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Wente Vineyards

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
American, Wine Bar
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5565 Tesla Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9149
+1 925-456-2450
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11:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Livermore, California
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

Photo above is of the restaurant on Arroyo Road, not of Tesla tasting.This excellent restaurant is worth the trip out "to the country". Fresh, organically grown veggies from their own garden highlights the outstanding menu. Perfect for special occasions! And on a nice evening, sit outside to enjoy the view and spot some wild turkeys - and maybe sip some... More 

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Livermore, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great atmosphere, great service, and wonderful food! The new chef is outstanding and we are seeing more and more of his dishes on the menu. The favorites are still there, but the new items are outstanding. We usually have to try 2 or 3 appetizers, and the soup is not to be missed either! Enjoy, enjoy, enjoy!

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Thank Jean_Living
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

We did both the wine tasting and had dinner at the restaurant. Both were phenomenal. The aged pork chop is definitely a must have. Service was excellent and very accommodating. Highly recommend this place.

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Thank sigmike
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We live really close in Livermore but this is the first time that we visited a winery. We visited Wente Vineyards and it was amazing! The vineyard has a golf course and The Restaurant surrounded by hills. We visited the Arroyo Road location (as they have a location at Tesla Road too). We did make a reservation for the Restaurant.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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248 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

We were initially turned away, although the place wasn't yet closed and the place was very busy still. The person in the shop area gave us such a bad attitude, even though I would have been ok with leaving if they were indeed closing, she was so rude. I used the bathroom and noticed there's a separate tasting room where... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016

Beautiful place with the best service and wines. Gifted their bottle of red to one of my friends and she loved it. Would def go there again when in Livermore next.

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Thank Tanusk10
Mountain View, CA
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

We took clients for a celebration dinner and had a fantastic experience. Very good ambiance, great service, good food. Could not have asked for anything more! Will definitely visit another day for lunch.

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Fremont, California
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94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2015

I really could leave my review at the title, and it would summarize the high point of my experience. Wente is a restaurant that is committed to high quality, locally sourced, and frankly delicious ingredients. Take my advice, and go with the pork chop. Their menu changes monthly, so it will be prepared differently depending on seasonal ingredients. Their wine... More 

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Livermore, California
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104 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Love the location! The Gardens and patio are very nice! Usually the service is spot on, but not always. The food ranges from very good to very mediocre. The deserts were not very well prepared, no one at our table was pleased with the taste of the deserts. They looked pretty, but did not taste good. I have also gone... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2015

Service was very professional. The prociutto salad with fig and the risotto were very nice. The gardens are beautiful, although the temperature outside was a little bit hot.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5565 Tesla Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9149
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Livermore
  • Phone Number: +1 925-456-2450

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