Paradise Springs Winery and Vineyards at Clifton, Virginia



"The Gateway to Virginia Wine Country"


OPEN DAILY (Year Round)

11am-7pm (until 9pm on Fri)

During business hours, regardless of events, we are always open for walk ins.


Frequently Asked Questions

Read our policies regarding dogs, outside food, music, children, groups,

reservations, tours, and more!!!



Pre-Order Food Platters for Delivery

Upon Your Arrival



Now Hiring!!!

Interested in working at Paradise Springs as a wine educator?!?

Please email us at

Positions Available:

Wine Educator (part time - weekends)

Hospitality & Events Assistant (weekdays / weekends)



"Dine In The Vines"

Sunday Afternoon Wine Dinner

presented by Trummers on Main & Paradise Springs



Sunday, September 28th, 4pm

Join us as we host an extremely special wine dinner event at Paradise Springs. Partnering up with Chef Austin Fawcett and Trummers on Main (James Beard award nominee), we will be offering a 6 course wine dinner paired entirely with Paradise Springs wine and set amongst the vineyard rows. Dinner is limited to only 20 persons total.

Reservations Required. Limited to 20 seats in total. Please call 703-830-9463 for reservations. Any cancellations are subject to a 5% credit card processing fee and your seat must be able to be resold.  In case of inclement weather, the makeup rain date will be Sunday, October 5th, 4pm

$199 per person plus tax


Grilled Oysters Apéritif

Rappahannock River Little Neck Clams & Quinoa Tabouleh
Garden Eggplant caponata & kalamata olive cream

Virginia Peanut & Foie Gras Soup
Cherry mostarda, espelette, & nasturtiums

Border Springs Lamb & Potato Gnocchi Ragout
English peas . Ricotta salata & mint

Coffee & Cacoa Crusted Beef Cheeks
Fried spinach, escabiche glazed onions & okra
(sauce soubise)

Poached Mission Figs
Lavender spiced honey & Swagger Port marscarpone crème



Paradise Springs Harvest Wine Dinner

Our Signature Wine Dinner of the Year


Saturday, October 18th, 8pm

Join us as we host our Signature Wine Dinner of the year, The Paradise Springs Harvest Dinner. Every year we celebrate the fruits of our labor in the vineyard by celebrating a successful harvest season with the coming together of friends, family, food, and wine. You will have the opportunity to interact with our winemaker and get up close and personal with the winemaking process during our opening champagne reception. Discounts on wine offered at the end of the dinner.

Limited seating available. Please call 703-830-9463 for reservations. Any cancellations are subject to a 5% credit card processing fee and within 2 weeks of the event your seat must be able to be resold.

$129 per person plus tax


First Course - Champagne and Cheese reception in production

Second Course - Grilled Autumnal Corn Soup, Swirling Pistou

Third Course - Bouquet of Lettuces, lola rosa, frissee & bibb, caramelized walnuts, goat cheese & dates, maple basil vinaigrette

Fourth Course - Short Ribs with Sweet Potato Curls, redolent of rosemary & thyme, sweet potato curls, baby spinach saute, slivers of garlic & olive oil, Roasted New Potatos, shallots & parsely

Fifth Course - Chocolate Truffle Cheesecake, creamy white chocolate cheesecake, rich dark chocolate truffles, chocolate port sauce





Friday Evenings in Paradise - LIVE MUSIC


Every Friday, 5pm-9pm

Looking for the perfect way to end your long work week? Join us for Friday Evenings in Paradise, the best place to start your weekend in Northern Virginia. Featuring LIVE MUSIC from 5pm-9pm on our back patio. Tastings available as well as glasses and bottles of wine. Rain or Shine and all year long as our back deck is canvased in for the winter! No charge for winery patrons.

For LIVE MUSIC lineup, please CLICK HERE



"The Paradise Springs Winery Experience"

Production Tour & Tasting

Saturdays - 2pm, & 4pm

Sundays - 3pm

All Groups by Appt.

Join us on our signature experience tour and tasting with a first hand look at how wine is made at Paradise Springs. The tour will take you through the historic log cabin, inside the vineyard, through production, and ultimately end with a full tasting of our entire flight of wines including our fortified port style wine, Swagger.

$25 per person
No reservations needed but can be taken over the phone (prepayment required). First come, first serve. Please check in at the main tasting counter.

*We apologize but no children are allowed on the tour due to visitation of production areas.

Groups of 8 or more will need to reserve a private time. Available group times include:
Sat - 11am, 1pm
Sun - 11am, 12pm






Winner of the 2010 Governor's Cup

Our 2009 Chardonnay was awarded the coveted Governor's Cup on 9/29/10 signifying it at the best white wine in the state of VA! The award was presented by First Lady Maureen Mcdonnell at Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson.



Paradise Springs Winery Cabin



             Located in the quaint town of Clifton, Virginia and bordering Bull Run River, Paradise Springs Winery and Vineyard is the closest winery to Washington DC and the first in Fairfax County. Serving as "The Gateway to Virginia Wine Country", the property features an 1800’s log cabin, which was renovated in 1955 by a protégé of Frank Lloyd Wright. Tastings, tours, wine dinners, private events, and much more can be found at this intimate, family run, destination winery.  Come experience the old world country nestled only a stone’s throw from Washington DC. 100% Virginia. Relaxation is always available........

                         The Closest Winery to DC

                                Fairfax County, VA

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Featured Wine

Paradise Springs Winery Featured Wine


Edition I

Port-Style Wine

Fortified with Brandy & Aged in VA Bourbon Barrels