If your tummy is rumbling on your way to Navarro Vineyards or after stopping by, here are some of our favorite spots to stop and grab a quick bite or to sit down, relax and enjoy the ambiance while experiencing some scrumptious food. If you forget your picnic goodies, we now have a deli case right in Navarro’s tasting room and you are welcome to picnic under our grape arbour or on our deck.
Albion River Inn, 3790 N Hwy 1, Albion, 800-479-7944 http://www.albionriverinn.com/ Sumptuous fare, in a warm environment with breathtaking views. Featuring an award-winning wine list and full bar (including over 100 Scotches). Exquisite appetizers!
Mon - Fri 5:30pm - 9:00pm, Sat - Sun 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Ledford House, 3000 N Hwy 1, Albion, (707)937-0282 http://www.ledfordhouse.com Absolute delectable dining experience, friendly atmosphere with breathtaking views featuring a Mediterranean influenced menu with hints of Asian and Latin flavors grounded by California style. Sundays a special three course set menu is offered displaying the culinary excellence that is so apparent at the Ledford House.
Hours: Wed - Sun 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Boont Berry Farm Store, 13981 Hwy 128, Boonville, (707)895-3576 https://www.facebook.com/BoontBerry Our own organic market with fresh produce and health conscious lunch items. Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm Monday-Sat. and Sunday 12:00-6:00pm
Boonville General Store, 17810 B Farrer Ln (off Hwy 128), Boonville, (707)895-9477 A friendly atmosphere that truly portrays Boonville’s bucolic nature, serving upscale deli items including cheeses, meats, pizzas, soup, and salads.
Lauren's Café, 14211 Hwy 128, Boonville, (707)895-3869 http://www.laurensgoodfood.com Serving from an extensive international menu, Lauren’s has something for everybody, cuisine ranging from American to Asian and everything in between. On occasion they will feature live music and dancing during the moonlight hours.
Hours: Tues - Sat 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Pennyroyal Farm , 14930 Hwy 128, Boonville, (707)895-2410 or (800)956-8909 https://www.pennyroyalfarm.com/ In addition to samples of their Estate Grown Wines Pennyroyal Farm offers daily specials, charcuterie plates and samples of their award winning farmstead cheeses. Their deli case is filled with house made pickles, baguette sandwiches and other tasty items perfect for picnics and nibbles.
Redwood Café Drive-in, 13980 Hwy 128, Boonville, 707-895-3441 The Redwood Drive-In is a popular stop for coffee, breakfast, and a bit of local Boonville banter. Lunch time offers hamburgers with all the fixings, milkshakes, fries and in the summer--a full salad bar.
Table 128, 14040 Hwy 128, Boonville, (707)895-2210 http://www.boonvillehotel.com Located in the heart of Boonville inspired by whim and season, the restaurant at The Boonville Hotel serves family style, prix fixe meals that delight and satisfy.
Hours: Thurs - Mon 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Limited hours during winter months.
Bridget Dolan's Pub, 5910 S Hwy 1, Elk, (707)877-3422 http://www.griffinn.com/pub.htm Pass some time at this beloved Irish Pub in the heart of Elk and you’ll feel like you’re back in the “Old Country.” Featuring a hearty menu with ribs, fish, and their famous bangers and mash, Dolan’s also fits the bill for simply sipping on a pint of Guinness and engaging in a “bit o’ the Blarney.”
Hours: Fri - Tues 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Queenie's Roadhouse Cafe, 6061 S Highway 1, Elk, (707)877-3285 http://www.queeniesroadhousecafe.com The service is friendly, good portions of food, bottomless cups of coffee, and views out the front window of bluffs overlooking the ocean.
Hours: Thur.- Mon. 8:00am - 3:00pm
D’Aurelio’s, 438 S Franklin St, Fort Bragg, (707)964-4227 Fort Bragg’s family oriented pizza place, a popular spot to grab a pie and watch a game. Homemade breads and pizzas set this pizzeria apart from the competition. They offer calzones, pasta, and other Italian dishes as well.
Hours: Mon - Sun 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Headlands Coffee House, 120 E Laurel St, Fort Bragg, (707)964-1987 http://www.headlandscoffeehouse.com/us.html Headlands Coffee House is the local hang out spot. They have great food, nightly live entertainment, art exhibits, cafe menu, beer, wine, desserts, Belgian waffles, unique gifts, espresso drinks and great conversation.
Hours: Sun - Thur 7:00am - 10:00pm, Fri - Sat 7:00am - 11:00pm
Luna Trattoria, 223 N Franklin, Fort Bragg, CA 95437, 707-962-3093 http://lunatrattoria.org/ Straight from Italy this wonderful family owned restaurant has wonderful homemade pasta dishes that will keep you coming back.
