Frequently Asked Questions
What are your hours?
We are open everyday, Monday through Saturday from 12pm to 5pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 6pm. We stay open until 9pm on Thursday, and Friday and Saturday nights for our “Music & Merlot” events. We do close occasionally for specific events or holidays so please refer to our online event calendar or Facebook page.
You can purchase wine by the glass or bottle at anytime during our open hours. Tastings however start at 12pm and end everyday at 5pm. “Music & Merlot” as well as our Brick Oven Pizzas (Friday-Saturday only) do not begin until 6pm. So if you plan on doing a tasting and want stay around for the music and pizza, then we suggest you arrive no later than 4:45pm.
How much are your tastings?
Tastings at the Bar are $8.00 a person not including tax or $10.00 a person if you want to take the glass home with you. You get 6 samples from our Wine list. If you are looking for a more private tasting with a minimum of 8 or more people, please contact our Event Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can we get a tour?
We do not take walk in tours. Private Tours of 10 or more people can be booked through our Event Coordinator at email@example.com.
Where are you located?
Hopewell Valley Vineyards is located at 46 Yard Road Pennington, NJ 08534. You can get to us directly from Route 31.
Can we bring outside food?
Outside food (or drink) is not permitted. Our items from light fare menu are available throughout the week. Our full light fare menu is available Thursday evening, and Friday - Sunday. Brick-oven pizza is available Friday and Saturday evenings. Please contact us with any questions.
Who can I speak to in regards to a private event?
You can reach out to the Event Coordinator at or call the winery at 609-737-4465.
What kind of events do you host?
At our Vineyard, we service a wide range of events like corporate gatherings and private parties. We have both indoor and outdoor spaces for your events. We can accommodate an unlimited number of people for outdoor events.
Our Tasting room offers a very private setting, featuring a copper-top bar, dimmed lighting, slate floors, exposed wooden beams, copper furnishings, and a wood-burning furnace and can accomodate 49 guests. Or, if you are looking for a larger room, our Piano room can accommodate 98 guests. This room features a copper-top bar, our brick oven, a full stage, dance floor, presentation capabilities, surround sound, a full kitchen to be used by our caterer or one you can also appoint, and viewing access of our downstairs wine cellar.
Are pets allowed?
Pets are allowed outside, only. They must be well trained and people friendly. You must also keep them close to you or on a tight leash since they are not permitted to roam around.
Are children premited during events?
Children are allowed but please keep in mind our vineyard becomes a rather festive environment on the weekends with live music and adults who are consuming alcohol. We would also appreciate it if you keep them close to you at all times and not let them run freely through our vineyard whether inside or outside.
Can I bring other alcohol or do you serve any kind of other alcohol?
We are a Vineyard, first and foremost, so unfortunately we do not serve alcohol other than wine, and you may not bring any other type of alcohol.
What kind of food do you serve?
Friday and Saturday nights we offer our Brick Oven Pizzas, as well as a light fare menu containing items such as Cheese Plates, Salad, Spanakopita, etc. On Sundays we serve Sicilian pizza as well as our light fare menu.