Trip Planner:   USA  /  Illinois  /  Cobden  /  Rustle Hill Winery

Rustle Hill Winery, Cobden

3.4
#17 of 26 in Wineries in Illinois
Rustle Hill is one of the 12 Wineries on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail - the oldest association of wineries in the state of Illinois. Rustle Hill has expanded to include a full restaurant, a suite of luxury cabins for the overnight or weekend getaway, a Gallery gift shop on site, and a multi bandstand amphitheater for the musically inclined!
Using our online itinerary creator, Cobden attractions like Rustle Hill Winery can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Source
Create an itinerary including Rustle Hill Winery
map
Places to stay near Rustle Hill Winery
Rustle Hill Winery Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
82 reviews
Google
3.7
TripAdvisor
  • We have enjoyed stopping at Rustle Hill Winery as part of our Shawnee Hills Wine Trail adventures. We have consumed many glasses of wine over several years. Last weekend we pulled up to a closed build...  more »
  • We visited the Rustle Hill Winery and had terrible service. We tried to order at the bar and were told to find a place to sit and wait for a waitress. After several minutes a waitress never came to us...  more »
  • This winery has delicious sangria! The landscape is so pretty. This is the perfect spot to sit and relax. A must go!  more »
Google
  • Always enjoy my time at Rustle Hill. Wines are certainly sweet. That being said, a great location. Also, not sure why someone would rate them down just because the wines here don't match their preferred palette but here we are!
  • We only had a chance to go to the restaurant for wine tasting and pizza. The wine tasted very cheap (we like sweet, and it was nasty) and the experience of the tasting was just for the waitress/waiter to pour a little into a glass and wait for you to try and then the next. To me it felt more like a bar then a winery. There seemed to be many signs on the property for more things to do at this winery though so maybe there is more excitement in other parts of the winery. The pizza we had was pretty decent.
  • 2 reviews 1.0 star rating 4/23/2016 I tried to book Rustle Hill Winery for an event I was having, for about 30 people. I say tried, because I called their event coordinator, left a voicemail, emailed her and finally called again before I got ahold of her. This unfortunately was a sign of what was to come. She told me that we could have our event outside, in their garden area, and then we could reserve a room for $150 inside, in case it rained. When we got there, I asked about the room and was told that the garden area was $150 to use, and the inside room would be an additional $150. This was directly contradictory to what the events coordinator told me, but our agreement was verbal, so I didn't have any emails to back it up. I tried to clear this up with the manager, who was dismissive, arrogant and all-around unpleasant. He made no attempt to fix the situation, and just flatly told me I was wrong. Horrible customer service. He also did all this in front of my entire party, which was unprofessional and rude. Unfortunately we were locked into this venue, because the event had been planned for six weeks. To top it all off, the wine was sour, thin and tasted like burnt plastic. There are a lot of wineries in Southern Illinois, with better wine and competent staff. Don't waste your money on this one.
  • My wife and I just got home from a weekend getaway from Rustle Hill. We enjoyed our stay in their large cabin. We liked the food, sangria and wine. The summer festival bands on Sunday were Great. The girls taking orders and serving worked very hard and were Great, and the kitchen people were very quick to get the food out. Thanks to all who worked this busy weekend. We appreciate the hard work and will be staying again. Mike 7/18- 7/20
  • Great food. Great prices. Nice beer selection.

Plan your trip to Cobden

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Rustle Hill Winery by other users

15 days in United States BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Illinois BY A USER FROM MONTENEGRO April, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Grand Rivers BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 42 days in Illinois BY A USER FROM POLAND July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Carbondale BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 54 days in Illinois BY A USER FROM INDIA April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Elizabethtown SEE PLAN August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans