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Russian River Vineyards

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
+1 707-887-3344
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

This tasting room now serves small plates (aka appetizers) to pair with their wines. These very small plates are very expensive considering the quantity/quality of each dish. The four little boned chicken wings which were served with a few sprouts and nothing else cost $16....More

Thank SnmaGal
Reviewed 29 November 2017

So, everywhere in wine country is beautiful. But Russian River Vineyards really is as stunning as a postcard. Stopped by for a late afternoon tasting in their beautiful outdoor seating area. Loved the pinot noirs, which are all single vineyard vintages. Our bartender was incredibly...More

Thank Tori B
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We decided to come to the restaurant for dinner at the start of a wine tasting trip to the Russian River Valley, and it was a very good choice. Nice atmosphere and decor, good wine list and imaginative plus good quality food from the farm....More

Thank FermentedGrape
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We were a party of three stopping by after wine buying nearby. This was a rainy day so we elected to,sit inside. We each ordered a different sandwich...mine was a roasted chicken with Brie. Also,a,choice of salad of house made chips...the chips were so good...More

Thank Morcella
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Loved the outdoor tasting area, dog friendly, whicker chairs, sofas, organic garden, corn hole, shaded and relaxed not rushed. Wonderful sunset view. Went into the restaurant and we were seated inside, but they do have outside seating with heat lamps as well. Wonderful live jazz...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

very reminescent of Austrian heuriger! love it! organic food and regional wines with live music and knowledgeable staff

Thank kevin m
Reviewed 19 September 2017

One of the best eating establishments in Sonoma and Napa Counties. We enjoyed dinner in late August 2017, seated outside in a beautifully-landscaped garden atmosphere. Service is outstanding, informal and attentive without being intrusive. Our first courses of gazpacho soup and mussels were outstanding, the...More

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We sat outside on the patio and it was beautiful, casual and comfortable. Our food was really good, the woman singing had a great voice and added a nice touch, but our waitress was rude and inattentive. We had to open and pour our own...More

Thank yvonneandreno
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Discovered this place on a family trip. Plenty of sunny and shady lounge areas to savor your relaxed tasting. Food was outstanding. Best steak and burger I've had in quite awhile. Strip was as tender as some filets I've had! Salads and veggies were fresh...More

Thank raingirl_91
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing for lunch. Great food and a great wine list. The staff was warm and knowledgeable and was great at pairing wine to menu items. It's a bit out of the way, but that adds to its charm.

Thank Megan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
    (Ross Station)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Forestville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-887-3344
  • E-mail
Russian River Vineyards offers an unparalleled wine country experience. As one of only five winery/restaurant combinations in California, we are delighted to feature elegant and creative cuisine especially tailored to stellar wines of Russian River Vineyards. The chef creates mouth watering fare from our organic farm located on our property. While sourcing his proteins from sustainable local purveyors and out of the waters of the pacific ocean.
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