Vignette Pizzeria in Sebastopol: Fantastic Wood Fired Pizza

Located in the outdoor shopping area known as The Barlow in Sebastopol, Vignette Pizzeria is a big foodie standout for me in terms of quality and unique preparation for something as ordinary as pizza. The menu here is created by Chef Mark Hopper, who worked under famed Chef Thomas Keller (French Laundry) and the work […]

Monti’s Rotisserie & Bar Restaurant in Santa Rosa

Monti’s Rotisserie & Bar Restaurant in Santa Rosa has become a local favorite over the years with their unique rotisserie style preparation to their food. Each day there is a different meat slowly roasting on the spit in the middle of the restaurant. This style is not one you often see and because of that, […]

Belly Left Coast Kitchen & Taproom in Santa Rosa

While staying in Santa Rosa, there is no shortage of great places to eat at, but if you are looking for a fun atmosphere with good, upscale pub food then look no further then Belly Left Coast Kitchen.  At only a few blocks from Russian River Brewery, you can come over here for dinner then […]

Bistro 29: French Inspried Food at one of Santa Rosa’s Best Restaurants

As far as fine dining goes in Santa Rosa, it is hard to beat the amazing Bistro 29. Located right in the heart of downtown Santa Rosa, this upscale French-inspired eatery has a quaint, warm atmosphere and it serves fantastic food ranging from mussels and buckwheat crepes to pork belly and scallops. Be sure to […]

Dierk’s Parkside Cafe In Santa Rosa

If you ask the locals where the best food in Santa Rosa is for brunch, you will no doubt here Dierk’s Parkside Cafe rank among the top. This much-loved diner is hard to beat as it takes the traditional diner options and gives them a much-needed upgrade, duck confit hash anyone? I went on my […]

Garlic City Cafe: Getting Your Garlic Fix in Gilroy

When I was at Garlic World in Gilroy off Highway 101, I asked them where I could go for lunch to get my garlic fix. I was quickly told that the Garlic City Cafe in Gilroy was where it was at. I drove the ten minutes into town and sat down to a meal of what […]

Garlic World: Home of the World’s Longest Garlic Braid in Gilroy

While driving along Highway 101, a few miles south of Gilroy, I came across a huge store called Garlic World and knew that I had to pull over and check it out. I can say that this roadside stop is pretty much everything you could want in Gilroy, with garlic stuff all over, including garlic […]

Sunflower Cafe: Great Breakfast in Sonoma Plaza

The historic Sonoma Plaza is home to some of the best food and drink spots in the area. I am a huge fan of restaurants like El Dorado Cafe and The Girl and the Fig but for breakfast, it is hard to beat the fast service and great location of Sunflower Caffe, here is all […]

The Girl and the Fig: Sonoma’s Top Eatery

The Girl and the Fig in Sonoma is one of the most popular eateries in the area and after going it is easy to see why. The restaurant has some of the best food I have had in a long time, and the atmosphere and service make it a fantastic way to have a fancy […]

El Dorado Kitchen: Fantastic Sunday Brunch in Sonoma Plaza

Located inside a historic building and hotel in the Sonoma Plaza, El Dorado Kitchen is one of the cities best eateries. Whether it is a lovely brunch or a fancy dinner, there is something for everyone in this elegant yet modern upscale restaurant. Here is all the information so you can check it out for […]