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Our Tasting Room

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Welcome to Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

Spanning 111 acres, Brys Estate is one of the largest contiguous winery estates on Old Mission Peninsula. Opened in 2005, we're a family-run business that crafts wines from out 58,000 vines planted less than a mile from Lake Michigan. The Brys experience includes an old-world tasting room, unique Upper Deck with panoramic views of our expansive vineyards and East Grand Traverse Bay, a barn-turned-guest house, and serene Secret Garden with gift shop (open seasonally).

Reserved Table
Currently taking reservations through March 3rd.

Book a table and enjoy a seated wine country experience on our Upper Deck overlooking the vineyard. Menu items include Tasting Towers (wine flight), glasses of wine, Frosé or other seasonal beverage, and cheese & charcuterie boards. Learn more about our advanded air purification system in the tasting room as well as our other COVID safety protocols. 

Click the button below to book for parties up to 6 guests. For groups of 7-12 please click here for more information or call (231) 223-9303.

Reservations are highly recommended. Our online reservation system shows real-time availability. Guests arriving without a reservation will be seated on a first-come-first-serve basis. Check with our host for walk-in availablility. No call-ahead seating. Sorry, no dogs on the Upper Deck or in the tasting room.

Click Here to Book

For exclusive Wine Club Member booking options, click here!

Lawn Bar (Weather Permitting)
Join us for a glass of wine at our Lawn Bar! No reservations needed!

Relax outside with a glass of wine or Frosé in one of our white Adirondack chairs or grab a picnic table and take in the beautiful vineyard views. Wine Country Snack Boxes are also available for purchase. Dogs are permitted in a designated area of the Lawn Bar. Dogs must remain leashed and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. Click here for more information on our Lawn Bar.

Wine Tastings
Due to current social distancing requirements, our Main Tasting Bar and Barrel Room Tasting Bar are currently closed for traditional wine tastings.  Guests booking a table reservation may enjoy our new Tasting Tower, which includes five 1.5 oz wine samples of your choosing.

Current Hours

May 28th - November 5th
Open Daily 11am - 6:30pm

November 6th - March 3rd
Open Daily 11am - 5pm

Reserved Table
Wine flights, wine by the glass, seasonal drink specials, and cheese & charcuterie boards. Click here to book online.

Lawn Bar
Relax with a glass of wine in outdoor service area. No reservations needed! Click here to learn more.

Reserved Table Menu

Wine selections subject to availability.
All wine by the glass must be consumed prior to leaving Brys Estate.


Tasting Tower - $15

Enjoy a delightful sampling of the many varieties of world-class wines produced at Brys Estate. Wine flights include five 1.5 oz wine samples of your choosing. 

Wine by the Glass

Wine selections subject to availability.

Seasonal Special
Frosé - $11
Add a wine "topper" for $2

Gewurztraminer - $10
Sauvignon Blanc - $9
Naked Chardonnay - $11
Riesling/Gris - $8

Pinot Noir/Riesling - $8

Cab/Merlot - $11
Pinot Noir - $12


Cheese & Charcuterie Board - $20

Irish dubliner, dill havarti, dry salami, grapes, garlic & herb cheese spread, mixed olives, mixed nuts, fig jam, pickles, stone ground mustard, crackers, breadsticks.
Vegetarian and gluten free options available.

Mediterranean Mezza Box - $22

NEW! Vegetarian stuffed grape leaves, Lebanese cole slaw,
Middle Eastern olive mix, hummus, feta cheese, mini
pita, za’atar flatbread. Perfect for sharing.

Visiting With Children

Children (and other guests under 21) are welcome to visit the winery. When making a reservation please include them in your guest count. Non-alcoholic beverage options are available.

Dog Policy

Sorry, dogs are not allowed inside the winery or on the Upper Deck. Only service dogs with a valid license are permitted. Dogs are permitted in a designated area of the Lawn Bar. Dogs must remain leashed and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. 

Outside Food & Bottle Consumption Not Permitted 

Only food and drink purchased from the Brys tasting room is permitted. Thank you for being considerate of this policy.

Directions to the winery

From Traverse City, take M-37 north 10 miles. Turn right at Blue Water Road. The entrance to Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery is ¼ mile down on the left.