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Latitude20, wine cellar of the world
A unique range of wines from more than 70 countries!
Discover a magical location, a ‘library cellar’ with more than 14,000 bottles, 800 wines from more than 70 countries across the globe, including some unexpected examples from Syria, Ethiopia, Namibia, Peru, Bali and even Tahiti.
The team of specialist sommeliers proposes you a range of excellent bottles at reasonable prices from €5 to €50, selected by a tasting committee of professionals and wine lovers with Michel Rolland, a renowned oenologist, as honorary president.
Event planner all over the year, we offer the possibility of personalized oenological tasting, meetings and tastings with the winemakers.
- From Monday to Sunday: 10:00a.m to 7:30p.m
Latitude20, the Brasserie-wine bar
A friendly and war place, ideal for a lunch, a drink or a dinner at the heart of Bordeaux.
In a contemporary design on La Cité du Vin’s ground floor, come and discover the full extent of an international wine list with a selection of dishes from around the world. Set out from Bordeaux on a journey to more than 70 countries with nearly 50 different wines by the glass and 800 bottles from France and the world.
- Open every day from 12pm to 7.30pm
Latitude20, the snack bar
Open nonstop from morning to night every day, La Cité du Vin snack bar on the ground floor invites you to come and try its gourmet creations. Eat in or take away, inside or out on the terrace next to the Garonne, for breakfast, lunch or a gourmet snack break, try our global delicacies.
- From Monday to Sunday: 10a.m to 7p.m
But why Latitude20?
Latitude conjures up voyage and discovery. And you guessed it – 20 is a reference to wine.
Did you know that the majority of vineyards across the world can be found above the 20th parallel of each hemisphere? Nevertheless, some wines (considered to be from ‘extreme vineyards’) are produced below this latitude. Across a variety of spaces, Latitude20 will highlight some of these extreme wines and invite you on a journey to more than 70 producing countries!
Access to the Latitude20 wine bar, snack bar and wine cellar is free of charge and open to all.
Latitude20 is operated by the Arom Group (run by Didier Oudin), together with Régis Deltil (Passion Vins) and Christian Messaris (Imogest).