North Coast Brewery, 444 N Main St, Fort Bragg, (707)964-3400 http://www.northcoastbrewing.com Old Rasputin, Red Seal Ale, and Scrimshaw are some of the brews that North Coast is so well known for. The Tap room and Grill is Ft. Bragg’s watering hole where these beers can be enjoyed while dining on traditional American pub food.
Hours: Wed - Sun 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Skunk Train, Foot of Laurel Street, Fort Bragg, (707)964-6371 http://www.skunktrain.com/ Come ride the SKUNK in its natural habitat. Forty miles of railroad run through majestic redwood forests, scenic mountain meadows, and over 30 trestles bridging the pristine mountain waters of Northern California.
The Cliff House, 1011 S Main St, Fort Bragg, (707)961-0255 http://fortbraggcliffhouse.com/ The Cliff House is known for their seafood, steak, and pasta dishes. They have a full bar as well as a beautiful ocean view to go with your meal.
Hours: Mon – Thur 4:00pm – 8:00pm, Fri – Sun 4:00pm – 9:00pm
The Wharf, 32260 N Harbor Dr, Fort Bragg, (707)964-4283 http://www.wharf-restaurant.com The Wharf, located on Noyo harbor, is open everyday for lunch and dinner. Serving a traditional American menu of seafood and sandwiches, much of the fish served is caught directly with the Wharf’s own fishing boat.
Hours: Mon - Sun 11:00am - 4:00pm, 4:30pm - 9:30pm
Viraporn's Thai Cafe, 16810 Ocean Dr, Fort Bragg, (707) 962-0717 Viraporn's is a superb Thai restaurant. The flavors are fresh and clean, and when you ask for your food to be seriously spicy, Viraporn delivers.
Hours: Wed - Mon 11:30am - 2:30pm, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Angelina's Bar & Grill, 400 S Main St, Fort Bragg, (707) 964-1700 Angelina's Bar and Grill has food the whole family will enjoy. Authentic Mexican, hamburgers, salads and vegetarian meals. Delicious Breakfast as well.
Cucina Verona 124 E. Laurel St. 707-964-6844 http://cucinaverona.com/ Italian food with a lot of zip. Joe prepares a classic selection of Italian fare, including seafood, pasta, gnocchi, insalata, pizzettas, and more, served in a bright dining room. Great wine selection and live music on the weekends.
Anchor Bay Thai, 35517 HWY 1, Gualala, (707) 884-4141 http://anchorbaythai.com/our-tradition-of-recipes-and-cuisine/ Our Tradition of Recipes and Cuisine
The Anchor Bay Thai Kitchen will be closed from February 10 and reopen March 18, 2014. We greatly appreciate your business and very much look forward to serving you soon!
Kwan and Jay (Owner and Chef) have traveled thailand extensively searching for the best tasting they could find. Their menu is a blend of what they consider the true taste of thai food. They strive to keep with tradition choosing the best possible ingredients and sauces made in thailand. Cooking is a passion for Kwan and Jay, they hope you enjoy their creations!.
Sea Ranch Lodge, 1659 Sea Walk Dr, The Sea Ranch, (707)785-2371 http://www.searanchlodge.com/ Every table in the restaurant is the best seat in the house, all with a spectacular panoramic view of the Pacific coast line. A fusion of culinary experience, Pennsylvania Dutch cooking, and the many rewards that the California coast can produce creates a delightfully unique dining menu.
Hours: 7 days
Breakfast: 8:00am - 10:30am
Lunch: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Dinner: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
St. Orres Restaurant, 36601 Hwy 1, Gualala, (707)884-3335 http://www.saintorres.com/ A surreal site of enchantment, St. Orres is designed of Russian architecture to commemorate the history of the north coast. The past thirty years chef/co-owner Rosemary Campiformio has created and mastered cuisine using native edibles; chanterelles, huckleberries, and roses to name a few.
Hours: Mon - Sun 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Trinks, 39140 S Highway 1, Gualala, (707) 884-1713 http://trinkscafe.com/ Trinks is a family owned business started by Kathleen “Trink” Woodward as a dessert and coffee shop in 2003. It has grown to play an essential role in the coastal town of Gualala, offering full breakfast and lunch menus daily, gourmet dinners three nights a week, and custom catering.
