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J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines

1000 Lenzen Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126
+1 408-288-5057
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Geez. Whatta ya want. Free wine.

Free tasting of moderate wine. Not bad for an afternoon. Friendly staff. Nice wine club. Visit... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
San Jose, California
Fun experience

I came on one of their Groupon Friday wine and cheese nights, which run after hours until 8:30. I... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Giao L
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Our urban winery, located in the heart of San Jose, is owned and operated by the Lohr family. Our sustainably-farmed, estate-grown wines capture the vibrant flavors of California’s Central Coast. We invite you to experience our friendly hospitality and meet our knowledgeable staff. We offer complimentary tastings daily for both the novice wine fan as well as the avid enthusiast. (Closed New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day)
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  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting room” (17 reviews)
“wine club” (7 reviews)
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1000 Lenzen Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Free tasting of moderate wine. Not bad for an afternoon. Friendly staff. Nice wine club. Visit the main place in Pasa Robles. I sound like a darn commercial.

Thank Ata_Homa_Ina_Roma
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I came on one of their Groupon Friday wine and cheese nights, which run after hours until 8:30. I was so impressed with our experience! We were seated at tables, rather than at a bar which I was expecting, so that was nice. We were...More

Thank Giao L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The staff at J. Lohr is very friendly and knowledgeable about their wine. This location is in the city so you won't get the picturesque winery on a hill, but you will get to sample some great wines.

Thank ebra9
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Ask for RICHARD! He knows his stuff! The tasting is complimentary and the staff knows their stuff. They ensure what you are drinking and their explanations are right on! I went on a Saturday morning and our group was solo, so we got all the...More

1  Thank Platinu_Traveler
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I have seen their wines at stores in IN, but enjoyed their private ones (aren't available commercially). Recommend this highly if you enjoy wines, very good! Mike was our server was great, gave great explanations, made it enjoyable!

Thank NursesheriIndiana
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We unexpectedly made a return visit to the wine tasting room in San Jose this past weekend after having made a point to visit last July. It was as fun this time as the first, this time with a few friends/relatives. Great tasting experience with...More

Thank Arendtfamily
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I called in on Friday to ask J. Lohr if they served any food with their wines since a group of friends and I were planning on visiting the next day after a pilates class (as in- we will be hungry). The kind gal who...More

5  Thank Wander L
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My friend from Tucson had never done the wine tasting bit, and as it was her last day in town, we just walked in at about 1pm. The gentleman greeted us warmly and started opening bottles for us to try. He was knowledgeable and patient...More

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This local winery has a lovely tasting room right here in San Jose. No need to travel to wine country for a nice visit made even more enjoyable by the complimentary tastings. Their wines were all "very nice" and all were a good value. We...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Friendly, knowlegeable people. A diverse group of tasty wines to try. Their Napa wines were far more drinkable than normal Napa wines. Their Central Coast wines are diverse and very good. All hidden in the midst of San Jose (many locals don not even know...More

1  Thank vintner25
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