Sir Winston Wine Loft & Restaurant

4.2
134 Reviews
$30 and under
American
The modern Sir Winston is a new kind of restaurant for a new kind of Winston-Salem.

Utilizing a farm-to-table philosophy, we offer exquisitely prepared local food in a world-class setting for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
What 134 people are saying
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4.2based on recent ratings
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4.3
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4.2
ambience
4.1
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Noise · Moderate
89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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DanaG
Western NC
1 review
Dined 9 hours ago
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Music was entirely too loud. We were seated far away on a Sunday afternoon and had to yell to each other to be understood. Much too loud for a brunch crowd. Service was very slow but due to the current circumstances that can be understood. The server was very friendly and I noticed the host and hostess helping get food out. I would like to go back but I will check and see what the music situation is first. It was our first visit.

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
1 review
Dined 11 hours ago
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Coffee was cold. Meal was good except for an undercooked egg and a hair found in our food. Per usual right now, everything was slow. However, management made everything right even though we didn’t complain.

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vipKaki
New England
45 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

The waiter was fantastic, but the kitchen does bot know the difference in a strawberry rhubarb cobbler abs a blackberry cobbler. A, one is red to pink in color; the other is very dark almost black. B. The date is sweeter with a slight tang ( the rhubarb) and the other is more of a subtle flavor. The kitchen continues to argue the cobble was just rhubarb when we returned the dessert. Some education on what is and isn’t a fruit might help keep your staff on top of what they are cooking and serving!!

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OpenTable Diner
Charleston
2 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding. Food was great. Service was great. Prices were fair. We will go back soon.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 7, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

Went with our adult children and parents for my 53rd birthday dinner because no one else is open on Monday night on downtown. Thank you for that! However, our meal took 1 hour and 25 minutes to be served, and when served, all seven plates came out except mine. When mine came our, it was wrong. They didn’t just bring me the vegetables I asked for on a side plate, they took my plate to remove potatoes, brought it back, still without extra veggies. When I asked, they brought 2.5 strands of asparagus. Everyone else was long finished with their food. That said, my steak was good and our family said their food was good. Three stars for the food overall. Was definitely not the best experience.

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
14 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience3

We’ll never go back again

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DomR
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Hip, energetic atmosphere, excellent food, and truly special service from Amanda. If you're in Winston-Salem, you gotta try this place!

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KatieM
1 review
Dined on May 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Highly recommend the espresso martini! Everything was delicious and as always it was a great dining experience.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Server was verygood. Drinks excellent

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
6 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

A unique experience in a spacious dining area. I hope the plain decor was not because of the pandemic, but we expected more.

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Bioman
Greensboro
3 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience4

We were a party of 8. The pre fixe menu was a bit pricey for the items served. I was excited to see the Roast Leg of Lamb. Two in the party ordered this entree. Unfortunately the meat was room temperature. The presentation was very nice and the temperature of the accompaniments was very good (hot food hot, cold food cold). The remaining 6 party members all gave very good comments on their selections.
The raspberry Tiramisu was a disappointing as the lady fingers were hard and the flavor was very very very sweet.

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PhyllisG
Greensboro
3 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

I went for Mother's Day and it was a set price for each of us to eat. The price was reasonable for a three coarse meal. The food was excellent and I will eat there again. I like the valet service as well, which was free.

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DeeDee
Greensboro
6 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience5

We went for Mother’s Day. We were not told that it was a Prix Fixe menu. We stayed but it was not what we planned on. We looked at the website and it said nothing about the special menu. It just had their regular menus listed. The food was excellent and good choices of wine.

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KennyP
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time trying this restaurant and it did not disappoint. This was the only place that had a reservation available and we went there and enjoy Mother’s Day. Food was incredible, different from the normal menu but spot on. If you’re looking for a place to dine with great atmosphere and drinks this is it.

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PhilL
Raleigh
2 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved the location, great atmosphere, good variety of wine.

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OpenTable Diner
Charleston
2 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

First time eating at Sir Winston. Loved the food. I had several small plates, all great portions. I did order mini plate/ half salad, which for the price was over priced for what I received, but it was a very good salad. Husband and son ordered wings, chorizo dip and both had shrimp and grits - again they loved what they ordered; cleaned their plates! Service was friendly and quick. I’m GF and they were accommodating with my restrictions. Would like to see more GF options in the menu.

Hate we waited so long to eat there and will definitely be back.

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JBOE
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

The Wine Loft offers interesting dishes at fair prices. I would eat hear again for a casual meal, but go elsewhere for a more formal experience.

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LesleeH
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The menu was a nice surprise. We loved every lunch dish we ordered.

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vipDomoniqueK
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on April 25, 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Will visit again

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LeeP
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on April 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Definitely a top choice for brunch!! They had live entertainment and service was spot on!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
20 reviews
Dined on April 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and atmosphere

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
20 reviews
Dined on April 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place for food and drinks

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vipKaki
New England
46 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall2food2service5ambience2

The kitchen was out of several offerings. The noise was so bad we finally gave up talking except to the person next to us. The service was excellent. The focus we were able to order was so-so.