The friendly, informal atmosphere at Trinks is treasured by locals and visitors alike. It is where you go to meet friends, sip an espresso or cappuccino, pick up a snack for your backpack, have breakfast, lunch, or dinner—or simply treat yourself to one of Trinks’ legendary desserts and the breathtaking ocean view.
Heritage House, 5200 N Highway 1 · Little River, (707) 202-9000 http://www.heritagehouseresort.com/ Perched high above the roaring Pacific on 37 acres of oceanfront cliffs filled with windswept cypress and towering eucalyptus trees, The Heritage House Resort is known as the most stunning natural setting on the California coast. Local farm-to-fork cuisine in our 5200 Bistro and Lounge will indulge your senses and revive your spirit.
Little River Inn, 7751 N Hwy 1, Little River, (707)937-5942 http://www.littleriverinn.com Champagne breakfasts and Olallieberry dreams are just a few of the splendors that are offered in the mornings at Little River. In the evening hours an American style cuisine with a Mayan influence is offered to tempt your taste. Ole’s Whale Watch bar is a great spot to wet your whistle; they are open nightly and all day Sunday for a chance to sample their infamous Bloody Marys.
Hours: Mon - Fri 7:30am - 9:30am, Sat - Sun 7:30am - 12:00pm, Mon - Fri 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Wild Fish, 7750 N Hwy 1, Little River, (707) 937-3055 http://www.wild-fish.com/ Wild Fish is an intimate seaside fish restaurant with artisan food, an imaginative menu and only the finest Anderson Valley wines. Local fish in season only, never frozen.
Hours: Tues - Sun 5:00pm - 9:00pm
955 Ukiah St, Mendocino, (707)937-1955 http://www.955restaurant.com Family-owned and operated, 955 Ukiah has been serving on the Mendocino coast since 1987. Extensive menu specializing in seafood.
Hours: Wed - Sun 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Café Beaujolais, 961 Ukiah St, Mendocino, (707)937-5614 http://www.cafebeaujolais.com/ Come and enjoy all organic produce, farm raised free-range meats, local ocean fresh fish, and fresh baked breads right from their own Brickery. The dining room is surrounded with a large garden filled with roses, edible flowers, and other unusual vegetation.
Hours: Mon - Sun 5:45pm - 9:00pm
Flow, Main St, Mendocino, (707) 937-3350 http://www.mendoflow.com/ Breakfast/lunch from 8am-5pm
Small plates dinner (tapas style) from 5pm-11
We are located upstairs at the watertower on Main st. Mendocino.
We feature a full bar with many local wines and beer
along side arguably one of the best views in the world!
Frankie's, 44951 Ukiah St, Mendocino, (707)937-2436 http://www.frankiesmendocino.com/ Frankie’s is family owned and run, serving pizza, falafels and locally made ice cream. They use organic, sustainable and locally grown produce when available. You can also enjoy espresso drinks, tea, beer or wine with live music and free high speed wireless internet.
Hours: Sun – Wed 11:00am – 8:00pm, Thur 11:00am – 9:00pm
MacCallum House, 45020 Albion, Mendocino, (707)937-5763 http://www.maccallumhouse.com A truly gourmet dining experience, all menu items are prepared directly in the kitchen. Hand rolled pasta; fresh baked bread, succulently smoked meats and some of the most delicious deserts on the coast are a few of the delicacies created at the Mac House.
Mon - Fri 8:00am - 10:00am, Sat - Sun 8:30am - 11:00am, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Mendocino Café, 10451 Lansing St, Mendocino, (707)937-2422 http://www.mendocinocafe.com A trendy Mediterranean style café with a Thai influence. Set in downtown Mendocino, emphasizing fresh seasonal produce; a wonderful place for lunch with an outside deck and a beautifully landscaped garden.
Hours: 11:00am - 4:00pm, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Mendocino Hotel, 45080 Main St, Mendocino, 800-548-0513 http://www.mendocinohotel.com The Mendocino Hotel offers three different options for culinary prowess. The Garden Room is a prime spot for lunch serving locally influenced American style food. Belly up to the uniquely carved antique bar for a drink or to order from their classic Bistro menu. The Victorian Dining Room provides an intimate dining experience presenting California cuisine, showcasing the splendors of the Mendocino coast. Hours: Mon - Sun, 8:00am - 11:30am, 11:30am - 2:30pm, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Patterson’s Pub, 10485 Lansing St, Mendocino, (707)937-4782 http://www.pattersonspub.com A favorite local sports pub, serving traditional pub food, featuring twelve brews on tap, Anderson Valley wines, and a variety of whiskies that cover the gamete from Irish whiskey to Kentucky Bourbon. Patterson’s is equipped with six TV’s and only five tables so don’t be bashful, pull up a chair, a pint of Guinness and let the good times roll.
