Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

May 8, 2012 12:00 AM

You don’t have to head North to enjoy wine country. Visit California’s fastest growing, and somewhat undiscovered wine region, gorgeous Paso Robles.

Carmody McKnight Estate Winery
11240 Chimney Rock Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 238-9392
More Information

Did you know that Carmody McKnight Vineyards has its own boutique volcano? In fact there are two volcanoes within the estate vineyards. No other vineyard in the world has a volcano within it; that’s why the wine is the richest in the world. Who knew a winery could be so exlposive?

292090 234225426619034 122722174436027 641507 6681155 n Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery (credit: Facebook)

JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery
11680 Chimney Rock Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 238-6932
More Information

JUSTIN Winery is located in a stunning setting, furthest west and close to Hearst Castle. As Liam described the location, “…a little bit of Provence in Pasa Robles.” While at JUSTIN Winery, you can experience fine dining at the winery’s restaurant, Deborah’s Room, named after Justin’s wife. Along with your meal, it’s a must to have a glass of their flagship wine, “Isosceles” a bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot.

stage3 Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

Stagecoach Rides (credit: Harris Stage Lines)

Harris Stage Lines
5995 North River Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 237-1860
More Information

As you explore Paso Robles, take a journey back in time to cowboy country at the Harris Stage Lines. Here you can keep the old west alive by taking a horseback riding lesson or stage coach driving lesson. Bring the whole family to this nostalgic look back at the Wild West.

25479 377755663554 373287448554 3563811 795347 n Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

Courtyard (credit: Hotel Cheval)

Hotel Cheval
1021 Pine Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(866) 522-6999
More Information

Of the many accommodations in Paso Robles, we recommend a stay at this upscale boutique hotel, conveniently located right in downtown Paso Robles. Kick back, have a drink in the courtyard or unwind overnight and relax in one of their 16 rooms, most with fireplaces.

Seven Quails Bed & Breakfast
1340 Valley Quail Place
Paso Robles, CA 93447
(805) 712-8574
More Information

If you’re looking for the perfect, low-key bed & breakfast experience in Pasa Robles, enjoy a stay at Seven Quails. Located amidst the rolling hills and vineyards, rooms start at $130 per night.

Artisan Restaurant
1401 Park Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 237-8084
More Information

For a wonderful dining experience, check out Artisan on Park Street in Downtown Paso Robles. Their wine list reflects the extraordinary wines grown in the region. But if you’re wine’d out, try one of their many unique beers available. Fresh, organic and most importantly, delicious food is a perfect way to round out a day in Paso Robles.

15133 186324808802 178054883802 3117908 5221885 n Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

Ranch Hand Burger (credit: Good Ol’ Burgers)

Good Ol’ Burgers
1145 24th Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 238-0655
More Information

Just because you’re in wine country doesn’t mean you need to go fancy. A local favorite for lunch and dinner, Good Ol’ Burgers serves hearty, generous portions of flame-grilled food at inexpensive prices. Eat at Good Ol’ Burgers and enjoy a fun, family environment with good ol’ charm and unique style.

Central Coast Lavender Farm
6630 N. Star Lane
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 233-3288
More Information

Farming lavender has been an integral part of this sweet-smelling family run, Central Coast Lavender Farm. From the growing to distilling of fine therapeutic grade lavenders, you’ll want to stock up on their hand-crafted product-line. It makes the perfect gift for those who missed out on your trip.

eaglecastlewinery01 Wine & Dine In Beautiful Paso Robles

Eagle Castle Winery (credit: Eagle Castle Winery)

Eagle Castle Winery
3090 Anderson Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 227-1428
More Information

Enjoy the “royal treatment” at Paso Robles’ Eagle Castle Winery. You can sip and savour their award-winning wines and take in the view from the Aerie Terraces overlooking the Santa Lucia Mountains of Paso Robles. This popular wedding spot is the perfect place to unwind with a real taste of this charming region.

Ready to bite into another foodie adventure? Head over to Eye on the Bay’s Food & Drink section and discover the best of the Bay.

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
LIVE: Monday through Friday from 3am – 3pm PST

Watch & Listen LIVE