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Bonobo Winery

12011 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-8379
+1 231-282-9463
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Blossom Day

Amazing winery owned & managed by amazing people. A must stop ever time I visit Traverse Cities... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Russ T
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Not worth the stop

Have been to most wineries on the Old Mission and Lake Leelanau peninsulas. First trip here... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane D
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We are a boutique, destination winery on the Old Mission Peninsula near Traverse City, Michigan. We produce high quality white and red wines from our Estate vineyard and other local vineyards.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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12011 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-8379
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing winery owned & managed by amazing people. A must stop ever time I visit Traverse Cities beautiful Old Mission Penninsula.

Thank Russ T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to most wineries on the Old Mission and Lake Leelanau peninsulas. First trip here. Hungry so decided to get their charterieu plate. Came with 4 crackers! Ask if we could have a couple extra crackers and were told sure, but will cost you...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This was my first visit to this winery. I have been wanting to visit for a while but just never made it until this past weekend. The outside doesn't look like much but the inside will blow you away. Several fireplaces plus multiple seating areas...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

A newer winery on the peninsula, the tasting room offers a fair selection of wines. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. There are small plate options for food, and a $10 fee for seven tastes. $5 is discounted on your first bottle purchased. A couple...More

Thank Cattleman007
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This was our fist visit to bonobo and since we were there at 11 am we had five star service. The winery is a beautiful, comfortable space. All of our tastes were excellent. We enjoyed the wines so much we joined there wine club. We...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I came here with my hisband and friends. The line was a bit long but well worth the wait. We did ot try any of the food just the wine/cider. The wine selection was not overly long and the cider flight was very enjoyable. The...More

Thank Jane D
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Our favorite winery on the peninsula! Always a great staff! Amazing food! Beautiful views! Trendy chic rustic interior! One of the few wineries where we like every wine on the tasting. New wine club members!

Thank Esther N
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous setting and fabulous vibe inside as well. It was very cold due to month we visited, but we can’t wait to come back to get a meat and cheese tray and enjoy the views from the patio in the summer! I can see this...More

Thank KasiaReviews4u
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The grounds are breathtaking!! Take a photo with the bonobos ape if you can This is a beautiful place! I think our expectations were too high for the tastings though. The wines we tasted were limited and only dry varieties for this new winery. Staff...More

Thank luv2trvl96
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful view with friendly staff. Very nice light, white wine. Large patio with outdoor patio and inside areas as well, both tables and lounging areas. Live music when there on Friday night. Too loud inside but lovely from the deck. The drawback for us...More

Thank Yvonne P
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