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Wine Cellar Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028 (Mullen Avenue)
+1 408-354-4808
11:30 - 20:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Sunnyvale, California
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have a small group of friends that meet for lunch several times a month and we decided to try the Wine Cellar. I have been there with my wife, but this was an all male lunch, good choice! It was a warm April day and we sat outside under the oaks, 2 had cheeseburgers and I had a grilled... More 

Thank carl w
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in Old Town Los Gatos. Great food and wine selection. Patio dining. The Cellar combo with soup, salad, and choice of crab cake, lamb lollipop, or tenderloin with peppercorn sauce is my favorite. Always have the tenderloin and it is always delicious. Highly recommend.

Thank Dotmarky
San Jose, California
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wine Cellar offers two different dining experiences. The cellar is a darkly intimate space welcoming you into its cozy atmosphere and making you think you might be in Europe. The outdoor patio is situated under large oak trees, giving a very California vibe. Food is consistently good, and often the portions are too large to finish. The wine list... More 

Thank DrSallyB
Los Gatos, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I am a local in town and frequently dine here. In Los Gatos there are so many choices but getting the bang for your buck I say Wine Cellar! Anything on there menu is great, but the Chicken Marsala is amazing. Don't forget to try the French Onion Soup. You can never go wrong with the Braised Beef or the... More 

Thank ghb3337
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127 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I had a steak with mashed potatoes along with French onion soup. Everything was very delicious. My dessert was an excellent banana sundae. The atmosphere in the "cellar" is a unique experience. Highly recommend!

Thank bjandljtravels
Cupertino, California
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We went for the first time this weekend to the Wine Cellar Restaurant for my daughter's 20th birthday. This restaurant is great in every way! The ambience is very pretty and charming, the service is great and very fast, and the food is super delicious! We couldn't decide which dish was better than the other because they were all so... More 

Thank Nicole_Gunther
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The food and service is good at the Wine Cellar. One of my favorites is the Grilled filet Mignon. The Banana Sundae is amazing for desert! We love to sit outside when it is warm enough. The inside is just a little dark. But still a nice atmosphere. The down side of eating outside is sometimes there are dogs next... More 

Thank kimt645
Phoenix, AZ
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934 reviews
472 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 450 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

When we drove into Los Gatos, the Wine Cellar Restaurant caught our eye, but then almost anything with the word “wine” does. We were basically in town to dine at Manresa, and were staying at the Toll House. We initially had reservations at Verge, but had already pretty much exhausted their menu, so moved the seating to the Wine Cellar... More 

Thank Bill_Hunt_AZ
San Francisco, California
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Four of us had a late lunch here on a Sunday afternoon. The menu is varied and we all enjoyed the meal. Service was attentive and friendly and there was a full bar for cocktails. Many of the wines by the glass are very expensive, though. We ate inside at a big booth, in an area which looks somewhat like... More 

Thank Michael B
Bucharest, Romania
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240 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I have come here many times and every time it was delicious. Today I had the short ribs and yum! I think they used to have creme brulee and I was disappointed to see they don't have it anymore, but it saved me the calories 😁

Thank nico84ro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
American, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
    (Mullen Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-4808
Tucked in a corner of historic Old Town Center, Wine Cellar has bee a Los Gatos favorite wince 1966. Dine al fresco on our award winning patio or venture downstairs for a more intimate experience of golden washed walls and candle lit booths. Choose from Cheese or Chocolate Fondue, the freshest seafood including Wild Salmon & Abalone, Chops, Pasta or Painted Hills All Natural Beef. Open daily with brunch on Sundays.

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San Mateo, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?