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Shady Lane Cellars

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cool setting, great wines

nice setting and building. Friendly and helpful service, will go again------great wines. Looks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
steve r
Milford, Michigan
Girls Trip 2018 -TC

What a great location and service was excellent. Our group consisted of 10 ladies and we had our... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Lisa G
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Enjoy tasting Shady Lane Cellars award winning cool climate wines in our historic tasting environment. Live, Love, and Discover Wine with Shady Lane Cellars.
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9580 E Shady Ln, Suttons Bay, MI 49682-9440
+1 231-947-8865
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice setting and building. Friendly and helpful service, will go again------great wines. Looks like you could bike here near to TART trail

Thank steve r
Reviewed 9 October 2018

What a great location and service was excellent. Our group consisted of 10 ladies and we had our own private tasting tent. Nice set up and the owner was a gem at explaining all the details about each wine we tested. You were able to...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Shady Lane is amazing for it's wines, views, and people. Great reds and whites. Right off the Tart bike trail.

Thank Marie G
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Biked up from Suttons Bay with boxed lunches from the Hanson Deli (Highly recommended, BTW), bought 2 glasses of wine, and sat in the outdoor patio: wonderful, one of the nicest outdoor seating areas I've seen, under a tree, looking across to a vineyard, feeling...More

Thank Michael T
Rick D, General Manager at Shady Lane Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for the feedback, Michael. We're really happy to hear you liked our patio and outdoor area - it really has some great views of our vineyard! We normally play soft rock, adult contemporary, and light indie, on the patio and tend to stay away...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

Today during our TART trail ride my friend and I stopped at Shady Lane. We stayed at the outdoor bar area. Beautiful! Good variety of wine and very tasty! Knowledgeable staff. We also ordered a cheese plate. Delicious!

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

We stopped by Shady Lane, not knowing what to expect. What we found was a beautiful outdoor tasting area with a very knowledgeable server. We tried a flight and really liked all of them. The gift shop woman was also very friendly and we chatted...More

Thank mdfloyd322
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This was our first winery stop, and because we were pressed for time, we tried a few samples purchased a few bottles. Then we moved on. In hind sight, I wish we had stayed after our samples, enjoyed a glass, and ordered a little something...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Great time! Beautiful place! The staff is very nice and knowledgeable! Beautiful views! Tom is the best!

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We rode our bikes up the tart trail from traverse city and this was our first stop. The outside tasting area is beautiful and the wine is really good too.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were so pleasantly surprised at the wines and wineries we found in the area around Transverse City Michigan. One of our favorites was the Shady Lane winery. The winery was located on the Leelanau Peninsula. They had a beautiful tasting area on their patio....More

Thank Ed S
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9 May 2018|
Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
No you do not. It is an open tasting room