Visiting / Policies
Our Hours of Operation
Fridays 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturdays 11:30am to 6:00pm
Sundays 11:30am to 6:00pm
You can always text us at (540) 692-9463 for the latest information and space availability.
Reservations are highly recommended for indoor seating. Standard indoor reservations are free and can be made online for a two-hour time slot. Reservations are limited to 6 guests total. This includes guests under 21 and those not consuming wine. All outdoor seating is first-come first-serve and reservations are not available for any outside seating. Premium reservations that include our Wigloo and Wine Library can be booked online and information on both can be found below.
We are pleased to offer a selection of gourmet sandwiches, cheese, and charcuterie to pair with our wines. Outside food is always welcome also.
For all parties larger than six persons please contact us by email to make arrangements.
In accordance with VA Alcohol Beverage Control laws, alcoholic beverages other than those purchased at the Wine Reserve are NOT allowed on the property. Individuals or groups that don’t comply with this policy will be asked to leave.
Children under the supervision of a responsible adult are welcome at the Wine Reserve.
Fully vaccinated guests do not have to wear masks while outside. We remain vigilant in keeping a safe space for our customers and staff and we ask that ALL patrons wear masks irrespective of vaccination when moving about the tasting room indoors, pursuant to the latest CDC guidance.
Friendly pets are welcome at the Wine Reserve (but not inside the itty bity tasting room). Please remember to clean up after your pet.
Sampling Wine / Tastings
Poured wine tastings are restricted due to the ongoing pandemic. In addition to glass and bottle sales we do offer rotating self-guided tasting flights featuring six pre-determined wines for $17. The wine flights are made to order and offered for you to enjoy at your own pace. (No guided tastings or wine sampling at the bar at this time. We do provide guided poured tastings in our Wine Library for parties with advance reservations.)
We are a smoke-free property. Please refrain from smoking in the tasting room and on the outdoor grounds of the property.
Online Orders / Pickup
Online orders for pickup continue to be available. Any orders can be picked up during normal operating hours.
We do offer self-guided tasting flights which allow you to enjoy six wines at your own pace and from the comfort of your private seating location.
Wine Library Reservations
Private groups of up to 10 can book in our speakeasy style Wine Library. We can also provided guided tastings from the bottle in this space. The Wine Library is by reservation only and more information can be found here.
Wigloo Reservations (Seasonal)
Enjoy your own personal Après Ski memory in our private wine igloo (“Wigloo”) during your visit to the Wine Reserve at Waterford in the colder months of the year. The Wigloo is an added cost and more information can be found here.