Jilbert Winery | Family Owned Winery in Valley City, OH
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Friday 5pm to 9pm
Saturday Noon to 9pm
Sunday 1pm to 5pm
We specialize in small intimate barn setting events.
Our 1905 built post and beam can be used as a venue for your party.
- Capacity 72
Jilbert Winery is one of the area's premier wine and dine venues in the Cleveland, Ohio area, offering an intimate picturesque setting as well as an elegant country atmosphere for special events. Jilbert Winery’s beautiful banquet room provides a choice of options for entertaining parties of up to 72 guests depending on whether it is a buffet or a plated event. This dining room makes a perfect setting for intimate gatherings. Jilbert Winery’s country elegant atmosphere is the perfect complement to your special event. Whether it’s an elegant event in the country or a quiet wedding ceremony with close family and friends in front of a stone fireplace. We take pride in making every event special for our guests.
Please consider us for your next:
Bridal and Baby Shower
Wedding Ceremony only
**We no longer host wedding receptions unless they are small and do not require a DJ or dancing.
** We are happy to do wedding ceremonies.
Party Room Rentals
You can rent the loft dining hall for an approved event at the following rates
Morning or Afternoon (out by 5 pm)
$425 up to 50 guests: $450 over 50 guests up to 72
At Jilbert Winery we specialize in small intimate barn setting events. Basically, we rent the loft area for events. We have years of experience at the winery, hosting events. The loft room will seat up to 72 guests for a shower. The loft is handicap accessible.
You are responsible for all food and service. This can all be handled by your caterer or by potluck. There are a number of caterers that can provide all kinds of food. Most caterers charge by the guest count. We recommend that any new caterer visit the venue before event day so there is a clear understanding of the layout.
During your event, we will be available in the lower level for wine and beer tasting and sales. If you would like this as part of your event, you will be charged based upon the amount of wine or beer consumed by your guests. You may set a budget figure (based upon the number of bottles to serve), cash bar or open bar. We are only permitted to serve our own wine and beer. No outside alcohol is permitted to be brought into the venue.
We would require a Non-Refundable $100 deposit to “ink-in” your name on the official calendar.
Room Rental does not include use of our kitchen. You are responsible to provide all food, other non-alcoholic beverages, plates, utensils, napkins, etc. Room rental includes setup with our chairs and tables for your event. Tablecloths are not included. If pressed table linens are required, please rent them from a rental store.
Only 1 large can of garbage may be left behind for rentals.
No third party or other alcohol is permitted.
The room is handicap accessible via an outside asphalt ramp off the front door entrance
See our "policy section" for POLICIES, REGULATIONS, and RULES
Jilbert Winery and Brewery, established in 1999, is a family-owned and operated boutique winery and brewery specializing in the production of premium Ohio grape and honey-based wines and beer. Jilbert Winery and Brewery offers a variety of wines and beer reflecting the diverse palates of our customers. Experience the winery housed in days gone by historic dairy barn built-in 1905. The property also includes the historic picturesque Jilbert house built in 1913, tasting room, gift shop, and the enclosed patio. The second floor of the dairy barn was refurbished to its original glory into an intimate dining room complete with a double fireplace, chandeliers and a hanging wooden horse cart.
Prepare your palate for sips of our fine Valley City, Ohio produced wines and beer. Relax on the enclosed patio, sun room or in our refurbished century-old dairy barn.
POLICIES REVISED 2/30/21
Public Guests Visiting
At Jilbert Winery and Brewery we enjoy welcoming and hosting our returning customers and new visitors alike. To continue to provide our guests with the best wine tasting experience and the level of customer service, we have updated our policies so that your visit with us is enjoyable.
Jilbert Winery and Brewery will no longer accept large groups (9 or more) or parties in the lower (first floor) public area. Often, large groups create a negative impact on other guests due to overcrowding. Jilbert Winery and Brewery and other local wineries are not bars. We are designed to introduce guests to our wines and offer a wine and beer experience through tastings. Our goal is to offer guests a relaxed wine and beer-focused environment.
