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Solano Cellars
Small Production Wine
West Coast and Worldwide
Established 1978

Solano Cellars is located in Albany, California, just north of Berkeley. For the past thirty years, we've earned a reputation for discovering emerging wineries, championing the classics and creating a unique, inclusive environment where wine is a common interest for people from all walks of life.

Many alumni of Solano Cellars have gone on to have an effect on the culture of domestic and imported wine. With a 30-year history, it is hard to find someone in Northern California who hasn't passed through our portals. The founder of Solano Cellars, Bill Easton, makes highly-regarded wines in the Sierra Foothills with his wife Jane. We encourage you to visit their winery and to sample their wines - they are excellent. We like to think that the current generation of people at Solano Cellars preserve the senses of curiosity and passion that motivated the Eastons to open Solano Cellars decades ago.

Today, Solano Cellars features an acclaimed selection of small production wines from around the world with special concentration on hard to find California wines. A welcoming wine bar is nestled away upstairs and serves a fresh, seasonal menu with artisan cheeses and salumi, paired to adventurous wine flights, high end tastings and wines by the glass. The wine bar also hosts regular wine classes, wine and food pairing dinners and visiting winemakers from all over the world.

Please visit our store when you are in the area. We can be reached by phone at 510.525.9463 or via e-mail at

Store Hours ... Wine Bar Hours
11:00am to 8:00pm ... Bar Closed
11:00am to 8:00pm ... Bar Closed
11:00am to 8:00pm ... 4:00pm to 8:00pm
New Wine Menu Begins
11:00am to 8:00pm ... 4:00pm to 8:00pm
11:00am to 8:00pm ... 4:00pm to 8:00pm
11:00am to 8:00pm ... 4:00pm to 8:00pm
12:00pm to 6:00pm ... Bar - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Half-Price Wines at the Bar (until gone)

Solano Cellars is located at 1580 Solano Avenue B, Albany, CA 94707. The Cross Street is Ordway.
Contact us by phone at 510.525.9463
or by fax transmission at 510.525.4251
For Driving Directions, Click HERE.