Wines

At the Vineyard Wine Bar, food and wine make a tasteful blend

At the Vineyard Wine Bar, food and wine make a tasteful blend

One of the most appetizing-looking places along North Washington Street in the heart of Havre de Grace is the Vineyard Wine Bar. It’s even more appetizing inside, where you may easily find yourself whiling away the vintages for hours.

Launched in 2009, this establishment is clearly devoted to wine, but avoids the pretension that can emerge in oenological circles. And it’s just as devoted to culinary pursuits, which are handled with such flair that a teetotaler could have a good time there. (That the background music includes Ella Fitzgerald and other greats is one more plus for the place.)

It’s a cozy restaurant — OK, maybe a little cramped when packed. The dining-drinking...

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