Ellijay is home to several wineries and tasting rooms. With 14 wineries and vineyards, a brewery, a distillery, and a hard cidery there is plenty of places to taste something new. These North Georgia wineries offer homegrown hospitality with premier food experiences, each with their own unique atmosphere. Many of these tasting rooms offer live music and food trucks on the weekends.
Bear Claw Vineyards & Winery, Inc.
Bear Claw is a real vineyard with a fully functioning winery on site that offers live music on weekends and is the perfect place to slow down, relax, and reconnect.
Opened in 2021, Buckley Vineyards has a modern farmhouse feel with a vineyard, tasting room, and plenty of outdoor seating.
Cairn View Winery
North Georgia’s premier boutique winery, Cairn View Winery, welcomes walk-ins but encourages reservations to be guaranteed a table and enjoy 90 minutes of wine tasting.
Canoe Vineyard & Winery, LLC
Canoe Vineyard and Winery offers fine wine and fun times. Bring your own food or snacks and picnic in the vines!
Cartecay River Brewing Co.
With a 4 barrel craft brewery, Cartecay River Brewing Company offers a brewery and gathering place for friends.
Spend a day with Cartecay Vineyards taking in the picturesque views offered by our vineyards, tasting barn, and outdoor venues while enjoying live musical entertainment and our wines produced with our very own grapes.
Cartecay Wine and Craft
Cartecay Wine & Craft is a tasting room of Cartecay Vineyards’ located in Historic Downtown Ellijay, serving our wines, GA Wines and GA Craft Beers.
Chateau Meichtry Family Winery and Vineyard
Chateau Meichtry is a family owned and operated winery and vineyard offering beautiful scenery and a tasting room with live music entertainment on weekends.
Currahee Tasting Room at Mountain Treasures
Enjoy wine tasting from Currahee Vineyards inside the Mountain Treasures store.
Ellijay River Vineyards
Established in 2010, Ellijay River Vineyards sits on almost twenty acres of land and is located in the Whitepath area of Gilmer County. Visitors are welcome by appointment.
Engelheim Vineyards offers a brand new event center, Venue in the Vines, has elegant indoor or delightful outdoor settings with picturesque views of the vineyard.
Fainting Goat Vineyards and Winery
From conception to crush, grapes are gently cared for and wines are handcrafted by Fainting Goat Vineyards and Winery. Their four fainting goats love to play and visit with all wine drinkers!
Grapes and Ladders Vineyard
Family owned and operated vineyard, winery, and tasting room with indoor and outdoor seating and a quaint and comfortable atmosphere that is pet and kid friendly.
Ott Farms and Vineyard
Now open 7 days a week, Ott Farms and Vineyard offers North Georgia’s Best View. With a family owned and operated vineyard, Ott offers wine tastings, wine by the glass & bottle, and live music on the weekends.
Reece’s Cider Co.
The first cidery in Ellijay, Reece’s Cider Company, produces their own hard cider, and carries a variety of local craft beers & wines. Enjoy live music and food trucks on site and try a flight of their best selling ciders!
Roo Mountain Vineyards
Roo Mountain Vineyards is currently under construction and their facility will include a 4000 sq. ft. winery, wine cave, roof top garden, as well as a tasting room, outdoor amphitheater and much more.
Serenberry Vineyards invites you to visit our grapevines, taste our wines, and experience the simple and serence pleasures that the North Georgia Mountaints have waiting.
Sharp Mountain Vineyards
Sharp Mountain Vineyards was established in 1995 and offers a vineyard, winery, gift shop, and event venue! Their tasting room openes in 2005 and offers 13 different varieties of wine for tasting.