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Cindy's Backstreet Kitchen

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1327 Railroad Ave, St. Helena, CA 94574-1123 (Hunt St.)
+1 707-963-1200
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were a large party for lunch (10 People). We had a reservation and were sat promptly. Our server was very attentive and helped with our questions. Although the menu is not extensive everything we ordered was terrific. We ordered several small plates to start off with, the wine offerings were well thought out and paired well with our meals.... More 

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Thank Maocr27
birmingham AL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The restaurant is cute & the service is great. The food was not wonderful. I had the Ceaser Salad & thought it was a little bland(maybe because I told them to leave off the cayenne pepper) I also had the duck burger which was a little dry.

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Thank bevsdogs
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my kind of place to eat. Informal and very much felt like someones kitchen table. I ordered the meatloaf but their chicken and special of the day pork was fantastic. there are many fabulous places to eat in Napa but this is a very unique feel in an informal environment with excellent food and service

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Thank Clint V
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu is not very extensive, but it is well thought-out. Ingredients are fresh. The ahi tuna salad was a winner. And desserts make you stop time and just focus on the balance of flavors and textures. I highly recommend CBK.

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Thank gabriela60626
Mill Valley, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cindy's never disappoints! New menu for us...been a while...and missed some fav vegetarian choices but the adult grilled cheese was wonderfully delicious! Love the decor! That, happily has not changed! Nice mix of locals and tourists at lunch. The beautiful recycled glasses can be purchased next door at the Ace Hardware! A lovely keepsake!

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Thank Joan88
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

By the busy stream of customers in the early afternoon - this is a popular restaurant. Had the duck burger, which was fun to try and quite good (although somewhat messy to eat). My only knock is the price-to-value, as the prices seemed a bit high.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eight of us ate there on Super Bowl Sunday and despite traffic being very light, the restaurant was surprisingly crowded. We are from out of state and were told if it were a sunny (and non-superbowl) day that the line would have formed out to the street and then some. The food was very satisfying and we had a great... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had done a tour/tasting at Schramsberg and I was talking with some people who work there. They all gave rave reviews of the place. We sat outside on the tiny back patio. It was nice. The prices are good and so were the wines on their wine list. I had the duck burger which was awesome. I don't think... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly environment, superior service! Our friends had their wedding rehearsal dinner here many years ago. Lovely space, flexible wait staff, awesome duck!

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Cambridge, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cindy's has a diverse menu of fresh, local food. Their wine list is very complete, like you'd expect in the Napa Valley. Prices are average and portions are ample but not ridiculously large. Service was very good.

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1327 Railroad Ave, St. Helena, CA 94574-1123
    (Hunt St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  St. Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 707-963-1200
Description
Cindy's Backstreet Kitchen is the place to be in the Napa Valley!

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