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La Gare

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208 Wilson St, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-6259 (Between 3rd & 4th Streets in Historic Railroad Square)
+1 707-528-4355
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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petaluma
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to La Gare since 1990.. Wonder why I have not written a review sooner.. The atmosphere is great, the owners wonderful and the food is absolutely excellent.., The chef -Roger- makes a wonderful salmon !! Try it and you will return.

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Thank AnniedePetaluma
Montgomery, Alabama
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91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant just seems a little tired, from the decor to the menu. However, the food was very tasty if not terribly exciting, a sort of German/French border cuisine . The beef wellington was quite good. However the dining experience harkens back to the 80s: iceberg lettuce salad, bread basket, soup, and an entree with a veggie and a starch.... More 

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Thank katnip_21f
95448
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210 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to take a chance on La Gare for my Thanksgiving dinner. I had been there many years ago. The special menu for the day featured prime rib, turkey, a vegetarian option and salmon. All meals were accompanied by a soup, salad, and dessert. Small wine list so I chose champagne. The squash soup was a small, watery portion,... More 

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Thank judithsaxs
Santa Rosa, CA
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has been our go-to place for anniversaries and birthdays since it first opened. Delicious cuisine and outstanding wine list. Great value too. Love the filet, Wellington, duck, lamb, salmon. Best crab cakes ever!!!

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Thank Judyalean
Southlake, Texas
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Gare has a nice, reasonably priced menu for the type of food. Everything was cooked perfect. The dress is "Sonoma casual" so just about anything goes! Our waiter was quirky in that we felt like he missed his attempts to be a comedian but he was very nice and knew his stuff. It was an amusing and enjoyable experience.

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Thank BobMcM
calistoga
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

We took our of town guests, and they came away very happy. They enjoy great dining and that is what we all got. Excellent food and service. Great wine list. They wished they could have stayed a few more days in order to go back. Great was how they descrided it, they want to come back soon just to go... More 

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Thank offwego20014
Eagan, Minnesota
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Had dinner here and enjoyed everything on the menu. Very few customers at the time we arrived so hope they stay full on weekends. This was a recommended spot and we'd make it a regular stop if we lived here.

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Mountain View, California
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Excellent gluten free menu - lots of choices! My husband had the pork cutlet special (not gf) and loved it. Sadly, their minestrone is not gluten free (it is at other restaurants, just by leaving out the pasta), so no soup course for me. I'd ordered my steak medium rare, it came out well done (very well done... Gray, no... More 

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Thank Valerie F
Santa Rosa, California
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We eat here once a month. I have had everything on the menu but my favorites are the snails and the fresh fish . The owner Jackie is a sweetheart. When you order an entree you also get soup and a salad. The bread is fresh and hot . The wine list is expansive and varied. The wait staff is... More 

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Thank Lisa G
Vienna, Virginia
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

My husband, daughter and I were visiting some friends in Santa Rosa who took us to La Gare. They have been going there for years and love it. Three of us ordered fish. I ordered halibut and did not like it that much. I usually love halibut, but it was thin and too watery. Our friends ordered fish and said... More 

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Thank Suzanne G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Wilson St, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-6259
    (Between 3rd & 4th Streets in Historic Railroad Square)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-528-4355

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