Messina Hof Bryan

Founded on the cornerstones of family, tradition, and romance, Messina Hof Winery & Resort has held its place as a Brazos Valley staple since its start in 1977. The Tasting Room is the original building on the estate and used to be the Ursuline Academy, an all-girls school. Many original elements from the academy were preserved when constructing the Tasting Room guests enjoy today.

Guests can also enjoy:

  • Wine Flights & Weekly Specials at The Wine Bar
  • Tours & Shopping in The Tasting Room
  • Fine dining at The Vintage House Restaurant
  • Weekend getaways at The Villa Bed & Breakfast
  • Special events and festival all year long

Messina Hof Grapevine Winery is located at:
4545 Old Reliance Road
Bryan, Texas

The Tasting Room at Messina Hof Winery showcases its immense wine selection suitable for any palate. Among these award-winning wines, there is a reserve selection of ultra-premium and library wines you cannot get anywhere else. Visitors can also shop for all their wine accessories, personalized labels, gifts and apparel.


Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
10:00am - 7:00pm

Friday - Saturday
10:00am - 8:00pm

Sunday
11:00am - 6:00pm


Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving Day (November 23rd): 10am-4pm

Christmas Eve: 11am-3pm

Christmas Day: CLOSED

New Year's Eve: 11:00am-6pm

New Year's Day: CLOSED


For more information about the Tasting Room, call (979) 778-9463 ext. 223

Tour the Messina Hof Estate Winery

On each tour at Messina Hof where you will learn the history of this award-winning winery and experience a behind-the-scenes look at our property as well as the wine production facilities.

Following your tour you will be treated to unique tasting where your guide will take you through each category of wine: dry white, semi-drys, dry reds and dessert wine. You will be educated on wine techniques such as sipping, swirling and food pairing. You also get to take your wine tasting glass home with you!

If after your tour you’re not quite ready to leave, be sure to visit our gift shop and Wine Bar where you can taste our Wine on Tap and enjoy their weekly events and specials. Or, go by the Vintage House Restaurant* and try our Vineyard Cuisine™ where each dish includes Messina Hof’s award-winning wine.

*Please check online for Vintage House Restaurant Hours

All Public Tours are $15

Tour duration is 60 minutes

Monday - Friday
2:00pm, 5:30pm
Friday Only: Moonlit Tour
7:00pm ($25++*)
Saturday
11:30am, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Saturdays Only: Cellar Tour/Tank Tasting
6:30pm ($25*)
Sunday
12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:00pm

*Reservations preferred


Make your reservation online:

Go to the calendar and select your date number of guests.

Private Tours available for groups of 10 or more, please call for availability.
(979) 778-9463 ext. 234/223


Prices subject to change.

The Wine Bar at Messina Hof offers wine-on-tap, flights, and appetizers, making for an ideal after-work wind down or a cozy date night with weekly specials and happy hour pricing.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
4:00pm - 9:00pm

Friday - Saturday
11:00am - 10:00pm

Sunday
12:00pm - 7:00pm


Happy Hour
Monday - Thursday 4:00pm - 7:00pm


Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving Day (November 23rd): CLOSED

Christmas Eve: 12pm-3pm

Christmas Day: CLOSED

New Year's Eve: 11am-9pm

New Year's Day: CLOSED


For parties of 10 or more, please call ahead:

1-800-736-9463 ext 244 or 234

Sparkling

Sparkling Almond | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Sparkling Rosé | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Sparkling Brut | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Muscat Canelli Spumante | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Dry White Wines

Un-Oaked Chardonnay | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Private Reserve Blanc du Bois | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Private Reserve Chardonnay | Taste 2.50 / Glass 9 / Bottle 24

Private Reserve Viognier | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Semi-Sweet White Wines

Gewürztraminer | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Moscato | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Riesling | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Lepard Vineyard, Chenin Blanc | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Private Reserve Gewürztraminer | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Private Reserve Orange Muscat | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Semi-Sweet Red Wines

