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PRESS St. Helena

587 St. Helena Highway South, St. Helena, CA 94574
7079670550
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Ranked #5 of 42 Restaurants in St. Helena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Inglewood
Description: PRESS is the perfect wine country dining experience. PRESS features prime dry-aged beef, whole roasted chicken, and wild fish prepared on a custom wood burning grill and rotisserie. The modern farmhouse style blends with the neighboring vineyards to create a truly modern steakhouse. An award winning largely Napa Valley wine list completes the PRESS experience.
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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had a big group celebrating birthdays and had a private dining area with Nom as our waiter. He was awesome. Got a quick kitchen tour as well as a tour of the 13,000 bottle wine cellar. It was the best meal of the week. We didn't want to leave. Thanks. I'll be back!

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Valencia, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were looking forward to our dinner here based on all the outstanding reviews. But disappointed by both the service and the food. I had a lamb dish however it seemed overcomplicated and the overly trendy in style and taste. My boyfriend enjoyed his salmon but it was nothing extraordinary. The restaurant itself was very pretty inside and perhaps on... More

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Bermuda
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21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Wonderful food and a fantastic wine list featuring the best Napa has to offer. The ambiance was delightful. The service was attentive but not overly so. Probably the best crab and lobster cake I've ever had - and I've had quite a few. The lamb loin was spectacular! Particularly when paired with a Dunn Vineyards Howell Mountain cab. I can't... More

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Napa, California, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My Wife, some friends and I dined here last weekend. Always a great time and consistently great food. Get here a little early and start with a pre-dinner drink at the bar! Wonderful, and they stock many of the hard to find spirits like 209 Gin (made in San Francisco). In fact Press carried all three styles of 209! Great... More

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Columbus. Ohio
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113 reviews 113 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I was here with a large private party, so we had over-the-top service on a beautiful patio surrounded by foliage and flowers. We started with a cucumber-mint gazpacho that was light and delicious. Two of us shared a NY strip, which was tender, flavorful, and perfectly cooked. The chicken, which another couple ordered, was a whole chicken, so ask about... More

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Los Angeles, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed the complex flavors of the food and the simplicity of the menu! The roasted chicken was amazing along with onion rings and the best creamed kale I've eaten! Beautiful attentive service and a relaxing ambiance! Definitely a must in St Helena!

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We went here for my birthday and enjoyed a high quality, if expensive, steak dinner, and good wine. I did really enjoy my experience, but I wished we were not seated so close to another table on a bench seat. I don't really understand the minimalist decor in some of these high end restaurants, but I felt it was a... More

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38 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

I had read the other traveller reviews over the past few weeks and decided to see for myself. Well, I have eaten at many fine steak houses all over the world is this one does not disappoint. It is not the worlds finest, but for steak in napa valley it did not disappoint. First off, the offer two varieties of... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were so excited to try this restaurant and made reservations weeks in advance - and even responded to their request to call them back for confirmation. We were seated at a sub-par table, without being asked if we had a preference, even though the place was only half full. We had heard, from a lovely local vintner, that they... More

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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

If you are eating having a bottle of wine expect a $200 bill but it was an awesome experience. The food was great and had good company with the table next to us.

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