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vipMisol
Greensboro
41 reviews
Dined on April 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday. Amanda was a great waitress! Jordan stopped by our table to say hi.:)

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vipMisol
Greensboro
41 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Resurrection Day! Jordan was so nice! She was very apologetic when she had to tell us that they were out of a couple of items from the Easter Brunch Menu.

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RandyP
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall2food4service2ambience2

We had reservations at 1:45pm for a party of seven for Easter Sunday Brunch. Zach, our server was very pleasant. However, he had to come by our table at least 3 different times to inform us that some of our selections for Brunch and dessert were no longer available. I certainly don't attribute that to him, and in fact, I sensed that he was sincerely sorry for having to share that news with us. The menu indicated we could each choose from one appetizer, 2 sides and one entree, in addition to dessert. I understand they may have been overwhelmed and that some dishes might have been extremely popular to the point that they ran out. However, to have to come to our table 3 different times to inform us that they'd run out of an item was a bit frustrating. On top of that, we waited a full hour after being seated (on time) prior to receiving our appetizers. After each of us had finished our appetizers and the plates cleared, we waited another 1/2 hour for our entree & sides. Food was good, and portion sizes (especially dessert) were large. This was our first time at Sir Winston, but I don't know that we would return at $46/person for Easter Brunch, considering the lack of availability of several items after we placed our order, and the extended wait time between courses. It may have been simpler and more efficient to have been told what was available upon placing our initial order, rather than have spent so much time having to change selections after the fact.

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
2 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience2

We did Easter brunch. The ham was notable as were the varied selections on the menu. Good service. Only issue that will be prohibitive for me is the acoustics. Solid floors with no rugs and an open two-story
environment with nothing to absorb the sound makes for a loud experience. Maybe the young folks like it that way!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
20 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place for food and drinks

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sun2wine
Greensboro
4 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

While we typically love this spot for drinks/people watching, I believe the price point for food is a bit high.

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DanielC
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

everyone was awesome.food was great.pricey but spend it if ya got it.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
20 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service and food were excellent

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OpenTable Diner
Raleigh
1 review
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very accommodating with our requests and a last minute time change

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vipOpenTable Diner
Greensboro
17 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Unfortunately after our 3rd visit we will no longer return for future events. Service was subpar for the 3rd time in a row. The bacon and pimento cheese omelet, we had 2 guests order it, was cold inside because they didn't heat the contents before putting inside the omelet. Service was disappointing for the 3rd time. Apparently they rotate tables between servers instead of the server having a section of tables.... so service was inattentive every visit.

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KristenM
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience4

Very loud restaurant. Took 25 mins to get our drinks, apps came 40 mins after we ordered them (they were cold) when we asked the waitress for our check she rolled her eyes and said “you don’t want to order normal food” we then had to flag down a different waitress. We went across the street to the oyster bar and had a fantastic dinner with great service.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Richmond
20 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We arrived 5 minutes before our 8:15 reservation after parking and walking to the restaurant and the hostess told us that it would be at least a 45 minute wait. We left. What is the point of using Open Table to make reservations only to find out that the restaurant does not honor them. Open table had that there were openings at 8:15 and 8:30 and 8:45. Apparently not correct.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 4, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience3

Disappointed in service and food especially since the cost is quite high. Time to get food was extra long considering there were four tables, Luke warm temps of food, and servers lack of attention to clearing plates and just overall customer service. Very disappointing and we all have worked in the restaurant business.

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espodie
Greensboro
14 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time here and it was for date night. Why haven't we been here more!! It was delicious. Our waiter was great and on top of everything. We ordered their smoke bourbon old fashions which wasn't on the limited menu listed but was on the website. The bartender was awesome enough to make them and so glad he did. We had the octopus appetizer, shrimp and grits for me. My husband had the burger with bacon/chow-chow, pimento and berry salad. For dessert we had the berry tres-leches cake. Everything was superb and made for a great date night.

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

The staff was friendly and nice, but the restaurant was out of a beer and menu item we ordered. The waitress didn’t write down our order and when she brought our food she didn’t have my whole order and said she didn’t hear my whole order. She kindly offered to put in the rest but I said it was okay. My wife’s shrimp and greats were great. My steak was cooked great but under seasoned. The strawberry cobbler was very good. Over all the experience was okay. The price was also very acceptable.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Greensboro
11 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2021
Overall1food4service1ambience3

We came back in last night sat at the bar for 15 minutes before we were greeted or given menus the bartender Chris forgot to put our entrees in so no dinner for us. Only appetizers! But he remembered our dessert makes an excuse saying he had covid two weeks ago and that’s why he forgot to put our entrees in! Ridiculous! Bad service. Disappointed! Why tell guest that are eating at your restaurant that you had COVID?? How do you forget to put in guests entrees?? So we left hungry

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AprilA
Greensboro
4 reviews
Dined on February 19, 2021
Overall2food2service3ambience2

I was a bit disappointed in the atmosphere ... thought it was not a relaxing atmosphere- music was loud and seemed unfitting for a wine bar /restaurant. The food was not as good as we hoped. The staff was friendly and attentive- just not a restaurant that stands out as a place to frequent.

FAQs

Sir Winston Wine Loft & Restaurant offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (336) 722-0795.

Sir Winston Wine Loft & Restaurant is rated 4.2 stars by 134 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.