"Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know.” - John Keats

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Our Wine Bar

We are two sisters with a passion for wines and all that goes into creating the tastes that make any average wine drinker appreciate the true depth of a great wine.

The Cellar Wine Bistro offers a variety of Red, White, and Sparkling wines. Located in the heart of Historical Downtown Lafayette, our wine bar is the perfect venue for a date night, going out with friends, or making new ones.

Whether you are a wine connoisseur looking to find that perfect bottle, or wine curious wanting to learn more, we will be able to help you have a great time with wine and delicious food.

Opening Hours

Wed-Sat: 5pm - 10pm

Brunch 1st & 3rd Sundays: 10am - 2pm

1001 Main Street
Lafayette, IN

Latest and Upcoming Events

Nov 16

Holiday Wine Tasting

Our annual Holiday Wine Tasting will be Tuesday, November 16 from 5 to 8pm.  As usual, we will offer some beautiful red, sparkling and dessert wines to taste and purchase by the bottle for all your holiday celebration and gift needs.  This is an open house style event, so come anytime during those hours.

Nov 2

Wine & Cheese Night at The Cellar

Tuesday, November 2, 6  to 7pm, is a night of fun pairings.  We will show you how well wine and cheese go together, both red and white wine!  $25/person, reservations required.  Call 765-746-6754

Oct 28

Sweet Sounds of Thursdays

The Cellar is kicking off Thursdays, 7 to 9pm, with Live Music!  Here is the lineup: 09/23 Gabrielle Elise; 10/07  Sheeza!; 10/14  Ray Rayburn; 10/21  Greg Deason; 10/28  Danny Weiss

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Meet our Wine Experts & Staff

Michelle Wise - Wine Expert

Michelle Wise

Hoosier by birth, Californian for a while by choice, Michelle is back to Lafayette bringing with her all the influences of Santa Barbara’s wine culture (and bottles).

Current favorite wine: Burgundy

Marla Milner - Wine Expert

Marla Milner

Marla brings a love of wine and an interest in food and the aesthetics of making the wine bar enjoyable to our customers.

Current favorite wine: Garganega

Ethan Wise - Wine Expert

Ethan Wise

Ethan brings back to Indiana the culinary skills he gained from his training at Santa Barbara City College’s Culinary Program in Southern California.