Valley Road Vineyards — Now open daily!

Here are operating protocols effective August 1, 2020* to ensure your visit to Valley Road Vineyards is safe for you, all guests, and our staff…

  • Valley Road Vineyards offers three outdoor seating areas for parties of up to 10 guests.** Note that reservations are strongly recommended for parties of 5 or more so that we can have your table ready upon your arrival (see below).
    • The Patio
      • Includes tented area
      • Well-behaved pets on leash welcome
    • The Barn Deck and Barn
      • Well-behaved pets on leash welcome on The Deck
      • Open on Sundays, plus Saturdays when Valley Road is not hosting weddings or private events
    • The Lawn
      • Walk-up service from our staffed bar
      • Well-behaved pets on leash welcome
      • Guests may bring pop-up tents for shade
    • Inside Seating
      • Albemarle Emergency Order 20-E(5) requires that face coverings be worn inside farm winery buildings and that seating be limited to 50 guests. To ensure compliance, SIP Tasting Room will be reserved for private party seating.
  • Reservation Policy:
    • Reservations only available by calling the Tasting Room at 540-456-6350 daily between noon and 5:30.
    • If your party has 5 or more people, please make a reservation in advance so that we can ensure a table is available for your party upon arrival. (maximum of 10). Priority will be given to Wine Club Member reservations.
  • Face Coverings:
    • All visitors to Valley Road are required  to have and wear face coverings when not seated at their table in order to provide a safe environment for all guests and our staff.
    • Please bring your own face covering. 
    • Children 10 and under are not required to wear face coverings.
  • Walk-in parties will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Valley Road regrets that we may not be able to accommodate all guests in order to comply with the Governor’s and Albemarle County’s reduced capacity orders.
  • All guests will be expected to observe social distancing (6-foot minimum) with any persons that are not members of their party.
  • Children are welcome at Valley Road Vineyards. Our Greeter will consult with you upon arrival to determine which seating area best suits your family.
  • Guests may choose complimentary plastic cups or one-way take-home logo glasses for $1 each. You are also welcome to bring your own glass.
  • We kindly request that guests place used cups and bottles in nearby receptacles to minimize handling by our staff.
  • Use of our no-contact GoTab© ordering system (via guests’ smartphone) is available if you would like to minimize contact; orders may be picked up at the walk-up bar. Credit and debit card purchases are preferred over cash — we can accept cash, but cannot make change.
  • Outside food is permitted and you are welcome to bring a picnic and enjoy your stay!
  • Pets are welcome in our outdoor spaces. Please ensure they are on leash and we suggest that you bring their own water bowls.
  • In the event of rain, guests will be asked to shelter in their cars and not congregate under the porch, tent, or in other confined spaces.
  • As always, no outside alcoholic beverages are permitted on the premises. Only Valley Road Vineyards wines purchased during the visit for on premises consumption may be consumed during your stay, in accordance with Virginia ABC regulations. This is a ZERO TOLERANCE policy: outside alcohol will be confiscated and guests may be asked to leave the premises.

* As an Albemarle County farm winery, Valley Road Vineyard is subject to Albemarle County Emergency Ordinance 20-(E)5, effective August 1, 2020 through September 29, 2020.

**Groups larger than 10: Please call the Tasting Room at 540-456-6350 to see how we can best accommodate your party.

OPERATING HOURS

WEEKENDS — Saturday & Sunday

10:30am – 5:30pm

WEEKDAYS — Monday – Thursday

Noon – 5:30pm

Friday

Noon – 7:00pm; Happy Hour specials from 3:30pm – 6:30pm

(VRV will close at 5:30pm on 9/4, 9/11, and 10/23)

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In addition, curbside pickup is available; please call 540-456-6350 to place your order.

  • CURBSIDE BOTTLE SALES 
    • No minimum purchase
    • Available 7 days a week during operating hours
    • Simply call 540-456-6350 from your car or home to place and pay for your order (a Virginia ABC requirement).
    • When you arrive at Valley Road, please follow the signs and drive counter-clockwise around the property, to the front door of our Tasting Room.
    • We’ll come out with your order and place your wine in a cargo area of your car.