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The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards

5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9645
+1 925-456-2300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“pork chop” (36 reviews)
“beet salad” (13 reviews)
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5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9645
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food, great service, nice atmosphere and environment and perfect drinks! We had lunch outside, was very warm but with a pitcher of sangria we cooled the heat!

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here as part of the ticket package for the Seal concert. Overall the menu was attractive and tasty, all of us found choices we liked in the first and main courses. Service did struggle a little, which is perhaps not a surprise given...More

1  Thank swb_muir_beach
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is probably my favorite spot in Livermore. I visit frequently because family lives there. The food and service are consistently good. And, its just such a beautiful setting. Of course, the wine is amazing...especially the bubbly! Would highly recommend if you're in the area...More

Thank mwakamo
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Went there with three friends for beer and appetizers after a round of golf. We just had the flatbread, wings, and fries. the flatbread was just OK. The fries were great and the wings were not bad.

Thank Johnny S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have eaten here several times, and have always enjoyed the environment, service, and food. Favorite dish is the Double Cut Pork Chop, which is normally set on a pile of polenta, with different fruit based chutneys on top.

Thank Otterbrew
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wente's Restaurant is set in the beautiful Livermore Wine Country. Outside seating allows diners to enjoy the view. The menu is small, but the food is always excellent. The wine list is very extensive and features of course Wente wines. We often go here with...More

Thank maggiejones79
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Tables available inside the classic high ceiling bar for air conditioning or outside for the fresh air and view of the golf course, vineyards, and hills. Delicious bar menu with the best friend chicken sandwich I have ever had. Good size portions. Have tried every...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We celebrated with a special dinner our son's birthday. Read the TA Reviews and was not disappointed. Reserved online with Open Table. The service was great, not pushy, but professional. Loved the food, venue, and service! We wanted to eat outside, but it was a...More

Thank BDD_11_12
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had a party of 4 couples, one of our friends was celebrating her birthday. The waiter came around to each person to take the drinks order, which was fine, when it came to the food order the waiter stood at at one side of...More

Thank Brian Mark W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Title says it all. This experience is from several years ago, so the portion may be larger now. Nice quiet location.

Thank robertdS7993NC
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29 August 2017|
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Response from redcullen1 | Reviewed this property |
UBER is available in Livermore - and will take you anyplace you want if you are willing to pay the price. We live very close to the Wente Restaurant, - we can use UBER so that we can ALL enjoy a glass of wine with dinner... More
12 July 2017|
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Response from paige h | Reviewed this property |
They have a large area outside on the grass (the concert venue) that they use to accommodate parties etc
23 February 2017|
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Response from JenL_Wente | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, There is no specific dress code, however I would recommend California Casual or business casual, a coat is not required. As for the corkage fee, we do have an extensive wine list but if you would like to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9645
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Livermore
  • Phone Number: +1 925-456-2300
The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards features ingredient-driven California wine country cuisine using sustainably and organically grown local ingredients. While the menu holds its foundation in American dishes, it is influenced by French and Italian provincial cuisine. The seasonal menu changes daily, utilizing produce from The Restaurant's on-site organic production garden. The award-winning wine list offers more than 1,000 selections, providing numerous options for wine pairings.
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