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Jones Family Farm

#1 of 9 things to do in Shelton Features Animals
606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-2099
+1 203-929-8425
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Its actually Pumpkinseed Hill that I love.

Grant you everything there is over priced, but you are paying for the whole experience. The view is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ls_ct_11
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New Haven, Connecticut
Nice place

The place is nice but most of the wines are not good. It's a loud environment. Don't recommend this... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Ellie L
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“strawberries” (22 reviews)
“wine tasting” (28 reviews)
LOCATION
606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-2099
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+1 203-929-8425
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grant you everything there is over priced, but you are paying for the whole experience. The view is so beautiful, pumpkins,squash,hayrides,apples,pumpkin cookies,cider,picture taking. Love,love, love! Go every fall, especially with children..More

Thank Ls_ct_11
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

We quite happy that Pumpkinseed Hill is loved by so many, because we love it too! Thanks for recognizing the whole experience, because we try hard to bring an education element every year to our pumpkin season theme with the yard elements and children playhouses....More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The place is nice but most of the wines are not good. It's a loud environment. Don't recommend this place.More

1  Thank Ellie L
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Greetings Ellie, We are sorry to learn of your experience, but also confused with your comments regarding the loud environment. We offer a very relaxing outdoor terrace and courtyard in which to enjoy a glass of wine at a table, or alternatively indoors in our...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

a very nice piece of property with a large winery and store. we found the wines pretty good and enjoyed our time there.

Thank Arnie S
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Arnie. Glad you had a nice visit, and hope you can return again to experience another season or crop at the farm!

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Always a great place to visit, either by oneself or with family. It is a wonderful family excursion any time of the year.

Thank Jane P
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks Jane! Glad to hear you have enjoyed our farm at a variety of times and with a variety of people!

Reviewed 15 March 2017

The wines we sampled were surprisingly quite good. The winery tasting room is very inviting and has a tasteful décor with a gift shop with unique items for sale. The winery has a stone patio covered by a grape arbor with café tables where you...More

1  Thank Leftyrrv
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words! We are glad you enjoyed your visit(s). For other readers, the Summer Wine Down events occur on Friday afternoons in July and August, with much of what was described along with slightly extended closing times. Our hours of operations changes...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit and what a great view. Prices tend to be a little higher but the quality is as well.

1  Thank johnjsobczak
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words John! We work hard to create a quality product, and provide a quality staff! We hope you return again!

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Went there to pick strawberries and spent the day.also went back for pumpkin picking.it was fun taking a hayride to the field then going through the corn maze.u can spend a whole day there and just have a blast

1  Thank gary t
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks Gary for your kind words. It's always great to hear from people who have experienced some of the changes through the variety of seasons we live in on the farm!

Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great stop. This place has turned into a tourist location. It's a new winery with an old school feel.

1  Thank BG1212
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words! We are happy to know that people are attracted to the farm and learning about agriculture and enjoying great wine! Hope you can return again!

Reviewed 21 December 2016

Fun place for the whole Family. all ways fun getting to know nature and having a taste of wine. The amount of Christmas trees are amazing the staff is very helpful whether you are cutting down your own or buying one precut they are right...More

1  Thank Tbocchino60
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words! We hope you can visit again soon!

Reviewed 5 December 2016

We loved it here when our children were young, now 28 & 26 years old. I even visited one year in the rain with the kids while my husband was working!! It was our yearly visit taking a tractor ride, with hay bales, to the...More

Thank OLynn78
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this review

Greeting OLynn78. That giant pirate ship from years ago is still commented on by many! We do put a lot of work each year into all the play buildings and theme of Pumpkin Season to provide education opportunities for the many children who visit. We...More

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arfarasi
Do you have a Christmas attraction at the farm? Someone mentioned it at one of your cooking classes that I attended.
14 December 2016|
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Response from Farmer J | Property representative |
We have so much going on during Christmas that it's hard to type it all. Harvest-Your-Own trees, fresh cut trees our staff harvests, rope, garland, wreaths, hot-mulled-cider, winery, gift shop, cookies by the fire: Check it... More
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Mbalay21
How could I talk to a real person on the phone other then a recording??
19 November 2015|
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Response from Farmer J | Property representative |
Greetings - Us farmers are usually in our fields tending to crop, and unable to answer a phone. We try to compensate by offering much information on our website, and providing further timely information via our Facebook... More
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Christina P
Hi, I wanted to contact someone about the fall cooking class this upcoming weekend. Is there anyone we can speak with directly? Thanks!
17 September 2015|
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Response from Farmer J | Property representative |
Greetings Christina, The Cooking Class for this Saturday is full. If you are registered for the class and have questions, there is contact info in your registration communication. Outside of the above, the best way to... More
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