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Glen Ellen Inn

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$$ - $$$
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13670 Arnold Dr, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9318 (Carquinez Ave.)
+1 707-996-6409
11:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 21:00
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Los Gatos, California
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a review for the restaurant as we didn't stay on the property. The service was great and the food was really good. Great find in this little Sonoma town. We ordered cocktails including a Martini and they were made well. The food was great and underrated in my opinion. Service was great and the ambiance was a good... More 

Thank Patrick G
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We needed to be in Glen Ellen 4 consecutive weekends last summer. We tried two different places before finding the Secret Cottages at the Glen Ellen Inn our 3rd weekend. It was so superior to our other accommodations that we changed our 4th weekend so that we could stay there again. This place is special. The cottages are cozy and... More 

1 Thank Cheryl S
Denton, Texas
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286 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Since we visit Sonoma annually we have a tendency to return to the same establishments but decided to branch out this year. We are happy we did...our dinner at Glen Ellen Inn was wonderful. Steve was our server and he timed our meal perfectly from soup to dessert. We enjoyed the French Onion soup which was delicious. For my entrée... More 

Thank Joey P
Dubuque, IA
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165 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We seem to travel to Glen Ellen every year. We always stop for a great dinner at the Glen Ellen Inn. I had the onion soup as a starter. The soup was on top of my list for the onion soups I have had. I believe they incorporate red wine into the soup for a over the edge flavor. Melted... More 

Thank Goodscout
Northern CA
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A cool evening with a storm brewing, sitting on a porch overlooking a creek, twinkle lights and good conversation. ..what could be better? Their food! I had the Chile lime cilantro prawns on a bed of greens and quinoa, the salmon was moist and with a delicious bed of exotic greens and sauce. The chocolate truffles and coconut ice cream... More 

Thank flwergrl
Buffalo, New York
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had dinner with friends that we happened to be in town at same time and we got lucky to find a reservation. Super glad we did. All of our meals were awesome! Dinners we had were steak, butternut squash rav, seafood special and a kobe burger, with an oysters app. Every meal was delicious. This place will not disappoint.

Thank Rick B
Vista, California
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Some places just stand out. This is one of them. Location, atmosphere, wonderful flavorful food. I didn't plan on going here, it was spontaneous and delicious.

Thank 33rjy
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The title attempts to capture our experience - friendly staff, a relaxed yet attractive dining experience, with delicious meals! Five of us (2 US-based; 3 Germany-based) enjoyed a first evening meal at the Glen Ellen Inn in late August, 2016, and found ourselves returning again a few days later because we'd enjoyed our meals so much. Burgers, oysters, lamb meatballs,... More 

Thank deburkins
Westerly Rhode Island
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The martines were very good with a wide variety to choose. The food presentation was ok but the prices were too expensive for what was served.

Thank thevillaatwesterly
San Francisco, California
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We came here after a day at the wineries and had a great meal. We were a group of 9 and there was plenty of selection. Food was great and so was the service. no complaints from anyone.

Thank arober

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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
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13670 Arnold Dr, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9318
    (Carquinez Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Glen Ellen
  • Phone Number: +1 707-996-6409

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