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Carpe Vino

) #9 of 137 Restaurants in Auburn $$$$ American,
1568 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5010
+1 530-823-0320
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Wine Bar
1568 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5010
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised by special menu which was "May in Memphis" Best barbecue I have ever eaten. We thought it would be the usual "California wonderful" but the restaurant which is usually closed on Sundays decided to occasionally try something different and last night was one of...More

Thank manny8pie
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Such a weird experience today! We visited this place for the first time after wandering through the Auburn Home Show event. We walked in, sat at the bar, and looked through the wine menu. No one ever came over to greet us, or ask us...More

Thank 2Klecks
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Right in Old Town Auburn in an historic building and setting. The food is amazing, service is great and their wine list is one of the best, run by veteran wine pro, Vicki, who finds unigue wines along with the greats. You sit amongst the...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visited on a Friday night for a party of four with a reservation and it was a fantastic. Charcuterie platter for the table to share and the mustard and pate were out of this world. Everyone loved this dish. Picked veggies and a unique mustard...More

Thank Susanlynn53
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Going to Carpe Vino is a treat I reserve for a special friend who enjoys an adventure in the culinary arts. Never disappointed with the food and the service is always top notch.

Thank William L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I went with a group from work to celebrate a Colleague’s success and we had a wonderful meal. We started off with the Fresh Popcorn made with Black Truffle butter, to die for. The our server advised us that getting a bottle of wine was...More

Thank jam1015
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Wonderful food and service, three rooms lined with wine bottles which you can buy with your meal...at retail price!

Thank humanone
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We had the privilege of dining at Carpe Vino last night with neighborhood friends. We were seated in the back room which has been created out of what remains of a very, very old stone building in Old Town Auburn. The room was beautifully decorated...More

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 24 November 2016

It's the Wandering Yank here. Mrs. Yank and I wanted to treat some old friends to a good restaurant meal, and we've been meaning to try Carpe Vino for a long time (across the street from the wonderful Auburn Alehouse). It was a Saturday night,...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We love coming to carpe vino to to wine tastings in the afternoon. The have a casual and friendly bar area as well as some tasty bar snacks such as truffled popcorn, cheese boards etc. you can also pick up a bottle of wine from...More

Thank Hillary M
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Nearby Attractions
Old Town Auburn
258 reviews
.04 km away
Placer County Historical Museum
37 reviews
.11 km away
Placer County Courthouse
32 reviews
.20 km away
Bernhard Museum Complex
14 reviews
.51 km away
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Is there a banquet room for a small (under 20) dinner party?
9 September 2016|
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Response from auburncasey | Reviewed this property |
Carpe Vino has the "Wine Cave" just off the bar area that will accommodate 20 or more people. The room can be reserved for "events". They also have a new event center in a building a block from the restaurant that will... More
Carpe Vino's website says it's a 21+ restaurant. Is this a bar with food or a restaurant? I'd like to bring my teen with me.
19 July 2015|
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Response from curt z | Reviewed this property |
This is an excellent restaurant with a bar that specializes in wines. Although I would not recommend this restaurant for 12 year old and under, teens might have the pallet for the level of the foods offered here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Wine Bar
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1568 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5010
    (Sacramento Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-823-0320
  • E-mail
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