D. Via Tock | visited 06-29-21
Justin was awesome, big kuddos to him! Thanks for making our tasting experience with our 2 friends so spectacular. It was so good, the Medina's joined the Club!
-Sharon C. Via Tock | visited 06-28-21
The Gainey team is always so gracious and attentive. You always feel like they are inviting you into their home.
-Deni M. Via Tock | visited 06-27-21
Thank you for a wonderful visit! We were especially grateful to your thoughtfulness with our little kids, allowing the adults to enjoy as well. :)
-Sarah O. Via Tock | visited 06-27-21
We absolutely loved the indoor tasting. The tables and chairs were so comfortable such a relaxing experience. And as always the employees are amazing and make you feel like family! We also enjoyed the charcuterie with our tasting. Can’t wait to come back!
-Sandra & Mark S. Via Tock | visited 06-26-21
Ray did a great job!
-Michelle K. Via Tock | visited 06-26-21
Another wonderful visit to Gainey Vineyards. Fantastic wines and staff.
-Christopher K. Via Tock | visited 06-25-21
Thank you, Justin was wonderful!
-Susan B. Via Tock | visited 06-25-21
Enjoyed the seating arrangement, server was very pleasant and the wine was great as usual!
-Cheryl D. Via Tock | visited 06-25-21
Great time - Jen was cordial and informative. Thank you.
-Michael A. Via Tock | visited 06-23-21
Our server had a very nice personality. The white and red wines were very good.
-Susan S. Via Tock | visited 06-23-21
The wine was delicious, we also enjoyed the beautiful tasting room and your pretty picnic area. It was so relaxing!
-Janet M. Via Tock | visited 06-21-21
As always, people over there are very friendly, kind and that makes the wine tastes better!!
-Oscar B. Via Tock | visited 06-20-21
-Gretchen R. Via Tock | visited 06-19-21
As always, the staff was friendly and informative, the wine was great and it was very nice to be out of the heat in the tasting room!
-Stephanie M. Via Tock | visited 06-19-21
Our pourer was extremely nice and accommodating
-Hillary S. Via Tock | visited 06-18-21
All was great!
-Mark A. Via Tock | visited 06-17-21
Ray was fantastic, we didn’t feel rushed and he was very helpful. We also loved doing the tasting indoors!
-jOY j. Via Tock | visited 06-14-21
We have always had an amazing experience. From the greeting at the front door to the servers to buying our wine, it’s all great!
-Linda D. Via Tock | visited 06-13-21
Hospitality, nice attitude , excellent wine choices.
-Flor C. Via Tock | visited 06-13-21
Very friendly and helpful. Great pours! Wonderful experience!!
-Kim M. Via Tock | visited 06-13-21
You always treat me right. It was wonderful meeting Meryl! Eric
-Eric J. Via Tock | visited 06-12-21
Wonderful experience loved the service!
-Yvette A. Via Tock | visited 06-12-21
Very enjoyable experience.
-Judith T. Via Tock | visited 06-12-21
Wonderful wines, great service and beautiful surrounding
-Eli O. Via Tock | visited 06-11-21
Wine is great. Our server Melissa is very professional and also very sweet.
-Jack K. Via Tock | visited 06-09-21
Awesome service, awesome ambiance, awesome wine and food! That’s it!
-Lynn F. Via Tock | visited 06-07-21
Excellent service, beautiful views and great wines!
-Diana L. Via Tock | visited 06-06-21
As always the staff has been exemplary. And we love bringing our friends there to show him how a nice winery is run. Always a good time and very educational and a lot of thanks to Meryl, Melissa and Kelly!
-Cyndi B. Via Tock | visited 06-06-21
Sitting outside was wonderful.
-Rolf F. Via Tock | visited 06-05-21
Great setting! Welcoming staff!
-Aristakes M. Via Tock | visited 06-04-21
Everyone and everything was amazing! Vera was the best hostess !
-Kimberly C. Via Tock | visited 06-03-21
All of the wines were so delicious, and Rhonda made it a very special birthday experience even though it was so busy! We loved it!
