Everything You Need to Know About Grand River Cellars

Are you looking for a Tuscan getaway, but don’t have the resources to fly across the pond? It’s time to visit the Grand River Cellars in the heart of Ohio wine country. Between the vast valley views, the five-star restaurant, and the worldly wine, you are sure to enjoy your time at this elegant vineyard.

For even more tips and recommendations on how to plan your Ohio wine tour, be sure to access our exclusive Vacation Guide. Our on-the-go guide is complimentary, and it offers the best suggestions for dining, wine tasting, and things to do near Geneva-on-the-Lake.

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How to Enjoy the Best of Grand River Cellars

Whether it’s a stop on your wine country tour or the only winery on your list, you can’t go wrong with a trip to Grand River Cellars. Plan a date night, go out with your girlfriends, or simply experience some of the best wines in the region. There’s plenty to see at this stunning winery. 

  • Eat

The Grand River Cellars restaurant has a little bit of something for everyone. If you’re enjoying a wine tasting, you’ll want to be sure to add a Tipsy Grape Olive Oil Tasting Tray or a warm Brie and Pear baguette to your palate. If you’re looking to fill your stomach, try one of their wood-fired pizzas or step it up a notch with a 6 oz. Bourbon and blue cheese filet mignon smothered in their house-made Bourbon sauce. 

The restaurant offers elegant indoor sitting or gorgeous patio seating with views of the vineyard. Whether you’re looking for a wine tasting or not, Grand River Cellars will show you some of the best eats in town.

  • Drink

Of course, you probably came for the wine. There is something for all wine lovers in this cellar. Enjoy an award-winning red, a sweet Rosé, or a crisp white. The winery also offers several different unique blends. You’ll want to sip on the Cabernet Franc. It’s made exclusively with grapes harvested from our own Grand River Valley, aged in a Hungarian oak barrel, and providing full-bodied, smoky, black cherry flavors. 

Another local favorite is the CASK 1014, which is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Merlot. It boasts a velvety texture with hints of black currant and smoke.

  • Be Merry

Don’t just host your private event at a winery—host it inside of Grand River Cellars wine cave! The one-of-a-kind event space is home to the vineyards huge Hungarian barrels along with a massive collection of their wines. The rustic room is complete with a fireplace and seating for up to 20 guests. Enjoy all that Grand River has to offer from inside their intimate wine cave!

Come Back to The Lakehouse Inn

Sturgeon Suite BedAfter a day of exploring the best of Ohio’s decadent wine valley, you’ll be ready to unwind at The Lakehouse Inn. Book the Sturgeon Suite and revel in a comfortable queen-size bed, sitting room with a loveseat, microwave, refrigerator, and Jacuzzi bathtub. 

Indulge in the Wine Lover’s Package and toast to a peaceful Lake Erie getaway with a bottle of our very own Lakehouse Inn wine, and a cheese plate to boot. We have just what you need waiting here at The Lakehouse Inn. We can’t wait to welcome you to the lake!