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Cafe Beaujolais


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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House Aperitif
Cremant di Limoux with House-Made Peach Syrup & Angostura Bitters
Beaujolais Negroni
Zamaro Amaro, Vittore Vermouth & a Splash of Lime
961 Ukiah Cocktail
Cremant di Limoux, Pink Grapefruit Juice, Elderflower Liqueur & Campari
Champagne Cocktail
Cremant di Limoux, Sugar Cube & Bitters
Beaujolais Kir Royale
Cremant di Limoux with Crème de Cassis & a Twist of Lemon
Riesling Punch
Dry Riesling, Zamaro Amaro & a Splash of Orange
Wild Foraged Cream of Chanterelle Mushroom Soup
Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Parsley
Miso Glazed Venison Cheeks
Crispy Polenta, New Zealand Venison Cheeks, Herbed Slaw, Crème Fraiche
Baby Gem Lettuce Salad
House Cured & Smoked Salmon, Wasabi Ranch Dressing, Shaved Cured Egg Yolk, Fried Capers, Cherry Tomatoes, Crostini
Wild Mushroom & Burrata Crostini
Locally Foraged Wild Mushrooms, Browned Butter, Tarragon & Thyme, House Made Sourdough Crostini
Local Magruder Ranch Steak Tartare
Crispy Garlic Crostini, Minced Fillet Mignon, Capers, Shallots, Shaved Manchego, Arugula Salad
Mixed Green Herbed Salad
Sliced Manchego Cheese, Garlic Button Mushrooms, Assortment of Fresh Herbs, Piquillo Pepper Dressing
Cast Iron Seared Spanish Octopus
Crispy House Made Chorizo, Crispy Fingerling Potatoes, Piquillo Pepper Puree, Lemon Confit
White Prawn Ceviche
Coconut Puree, Pineapple, Kaffir Lime Vinaigrette, Avocado, Serrano Chile, Cilantro, Cherry Tomato
Dungeness Crab Pasta
House Made Squid Ink Tagliolini, Roasted Crab Jus, Shaved Fennel, Tarragon
Pistachio Crusted Petrale Sole
Saffron Brown Rice, Golden Raisins, Pine Nuts, Piquillo Peppers, Garlic Spinach
Foraged Herb Lentil Cake
Roasted Cauliflower, Indian-Inspired Curry, Snap Peas, Root Vegetables, Crispy Kale, Citrus Raita
Local Black Cod
Wild Forest Mushroom Agnolotti, Truffle Emulsion, Roasted Baby Beets, Charred Bok Choy
Dry-Aged Liberty Duck Breast à L'orange
Crispy Chickpea Panisse, Swiss Chard, Roasted Shiitake Mushrooms, Winter Citrus Gastrique
Roasted California Half Squab
Duck Liver Pate, Broccolini Tips, Crispy Fingerling Potatoes, Crème Fraiche, Squab Jus
USDA Prime 16oz Ribeye
Local Magruder Ranch 24oz Bone-in Ribeye
8oz Prime Filet Mignon
8oz Akaushi Wagyu Flat Iron
Crispy Brussels Sprouts
Pickled Shallots, Hazelnuts, Sherry Vinaigrette
Crab Mac N Cheese
Orzo Pasta, Local Dungeness Crab, Penny Royal Cheese
Crispy Fingerling Potatoes
Crème Fraiche, Chives, Cayenne
Sautéed Wild Foraged Mushrooms
Bone Marrow Mashed Potatoes
Sautéed Garlic Spinach
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
French, International
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a delicious lunch at this charming restaurant, It’s authentic, local and fresh French-styled cusine makes us want to return again and again. Pricing was decent, considering the popularity of Mendicino, and I found their unique flafor profiles to be a delight. I can’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chadwrite
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I dined at Cafe Beaujolais 26 years ago after he proposed to me on the headlands. He really wanted to celebrate our 25 anniversary in Mendocino so dining here again was a must. We had a fabulous meal and the service was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bethmB2626XL
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went for the Monday night special (Indian curry and a Carrot pudding for $15!). The place was noisy and packed - for good reason with a dinner value like that! Returned a few nights later for a regular dinner, and were not disappointed. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TracyTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Standard California "FUFU" coastal dining, but the best around. Bistro atmosphere; interesting history; VERY fresh and local ingredients presented in a relaxed but professional manner. The wine program alone is worth the trip; good values to be had here if you know what you are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bluesman_32
Reviewed January 4, 2019

The food, service and wine selection were outstanding. I was especially happy to see a very innovative, well-balanced vegetarian/vegan option on the menu. Oftentimes farm-to-table restaurants focus so much on serving whole foods and vegetables in meat dishes but typically put little thought into vegetarian/vegan...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I are on vacation from the UK and were recommended Cafe Beaujolais by the owners of our B&B. More expensive than most, this is actually fine dining at very reasonable prices. The food was fantastic. We shared a meat and cheese platter...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

Very good food and presentation. Creative blends of flavors. Great service and overall a great lunch.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank poipu67
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Really amazing to find such great cuisine this far north in Mendocino, even with a little room for improvement. Fish dish/w ethereal ravioli, Octopus w/chorizo, and duck breast we're all perfect. Bread with flax seeds(?) was delicious. We had a mushroom soup which was good,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank swg126
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

I recently went here for dinner on my girlfriend’s birthday. The food is outstanding and the service is just as good. Excellent experience. Highly recommended for couples special occasions.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marc T
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

The food was very delicious! The foie gras was unforgettable! The service staff was also very accommodating. We'll come back here someday!

Date of visit: November 2018
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January 2, 2017|
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Response from dandt65 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know the owners. We had a great meal in comfortable setting.
August 23, 2016|
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Response from edwardTiburon | Reviewed this property |
There use to be during summer and fall. No idea what they offer now. Call them !!
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August 15, 2016|
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Response from Chuck D | Reviewed this property |
To all who responded: Thank you. I really love the Tripadvisor community and rely heavily on the site when we travel. Check the Cafe Beaujolais reviews at the end of September and I will comment on our dinner.
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