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Gilbert Cellars

5 N Front St, Yakima, WA 98901-2630
+1 509-249-9049
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Tasting room with good wine

Located in the heart of downtown Yakima, this tasting room has great atmosphere and good wine... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
EMcCdn
via mobile
The Worst Wine Tasting Room Experience We’ve Ever Had

This was a thoroughly unpleasant visit as our 2nd stop on the Wine Yakima Valley Spring Barrel... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Rick L
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Port Orchard, Washington
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We are a small, family-owned winery, crafting ultra-premium, true-to-varietal wine in Yakima, WA. For us, wine evokes community, hospitality, and beauty. Celebrate these qualities with us at our downtown Yakima wine tasting room or at The Hackett Ranch, our new event and live music destination. The downtown tasting room features wine by the taste, glass or bottle. Our wine club is flexible and offers 20% off our wines. We also offer gourmet cheese plates all day. Join us for live music on First Fridays or check our events calendar for upcoming special events. Cheers!
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“nice tasting” (3 reviews)
“wine tasting” (7 reviews)
“great wine” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 N Front St, Yakima, WA 98901-2630
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Located in the heart of downtown Yakima, this tasting room has great atmosphere and good wine. Staff are knowledgeable and friendly. They even told us about a local art event happening in the basement that night. We attended and bought art. All locals are so...More

Thank EMcCdn
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This was a thoroughly unpleasant visit as our 2nd stop on the Wine Yakima Valley Spring Barrel Tasting weekend. I'm really sorry we stopped there. First, one of the requirements of the event was that tasters bring their own glasses. OK, this being our first...More

3  Thank Rick L
Gilbert C, Owner at Gilbert Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hello Rick, Thank you again for both you and your wife reaching out to us on this matter. All customer input is taken seriously and used to help us improve the customer experience. Since your visit, and after speaking with your wife we have begun...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

4th generation orchardist does a great job on his wines and venue. The basement cellar is a great place for office parties and receptions. Located right at the corner of No Front Street and East Yakima Avenue. You will feel the buzz before you tast...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have visited for appetizers and wine tasting and taken friends for tasting. Great friendly staff that helped us find concerts and other activities around the area.

Thank Grammy2222
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This wine is wacko! Some really odd twinges on the end. Highly acidic and heavy sulfur! My wife and I tasted 2 of the whites and 4 of the Reds. And they're reserve was 52.00 a bottle and it was something I wouldn't serve my...More

Thank akasnoball
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Boutique wines. They make pretty good wines, especially their rose and reds. I recommend their 2013 Horse heaven Hills Cab, Left Bank and Allobroges.

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on this tasting room during folklife. The live music was and atmosphere superb - the wine was pretty good, not great.

Thank NikkiG1234
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We were referred to Gilbert Cellars by an investment adviser friend familiar with the winery. We arrived at 6:35 pm (open till 7) and were told we could not do a tasting, only glass pours, with no explanation. I dare say the 3 people in...More

1  Thank Jan C
Jessica H, Manager at Gilbert Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2016

We're sad to learn that you didn't have a great time in our tasting room! From your review, it seems as though you visited us on a weeknight. Currently, our policy is that last call for tastings is a half hour before close, which allows...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

We stopped in Yakima for a short visit and found Gilbert Cellars for a quick wine tasting. The wine is amazing and the tasting was great. We highly recommend this place for wine tasting and a definite wine purchase. Stands up with the best of...More

Thank MVCorey
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to unwind, either in their up-stairs wine tasting room, or down-stairs while enjoying live music in a "music-cave" with your favorite Malbec.

Thank SebV79
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