Mama Rosa Rosé | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Sophia Marie Rosé | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Beau | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Sangria | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Dry Reds

Private Reserve Pinot Noir | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Private Reserve Cabernet Franc | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Private Reserve Malbec | Taste 4 / Glass 12 / Bottle 30

Artist Series Sangiovese | Glass 8 / Bottle 21.99

Private Reserve Tempranillo | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Private Reserve Petit Verdot | Taste 4 / Glass 12 / Bottle 30

Sagrantino Reserva | Taste 4 / Glass 8 / Bottle 21.99
*VIP and Wine Club Only

Primitivo | Taste 4 / Glass 12 / Bottle 30

Red Wine Blends

Texas Hold 'Em Red | Taste 2.50 / Glass 6 / Bottle 13.99

Private Reserve Reflections of Love | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

GSM | Taste 4 / Glass 8 / Bottle 21.99

Paulo Premium Wines

Paulo Blend | Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 50

Paulo Cabernet Franc | Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 50

Paulo Merlot | Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 44

Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon | Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 44

Paulo Primitivo | Taste 6 / Glass 16 / Bottle 60

Paulo Sagrantino | Taste 6 / Glass 16 / Bottle 60

Paulo Zinfandel | Taste 6 / Glass 14 / Bottle 50

Paulo Port | Taste 6 / Glass 16 / Bottle 60

Dessert Wines

Angel, Late Harvest, Riesling | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Glory, Late Harvest, Moscato Mistella | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Orange Muscat Mistella | Taste 4 / Glass 7 / Bottle 24

Ebony Ports of Call | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Barrel Reserve Port | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Bottle 18.99

Private Reserve Papa Paulo Port Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 40

Solera Sherry Taste 4 / Glass 14 / Bottle 45

40th Anniversary Wines

40th Cabernet Sauvignon | Taste 4 / Glass 15 / Bottle 40

40th Heritage Blend | Taste 4 / Glass 15 / Bottle 40

40th Papa Paulo Porto | Taste 6 / Glass 18 / Bottle 60

Aggie Network™ Wines

Chardonnay | Taste 4 / Glass 8 / Bottle 20

Muscat Canelli | Taste 4 / Glass 8 / Bottle 20

Cabernet Sauvignon | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Bin 12 | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Midnight Yell | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Commemorative Wines

Nimitz Museum Chardonnay | Taste 4 / Glass 8 / Bottle 25

Nimitz Museum Cabernet Sauvignon | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Nimitz Museum Admiral's Reserve Dessert Red | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Bottle 25

Wine On Tap

Come and try our wines from the tap that change regularly...

White Wines | Taste 2.50 / Glass 7 / Growler* 24

Red Wines | Taste 4 / Glass 9 / Growler 28

Port Wines | Taste 6 / Glass 10 / Growler 36

*New Growlers | 10

*Growler of wine=1000mL | Bring back growler and receive a discount on next fill up.

Blend Right In

Three exceptional blend! Each with their own unique flavor profiles. | 12

  • GSM
  • Private Reflections of Love
  • Paulo Blend

You're Making Me Blush

This is a sassy trio that will have your taste buds singing. | 7.50

  • Sophia Marie Rosé
  • Beau
  • Sangria

Paulo's Pick

A selection of hand-picked grapes aged in premium oak barrels. After all, only best can be named Paulo. | 12

  • Paulo Zinfandel
  • Paulo Primitivo
  • Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon

Join the Family

You're invited to the Messina Hof table! Experience all the values we stand for: Family, Tradition and Romance! | 9

  • Riesling, Father & Son
  • Mama Rosa Rosé
  • Private Reserve Papa Paulo Port

An Aggie Tradition

Messina Hof proudly partners with The Association of Former Students™ to bring you three limited edition Aggie Network™ wines. | 12

  • Aggie Network™ Caberent Sauvignon
  • Aggie Network™ Bin 12
  • Aggie Network™ Midnight Yell

