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R+D Kitchen


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Local favorite in the heart of Napa Valley. Be sure to try our versions of classic American dishes like the Reubenesque Sandwich, the Chicken and Spinach Salad, and our Three-Layer Carrot Cake with toasted walnuts and mascapone icing. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
$13 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Sushi
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Over the last couple of years I have become a real fan of R+D Kitchen. A dozen visits later, it remains a staple when I'm doing business in the valley or entertaining guests. Food is beautifully prepared and presented. The menu is is inventive, but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to make a same day reservation for dinner and were immediately greeted and taken to our table upon arrival. We were famished from a full day of wine tasting and our delightful server, Julia, made sure we promptly received a plate of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kairlotta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

R+D is located in a little shopping area right off Highway 29 in Yountville. The server was so warm and helpful, and the food was excellent as well. They have a large dining room and outdoor seating for the warmer months. The fried chicken sandwich...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not all fried chicken sandwiches are the same! These guys at this location... nail it! Love the setting in Napa. Our waitress was a delight. Kale chicken salad on point. Filet mignon beyond and the Fried chicken sandwich... da bomb. I know you come here...More

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

I was excited to try R-D Kitchen, as I missed this eatery on my last visit to Yountville. The restaurant is very convenient off Highway 29. And upon entering you see there's a large well-lit patio with a Ferrari of seating arrangements. There's also a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank travelingranmaFresno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the salmon poke and the shrimp and macademia sushi roll and I'm so glad we induldged in the hot fudge sundae for dessert! We visited in February but I can only imagine how beautiful the terrace would be in warm weather!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jenny K
Reviewed February 14, 2019

First time dining here, my wife and I were surprised at the busy luncheon crowd on an off-season Tuesday in February. After perusing the menu and ordering their chicken BLT and carnitas plate, and viewing their extensive wine list, we were converts. Good food, good...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed our meal so much that we came back another night. Great food and atmosphere. Service was excellent as well.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jjd990
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

A friend visiting from out of town and I were meandering through Yountville this past weekend and decided to stop for a later lunch in Yountville. Luck guided us to an open parking spot at R +D Kitchen. I had been before. My friend had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jmmyers2015
Reviewed February 5, 2019

I was in charge of making reservations. Not realizing that R+D has a sister restaurant in Newport Beach, I made reservations here. Of course my SoCal friends were fully aware. At first I was disappointed as the goal was to try new places. But we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Sriram R
April 19, 2015|
Response from Laura B | Property representative |
Hi Shaka637, Dogs are welcome on the patio at R+D Kitchen in Yountville, and a selection of items from our menu are available to those dining outside. Laura Biel R+D Kitchen
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