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.
Opened in 2021, Buckley Vineyards has a modern farmhouse feel with a vineyard, tasting room, and plenty of outdoor seating.
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.
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.
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!