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Wine Time

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American, Wine Bar
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26 Lost Dutchman Dr, Chico, CA 95973-0174
+1 530-899-9250
15:00 - 23:00
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Chico, California
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107 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Nice atmosphere, good wine list. The menu consists of a lot of small plates, but many are large enough for sharing. Also some entrees that are appealing. Good service and a nice place for dining that won't totally bust the budge.

Thank enkidog
Chico ca
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a good spot of wine tasting and a few choice food plates. The Lito is very nice when the weather permits. Relaxing, well furnished, good menu. A little on the pricey side though.

Thank Llynny
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The place is beautiful! The wine delicious and food incredible! Family owned by an incredible bunch! Outdoor garden lovely!

1 Thank Molly L
Dixon, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Right next door to Hotel James this was perfect. We just walked over and had a great meal. I had the beet and garlic humus with flat bread to start and it was delicious. The steak with bacon on a bed of mashed parsnips and potato was really nice - no room for dessert!!

1 Thank 1117dogs
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

The wine is great, the small plates are to die for. But as another reviewer found, not easy to get service when a huge event is happening. Beautifully done art in an interesting building. I really enjoyed the mushroom quiches and the scalloped potato stacks. Viva la chef and wine buyer!

2 Thank Flyngsolo
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Came with the wife in wishful anticipation of beer and sustainable sustanance early afternoon. Greeted by a flock of plaid flannel 20 somethings and dumped at a table by the door. I don't think even in Portland Oregon they dress like that in 85 degree heat. Anyway. ...everyone around us was waited on even though we arrived 15 minutes before... More 

2 Thank David O
Concord, CA
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69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

I've been a few times and the service was good twice and really bad once. Usually I'd come just for some wine and an appetizer, but I thought I'd try making a meal out of my last visit. Big mistake. While the wine is nice, the food is like the service: hit or miss. We had possibly the most disinterested... More 

Thank NapaPaul
Mission Viejo, California
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Delightful wine list, awesome food and a place with incredible character - a restored pig barn transformed into a beautiful restaurant. High or low tables and a great bar make this a fun little Chico hot spot. A business associate and I enjoyed the steak rumaki and amazing mushrooms. Best part was it was a one-minute walk from the Hotel... More 

Thank ShannonI_11
Chico, California, United States
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

It's a great atmosphere to enjoy a glass of wine with friends. If you're hungry you're not going to have a meal here you're going to have a little bit of appetizer, yes it's going to be something different and yummy! It certainly won't fill you up though. The wines are delicious but the whole experience is a bit pricey... More 

Thank ChicoHomeStaging
Lucerne, Switzerland
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130 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

yes...great food and wonderful wine here !! I always had. The restaurant location is not in the downtown, but it's not different to find. For me, it's even easy because I even could walk to the restaurant... within 10 minutes. I like the atmosphere and design...at the restaurant.... I usually ordered Hummas ! and sure,...a glass of wine...

Thank NapasatkaT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Lost Dutchman Dr, Chico, CA 95973-0174
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: +1 530-899-9250

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?