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The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards

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5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA 94550 (Concannon)
+1 925-456-2300
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Today
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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Oakdale, California
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wente restaurant is very good but very expensive. It's a nice place to finish up a day of visiting the Livermore Valley wineries. Definitely a special occasion restaurant!

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Thank 28kjones
Livermore, California, USA
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183 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu changes daily, so we always get to try something new and different. I've never had a bad meal at Wente. The service is always superb and you can't beat the location. It's a perfect location for brunch, lunch or dinner. I highly recommend.

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Thank Christina F
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113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Everyone say they have great hamburgers. But to me is only ok. The soup is good but not great. Overall all. The 4 star is not for the food is for the service and atmosphere.

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Thank winsir
Oakland, California
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141 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

After a great day on the golf course here, my friend and I were joined by our wives for a delicious dinner at the Restaurant. The menu has something for everyone and the quality is top notch. The service was great and we all thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

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Thank MauriceTheTourGuide
Monterey, CA
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

The setting is marvelous, with outside seating available in good weather, food outstanding, and pricing ok. This is one of my favoritr places in Northern California. One of only 2-3 equivalent, high end places that come to mind. Also nice is the golf course grill. Setting very nice, looking out over the greens, food is also excellent, and pricing is... More 

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ABQ, NM
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107 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I asked for recommendations from several people while I was in town and every person said "Wente is the best restaurant in town." While it was good, it was not the best. Service was attentive. The food was good, but very overpriced for what they provide. The champagne was excellent (the best I found in the Livermore Valley). You will... More 

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Ireland
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8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Wente is an excellent restaurant with some great wines. This evening I had fish which was really good, done perfectly. Service . Was excellent and prompt even though we were a large group.

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Thank westmac1901
California
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Delightful cafe and tasting room. A definite must stop when visiting the Livermore Valley. Indoor and patio dining.

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Thank Carol B
Livermore, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Restaurant at Wente is a romantic marvel in a beautiful vineyard setting. The restaurant has it's own organic garden and many of the greens come from there, making for not only delicious, but also healthy (some, not all) fare.

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Thank Jens M
Livermore, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Menu reflects what is fresh for the season. Service..Service..Service Leave your cell phone in the car and let Wente pamper you for the night. I mean it...don't even pull it out for the Food Picture that you will want to send to all your friends...Taste meets art....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA 94550
    (Concannon)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Livermore
  • Phone Number: +1 925-456-2300
Description
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?