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Food scene in St. Helena

Winery
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“Amazing chef, farm fresh food, reservations needed for indoor dining. Also great place to go for drinks and appetizers on the patio (1st come). There is also a gift shop, gardens, and coffee shop tucked away on the property. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Quaint restaurant with a romantic setting, outdoor patio and wonderful gourmet menu.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Gott's is quintessentially California. Famous for its burgers but also does a wide range of excellent dishes such as salads and fish tacos. You'll order at the counter and eat your meal on the benches in the grassy spot outback. Think quick, casual and delicious.”
  • 22 locals recommend
General College & University
“Inside the prestigious Culinary Institute, there is a wonderful culinary gift store, a really nice cafe (a local secret) that serves lunch and house made desserts, and an extensive must see corkscrew display ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“An excellent addition to the local food scene. Indulge in fresh, high quality, well executed dishes. the atmosphere could be hit or miss, but the food is notable. Recommended. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
“V. Suttui has a fabulous picnic barbecue on weekends. It can get really busy, so anticipate a long line - but so worth it! They also have a deli and gift shop, if you are visiting during the week. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Busy spot on Main Street for fresh coffee and baked goods. They have the most amazing English Muffins to bring home! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“No corkage and great American classic dishes with super fresh ingredients. Try the butterscotch pudding!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“PRESS is the Napa take on the classic steakhouse. Think big, bold and rich flavors with equally compelling wines. Not a light meal, but excellent for special occasions and meat lovers.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Contemporary design and seasonal ingredients make this restaurant swoon-worthy from the inside out. Architect Howard Backen, who also designed Ovid Winery, constructed Archetype’s dining room with comfortable sophistication in mind. Hand-crafted cocktails and fresh cuisine in a beautiful space—what more can you ask for at brunch?”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This spot is often overshadowed by its three-star cousin down in Yountville, but don't be so quick to brush it aside. Often thought of as the superior three-Michelin star experience by locals, Meadowood as a devout cult following of its own. Reservations are required and setting is formal.”
  • 11 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Luxury hotel and golf course - the restaurant great for brunch or lunch on a day trip wine tasting in Napa. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious, delicious, delicious! Excellent craft cocktails, and inspired California food. Recommended. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“One of our favorite places to go. Great pasta, pizza, and local wines. If you eat on the patio, you might see the Wine Train go by!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The best latte in town and a great place to hang out with friends or work on a laptop.”
  • 7 locals recommend