Grand River Cellars is a popular winery that is nestled in the woods of the Grand River Valley. This Ohio winery offers food, wine, and entertainment!
Grand River Cellars has a large warm and cozy dining room that draws visitors in and a large quiet outdoor patio area nestled in the woods. There is a large variety of food options – from a gluten-free Ohio Cheese Plate or Warm Pretzel Sticks appetizers to BBQ Ribs or Roasted Red Pepper Pasta dinners – and a large wine selection of dry to sweet red and white wines at Grand River Cellars.
Visit Grand River Cellars
The Grand River Cellars Winery and Restaurant staff are very welcoming. The interior restaurant area is warm and cozy. There are three flight options at Grand River Cellars – Dry to Off-Dry White and Rose Wine, Dry to Off-Dry Red Wine, and Semi-Sweet to Sweet Wine Flights. The Grand River Cellars staff was very helpful when deciding on wines and menu items and was willing to work with food sensitivities. Grand River Cellars offers live music from Thursday through Sunday. There are several spaces in Grand River Cellars that are available for private parties.
Grand River Cellars Wine
- Chardonnay Reserve (white)
- Chardonnay-Unoaked (white)
- Muddy Paw Semillon (white)
Proceeds go to Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village
- Pinot Grigio (white)
- Cabernet Franc Rose (blush)
- Red Grand .5% RS (red)
- Austin’s Red (red)
$1 of every bottle goes to the Northeast Ohio Autism Group
- Red Zinfandel 0% RS (red)
- Cabernet Franc Unoaked (red)
- Cabernet Franc (red)
- Merlot (red)
- MP Cabernet Sauvignon (red)
Proceeds go to Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village
- Merlot Reserve (red)
- Cask 1021 (red)
- Riesling 1.5% RS (white)
- White Fox 6% RS (white)
- Austin’s Blush (blush)
$1 of every bottle goes to Northeast Ohio Autism Group
- Grand Blush (blush)
- Wine Hound Red 4.1% RS (red)
- Vidal Blanc Ice Wine 19.5% RS (white)
- Maple Ice Wine 18.5% RS (white)
- GRC Port Dessert Wine (red)
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Grand River Cellars Food Menu
The Grand River Cellars restaurant has a wide variety of options. Just want some appetizers? Try the Cured Meat and Cheese Plate, Gluten-Free Tipsy Tapa Trio, or Warm Pretzel Sticks. If you are looking for something more substantial, they offer a variety of burgers and sandwiches, pizza, salads, steaks, crab cakes, as well as pasta. They also have a good dessert selection that includes a Vegan and Gluten Free Peanut Butter Pie. There is a large Gluten Free Menu available and the staff is very sensitive and accommodating to food sensitivities. There is also a basic Children’s Menu with options of a burger, mac & cheese, pizza, or corn dogs.
The full Grand River Cellar menu is available Wednesday through Saturday while only the appetizer and sandwich selection is available on Monday and Tuesday. Grand River Cellar Restaurant is known for its Spaghetti and Meatball dinner that they offer on Thursdays and Sundays. Although reservations are not required, they are strongly recommended at Grand River Cellars, especially during the summer months or on Fridays and Saturdays or you would like to eat outside and enjoy the live entertainment. No outside food or drink is permitted in Grand River Cellars.
Beautiful winery. Romantic. Excellent food. Free wine glass with each flight sampler purchase. We love our waiter. Bought 2 bottles of blush for home.tomandlea (TripAdvisor)
Cindy’s Insider Ohio Tips!
Grand River Cellars is a great place to meet up with friends and enjoy a wonderful meal while in wine country. I like the music events they host on the weekends. I would suggest making a reservation if you want to sit outside. It can be busy!
Where is Grand River Cellars Located?
Grand River Cellars Winery & Restaurant is located in Grand River Valley at 5750 South Madison Rd (Route 528), Madison, OH 44057 – 440-298-9838 – website.
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Winegrowers of the Grand River Valley
The Winegrowers of the Grand River Valley are a collaboration of Ferrante Winery and Ristorante, Debonne Vineyards, Grand River Cellars Vineyard and Restaurant, Laurello Vineyards, and Cask 307 whose mission it is to educate the local wine consumer on wines from the Grand River Valley. This group of wineries frequently put wine trails together where wine lovers visit each of the six wineries and they receive a wine tasting that is perfectly paired with some sort of food. Go to the Wine Growers of the Grand River Valley website for the current calendar of events.
Grand River Valley
The Grand River Valley located in northeastern Ohio, previously covered by glaciers, now grows over 50% of Ohio’s grapes and is the home of over 30 wineries. The micro-climate of the area is prime for grape growing due to the extended growing season. Many of the wineries offer events 12 months a year including tasting trails, live music, or pairing classes.
The Valley Wine Group
Debonne Vineyards, Grand River Cellars, Cask 307, South River Vineyards, Blue Dog, and Double Wing Brewing Company are all part of the Valley Wine Group. Wine, beer, and gourmet treats from the Grand River Valley area are available for order at one website to Lake, Geauga, Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Medina, and Summit Counties. A minimum order is required and a small delivery charge is applicable.
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