-Sarah E, Via Tock | visited 06-02-21
A beautiful setting all ladies that worked greeting and serving were fantastic!
-Janet O. Via Tock | visited 06-02-21
Lynn is so sweet and we always love our wine 💕
-Carol A. Via Tock | visited 06-01-21
We were made to feel very welcomed and the wines were yummy! They even brought out a fruit infused water drink for the toddler in our group!
-Carol C. Via Tock | visited 06-01-21
Great service and love getting all the tastings at once!
-Janis S. Via Tock | visited 05-31-21
We always have an amazing time at Gainey!
-Ofelia T. Via Tock | visited 05-31-21
All the Gainey associates we encountered on our visit this past Monday from the hostess, our wine server, and gift store associate! We were made to feel appreciated just by being there! Can’t wait for our next trip!
-Mike W. Via Tock | visited 05-31-21
Our server was amazing! He was very friendly and gave us a history of the winery.
-Hannah S. Via Tock | visited 05-30-21
It was our first time there! Everyone was so friendly and attentive! Great Customer Service! And of course we loved the wines....so much, we decided to become members!
-Edez L. Via Tock | visited 05-30-21
Amazing experience! We all had the best time and the place is absolutely beautiful.
-Lidsay H. Via Tock | visited 05-29-21
Wonderful as always. It was nice to meet Dan!!!!
-Sandy S. Via Tock | visited 05-28-21
Wonderful service and atmosphere :)
-Debra L. Via Tock | visited 05-28-21
Beautiful day filled with delicious wines and wonderful peoplE.
-Susan T. Via Tock | visited 05-28-21
Beautiful day filled with delicious wines and wonderful people.
-Susan T. Via Tock | visited 05-28-21
Lovely spot, good wine, attentive staff.
-Albert H. Via Tock | visited 05-27-21
Good wines, good service!
-Anthony B. Via Tock | visited 05-26-21
Great people wine and service Thank you Always love Gainey winery!
-Nevanda A. Via Tock | visited 05-26-21
I know this place had a lot of great reviews online - many people saying it was their favorite vineyard to visit. I didn't want to go for those very reasons (weird, right?) but I have to say - all of you were right!
I know a lot of places have had to adjust due to Covid, but Gainey does it right.
1) You sit outside on their veranda in the shade (that is key!) right next to their vines!
2) You get all the wine up front in small carafes so you can manage your time their yourself! No worrying about how long you'll be there - it's up to you!
3) Our server was incredibly kind and knowledgeable, and not in that fake-rehearsed way other places may do. Our guy was passionate and funny and just awesome.
4) We met the owner! How cool is that? He came right over to talk to us! It was like meeting a celebrity. I never met anyone who owned a winery before. I need more friends like that.
5) The wines were EXCELLENT. I bought a couple while I was there.
This place should most definitely be on your list when you visit Santa Barbara for sure!
-Steve K. Via Yelp | visited 05-24-21
Amazing wine and amazing staff. Thank you.
-Sunny M. Via Tock | visited 05-23-21
Interesting yet effective tasting approach with the delivery of all the wine at once. Actually worked well as each table can proceed at their own pace. Kelly, our server was engaging as was a female attendant who was buzzing around like a bee who was friendly and committed! Nice experience, thanks!
-Tim S. Via Tock | visited 05-23-21
Great experience, enjoyed so much, Lynn was the best! Thank you!
-Pamela W. Via Tock | visited 05-22-21
Our visit to Gainey was so enjoyable. Became a club member again. Love it!!
-Helen G. Via Tock | visited 05-22-21
Our server was great! Just love Gainey!!
-Linda V. Via Tock | visited 05-22-21
Perfect day.... staff was great!
-Albert G. Via Tock | visited 05-22-21
We so enjoy Gainey, our very favorite club!
-Sharon C. Via Tock | visited 05-22-21
Gainey is a beautiful winery with exceptional wines and a delightful staff.
-Elizabeth H. Via Tock | visited 05-21-21
Ray was great! Thank you Ray
-Susie H. Via Tock | visited 05-21-21