"Throwback Thursday" - Historic Restaurant Chronicles - Vol 13
Historic Restaurant Chronicles - Vol 13
Renault Winery - Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
One of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey is a winery, resort and golf course all wrapped in one. The Renault Winery located in Egg Harbor City, New Jersey offers a gourmet restaurant, catering for banquets and weddings, and historic winery tours. According to the winery's website, in 1864, Vintnor Louis Nicholas Renault purchased land in the Egg Harbor area after devastation struck the wine industry in his homeland of France. In 1870, he introduced his New Jersey Champagne later becoming a major success.
Since coming to New Jersey, Renault Winery built the Tuscany House, a fifty room hotel housing conference facilities and Joseph's Restaurant. In 2004, the Vineyard Golf, an 18-hour championship golf course was added.