Your Guide to Wine Tasting in Downtown Napa

Wine is always a good idea, and there’s no better place to drink it than in Downtown Napa. There are dozens of tasting rooms within walking distance of each other. Here are a few of our favorites:

Alpha Omega Collective

The newest in Downtown Napa, this tasting room showcases Bordeaux-inspired releases, Burgundian varietals Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays and Mediterranean reds.

Brown Downtown

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You don’t have to be a club member to enjoy a flight at this urban oasis, yet you’ll feel like you’re hanging out at an exclusive social club.

JaM Cellars

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A perfect place to enjoy wine and live music at the same time. This is an eclectic, comfortable space with a music-driven wine vibe.


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This winemaker has a fascinating history, old-world inspired winemaking techniques, a dedication to small vineyards and the highest quality fruit.

Napa General Store

Up for a mystery? Schedule an appointment for a blind taste. You’ll be masked before you begin and guided through a tasting.

John Anthony

Make your way here for an informative sit-down tasting experience. Pair your flight with caviar service, artisan cheeses and charcuteries, and enjoy an exclusive photo exhibit by Academy Award-winning actor Jeff Bridges.

And that is just to start with! There are 35 tasting rooms in Downtown Napa and many offer small production wines you won’t find anywhere else.

Local tip: pick up a Wine Tasting Card for just $15 and get half-price tastings at eight local tasting rooms. This can save you more than $150 while experiencing some of Napa’s best-kept wine secrets!

Book your stay, park your car and enjoy!