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Carpe Vino

Certificate of Excellence
American, Wine Bar
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1568 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5010 (Sacramento Street)
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Bend, Oregon
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food at Carpe Vino was absolutely amazing. Farm-fresh and seasonal. I found the serving sizes were perfect. This is a little gem of a restaurant, small and intimate serving a memorable meal. Make sure to make a reservation! The value is right on par with the quality and uniqueness of food.

Thank Jennifer E
Roseville, California
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are an older couple and we don't eat a lot, however this restaurant serves small plates and charges big rates for what you get. When the food arrived I told the waitress we ordered the dinner and not an appetizer and she said this was the dinner with a snotty tone to her voice. We were shocked and ate... More 

Thank oldblueeyes9217
Auburn, California
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is wonderful but on the pricey side for Auburn. Great selection of wines and very knowledgeable servers. Make reservations or plan to wait a long time as restaurant is very small.

Thank JulieinAuburn
Auburn, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, nice selection of dining options, and an extensive wine list. Always something new and delicious on the menu. Make sure you check out the "wine cave!" We reserved the cave for a birthday gathering which was great fun.

Thank outdoorgal55
Palm Coast, Florida
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We ordered Duck, ribs chocolate for dessert and of course wine! duck.. no very tasty???.... on the pricy side. Ribs were good... a little bit dry! Bread and Butter were good! wine excellent... we chose Stags Leap Petitte Syrah 2013.

Thank Belly99
Auburn, California
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Small restaurant, with excellent wine offering, fair pricing and okay service. Try the Bar Menu, but get there early as seating is limited and parking can be difficult to find.

Thank John I
Auburn, California
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35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a wine shop turned into a restaurant with recommended wine pairings. The wines are rather overpriced ranging from $30 to $225 per bottle. The $30 bottle was a substitute since they were out of many others and pretty low end. You can get the same ones for a fraction elsewhere. The food is off of a menu and... More 

Thank 471Green89
Auburn, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a 10. The service, food, wine, beer and atmosphere are impeccable. They keep it simple but ever changing. A real treat. And, its fun to walk around old town Auburn.

Thank Tmangle
Los Angeles
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121 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

This chef is better than many of the one star restaurants in Europe.He is amazing.Did not expect food of this quality.Very,very exciting & creative dishes.Worth the drive from LA-really! To top it off the waiter was very skilled.Rare in California.We enjoyed every bite!

Thank Joe B
Auburn, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Great food, great wine, good service, romantic ambiance. One of the best restaurants in auburn for sure. It's in a really cool building in old town.

Thank Jrchurchman1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Wine Bar
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1568 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5010
    (Sacramento Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: 530-823-0320

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?