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Goose & Gander

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1245 Spring St, St. Helena, CA 94574-2023
+1 707-967-8779
12:00 - 00:00
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's like stepping right into an English pub, lots of fun and very friendly. Super cozy feel and the bartender is excellent at cocktails.

Thank Tish151
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were celebrating a baptism and found the staff as well as food and drinks to be above expectations. This is truly a pleasant, friendly restaurant with fine food.

Thank Tony M
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127 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love a restaurant that is disguised in an old house. Love a restaurant with unique selections from both the bar and the kitchen. Love a restaurant when the food tastes even better than it sounds!

Thank Baxterbeach
Napa, California
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79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food, creative cocktails and wine served with flair. Though their burger is my go to menu item, Jay, our server, directed us to a new Brunch specialty: Fried Green Tomato BLT sandwich. Thick slices of green tomatoes dusted in semolina and flash fried; crisp outside, perfectly cooked inside, thick sliced bacon, leaf lettuce on toasted bread, aioli. What an... More 

Thank napasyrah
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1st - Come early for a cozy drink in the basement pub. "French" Mule ... My Favorite!!! (Sub St Germaine for the Vodka) Duck Fritters - Amazing! Duck Fat Fries... we Ordered 2nd Round as appetizer- Wow! The Cheese Toasts - Super Yummy! The Burgers SO Messy & Tasty ... they deliver extra napkins with them - You'll need them!... More 

Thank lovethatgifts
Gander, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a few family members for lunch to celebrate my mothers birthday. The food was great but a bit cramped. Prices are not too bad.

Thank KevHhu
Atlanta, Georgia
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183 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for lunch. The food and the atmosphere were great. It was a beautiful day and we ate outside. The meal started out perfect but somewhere between the drinks/appetizer (wings, which were delicious) and the entrees something with the service went askew. There four of us - two ordered the fried chicken sandwich, one the hamburger and one... More 

Thank DennisBTR
Dublin, California
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Ambiance is a 5. Service was quite good. Food was average or slightly above average. Far too much salt in the GG Burger. Even more in the duck fat fries which were also somewhat soggy. Maybe they have or have had better days but there are too many good spots in town for this.

Thank NYCitydude
Norfolk, Virginia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pouring rain, soaking shoes, grumpy faces. All turned around after an hour spent in the cozy basement bar at Goose & Gander. Great wine by the glasses, tremendous cheese plate, a wonderful cauliflower-three-ways dish, and a fireplace to boot. Nice, unobtrusive, and knowledgeable bartender. So glad we stumbled in.

Thank K D
Rockaway, New Jersey
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I called on Saturday around noon and made reservation for 7 an hour and a half later. When we arrived we were seated right away and it wasn't too busy, although it was a bit cold and rainy. The cocktails were delicious, I had a seasonal rosemary and pear drink with gin, my husband had one from the main drink... More 

Thank Jillian W

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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
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 Spring St, St. Helena, CA 94574-2023
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  St. Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 707-967-8779
Goose & Gander is a charming restaurant in St. Helena, located in Walter Martini's historic 1920 bungalow. Lunch & Dinner is served daily in the basement bar, the dining room, & in the garden. Goose & Gander is a wine country public house and a local favorite, as well as the perfect spot to host events up to 100 people.

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