Thornton Winery is very well known for its entertaining concerts that feature well-established and highly-anticipated musicians:
Their musical evenings are a feast of great tunes, amazing wines, and gourmet dishes prepared by their award-winning Café Champagne restaurant.
Make your night out truly spectacular by arriving in a luxurious limousine! Let us handle your reservations so that you and your group can thoroughly enjoy the perfect mix of charm and great wines & food.
Café Champagne at Thornton Winery is an award-winning 5-star restaurant in Temecula Valley, highlighting French country elegance and contemporary fusion cuisine to create the perfect gourmet experience.
The excellent pairing of carefully selected dishes with outstanding Thornton wines enhances your dining experience.
Distinguished with The Gold Award for Contemporary Cuisine for eleven consecutive years, Café Champagne restaurant prides itself in its:
Thornton Winery offers an exquisite setting for a memorable wedding experience, overlooking the beautiful Temecula Valley Vineyards, held in the:
The wedding and events staff at Thornton Winery is more than delighted to assist with the rehearsal, wedding, and reception dinners, making your special night as wonderful as you have imagined it.
Aall In Limo & Party Bus is ready to take your wedding up a notch and pamper you and your guests on your way to a fabulous wedding celebration.
Thornton Winery has a three-decade tradition with award-winning and premium varietals that are an exquisite combination of Old World style with New World tastes.
You will be able to admire the elegant setting of Thornton's French chateau architecture, taste some delicious fresh dishes at their award-winning Café Champagne Restaurant, and unwind at their famous concert series that regularly feature famous artists.
There’s also a splendid gift shop for souvenirs, and our last piece of advice is to take photos by their gorgeous water fountain.
Thornton Winery has been at the top of Temecula Valley wine enthusiasts' preferences since 1988, when there were only six other wineries in the region and not that many visitors.
In those days, most of the clientele came from San Diego. Nowadays, people are coming from as far away as Arizona.
Thornton Winery is open all year round. The hours of operation are:
Restaurant & Tasting:
Sun - Thu - 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri - Sat - 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wine tasting fees range from $28 to $31 and feature four or five wines. Wines by the glass are also available and range from $15 to $18.
For those who want to purchase wine and champagne bottles, the prices range between $35 to $73.
Thornton Winery is well-known for its award-winning wine varietals, elegant French chateau architecture, premium dishes served at the famous Café Champagne restaurant, and regular concert series featuring renowned artists.
The breathtaking view overlooking Temecula Valley's magnificent vineyards, the beautiful terraces, and the elegant gardens are part of Thornton Winery's old charm that keeps visitors amazed and entertained.
Temecula Valley is filled with dog-friendly wineries and restaurants, and Thornton Winery makes no exception. Dogs are allowed in special outdoor areas, including the patio and grassy spaces. The tasting room is also dog-friendly.
You can sit back and enjoy a glass of wine or a bite to eat accompanied by your four-legged buddy any time of the day.