Best Restaurants in Sonoma County
Stark's Steak and Seafood
521 Adams St, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Casually elegant with an upscale feel, Stark’s Steak & Seafood serves up classic fare with a modern approach. This unique take on a surf and turf menu features sustainable seafood, certified Angus Beef, in-house dry-aged beef, and American Kobe. The beef is hand selected by owner and executive chef Mark Stark and served à la carte. Pair off your meal with varietals from their extensive list of local and international wines. Their bar also features signature cocktails and a variety of whiskeys!
256 North Restaurant
256 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, CA 94952
A part of the Rosen family group of restaurants, 256 North carries owner Jan Rosen's signature hospitality and great food. Simply elegant and with a variety of seating options, the restaurant features a diverse menu, including their bestselling prime rib sliders, shrimp roll, and Jan's famous egg salad crostini. Drop by for dinner any day of the week and sample their day's special, complete with a generous sampling of delicious California wines!
114 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma, CA, 94952
Experience the warmth, service and outstanding Italian food that Cucina Paradiso has to offer! Consistently rated as one of the top rated restaurants in Sonoma County, and the San Francisco North Bay, the restaurant only uses the finest ingredients to prepare everything in the menu from scratch. Complete your meal with their extensive list of Italian and Sonoma County wines available!
220 Western Ave, Petaluma, CA 94952
Stockhome is a family-friendly eatery that aims to celebrate the popular cuisine found on the streets of present-day Stockholm. Serving dishes inspired by current Swedish favorites, which have heavy influences from the Middle East, as well as several classic Swedish offerings, this is the perfect place to go to if you want to experience the unique marriage of California flavors with these dishes. The casual environment also makes for a great and relaxing meal with family and friends!
Simmer Vietnamese Kitchen
299 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA 94954
This family-owned restaurant aims to offer the best in Vietnamese food at affordable prices. Offering friendly service in an unbeatable atmosphere, Simmer is the place to go if you're craving for authentic Vietnamese dishes with the comfortable feel of home!
630 Park Ct, Rohnert Park, CA 94928
This upscale casual restaurant features classic American dishes made from scratch. Enjoy their wide selection of items including fresh burgers, pastas, salads, soups and breakfast entrées. If you're craving for some good old, American dishes with an elegant twist, this is the place to be!
143 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, CA 94952
For more than 20 years, Della Fattoria has been part of Petaluma's dining scene, serving locally-sourced meats, cheeses and produce and their signature artisan bread for breakfast and lunch. The cafe is the perfect setting for a relaxed dining experience. Set with both communal and private tables, it provides a comforting atmosphere whether you are alone, with friends, or are meeting someone new. Premium ingredients make Della Fattoria's breads amazing, made with organic flour, Brittany Sea Salt, local and organic extra virgin olive oils and a natural starter instead of yeast. Their dishes also feature ingredients that are home-grown or locally sourced, grown mostly at the Weber family ranch or sourced from farmers within the area.
231 Center St, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Barndiva is a restaurant, cocktail lounge and wine bar that serves sustainably sourced food. This unique destination for elegant farm to table fine dining offers dishes straight from their farm and from local farmers and artisan producers. Fifteen years of experience has combined to give you a unique and tasteful meal, whether through their elegant dining room or the Mediterranean-inspired Gallery in Studio Barndiva right next door!
The Girl & the Fig
110 West Spain St, Sonoma, CA 95476
One of Sonoma's favorites, this quaint restaurant's rustic vibe is only the beginning of its charm. Rustic and comfortable, the girl & the fig showcases excellent French cuisine with a country twist. Savor their aperitifs and traditional cocktails while seated at the outdoor garden patio, or bring out the connoisseur in you with their award-winning Rhone-Alone winelist. Try out their most-loved cheese and charcuterie platters and expect excellent wine pairings, as this restaurant is often involved in Sonoma County wine events..
Glen Ellen Star
13648 Arnold Drive Glen Ellen, CA 95442
This American bistro serves hearty meals guaranteed to fill you up with the taste of home. Ingredients are sourced locally, and the menu features seasonal, organic ingredients that can only be described as fresh. With its casual contemporary environment, feel free to relax and enjoy your stay. Visit on a Wednesday and enjoy their Wednesday Neighborhood Night, where you can enjoy a special menu for $30 and free corkage!
1390 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA 94954
Tucked away in an unassuming strip mall, Caffe Giostra is not very easy to find. This hidden treasure in Petaluma offers deliciously prepared Italian fare with an adequate wine list and superb customer service. If you're looking at authentic Italian dishes and the comfortable feel of home, this is the place to go to!