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Addendum at Ad Hoc

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6476 Washington St, Behind Ad Hoc, Yountville, CA 94599-1294
+1 707-944-1565
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 14:00
Thu - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

My mom and I both ordered the buttermilk fried chicken and we really only needed one meal between the two of us, and we still would've had leftovers! It was so rich and delicious. I hated to waste any of it but there was no way I could've finished that meal, and I know how to throw down!

Thank Katie S
Las Vegas, Nevada
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385 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 408 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I really, really wanted to like this place but I did not. After dining at Ad Hoc on fried chicken night, I expected the same tasty chicken. It's the same meat, but you can't get a chicken breast. I even specified white meat but my box only had wings in it. Bleh. For how expensive these picnic meals are, you... More 

Thank moviegal226
Hercules, California
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Who doesn't want to eat outdoors under the cali sunshine, in the pretty Yountville scenery with a bucket of chicken. The chicken is glorious and so is the non formal setting. You can kick back with your friends pop a bottle of wine open and have some good times in the fresh open air. The sides are just ok, not... More 

Thank April A
Norfolk, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The chicken was honestly the best fried chicken I have ever had in my life! The cornbread was light and tasty. The sides were just ok, but honestly, the chicken was soooo good, I didn't even care!

Thank James C
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205 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Well worth the calories. Thomas Kellar's picnic "shack" hits the right spot. Offers only fried chicken, ribs, or pulled pork sandwich + the 2 daily sides and cornbread. I'm from the south, and the chicken was the best I've had outside the south. Crunchy, moist, and oh so yummy. My only complaint is that I'm not used to my cornbread... More 

Thank Sherry S
Brentwood, California
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were kind of bummed after we had lunch here. We were very excited to try it and were left underwhelmed. We had read the sides were ok and not great but we didn't care because we thought the chicken would make up for it. Turns out the sides are not great and neither is the chicken. The chicken was... More 

Thank Mike F
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230 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Sit at benches in the garden behind ad hoc. Chicken 10/10 everyone polished off their 3 pieces. Crisp , only one piece had chicken fat still inside the excellent crisp Rosemary exterior. Ribs 6/10 no love here. Most didn't finish Cole slaw soggy and unhappy 5/10 not up to Keller standards Corn bread 7/10 tasty but suffered sitting in try... More 

Thank Ask2416
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Honestly for the value, this is a must... Delicious fried chicken, corn bread and salad in a cute private park -like setting tucked off the Main Street. It truly is an amazing way to enjoy Thomas Keller's cuisine in a unique setting!

Thank vespa2
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

They have 2 menu items and prefix sides, so do not expect many choices. You can eat outside or take it to go and picnic at a local winery. But the food is absolutely the best. My wife and I split a fried chicken (3 pieces) and it was plenty for a lunch even though I am a big eater.... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

we missed getting fried chicken on our last trip a year ago. Made a poiint this time when traveling with friends to see if we could get some. Fortunately, you can order online and hhave it ready for you at a specific time. There's a small shack for ordering and another area set up for pickup so it can be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6476 Washington St, Behind Ad Hoc, Yountville, CA 94599-1294
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Yountville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-944-1565

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