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California’s Finest Wine Store
in Downtown San Francisco

We specialize in Small-production, Rare and Vineyard-specific gem wines.

Since 1988, we have provided our customers with California’s most unique and prized wine bottlings. Through our distinctive wine clubs and jewel-box store situated in San Francisco’s Union Square district, Napa Valley Winery Exchange offers a uniquely personal and attentive wine buying experience. Our staff of highly skilled wine professionals not only assist our customers, but are also an integral part of our tasting/selection process.

• Rare, vineyard-specific wine gems
• Micro-production wines; from value bottlings to top-rated cult classics
• Dozens of new wines debuted in our shop every week
• Countless bottles that rarely, if ever,  make it out of state
• Wine clubs for every taste and budget…delivered directly to your door

If our staff doesn’t love the wine, it doesn’t make it to our shelves!

On the Wine

Kamen 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon “Estate” Moon Mountain
Listen to “On the Wine” by Don Gillette our Senior Wine Specialist, discuss Kamen Cabernet Sauvignon!

On the Wine

Galerie 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon Knights Valley
Listen to “On the Wine” by Don Gillette our Senior Wine Specialist. A quick tasting review on this wine!

On the Wine

Korbin Kameron 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon
Listen to “On the Wine” by Don Gillette our Senior Wine Specialist. A quick tasting review of this Sonoma Cabernet!

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Napa Valley Winery Exchange IconNapa Valley Winery Exchange

415 Taylor Street, San Francisco

4.7 72 reviews

  • Avatar Braydon Wells ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    The wine and beers I purchased from this establishment were fantastic and tasted great. Furthermore, the personnel who entertained me there was confident, courteous, and good. It was genuinely good to be here, because everything had been … More worthwhile and gratifying.Congrats!
  • Avatar Nikolai Orlov ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Had a lamb shank and shishito peppers. Everything was amazing.
    Presentation is fantastic so is the taste.
  • Avatar Eileen Current ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    I had a good time here. If you are a fan of liquor or wines like me who likes rum, scotch, whiskey, and, etc, this is a chill spot to hang out. All of the wines displayed are all imported and fairly priced. Well, this is the place for you! … More Very nice ambiance for simply eating, drinking and talking with your friends. Highly recommended!
  • Avatar Will Jones ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    This place is awesome!! It's great for both locals and tourists to find amazing wine at fair prices. The staff is very friendly & helpful, and the owner is super knowledgeable. This store always has new products available and they've … More got some great monthly deals, too. Highly recommend checking it out.
  • Avatar Inigo Sloan ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    Local whisky, spirits and much more. In-store tastings and really supportive employees and adorable bottles can be made. In this wine store, what else can I say? They had everything you wanted. The wine I bought from this place was so tasty. … More I'm going to visit this wine shop again for sure. An amazing shop like that.
  • Avatar David Crane ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    One of the top wine stores in the state for very fine California wines. Don Gillette is a knowledgeable and will steer you in the right direction. Highly recommended.
  • Avatar Kevin Robinson ★★★★ 5 months ago
    the owner is one of the nicest and most helpful small business owners that I have ever encountered!
  • Avatar Kain Blair ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    The experience I had from this wine shop was totally amazing, and it was nice because the staffs here are super friendly and capable. I really enjoyed this place because everything here was so amazing and delightful. I will surely tell … More all my friends about this shop, and I'm sure that I will come back here again. Thank you so much! Keep it up!
  • Avatar Glenn Rodgers ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    This wine shop is the perfect place for your alcohol and booze needs. They had a wide range of varieties of wines and beers. And they cost much cheaper than any other wine shop in the city and in the malls. You can dine and eat here also, … More they have a very chic and comfy seating inside. They also had macaroons, pastries, and bread, too.
  • Avatar Nichole Atkinson ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    The next time we're in town, we'll go back, and I'll tell all my friends about them. We visited all of the wineries and enjoyed them all, but the blueberry and blackberry wines in this wine store were our two favorites! Bailey … More is as friendly and accommodating as their wines! He could also describe the wines very well.

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