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The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards

5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA 94550
925.456.2300
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Ranked #2 of 179 Restaurants in Livermore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $50
Cuisines: American, French, Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Concannon
Description: The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards features ingredient-driven California wine country cuisine using sustainably and organically grown local ingredients. While the menu holds its foundation in American dishes, it is influenced by French and Italian provincial cuisine. The seasonal menu changes daily, utilizing produce from The Restaurant's on-site organic production garden. The award-winning wine list offers more than 1,000 selections, providing numerous options for wine pairings.
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Everett, Washington
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148 reviews 148 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I were just passing through from Yosemite to San Francisco. We spent the night in Livermore based on reviews for wineries. We stopped at the winery next door and decided to have dinner here for convenience. The appetizer, salad and dinner were all divine...absolutely delicious and fantastic. If we lived in the area, we would definitely be... More

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Livermore, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Wente is an amazing place. The food is very good ( try the smoked pork chop) and the service is usually very elegant. This place is known for it's wine so be sure to try either red or white. We liked the merlot and the pinot. The wait staff is almost always very classy. We have been here about 5=... More

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Livermore, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The view of the golf course in early morning even if I don't golf at this point in my life is outstanding. Food is superb. Wait staff is outstanding also. Not many people know about this place and that is fine with me. It is peaceful and serene overlooking the the course. Sun has not risen with a little chill... More

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Livermore, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I usually go early in the am. I enjoy sitting outside where it is very peaceful looking at the golf course with no one on it yet. The sun has not risen over the hill also. I bring a newspaper to read waiting for a nicely prepared breakfast and a hot cup of coffee. Meals are varied, but you have... More

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Liege
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117 reviews 117 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The terrace at Wente is a beautiful dining place, especially when the sun is setting on the neighboring hills. We had an excellent meal. The two soups, melon and tomatoes, were colorful, pretty, and tasty. The duck breast was excellent. The service is good.

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Livermore, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

You can't beat Wente's for deliciously prepared food, appetizing presentation, and excellent service.

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Fremont, CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Having had a number of excellent dinners at this restaurant, my wife and I decided to try it for a relaxed Labor day Lunch. We were more than pleasantly surprised. The menu, which changes monthly, had just the right mix of fish, fowl, meat and vegetarian dishes. All were quite unique abut, most pleasing, was the relatively reasonable prices. Couple... More

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Freshest food, best service - it's worth the drive to the countryside. In fact, it only adds to the experience!

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Livermore, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We love Wente! Over the years it keeps getting better. My husband loves the steaks, I love the pasta and salads. Nth Degree Chardonay is their best. You can't go wrong.

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Ventura
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Wente resides in a beautiful vineyard setting; the restaurant offers delicious, culinary specialties! You can't go wrong with any offering on their menu! The staff is professional, helpful, and friendly! We are always taken very good care of by their staff! One of the best!!!

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