W.O.T. the Heck

We've got wine on tap! Kegs are an eco-friendly alternative to bottles that provide a fun and refreshing twist on your favorite wines. | 12

  • White Wine on Tap
  • Red Wine on Tap
  • Port on Tap

Your Port in a Storm

Messina Hof is proud to present our award-winning ports! | 12

  • Solera Sherry
  • Ebony Ports of Call
  • Paulo Port

Girls Night Out

Something you and your friends can all agree on! | 7.50

  • Lepard Vineyard Chenin Blanc
  • Moscato
  • Angel Late Harvest Riesling

Beer Drinker's Choice

Light, crisp and refreshing wines that are sure to be a thirst quencher for any day in Texas. | 7.50

  • Muscat Canelli Spumante
  • Gewürztraminer
  • Beau

The 3 "Musc"ateers

The Muscat flows with a bright zest, the Mistella, a sweeter dessert wine and the Orange Muscat to balance all three. | 12

  • Private Reserve Orange Muscat
  • Aggie Network™ Late Harvest Muscat Canelli
  • Orange Muscat Mistella

Call Me a "Cab"ernet

Experience a horizontal tasting of our Cabernets and taste various harvesting and aging techniques.| 10.50

  • Aggie Network™ Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon

Gourmet Cheeses

Select three cheeses

Mountain Gorgonzola Creamy and sliceable, with a fudgy texture and a bleu bite

Red Dragon Buttery, spicy cheese with plenty of bite

Smoked Gouda Raw cow's milk Gouda with hints of woodsy smoke

Cheddar Semi-soft yellow cheddar

Goat Creamy and delightfully tart

Manchego A sweet hard cheese with nutty flavors

Serve with gourmet crackers | 12
*Gluten-free crackers available

Serve with crackers, olives, salami, and prosciutto | 20

Appetizers

Goat Cheese Crostini | 10
Goat cheese, prosciutto, fig preserves and toasted french bread.

Hummus | 10
Our hummus is made in-house and served with pita chips


The following are only served during restaurant hours:

Panko Crusted Brie Wedge | 10
Brie wedge dredged in panko bread crumbs and lightly fried, served with Raspberry Chipotle Sauce made with Messina Hof Gewürztraminer.

Margherita Pizza | 9
Roasted garlic purée infused with Mama Rosa Rosé, roma tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil chiffonade, baked on a signature crust.

Bella Portabella | 10
Grilled portabella mushroom cap from Monterey Mushrooms, arugula tossed in soy Solera Sherry vinaigrette and garnished with Tempura battered red bell peppers and Red Dragon cheese shavings.

Tempura Fried Calamari | 12
Tender calamari crisply fried and served with a Merlot marinara

Pizza du Jour | 8
Enjoy our pizza of the day made with fresh, seasonal ingredients.

Port Fudge Sundae | 7
Vanilla Ice Cream topped with Port Fudge sauce, whipped cream, and fresh strawberries drizzled with Barrel Reserve Port

*NEW!* weekly specials

*Happy Hour is Monday-Thursday featuring $5 select glasses and Wine on Tap from 4pm-7pm*

Ask about our Tour de Wines Passport of 50 wines!

Every day is Uniform Appreciation: 10% off wine for military, policemen, firemen, first responders, nurses, and doctors

MONDAY
Mixology Monday

$5 cocktails from 4pm-9pm.

TUESDAY
Tap Tuesday

$5 glasses of Wine on Tap and 10% off growler fills (growler purchased separately).

WEDNESDAY
Chocolate Night

Treat yourself to two gourmet chocolate desserts from local chocolatier, Truman Chocolates, paired with three wines.
$12.50 per person.

THURSDAY
Aggie Night

$5 glasses of wine and 1 free taste of one of our Aggie Network wines with proof of student/faculty ID or Aggie ring.

FRIDAY
Friday Flights

20% off any themed flight on the menu