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Napa Valley Bistro


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

Location and contact


Cup $6.0
Bowl $9.0
House Made Bistro Soup of the Day
Buttermilk Battered Calamari
Shishito Peppers, Red Onion, Ancho Chile-Lime Aioli
Vegetarian Empanadas
Achiote Marinated Mushrooms, Black Bean Puree, Cabbage, Avocado, Tomatillo Salsa, Lime Crème Fraîche, Queso Fresco
Fresh White Seabass Cakes
Orange & Red Onion Salsa, Avocado, Corn, Wild Arugula, Mango Passion Fruit Vinaigrette
Dungeness Crab Flatbread
White Cheddar, Louis Dressing, Bacon, Wild Arugula, Parmesan Cheese
Chicken Spring Rolls
Jack Cheese, Corn, Black Beans & Cilantro, Mango-Scotch Bonnet BBQ Sauce, Jicama-Pineapple Slaw
Ahi Tuna
Sesame Crusted with Asian Slaw, Crispy Wonton, Ginger, Wasabi-Cilantro Aiol
Cajun Wild Mexican Shrimp
Chipotle, Ancho, Cayenne, Paprika, Garlic & Mustard, Focaccia Bread
Bistro Cheese Board
Selection of 4 Domestic & Imported Cheeses, Crostini, Seasonal & Dried Fruit, Marmalade, Candied Pecans
Dungeness Crab Louie
Romaine, Avocado, Asparagus, Farm Egg, Cucumber, Tomato, Radish, Bistro Dressing
Organic Roasted Red & Gold Beets
Feta, Red Onion, Pepitas, Crispy Carrots, Honey Crisp Apple Vinaigrette
Chopped Salad
Broccoli, Carrots, Goat Cheese, Farm Egg, Bacon, Avocado, Cranberries, Honey Mustard Vinaigrette
Classic Caesar
Chopped Hearts of Romaine, Garlic Croutons, Parmigiano-Reggiano
Small $11.0
Large $16.0
Sub Ahi Tuna $14.0
Lg Ahi Tuna $19.0
Sub Beer Battered Prawns $15.0
Lg Beer Battered Prawns $21.0
Chinese Chicken
Napa Cabbage, Romaine, Bell Pepper, Ginger, Almond, Sesame Dressing
Add - Scallops $9, Prawns $8, Grilled Chicken $6, Dungeness Crab $9
Sea Scallops
Basil Potato Puree, Shishito Peppers, Orange-Red Onion-Avocado Salsa, Lemon Verbena Sauce
Blue Corn Encrusted Halibut
Corn, Potato, Sweet 100, Leek & Shitake Mushroom Succotash, Lemongrass Basil Nage
Grass Fed Filet Mignon
Bacon-Green Onion Mashed Potatoes, Shallots, Grilled Asparagus, Merlot Reduction
Cabernet Braised Fallon Hills Lamb Shank
Potato Mascarpone Gnocchi, Roasted Rainbow Carrots, Artichokes
Kobe Flat Iron Steak
Heirloom & Tomato Marmalade, Wild Arugula & Sausalito Watercress, White Truffle Fries, Bordelaise
Spring Vegetable Risotto
Peas, Sweet Corn, Fava Beans, Asparagus, Spring Onions, Sky Hill Goat Cheese, Crispy Carrots
Potato Mascarpone Gnocchi
Wild Mushrooms, Artichoke, Cherry Tomato, Basil Cream Sauce, Parmesan Cheese
Garganelli Pasta
Roasted Tomato & Spring Onion Sauce, Asparagus, Corn, Herbs de Provence & Manchego Cheese
Berkshire Pork Chop
Potato & Yam Gratin, Braised Red Cabbage, Dried Cherry & Apricot Compote, Rosemary Mustard Sauce
Niman Ranch St. Louis Ribs
Tamarind-Molasses BBQ Sauce, Sweet Potato Fries, Coleslaw
Rosie Organic Fried Chicken
Dark Meat, Mashed Potatoes, Sautéed Spinach, House Made Jalapeño Cornbread, Gravy
Beer Battered Fish n' Chips
Napa Palisades Red Ale Batter, Bistro Tartar Sauce, French Fries, Coleslaw
Mac 'n' Cheese 'n' Bacon
White Cheddar, Vella Dry Jack, English Peas, Crispy Bacon
Fallon Hills Sonoma Lamb Burger
Brioche Bun, Feta, Rosemary Aioli, Potato Chips
Sweet Potato Fries
Jalapeño Cornbread
Grilled Delta Asparagus
Cheddar Mashed Potatoes
Garlic Fries
At Napa Valley Bistro we strive to meet your needs by offering great food and service while promoting our basic beliefs: local, sustainable, organic... AND AFFORDABLE! Our food is elevated bistro-style American cuisine, and our wine list compliments our menu by focusing on Napa Valley vintners.
$12 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were glad we booked because it was very busy, more or less full in fact. Our meals were well prepared and very tasty, and service was good. The only thing was it was incredibly noisy ( we couldnt hear each other speaking) and for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank NorthEastMe999
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were so pleased with our meal last year that we returned again. This time Enrique took care of us, and he was delightful. We had a 5:30 reservation, and that worked well, as several large parties arrived shortly after 6 PM and, well, the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank TwoSwimmers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here on Saturday for his birthday. Everyone was very welcoming from the gentleman who seated us to the waitres who brought our drinks and our server. Several options that appealed to my husband were served with a cream sauce,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wessenk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on the advice of friends who had been to their Sunday Brunch. Dinner was soo good! Hubby had a filet which was perfectly cooked; I had fish & chips which were crispy outside and moist inside as well as not being too...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank vtowngirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for my mom's 75th birthday and my 50th birthday. Food was good, but restaurant was rather small and we were right at the front door.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank wandogirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well not so impressed. Upon arrival at 5:45 we were the only ones there. Shortly after being seated they started vacuuming the area so no music just the noise for 5 to 10 minutes of vacuuming. Nice that there’s no cover charge for the first...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Naniepoppie123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very warm and friendly staff. Manager talked to us for at least 20 minutes about Napa. The food was excellent and the atmosphere was awesome as well.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank deezygrll
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Outstanding service, good food - extra star for free corkage on the first bottle. Can't park at the restaurant, but easy to find free parking nearby.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jmgrier
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

We have loved and gone to this restaurant so many times I can't keep count! We absolutely love it and the people that work there… This time we had Enrique as our server. My husband and I absolutely loved him! So attentive, so helpful, so...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank victorslinda
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We always tend to be on the other side of downtown Napa. Don't forget about this place....comfort quality food. The atmosphere is vibrant. Always 100% satisfaction.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Scott B
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Anne P
August 28, 2018|
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Response from jtanda17 | Reviewed this property |
I’m unsure. The restaurant is a small, intimate bistro. I didn’t see any large banquet rooms. Best to contact the restaurant directly.
Anne P
August 28, 2018|
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Response from kevinhM4161JK | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a large enough space but I’m sure it would depend on the night.
May 7, 2015|
Response from Nungs65 | Reviewed this property |
I did not notice any private rooms. The restaurant, though not small, it is not a huge restaurant either.
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