This essential list of Napa Valley restaurants maps out the most celebrated dining destinations in wine country: it goes far beyond Michelin Guide icons like the French Laundry, and covers buzzy downtown eateries with epic local wine lists, as well as the meatiest delis for picnic-worthy sandwiches ahead of a long day of sipping cabernet.
With wine country reopening and welcoming visitors this spring, many Napa restaurants have reopened for indoor and outdoor dining, but there are also plenty of takeout options that hit the spot — and the Napa standard of quality eats.
Here are 25 Napa Valley restaurants worth seeking out on your next trip to wine country.
The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules, and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here.Read More