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Blue Sky Vineyards

3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
(618) 995
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Wine Bar, American
$$ - $$$
3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Our first time visiting the wineries in Southern Illinois. Blue Sky was our favorite. Pizza and Chicken Pot Pie were both very good. Oh yeah, the wine was pretty good too :-)

1  Thank WaterlooDweller
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited on the 21st for the total eclipse, a bucket list item and were absolutely blown away! Allowed everyone on site free, plenty of help so you didn't even have to wait to taste, food vendors, live music, wine, wine, wine and they were...More

Thank misha01
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Beautiful Tuscan theme winery with abundant indoor and outdoor seating. Very friendly staff and good selection of wine. We didn't eat there, but they do have food.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Beautiful setting. Nice wines with option of purchasing an eclipse glass. Service was good. Did not eat there

Thank Patt8342015
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We really loved this place. It is very beautiful and has a Tuscany feel. Good selection of wines to taste. Pizza was great and we enjoyed the spinach and artichoke dip. Would highly recommend this place!!!! We also received a $5 coupon from the local...More

Thank stephl0vest0travel
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We viewed the 2017 total solar eclipse at Blue Sky Winery and had a great time. The sangria in particular was very tasty and inexpensive. We will definitely be returning in the future so we can spend some time enjoying the wine.

Thank David G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were visiting for the eclipse and stopped here to check out the wine.. It is a beautiful winery - the inside tasting bar is gorgeous. Lots of stained glass windows. I really enjoyed their wines, especially the Norton. It was also fun that we...More

Thank cruisin*tigger
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Went on the wine trail to do a some wine tastings over a weekend. Been to Blue sky a couple times and have been impressed with the quality of the service. Seems to have one of the larger tasting bars able to handle bigger groups...More

Thank Josh E
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great selection of all type wines. Great wine tasting. Return your glass for 3 dollar refund. Food is good but the setting is fabulous. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. Vineyards are right there to inspect. Periodic live entertainment. First class all the way, plenty...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Blue Sky is one of the nicer Illinois wineries I've visited. The pizza was excellent! If you are visiting the wine trail this one should be a destination.

Thank 15DarrellR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Wine Bar, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-4062
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Makanda
  • Phone Number: (618) 995
It's part of Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, http://www.shawneewinetrail.com/. Also has a couple of B&B rooms, but I would only be reviewing their food.
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