Fredericksburg is located in the middle of the Texas Hill Country which is home to over 40 wineries and vineyards attracting thousands of visitors each year. We've narrowed down the options for you below, but there are many others that are outstanding, too!

If you want to sample multiple vineyards, then we recommend George 290 Wine Tours (here) or Cellar Rat (here) to maximize your experience.


William Chris Vineyards

Discover the simple charm of a serene farmhouse surrounded by grapevines and the modern majesty of a contemporary tasting room. Excellent wine and beautiful setting. Reservations required for wine tasting.

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Signor Vineyards

Beautiful setting in historic farmhouse where the Pedernales River meets Grape Creek. Owner's focus is on growing premium varietal fruit and the crafting of exceptional, soulful wines. Open Thurs.-Mondays. Reservations recommended for groups of 6 or more.

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Calais Winery

A leader in producing premier wines from 100% Texas grapes, Calais offers a unique underground space – consisting of winery, cellar and tasting room - is fondly known as The Cave. With tasting room walls made from reclaimed wood siding from an old horse-barn and birch plywood panels throughout the winery, guests catch a glimpse of the same skill and artistry comprising our wines. Reservations required 

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Kuhlman Winery

Kuhlman Cellars values: Family, Food, Friends and Fellowship. Tasting room was carefully designed to educate guests about their process from a knowledgeable guide, an intimate view of the working winery and Sommelier & Chef prepared cuisine. One unique experience for $30 is for 5 wines tastings, 5 seasonal small bite food pairings and "Wine 101' educational opportunity with a Sommelier. Reservations (even same day) required.

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Alexander Valley Vineyards

Unlike all other wineries in the area, this vineyard seeks to introduce guests to great wines from around the world ( including the top winemakers in France, Germany, Spain and Italy) and to provide to them a wonderful wine experience among the picturesque setting of the Texas Hill Country. Reservations requested for groups of 6 or more.

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Pontotoc Vineyard Weingarten

This is our favorite "In-Town" tasting room! The Weingarten is nestled in a quaint historic rock cottage with a stone-walled courtyard (with indoor tasting and outdoor seating) and provides a family atmosphere for sharing a picnic of excellent local food and wine. Their food baskets are wonderful to pair with the wine! Weingarten open Friday & Saturday from 12-8pm and Sunday from 12-5pm

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Pedernales Cellars

Beautiful place to take in the views! Pedernales Cellars offers exceptional tasting experiences that feature classic varietals, including benchmark Viogniers and Tempranillos. Pedernales invites you to taste wines that are putting Texas on the wine world map.

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Grape Creek Vineyards

Another beautiful setting for wine tasting, picnics, and tours of vineyards. Award-winning wines are also available for tasing "In-Town" at their Main Street tasting room.  This winery offers a wine tasting bar, taste, and tour or a private wine tasting

Click here to learn more or click here to see their new addition, Heath Sparkling Wines.

Breweries, Bars, & Spirits

The Stable Cocktail Bar

Enjoy the best Cocktails in town, meat and cheese artisan pizzas, large tasting & Charcuterie Boards of meats, jellies, jams, and cheeses. The equestrian-themed Stable Tasting Room & Cocktail Bar is also the send-off location for the local Fredericksburg Pedal Tour Bike. Open for Coffee Thursday through Sunday, 7:00 AM until 11:00 AM (until Noon on Sat, Sun) 

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Fredericksburg Brewing Company

Local stalwart offering house-brewed lagers & ales, plus an eclectic menu of Southern & German eats.

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Hye Rum

Offering Artisanal Texas-made Rum with a tasting room in a quaint white farmhouse.

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Elk Store and Distillery

"In-Town" Craft Distillery & International Wine Bar- Serving Exceptional: Moonshine, Gin, Rum, and Whiskey and Top-Rated Wines from Around the World. Featuring the Wall of Wine- Choose from over 100 internationally selected wine labels. Enjoy by the bottle or glass.

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Garrison Brothers Distillery

A rustic distillery, tasting room, and gift shop. "A family of bourbon makers and bourbon lovers, fully committed to proving that the finest bourbon whiskey on the planet will be born in the Texas Hill Country."

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Altstadt Brewery

German-style beers are brewed on premise at this large restaurant & pub with an Old World vibe. 

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