We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Talbott Vineyards

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Great tasting

We enjoyed Talbot wines. If you know them from large retailers, just know the wines they pour in... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
Wine Tasting

We are members here, we thoroughly enjoyed all our visits everytime, it's great wine, the areas to... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Monterey County, California
via mobile
Read all 45 reviews
All photos (22)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pinot noir”(6 reviews)
“tasting room”(22 reviews)
“great wine”(4 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
25 Pilot Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9514
+1 831-659-3500
Improve This Listing
Reviews (45)
Filter reviews
43 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pinot noir tasting room great wine visited wineries sit outside wine tasting noirs patio winery
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 43 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed Talbot wines. If you know them from large retailers, just know the wines they pour in the tasting room are not mass distributed. They are their smaller batch wines. The Chardonnay’s have a gorgeous nose and very nice drinking quality. We also enjoyed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelkat2570
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We are members here, we thoroughly enjoyed all our visits everytime, it's great wine, the areas to sit are great, the inside room is awesome as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SKEIN1
Reviewed 1 July 2018

5 star service!! Went there to celebrate a birthday, we took a Pinic and had about 15 in our group, we were able to set up in the back patio and spent about 2 hours, Lexa who assisted us was excellent!! We did some tasting...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jin D
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Fun way to spend an afternoon. Talbott offers very good Chardonnay and Pinot Noirs for tasting. Pleasant staff who are very knowledgeable about their selections.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Shannydog
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We visited 3 wineries this day, and Talbott was the worst by far. The server acted as though we were an inconvenience. We wanted to sit outside but were not given the option. We felt rushed and ignored for the most part. Don’t go an...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 4catcouple
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

▪️Location: Winery neighborhood. ▪️Tasting Room: Large, modern room. ▪️Wines tasted: We liked and bought four bottles of Chardonnay. ▪️Cost: High for the medium to good quality. ▪️Service: Friendly, but somewhat mechanical service. Goes with the territory I realize ▪️Recommend? Lukewarm yes.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank packcal
Reviewed 28 April 2017

US/California wine scene awareness is dominated by Napa with Sonoma being the 2nd and only other region many people think of; yet, visiting almost anywhere in California there are other 'local' wine regions to explore! part of the fun of tasting in these other areas...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Joe S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We love coming here to pick up our wine as club members. The tasting room is open only to members on that day. There are food and wine tasting stations around the room. This time there was a small band and great desserts. Nicely done....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Didedi9
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I did the tasting with 3 chardonnays and 3 pinot noir. The person serving me was very knowledgable, providing good descriptions and explanations. They $20 tasting fee ($15 if you stick to just Chard or Pinot) is refunded based on the amount of wine you...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 264MarkS264
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I have spent many afternoons wine tasting in Carmel Valley. Most tasting houses are welcoming, fun and enjoyable. This is not the case in Talbott Vineyards. I went here with my brother and our wine tasting has hassled, rushed, unfriendly and rude. The wine isn't...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Tricia2070
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
485 reviews
2.87 km away
Carmel Valley Ranch
1,814 reviews
7.89 km away
Quail Lodge & Golf Club
494 reviews
12.09 km away
Comfort Inn Monterey Peninsula Airport
200 reviews
15.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 36 nearby restaurants
Cafe Rustica
515 reviews
.08 km away
Corkscrew Cafe
360 reviews
.18 km away
139 reviews
.12 km away
Running Iron Restaurant
120 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 31 nearby attractions
Joullian Vineyards & Winery
52 reviews
.18 km away
Holman Ranch
58 reviews
1.16 km away
Bernardus Winery and Vineyard
72 reviews
.29 km away
Cowgirl Winery
62 reviews
.03 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
12 September 2016|
Response from Ktprezioso | Reviewed this property |
It's a tasting room. The dog can be right outside within watching earshot- great for both of you!