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Sips that are Worth the Trip in Conejo Valley

Posted on September 12, 2022 by Claire Marcus

September is a reminder to pause and savor the sip in Conejo Valley. It’s California Wine Month, so it’s basically your civic duty to enjoy a glass. This list will show you where to find the best sips in Conejo Valley, so prepare your palate and peruse our choices for the perfect pairing. 



Photo: Agoura Wine & Beer Co.

Settle in for a sip at this Agoura Hills restaurant and retail store. They have a truly impressive selection of sparkling, domestic and imported wines, plus beer and cocktails if you’d like to mix it up a little. Be sure stop by their retail store to add a few bottles to your home collection. 


If an intimate sip with a friend or two is more your preference, then this place is perfect. It’s a full restaurant as well that specializes in American comfort food, all seasonal and locally sourced of course. Private and definitely comfortable, this is easily one of our favorite sipping spots. 


Photo: Cork Dork

Head here to geek out on the perfect pairing. Cork Dork offers wines from around the world as well as several exquisite craft beers and a full menu. The setting is elegant and they also offer a champagne vending machine for those who’d enjoy some bubbly. 


Photo: Cornell Winery

Located right on Mullholland Hwy., the Cornell Winery & Tasting Room is a great choice for a relaxing and casual experience. They have both an indoor and outdoor tasting room so you can enjoy that beautiful Southern California weather while you sip. Just a note that you’re also welcome to grab a seat at the Old Place Restaurant right next door. 


Photo: Giessenger Winery

This Thousand Oaks winery has carved out their own corner of the French countryside. From their charming gardens and patio to their wine selection, they’re all about bringing the art of French wine making to the beautiful California countryside. À la vôtre! Cheers! To your health! 


Photo: @nabuwines

Take in some of that Napa nectar without the drive at Nabu Wines. They source hand-crafted wines straight from Napa Valley and were voted Best of the Southland by the Los Angeles Times and Best Wine Tasting in L.A. by Los Angeles Daily News Readers’ Choice Awards. When the people speak, might be time to listen.   


Photo: @SunlandVintageWineryTastingRoom

Come for the wine and stay for the music. The Sunland Vintage Winery offers live music on most evenings and two Sunland Vintage brands – Giovinazzo Wines with a taste of Old Italy and their own SVO brand with several premium wines. Comfortable and inviting, their unique wine tasting room encourages guests to be interactive in the experience.   


Photo: @westtastingroom

Contemporary, yet refined is the vibe you’ll find at the West Tasting Room. You can enjoy a wine flight or order by the glass or bottle along with a full menu of light-fare food. Here you’ll find a wide selection of red, white, rose and sparkling wines, as well as California, Oregon and Washington wines. 

Looking for the perfect place to enjoy your wine? Try a picnic in the park or check out one of our many events in the region.

It’s always worth it to have a room to relax in when you’re done, so be sure to check out our full list of hotels, attractions and travel tips for your stay. Come for a sip trip in Conejo Valley. See you soon! 

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