What to Eat in Napa Valley

If you love food, then you'll love Napa. And thanks to its array of award-winning restaurants, you'll have no trouble finding delectable international cuisine to pair with your incredible wine. After all, properly pairing food and wine is extremely important, especially in California wine country. But expect to spend big bucks when it comes to dining in Napa, as the majority of restaurants offer fine dining. You'll have your pick of menus, but La Toque, Morimoto Napa and Angèle are all highly regarded (and Michelin star recipients). If you're looking for something more casual that won't break the bank, Genova Delicatessen and Ravioli Factory is a great Italian option. Joining a food tour is another way to sample some of the area's top-notch cuisine at a fraction of the price.

And consider heading directly outside of Napa to some of the surrounding towns and restaurants, where you'll find equally as yummy dishes, sometimes even at lower prices. The French Laundry or Bistro Jeanty are located in Yountville and both Michelin star award-winning restaurants serving French cuisine, beloved by locals and visitors alike. While Farmstead at Long Meadows Ranch and Tra Vigne serve locally sourced dishes in neighboring St. Helena. 

Find the Best Restaurants in Napa Valley

  • #1
    Cordeiro's Steakhouse
    #1 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 221 reviewsTripadvisor (221)
    $$ | Steakhouse
    2025 Monticello Rd, Napa, CA 94558-2001
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  • #2
    Galpao Gaucho Brazilian Steakhouse
    #2 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 195 reviewsTripadvisor (195)
    $$ | Steakhouse, Brazilian
    1990 Trower Ave, Napa, CA 94558-2209
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  • #3
    Bistro Don Giovanni
    #3 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2102 reviewsTripadvisor (2102)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Mediterranean, Tuscan, Romana, Lazio, Sicilian, Central-Italian, Southern-Italian
    4110 Howard Ln, Napa, CA 94558-1324
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  • #4
    Mustards Grill
    #4 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2919 reviewsTripadvisor (2919)
    $ - $$ | American
    7399 Saint Helena Hwy, Napa, CA 94558-9726
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  • #5
    The Model Bakery
    #5 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 708 reviewsTripadvisor (708)
    $ | American, Cafe
    644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
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  • #6
    Hog Island Oyster Company
    #6 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 790 reviewsTripadvisor (790)
    $ - $$ | American, Seafood
    610 1st St Ste 22, Napa, CA 94559-2602
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  • #7
    Alexis Baking Company
    #7 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 365 reviewsTripadvisor (365)
    $ - $$ | American, Cafe
    1517 3rd St, Napa, CA 94559-2808
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  • #8
    Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant
    #8 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 228 reviewsTripadvisor (228)
    $ - $$ | Wine Bar
    Oxbow Public Market 610 First Street, Napa, CA 94559
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  • #9
    Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin’ BBQ
    #9 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1327 reviewsTripadvisor (1327)
    $ - $$ | American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Wine Bar
    975 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2620
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  • #10
    Grace's Table
    #10 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 824 reviewsTripadvisor (824)
    $ - $$ | American
    1400 2nd St, Napa, CA 94559-2824
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  • #11
    Cole's Chop House
    #11 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1508 reviewsTripadvisor (1508)
    $$ | American, Steakhouse
    1122 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-2639
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  • #12
    Sweetie Pies Bakery
    #12 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 453 reviewsTripadvisor (453)
    $ - $$ | American, Cafe
    520 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-3353
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  • #13
    Carpe Diem Wine Bar
    #13 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 609 reviewsTripadvisor (609)
    $ - $$ | American, Bar, Wine Bar
    1001 2nd St, Napa, CA 94559-3099
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  • #14
    Celadon
    #14 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1668 reviewsTripadvisor (1668)
    $$ | American
    500 Main St Ste G, Napa, CA 94559-3353
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  • #15
    Boon Fly Cafe
    #15 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 907 reviewsTripadvisor (907)
    $ - $$ | American, Cafe
    4048 Sonoma Hwy, Napa, CA 94559-9745
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  • #16
    Zuzu
    #16 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 966 reviewsTripadvisor (966)
    $ - $$ | European, Spanish
    829 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-3046
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  • #17
    Napa Valley Bistro
    #17 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 410 reviewsTripadvisor (410)
    $ - $$ | American
    975 Clinton St, Napa, CA 94559-2630
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  • #18
    The Kitchen Door
    #18 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 463 reviewsTripadvisor (463)
    $ - $$ | Contemporary
    610 1st St Suite 24, Napa, CA 94559-2602
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  • #19
    TORC
    #19 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 502 reviewsTripadvisor (502)
    $$ | American
    1140 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-2639
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  • #20
    Ristorante Allegria
    #20 of 300 Places to Eat in Napa
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1769 reviewsTripadvisor (1769)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Tuscan, Central-Italian
    1026 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2934
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