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Special Events

Perfect Health Ayurvedic Lifestyles Retreat
  • Center yourself with this deal from Cafe Merlot. This three-day health and wellness retreat features yoga, meditation, and education set against the beautiful scenery of Southern California's oldest operating winery.
  • $599 ($1,200 value) for one admission to a Perfect Health Ayurvedic Lifestyles Retreat
  • Includes an Ayurvedic breakfast/lunch, a personal journal, essential oils, and more
  • Retreat held November 3–5 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Café Merlot
  • Experienced instructor is certified with the Chopra Center
  • Call (858) 592-7785 to register

Sunday JAZZ
  • Live music on the Bernardo Winery Tasting Room patio
  • Every Sunday from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Rustic/Casual Dinning room
In our Rustic/Casual Dining room you can enjoy a private event with unparalleled views of the 100+ year old Winery, as well as the Bernardo Winery's tasting room, one of the best locations to hold an event in the San Diego area. Café Merlot can accommodate intimate dinners for 20 up to 60 in our Dining Room, and 80 guests in the Vineyard Room. Events can be held outside in the lawn area of the Winery, as well as on the beautiful grounds of the Bernardo Winery. Ask about special Dinners in the Barrel Room or patio! Sit back and let our surroundings take you in and you will immediately relax and be glad you planned your special day with us.




Event Calender

Cafe Merlot up coming events calendar of activities

Hors D'oeuvres

Buffet Menu

Custom Design Menu
Cafe Merlot creates unique and bountiful events from rustic old world charm to new world contemporary.

Bernardo Winery
Take a walk into yesterday at Southern California's oldest operating winery - 116 years old!

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