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CIA at Copia

500 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2642
+1 707-967-2500
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Too High Expectations

I was very excited about this CIA eatery. I had been blown away by a visit to a casual restaurant... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Enjoy enjoy enjoy

Ate Sunday lunch here upon arrival in Napa. Does not disappoint. We sat at the bar and watched as... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
oakville ON
via mobile
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CIA at Copia (The Culinary Institute of America ) is a food and wine lover's dream! Located in the Oxbow District in downtown Napa, the CIA at Copia provides an array of food and wine experiences to visitors and locals, alike. Here's your fun "to do" list: The Restaurant at CIA Copia offers an uncommon experience. Chefs-inspired by global flavors and fresh ingredients-bring their creations directly from the kitchen to your table to choose from and share. Our curated selection of wines, beer, and craft cocktails elevate the flavors of each dish. Come eat, drink, and enjoy time with friends! Currently open for dinner six days a week. See website for hours, reservations, and menus. The Store at CIA Copia, our on-site lifestyle retail store, offers high-end linens, pottery created by local artists, cook- and bakeware, items for the home and garden, books, knives, glassware, and so much more. You may also catch an occasional book signing by a famous author in the store. Open seven days a w
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 11 min
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
500 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2642
+1 707-967-2500
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very excited about this CIA eatery. I had been blown away by a visit to a casual restaurant at CIA, New York. The grounds and school are stunning. The mussels and cod were very good. The accompanying veggies okay. When the vinegar braised...More

Thank bahiadreaming
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Ate Sunday lunch here upon arrival in Napa. Does not disappoint. We sat at the bar and watched as the food was prepared. First no problem with my soy allergy. Next food was delicious and interesting. I had the brunch. Started with mimosa and strawberry...More

Thank jackie075
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A charming chef lead us through three delicious recipes with tastings and wine pairing. The class room was bright and with two large TV screens very easy to see every step of the food preparation. The chef had an easy manner and answered all the...More

Thank gajanshe
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoy uncommon experience in wine valley. Chefs inspired by global flavors and fresh ingredients bring their creations directly from the kitchen to your table to choose.

Thank hkfoodiejoy
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Enjoyed a great meal here with friends. We had the heirloom tomatoes with burrata and basil - delicious appetizer! The fig salad was yummy- very light! I also had the steak which was perfectly cooked. We also shared the chocolate chip trifle with burnt caramel--it...More

Thank Vince B
Reviewed 30 September 2017

I really and truly want to like this place. I'm a local who has been waiting for this venue to be reinvented. Visually, they have done an amazing job; the room is beautiful, they have added a bar, and spruced up the really beautiful outdoor...More

Thank Travel-Guy-415
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

And, so much more this grand complex has to offer!! The Restaurant at Copia, CIA Cooking Classes/demonstrations, Wine Tasting, special events, music, Artisan gift shop, gorgeous grounds, Museum! Another great Napa treasure! First, we were delighted to see that CIA has joined forces with Copia!...More

Thank Barbie120
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice business venue. Very quick service with great attitude even when over run! Very good food and wonderful facilities.

Thank TASunde
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Enjoyed a very good meal here. Menu was diverse and interesting enough that all in our group found something they liked. Wait staff was efficient and seemed to know their stuff. Vegetable gardens outside made for a nice post-meal stroll.

Thank fishquest
Reviewed 4 September 2017

They use the freshest ingredients available and combine them in such a way that the flavors, aromas, textures, and symphony of tastes bring out the best in each other. We walked their gardens and saw all their beautiful fresh produce, herbs and even fruit bearing...More

Thank Janscience
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