After you conclude a relaxed wine sampling, please consider moving from the tasting bar to a more comfortable location in our tasting room, patio or sunroom. This simple courtesy will allow others who are waiting to sample our wines, so they can choose a favorite and then join the fun!
For those that would like to enjoy a glass of wine after their tasting, we offer a limited amount of indoor and outdoor seating. We do not take reservations for seating.
We do not have the capability to host birthday parties, showers or other social events on the lower level. Such parties are hosted in the upper loft dining room for a fee.
Limited outside food is permitted to include picnic basket, finger food, cheese and crackers, and pizza. No chafers or crockpots are permitted. No plug-in devices. We offer a very nice appetizer menu.
Bringing in your own music for all to hear is not allowed. It disturbs the other guests.
No alcohol other than our wine and beer may be consumed anywhere on our property.
We discourage pushing tables and chairs together.
No Limo/Bus Tours unless there is a confirmed reservation.
Weekends and Holidays are busy days at the winery. Staff members are striving to serve everyone equally and ensure a quality wine experience. We appreciate your patience as you might experience a wait in line or for a place at the tasting area.
Children must be attended at all times. No running around! It disturbs the other guests. Children must be supervised and accompanied by an adult, always. This includes the tasting room, Patio and all other areas inside and out.
Only 21 and over can sit at the serving bar.
Dogs are not allowed in the tasting room or in the sun room. Dogs are allowed in outdoor seating area only and must be on a leash, always. Please clean-up any messes caused by your pet.
We are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
Cash, debit cards, MC and VISA, and American Express can be used to purchase our wines.
Policies are subject to change at our own discretion to ensure the best possible wine and beer experience for all patrons.
Please contact us with any questions.
Shower and special events Rules, Policies, and Regulations
The following is a list of rules, regulations, and policies to be upheld by CLIENT(S), including all EVENT PLANNERS and COORDINATORS and VENDORS who are involved in the planning and execution of a shower event on the premises of JILBERT WINERY.
A.) CANDLES/OPEN FLAME
Open flame is not permitted inside or outside the building.
B.) EVENT END TIME
All showers must conclude and be cleaned up before 5 PM.
No nails, screws, staples or penetrating items are to be used on the walls, floors or fireplace mantel. The only adhesive material allowed on the walls/pillars is drafting tape which will not damage surfaces. No masking tape, duct tape, electrical tape, transparent tape or double stick tape is allowed. All other decoration must be freestanding. No straw or hay bales are allowed in the building.
No glitter, rice or confetti is permitted anywhere on site, inside and outside. This includes balloons filled with confetti. Cleaning fees will be charged
Two hours total are allotted before guest arrival time for decorating.
D.) LIQUOR CONSUMPTION
JILBERT WINERY only serves wine to adults 21 and over. Third party alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
No DJs or loud music is permitted.
Smoking is not permitted inside any of the buildings
No Kitchen is available.
H.) PROPERTY DAMAGE
Damage to building and other property damage caused by your guests is your responsibility.
We will supply one large barrel for garbage. Any garbage generated above and beyond this barrel is the responsibility of the CLIENT and must be removed from the property by the CLIENT at the end of the event. Wrapping paper and burnable trash can be placed in a separate trash bag for us to burn.
The CLIENT must supply the tablecloths. The following is a tablecloth schedule chart dependent upon the number of guests attending.
K.) VENUE GUEST CAPACITY
We will accommodate up to 72 guests for a shower event.
All children must be supervised.
M.) PUBLIC ACCESS LOWER LEVEL
Our tasting room and the sun-room will be open to the public during normal operating hours Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This is considered a public level. The upper Hall is exclusively yours for your event and is considered private.
Sorry, no pets permitted other than service animals.
O.) LOST AND FOUND
Jilbert Winery will not be responsible for any personal effects and possessions left on the premises during or after your event. However, we have lost and found program. Jilbert Winery will hold recovered items for 30 days. After such time, the items will be considered abandoned. We will dispose of or donate such lost items.
P.) HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY
The hall is available to the handicap via an outside asphalt ramp. Persons requiring this ramp should use the front entrance. Just like every other guest. They should NOT use the service loading and unloading area. It is not designed for handicap access and must not be used for that purpose.
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