Hours: 7 days 10:00am - Midnight.
Dining: 11:00am - 9:30pm
Ravens’ Restaurant, 44850 Comptche-Ukiah Rd, Mendocino, (707)937-5615 http://www.stanfordinn.com A completely vegetarian restaurant: showcasing produce and herbs directly from their own Big River Nursery, a California Certified Organic Garden. Acclaimed Chef Barry Horton designs an extensive menu that changes with the availability of organic ingredients, creating international cuisine to tempt even the most experienced culinarian. Every week a special three course vegan meal is offered presenting soup or salad, entrée, and dessert for $34.95.
Hours: 7 days
Breakfast: 7:30am - 11:00am
Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Trillium Cafe, 10390 Kasten St, Mendocino, CA 95460, (707) 937-3200 http://trilliummendocino.com/ Trillium Cafe's style is modern California cuisine, kept as close to farm-to-table as possible. They use many locally-sourced, organic ingredients, with an ever-changing, seasonal menu. Hours: Lunch: Daily from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, Dinner: Daily from 5:30 pm – 9 pm
Pier Chowder House and Tap Room, 790 Port Rd, Point Arena, (707)882-3400 http://www.thepierchowderhouse.com/ Pier Chowder House and Tap Room is a local favorite and offers pub grub at its best. They have a huge selection of beer on tap to enjoy on the patio while watching the sun go down. Don’t forget to try the fish and chips; they’re crisped to perfection.
Hours: Mon – Sun 11:00am – 8:00pm
Rollerville Cafe, 22900 S Hwy 1, Point Arena, (707)882-2077 Rollerville Café is a small family-run restaurant, and is an awesome place to eat. The service is super friendly, the food is great and so is the fare. Expect your belly to be full when you leave because the portions are huge.
Hours: Sun – Thur 8:00am – 2:00pm, Fri – Sat 8:00am – 7:30pm
Oco Time, 111 West Church St, Ukiah, (707)462-2422 http://ocotime.com/ California Japanese Cuisine
The "oco" is a marvelous savory egg, noodle and veggie, meat or seafood dish that is incredibly satisfying. The sushi is fresh, and the many veggie options are appreciated.
Lunch: Tue - Fri 11:30am - 2:00pm
Dinner: Mon - Thu 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Fri - Sat 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Patrona, 130 W Standley, Ukiah, (707)462-9181 http://www.patronarestaurant.com The husband and wife team that is the heart of Patrona are Bridget Harrington and Craig Strattman. Their creativity, vision and love of food and wine are what make Patrona such a special place to dine.
Thai Dish, 801 N State St, Ukiah, (707)462-0238 Thai Dish has an elegant atmosphere. They use only fresh vegetables and have a well represented wine list. They offer imported and domestic beer, patio dining, and take out.
Crush, 1180 Airport Park Blvd, Ukiah, (707) 463-0700 http://ukiahcrush.com/about-us Welcome to Ukiah Crush Steakhouse and Bar, a restaurant beyond any local experience offering a unique combination of the traditional and contemporary.
Specializing in traditional Italian flavors mixed with fresh local seasonal ingredients. This creates a vibrant menu of dishes that embrace the energy and atmosphere of the restaurant. Savor the fusion of market fresh foods to a wine list of over 100 selections. Including many local favorites, guaranteed to meet the most discriminating palate.
Abruzzi Ristorante, 780 7th St, Arcata, (707)826-2345 http://www.abruzziarcata.com/ Abruzzi Ristorante uses local organic produce and is famous for their Italian pastas, sauces and desserts; all prepared from scratch.
Hours: Mon - Sun 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Bayfront Restaurant, 1 F St, Eureka, (707)443-7489 The Bayfront has a wonderful view and location. The sushi is very good and reasonably priced and the apple salad is great. The menu is awesome because you can have sushi and Italian food in one sitting. Who wouldn't want Sushi and Italian?
Hours: Mon – Sun 11:00am – 9:30pm
Brick & Fire Bistro, 1630 F St, Eureka, (707)268-8959 http://www.brickandfirebistro.com/ The menu at Brick and Fire Bistro runs from rustic casual to redefined Italian favorites with a blend of Mediterranean tradition and fresh local harvest. They offer seasonal salads, fire-roasted polenta lasagna, seafood-stuffed calamari, slow-roasted osso bucco, and of course woodfired pizza.
