A slice of cheese heaven in the heart of wine country.
Vivant offers the Central Coast's premier cheese tasting room, featuring premium, local and imported, handcrafted artisan cheeses paired with the finest Central Coast wine and beer. We are perfectly located in historic downtown Paso Robles, California -- home to a fast-growing wine region increasingly known for its cutting-edge wine-making and diverse viticultural styles.
Visit us and give your palette an unforgettable experience!
Sit and relax on our inviting patio while you enjoy a delicious cheese plate or panini from our seasonal menu. Expand your pairing knowledge by selecting from our red or white wine pairing menu complete with a gourmet cookie pairing option, too. Stop in the shop and fill up a picnic basket with artisan crackers, olive oils and spreads to complement our vast cheese selection. We stock a wide variety of locally-produced items and kitchen wares to delight gourmets and cheese afficianados!
In a hurry? Call ahead and we can have a cheese platter or picnic box ready for you to pick up. We offer full catering services and by appointment pairings for wineries, weddings and special events.
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About Paso Robles Wine Region
Located on the beautiful Central Coast of California, the Paso Robles American Viticultural Appellation (AVA) is home to more than 200 wineries and 32,000 vineyard acres focusing on premium wine production. The distinct microclimates and diverse soils, combined with warm days and cool nights, make growing conditions ideal for producing more than 40 wine varietals from Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, to Syrah, Viognier and Roussanne, to Zinfandel, the area’s heritage wine variety.
Learn more about the Paso Robles Wine Region.