Aldo’s wine program has been one of the areas leaders in Hampton Roads by recognizing the wine experience as an integral part of the dining process. Guests can enjoy a fine selection of over 300 various producers by the bottle on our award winning wine list. Since 1995, Aldo’s has been recognized by Wine Spectator with the “Award of Excellence” as well accolades in Wine Enthusiast in 2007 for the success of our wine program.
The achievements are not taken lightly by the servers who pride themselves by bringing the Aldo’s wine philosophy to every table. Surpassing the guest’s expectations, bringing the attention of new wineries and products to the customer, and choosing the right wine for every occasion are a few of the ways our servers help facilitate our philosophy to the guest. With over 22 wines by the glass, countless half bottles, and plenty of magnums Aldo’s has the right bottle for any occasion.
Under the direction of Wine Director Rob Unger, level two certified Sommelier, many of California’s hidden treasures, Italian staplemarks, and wine “trail blazing” pioneers are among the countless gems on our award winning list. Here a just a few examples of what you will see on our Wine list.
Ken Wright Pinot Noir (multiple vineyards)
Mollydooker “Blue Eyed Boy” Shiraz (multiple labels)
Ladera “Howell Mountain” Cabernet Sauvignon
Plumpjack “Reserve” Chardonnay
Peter Michael “Mon Plasir” Chardonnay
Leeuwin “Art Series” Chardonnay
Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc
Mulderbosch Sauvignon Blanc
Kongsgard (multiple labels)
Domaine Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer (multiple labels)
Pegasus Bay Riesling
Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon & Special Select
Vueve Clicquot, Dom Perignon, & many more “bubblies”
Produttori Barbaresco ( multiple labels)
Marchese di Gresy Nebbiolo
Fossacole Brunello di Montalcino
Marquis Philips “9” Shiraz
Kosta Browne Pinot Noir
Sea Smoke Pinot Noir
Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon
Trespass Cabernet Sauvignon
Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon
Orin Swift “Prisoner”
Pahlmeyer “ Jayson”
Robert Foley “Claret”
Raney (multiple labels)
Bring Your Own Wine
Aldo’s Ristorante has an Award Winning Wine List with over 300 bottles specially selected for our cuisine from our sommelier Rob Unger. If you would like to bring your own special bottle to enjoy with a meal at Aldo’s please note our requests:
1. Please call Aldo’s and let us know in advance. Only customers with proper ID will be allowed to drink on the premises.
2. Our corkage fee will be $25 for standard bottles, $50 for magnums. The decanting fee is an
3. Please bring no more than 2 bottles per party. If you are booking a large private party, please
discuss this at the time of booking.
4. Some holidays may be restricted-call ahead.
Come savor our fresh seafood, mouth-watering steaks and veal dishes, homemade pastas, pizza from an Italian wood-burning oven, and delicious desserts.
Aldo’s is proud to offer our guests an extensive wine selection that has won the coveted Wine Spectator Award of Excellence since 1995. Our staff is trained to pair our wine with all of our signature dishes.