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Wine Cellar Restaurant

50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
+1 408-354-4808
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fondue” (13 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved eating downstairs or outside. Both very enjoyable. Able to have a conversation when dining with friends. Good for drinks and something light or a wonderful meal.

Thank sharoth2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Wine Cellar is located in the perfect situation on the sidewalk outdoors, but well back from any traffic. Also it is, as near as all get out, in central 'Old' Los Gatos. The staff are friendly, and the food is good. We did not...More

1  Thank Silascum
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Lunch or dinner, its a great place to get together. Appetizers are some of my favorites! Friendly service.

Thank Susi S
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Love this restaurant for it's delicious items but also for ability to enjoy that meal on their patio! Most recently I had the Beet Salad which is fabulous, but everything on menu is fresh, beautifully presented and yummy!

Thank mhernandz
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This is a restaurant where you can eat downstairs in a wine cellar and have a cozy intimate dinner. You can also eat outside when the weather is good and have a wonderful brunch, lunch or dinner. The food is delicious and, parking was easy...More

Thank cmrehmeyer
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Great dinner with friends and wonderful service. Food was yummy! Parking is also easy in a great downtown area of Los Gatos, CA.

Thank bonniejhurwitz
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I have yet to have a bad experience at the Wine Cellar. It's one of my "go to" spots when I want to have lunch outside, but the seating outside is first come, first served so be sure to get there in advance. The salads...More

Thank tlclg
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Came here with the BFF for lunch. The environment was warm, cozy. It’s really a cellar. Both of us had salads, she had a Chinese chicken salad and I had the shrimp Louie. Both were very good and $15-16. The service was very good and...More

Thank marciagabby
Reviewed April 23, 2018

There were six of us celebrating a birthday. We started off with warm, wonderful bread, fondue and calamari. All were wonderful and delicious. I had the abalone salad which was perfectly cooked. The steaks were unbelievable tender. Our only disappointment was the clams which were...More

Thank JudyStacia
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Not your typical California restaurant......you get a great full meal....burger to die for....fondue appetizer mouth watering.....lamb lollipops out of this world.... Price also ok...appetizer and service excellent

Thank jhkruns
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Questions & Answers
September 12, 2018|
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Response from mhernandz | Reviewed this property |
seems like they could accommodate a rehearsal dinner. No specific dress code, than I’m aware of. But mostly I’ve attended lunch there which is casual (but not shorts, tank tops and flip flops)
March 4, 2017|
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Response from The_Loup_Garou | Reviewed this property |
I wore a jacket, but it seemed that only two others did, as well. I would typify it as "smart casual."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $75
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
    (Mullen Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-4808
  • E-mail
Tucked in a corner of historic Old Town Center, Wine Cellar has bee a Los Gatos favorite wince 1966. Dine al fresco on our award winning patio or venture downstairs for a more intimate experience of golden washed walls and candle lit booths. Choose from Cheese or Chocolate Fondue, the freshest seafood including Wild Salmon & Abalone, Chops, Pasta or Painted Hills All Natural Beef. Open daily with brunch on Sundays.
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