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The Spinster Sisters

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401 S a St, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-8518
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 14:30
Mon 08:00 - 14:30
Tue - Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went here with a group of business associates. They served us family style. Everything I tried tasted very good. The salad and the Korean style short rib were my favorites.

Thank arhageman
San Francisco, CA
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago credit card Amex Card Member Review

We stopped in to break up our drive and the food was delicious. I felt like the hostess intentionally left me standing in the doorway for 10 minutes so I would miss Happy Hour. That said, the food was delicious and the atmosphere is terrific.

Thank bschoolbound
kendallville, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! I have never seen a kitchen where the entire staff was smiling. I remarked to the sous chef about all the smiles andhecpeplued " when you know you are mKing good food and pleasing people it is very easy to smile." What a great attitude- and yes the food and service too were indeed incredible.

Thank B7837LWjimj
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

My wife absolutely loves this place. Maybe it reminds her of her city roots, but it really is a nice place to eat at. There will be a wait if your doing breakfast. The staff does the best they can in a small environment, so be kind to them. Overall it's clean. It's bright and enjoyable. Go check it out.... More 

Thank Adam R
SAN FRANCISCO, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

A local chef friend of mine recommended that I try The Spinster Sisters when I was in Santa Rosa for a conference. I tried it with a group of colleagues on a Friday night and it was beyond all expectations. The food was farm to table, creative, and delicious. Every dish was exquisite and different. The service was warm and... More 

Thank susannec406
Sebastopol, California
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Ambiance is great for brunch but pretty pricey. Small menu. The coffee is good and strong. Waffles are great, salad is great. Service is good. I like to come here with a friend or two but can get loud if there are a lot of people.

Thank Maxley
Santa Rosa, California
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142 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I have been wanting to try this restaurant for months so after dropping the kids off at school thought I would treat my husband and I to a yummy breakfast. Man what a complete disappointment. I asked the waitress what she would recommend for someone who does not eat meat and she responded I don't really eat breakfast? Really?? So... More 

Thank jfoxworthy
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is our favorite go-to place for dinner on the spur of the moment. Although they are well known for their brunch menu, we have never been for brunch. Unless you are in this out-of-the-way neighborhood for the small collection of art galleries on the next block, you would likely only be here if Spinster Sisters is your destination. The... More 

Thank 3ACDs
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

With a great neighborhood location, we weren't surprised to see the crowd. Nevertheless, we were able to get 3 seats at the counter right away. We each had a different dish. I had the lox & bagel; my husband the tostada; and my dad the Benedict. With all the healthy choices, my dad was skeptical... lol! But he said he... More 

Thank Debra E
Santa Rosa, California
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Walking in, we immediately felt welcomed. The servers were friendly and nice. The food was so good and hot. My espresso was excellent. The Apple Fritters seemed like they had just been made. I felt so at ease there walking around to look at the paintings and visiting with the chefs and servers. Be sure to check out the restroom... More 

Thank Karen D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S a St, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-8518
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: 17075287100
Located in the Arts District of Santa Rosa, The Spinster Sisters restaurant is open every day: Monday 8am-2:30pm, Tue-Thur from 8am until 9pm for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (10pm Fri/Sat dinner service). We serve Brunch on Sat-Sun from 9am until 2:30pm. American cuisine inspired by the flavors of the world, served family style in a casual, modern setting. Experience the large rectangular bar where wine country locals, wine makers and chefs meet.

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