Bear's Hideaway in San Juan Bautista
Unique features: Named after owner Lori Wilson’s gentle dog “Bear,” this premium wine, beer and cigar bar is celebrating its 8th year in business. Relax at the indoor bar or enjoy a glass of wine, handcrafted beer or fine cigar out on the patio. And ask of about the “Bear's Club.”
Wine portfolio: Offering a wide selection of local and boutique wines, premium cigars, handcrafted beer and a lot more. They also feature a fine selection of international craft beers from Los Coast to Green Flash and many in between. Check out their many special events, including wine, beer and cigar tastings and frequent music on the patio.
Directions: Located in downtown San Juan Bautista, catty corner to the San Juan Bakery.
Hours: Wed-Thu 4-7, Fri-Sat 12-8, Sun 12-6. Closed Mon & Tue and most holidays.
402-B Third Street, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
18th Barrel in San Juan Bautista
Unique features: 18th Barrel Tasting Room has introduced a new way of tasting. The tasting room has two separate bars, the wine side showcasing many different varietals from around California and the beer side showcasing many different craft beers from around California. It's the best of both barrels, meeting in the middle with seating of beautiful hand carved tables that were made by the owner Anthony Ramirez. The combination Winery and Brewery offers Wine Tasting, Wine Flights, Beer Flights and both by the glass. There is a big courtyard featuring live music Friday, Saturday, and Sundays. The gates open to different food trucks that can pull right into the courtyard.
Directions: Located in downtown San Juan Bautista, right across the street from San Juan Bakery.
Hours: Wed-Thu 12-7, Fri-Sat 12-10, Sun 12-7.
322 Third Street, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045