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The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards

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5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9645 (Concannon)
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Oakland, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After a great day on the golf course here, my friend and I were joined by our wives for a delicious dinner at the Restaurant. The menu has something for everyone and the quality is top notch. The service was great and we all thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

Thank MauriceTheTourGuide
Monterey, CA
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting is marvelous, with outside seating available in good weather, food outstanding, and pricing ok. This is one of my favoritr places in Northern California. One of only 2-3 equivalent, high end places that come to mind. Also nice is the golf course grill. Setting very nice, looking out over the greens, food is also excellent, and pricing is... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I asked for recommendations from several people while I was in town and every person said "Wente is the best restaurant in town." While it was good, it was not the best. Service was attentive. The food was good, but very overpriced for what they provide. The champagne was excellent (the best I found in the Livermore Valley). You will... More 

Thank ABQfamilyguy
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wente is an excellent restaurant with some great wines. This evening I had fish which was really good, done perfectly. Service . Was excellent and prompt even though we were a large group.

Thank westmac1901
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Delightful cafe and tasting room. A definite must stop when visiting the Livermore Valley. Indoor and patio dining.

Thank Carol B
Livermore, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

The Restaurant at Wente is a romantic marvel in a beautiful vineyard setting. The restaurant has it's own organic garden and many of the greens come from there, making for not only delicious, but also healthy (some, not all) fare.

Thank Jens M
Livermore, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Menu reflects what is fresh for the season. Service..Service..Service Leave your cell phone in the car and let Wente pamper you for the night. I mean it...don't even pull it out for the Food Picture that you will want to send to all your friends...Taste meets art....

Thank bobwingfield
Peachtree City, Georgia
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236 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Dined here, while in town visiting relatives. First, the food is simply outstanding. From the appetizers, to the main course, to desert and coffee... they were all cooked to perfection, and quite tasty. The wine was very good. As for the service, it was friendly, professional, and attentive... yet not overbearing. The atmosphere is relaxed, and the restaurant is tastefully... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

We went to dinner at the Wente Winery Restaurant, for our anniversary and to visit with our son and his main squeeze. The setting was wonderful--outdoor on the patio, in a shaded area under the trees. The menu was somewhat limited, but the choices provided something for each of us. the service was very good, and the noise level was... More 

Thank Helen S
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Lovely environment inside and out. Great wines, solid food. A real treasure for the Tri-Valley. Always enjoy our visits.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore, CA 94550-9645
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Livermore
  • Phone Number: 925.456.2300
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?