The Restaurant at Goodstone Earns 2016 Wine Spectator Restaurant Award

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Goodstone Inn & Restaurant in Middleburg, Virginia, has been honored for its outstanding wine program in Wine Spectator’s 2016 Restaurant Wine List Awards. The Restaurant at Goodstone has been recognized among winners from all over the world as a top destination for wine lovers, and will be highlighted in the August 2016 issue of the magazine.

In 2015, the Restaurant at Goodstone won the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. The 2016 Best of Award of Excellence honors award recipients who offer extensive selections with significant vintage depth and excellent breadth across multiple regions. 

“The Restaurant at Goodstone is honored to receive this distinguished Award of Excellence,” says Goodstone Wine Director and Sommelier Stephen Elhafdi. “Our fine wine list represents the vast and varied viticultural regions of the globe, and the many stylistic options available today.”

Drawing inspiration from its location on farmland in Middleburg, Virginia, the Restaurant at Goodstone features outstanding French farm-to-table cuisine. The award-winning restaurant uses only the finest, fresh ingredients available, sourced from the farm at Goodstone and the best purveyors in the country. Executive Chef John Leonard is well-known for his innovative seasonal menus at the restaurant, offering a perfect accompaniment to Goodstone’s excellent wine list.

For more information, contact Goodstone Inn & Restaurant at 540-687-3333.

About Goodstone Inn & Restaurant
The luxurious Goodstone Inn & Restaurant is a romantic country inn and French restaurant in the heart of Virginia’s wine and hunt country. The award-winning country inn offers 18 elegantly decorated guest rooms and suites in six individual residences restored in English and French Country decor. The acclaimed Restaurant at Goodstone provides its guests with an unparalleled fine dining experience. 

Recent Goodstone awards include TripAdvisor’s 2016 Certificate of Excellence Award; Condé Nast Johansens’ 2016 Award for Excellence Finalist in Best of Romance; OpenTable Diners’ Choice’s 2015 Top 100 Best Restaurants in America; USA Today’s 2015 Top 10 Best Romantic Inns in the USA; Forbes Travel Guide’s 2015 Recommended Restaurant; Wine Spectator’s 2016 Best of Award of Excellence and 2015 Award of Excellence; and Virginia Living Magazine’s 2016 Best Bed & Breakfasts in Virginia.


Jane Rader, Marketing Director