Hidden Gems of San Mateo County
This picturesque area is full of boutique wineries and micro breweries. Hang out where the locals hang out and enjoy wines from all over the region or zip at local wineries or check out hand-crafted beers at one of our local San Mateo County brewing companies.
Cuvee Wine Cellars
This boutique urban gem is tucked into the heart of industrial San Carols. The name Cuvée—the French term for a blend of wines, usually of different varietals and/or vintages—to express the collaboration of wines and winemakers.
Cuvee’s fruit is sourced from premium vineyards located in the Russian River Valley, Santa Cruz Mountains, Carneros, El Dorado and Napa. You can enjoy the complexities that these regions have to offer all in one stop at Cuvee.
1001 Washington Street
San Carlos, CA 94070
La Nebbia Winery
La Nebbia Winery is less than 3 miles from the sandy beaches of Half Moon Bay. Sip and swirl handcrafted wines while enjoying a picnic in their gardens or playing a game of Bocce Ball. This charming winery offers a barrel to bottle program where you can join in on the fun and bottle your own wine and take it home.
2341 San Mateo Road
Half Moon Bay CA 94109
A Grape in the Fog
This charming Tuscan seaside inspired wine bar in Pacifica boasts boutique wines from around the world. Their menu is always new and fresh and visitors can relish in wines by the glass, bottle or enjoy a whole flight.
Dine on one of their sumptuous cheese or charcuterie plates or share a few dishes from their small plate menu with your friends. Sunday nights, guests are invited to dip their spoon into a delicious pot of gumbo. Check out their website to keep up on the live music schedule.
400 Old County Road
Pacifica, CA 94044
We love their tasting room with the sweeping 24 foot wine bar to belly up to. The lavish and lush tasting room can easily accommodate 200 guests for your special event.
1697 Industrial Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
Barterra has a super cozy tasting room is sure to draw you in after a day at Half Moon Bay’s best beaches. It is always fun to meet the owners, and Bart and Mary will likely be there ready to pour a sample of their wines. You will find unique artwork by local artists adorning the walls as well as traditional Italian snacks and gourmet chocolates for purchase. A beautiful (pet friendly) courtyard waits for you where you can sit and enjoy your wines.
643 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Wine not your thing? We have you covered. San Mateo offers up many great brewing companies for you to drink down the suds.See some of our favorite choices below:
Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company
Produces award-winning, sustainably handcrafted beer and root beers. San Francisco Business Journal readers voted Devil’s Canyon “Best Beer” in 2014. “Best Bay Area Brewpub” in 2015, and “Best Bay Area Beer Bar” in 2014 and 2015.
You won’t want to miss out on this architectural beauty complete with reclaimed lumber throughout, and state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly infrastructure. You must try their barley wine, Barrel of Monkeys or the deep caramel flavors of the Full Boar Scotch Ale.
935 Washington Street
San Carlos, California 94070
Hop Dogma Brewing Company
You are certain to find hop forward IPA’s, Pale Ales as well as pilsners and ambers. Plan on making new friends as you belly up to this bar as it is not just a brewery but a place to make enjoy a beer or two, celebrate life and make a few new friends.
30 Ave Portola #1B
El Granada, CA 94018
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
This family friendly atmosphere is complete with home brewed beers, live music, sustainable seafood and with dog friendly patio is the perfect spot to kick back and enjoy your day. Full menu available including a Sunday brunch is the favorite spot for visitors as well as locals.
390 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA
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