​Must-Visit Wineries in Siesta Key

Calling all wine lovers! Just a short drive from Tropical Beach you'll find a variety of charming wineries each offering a unique taste of local and abroad wine offerings. From vineyards crafting artisanal wines to local tasting rooms, there's something to entice every palate. Explore these hidden gems, discover new favorites, and savor the rich, local flavors that make up the wine culture of Siesta Key.

Siesta Key Wine Bar

Siesta Key Wine Bar focuses their atmosphere on comfort and relaxation. It’s just a short, 10-minute drive from Tropical Beach, and you’ll feel instantly welcomed into their cozy environment. This wine bar offers selections from all over the globe, including international finds from South Africa and Spain, to local offerings from the heart of Florida! The bar is owned by a wine-loving couple who love sharing their passion for wine with locals and tourists alike. Be sure to add Siesta Key Wine Bar to your list of must-visit locations on your trip to Tropical Beach.  

Fine Wine & Tastings on Main 

This is one of Lakewood Ranch’s most-loved wine bars! Fine Wine & Tastings on Main offers over 300 bottles of wine for purchase for the perfect at-home wine experience in your Tropical Beach oasis. For a social experience, hang out at their wine bar and meet fellow wine enthusiasts. At this wine bar, try up to 35 different wines by the glass paired beautifully with their seasonal charcuterie options. 

Cooper’s Hawk Winery

Cooper’s Hawk is a chain of winery restaurants across the country, specializing in their own refreshing wines while also offering popular and local highlights. Here you’ll find everything from dessert wines, to classic reds, to fruit options. Their in-house wines are award-winning, with their Pinot Noir grossing over 25 awards won since 2012. Their tasting room and dining experience is heavily influenced by Napa, bringing an upscale casual atmosphere for casual wine lovers and enthusiasts alike to try new offerings. 

Soprano’s Social Club and Wine Bar 

This one-of-a-kind wine bar is inspired by one of the most popular TV shows of the 21st century: Sopranos. Open only Wednesday - Friday, Soprano's Social Club and Wine Bar is a must-visit experience on your trip to Tropical Beach! This bar specializes in wine education and strives to make it an anxiety-free experience for those who may not be as familiar with wine. Be sure to call ahead and check out their special events, which are especially loved by locals.

Rumours Wine Bar 

Rumor has it that this wine bar is one of the best in Sarasota! It’s a hidden gem located in Englewood, about 45 minutes from Tropical Beach Resorts. Rumors Wine Bar offers 25 wines by the glass, and over 300 bottles of wine varying in taste and origin. They have won “Best Local Cheers Bar” for two years in a row, showing just how loved by locals this bar is. Rumour’s mission as a wine bar is “to simply embrace intellectual stimulation linked to wine in a relaxed and friendly environment.” 

Sunset Wine Tasting Tiki Tour 

For the ultimate unique wine-tasting experience, check out the Siesta Key Aqua Adventure’s Sunset Wine Tasting Tiki Tour. The tour departs from the tour speakeasy, “The Forbidden Tiki.” Then board the Tiki boat that sails out to the Siesta Key Sandbar. Drink beloved wines, take in the beauty of Florida’s waterways, and maybe meet some sea creatures along the way! The tour is welcome to all ages. For more information, visit the tour’s website here. 

Whether your style is more refined or social, there are wine experiences for everyone around Tropical Beach and Siesta Key. Let Tropical Beach be your home away from home while you soak in all that Florida’s beach paradise has to offer. For booking specials, be sure to visit our website. Also be sure to follow us on social media to stay up to date with all things Tropical Beach and share your photos for a chance to be featured!