Hours: Mon Wed Thur 11:30am – 8:30pm, Fri 11:30am – 9:00pm, Sat 5:00pm – 9:00pm, Sun 5:00pm – 8:30pm
Flavor Bistro, 96 Old Courthouse Square, Santa Rosa, (707)573-9600 http://www.flavorbistro.com/index.php Flavor Bistro is focused on sustainable-organic agriculture from local farmers. They offer the best in the market place at the people’s prices. All of Flavor’s meat and poultry are organic or antibiotic and hormone free. The cuisine of Flavor is available in two sizes enabling the diner to create their own experience.
Hours: Mon – Thur 11:00am - 10:00pm, Fri 11:00am - 11:00pm, Breakfast Sat – Sun 8:00am - 2:00pm
Folie Douce, 1551 G Street, Arcata, (707)822-1042 The menu at Folie Douce is small and changes with the seasons. The dishes are often made with organic ingredients found at the local farmer's market.
Hours: Tues – Sat 5:30pm – 10:00pm
Hotel Ivanhoe, 315 Main St, Ferndale, (707)786-9000 http://www.ivanhoe-hotel.com/index.html Hotel Ivanhoe specializes in Old Italian family recipes such as Chicken Cacciatore, Gnocchi and Saffron Risotto. Other favorites are Ravioli Pesto, Seafood Fettuccini, and Scampi. Hotel Ivanhoe has become a place to catch up on old times, celebrate special occasions and reminisce.
Hours: Wed – Sun 5:00pm – 9:00pm
La Trattoria, 30 Sunnybrae Center, Arcata, (707)822-6101 http://www.latrattoriaarcata.com/ La Trattoria is an Italian restaurant that uses seasonal local and organic produce. The menu changes frequently so you won’t find a nightly menu on their website. They also recycle, reuse and compost which allows them to fill less than one 32 gallon trash can per week.
Hours: Thur – Sun 5:30pm – 9:00pm
Mazzotti's, 773 8th St, Arcata, (707)822-1900 http://www.mazzottis.com/arcata.html Mazzotti's is an Italian restaurant with a warm and inviting atmosphere. Not only is the food is outstanding, but they also offer live music while you enjoy it.
Hours: Mon – Thur 11:30am – 9:30pm, Fri 11:30am – 10:00pm, Sat 12:00pm – 10:00pm, Sun 12:00pm – 9:30pm
Benbow Inn, 445 Lake Benbow Drive, Garberville, (707) 923-2124 http://www.benbowinn.com/dining/evening-dining Extraordinary Food & Wine
Only the best locally grown produce (some from our hotel gardens), freshest seafood and choicest meats are brought to our kitchen. Our Chef's sure hand guides our culinary team as they prepare each day's selections. We also offer an award-winning wine list, which features some of the best wines from California, the Northwest, and a sampling from Europe.
Kobe Seafood, 1300 Market St, Redding (530) 244-1440 http://koberedding.net/ Kobe Steak & Seafood located in the Gateway building at Shasta and Market streets.
Kobe Steak & Seafood’s menu will fuse teppanyaki-style Japanese cuisine, and Thai and Korean food. It will be open daily at 11 a.m. for lunch and dinner. Lunches will start at $8, while dinner items will range from $12.95 to $36 for lobster. The restaurant also will feature about 24 varieties of wine and beer.
Saw Shop Bistro, 3825 Main St, Kelseyville, (707) 278-0129 http://www.sawshopbistro.com/ The Saw Shop Gallery Bistro, opened in 2001, quickly becoming one of Lake County's finest and most unique dining destinations. We proudly feature Lake County wines and are a huge supporter of locally grown produce, goods and services. We believe investing in our community is the best part of our business and strive to uphold the highest standards and quality.
Open Tuesday-Saturday @ 3 P.M.
Sea Grill, 316 E St., Old Town, Eureka, 707-443-7187 http://humboldtdining.com/sea-grill/ HOURS: LUNCH, TUES-FRI 11AM-2PM
DINNER, MON-SAT 5-9PM
The Sea Grill, housed in lovely Victorian quarters in Old Town, is the winner of the Eureka Times-Standard Reader’s Choice Award for Best Seafood Restaurant in Humboldt County for the last 17 years.
The Ingomar Club, 143 M Street, Eureka. http://ingomar.org/history-club.html The Ingomar Club serves a dual mission of the restoration and preservation of the unique historical building and grounds of the Carson Mansion, while providing fine dining and social experiences for its members.
Trinidad Bay Eatery, 607 Parker St, Trinidad (707) 677-3777 http://www.trinidadeatery.com/ Cozy cafe with a hardy array of bountiful breakfasts, scrumptious lunches, and specialty dinner dishes.