Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the pool close?

We try to keep our pool open as long as possible after Labor Day depending on the weather. Keep in mind that the pool is not heated.

Who can access the pool?

Wine club members and Villa guests are allowed access to the pool. If interested in becoming a wine club member, click here.

When does the Tasting Bar open and close?

11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

What are the restaurant hours?

Lunch is 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Dinner is 5:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m., 5:00-6:45 on Sundays.

Can I bring in food or beverages?

We require all food & beverage consumed at Chaumette be purchased from our staff. For a full dining experience, we have our Grapevine Grill restaurant. To make a reservation, please call 573-747-1000. For those who do not wish to dine at the restaurant, our lighter fare menu is available to order from before 4:00 p.m.

Do I need a reservation for the Grapevine Grill?

Although they are not required, they are highly recommended in order to decrease your wait time.

Can I sit on the deck if I am not having lunch or dinner?

Since the deck is a part of the Grapevine Grill, those tables are reserved for guests dining with us. However, you can sit at any of the open tables on the lower patio area. Those tables cannot be reserved.

How do I make a Villa reservation?

To make a reservation, call our Villa Concierge at 573-747-1000 or make a reservation online by clicking here.

What are Villa check-in and check-out times?

Check-in is at 4:00 p.m. and check-out is at 11:00 a.m. For more Villa FAQ’s, click here.

Do you have seasonal hours?

Yes, the Tasting Room and Grapevine Grill are always closed on Mondays & Tuesdays, but they are open on Wednesday for lunch only. During the months of November-March, the Tasting Room & Grapevine Grill are closed Monday-Wednesday and for dinner on Sundays.

Who do I contact if I am I bringing in a large group?

If you plan to bring a large group of people to the winery, please email us at

What are the hours of the Bequette Ribault House?

Our Bequette Ribault House, located in downtown Ste. Genevieve, is open May through October from 12 p.m.- 4 p.m.