I have been keeping a log for the past 30 plus years of my best “1st bites” of food ever. Until tonight I was at 10. Tonight I added #11. Braised veal cheeks. Epic and decadent come to mind. The mustard crusted carrots were an...More
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Very disappointing! Ahi tuna was bad as in old. Steak was grizzly not good. Strange mixed up combinations of ingredients. Felt bad for the server as other tables around were also not happy. He apologized and said “sorry the new chef is not very good”....More
great service, delicious food and unique venue. We enjoyed our dinner experience and had some cocktails, wine and mocktails over dinner and every single part of our dinner was fabulous.
I was visiting Calistoga for a friends birthday. I recommended Brennan’s Grill because of a past experience. At that time the place was booming with people with a long wait list and the menu was wonderful. I had chosen a smoked salmon rigatoni dish I...More
What a wonderful meal. We had heard good things about the menus from the new chef (Colin Curtis from Willis Wine Bar). We were not disappointed. In fact - it was amazing. We sampled several small plates and they were ALL good. The one that...More
This place is a great find, as it specializes in small plates... But don't be fooled, its not quite Tapas style, the plates are medium sized!!! My friend and I shared 3 plates and we were stuffed!! The pork ribs were to die for!!
We travel to Calistoga every year in October. We ate at Brannan's last year and enjoyed it. Unfortunately it's changed immensely from a steak and seafood restaurant to a "tapas/small plate" restaurant. Note the outside signage still implies steak and seafood. The only indication of...More
Dear Greg, Although we were formerly a formal steakhouse with all that implied, our guests were asking for something more reflective of today's tastes and after much deliberation, we made the switch to small, tapas style dishes. We still offer two steaks and multiple seafood...More
My husband and I really enjoyed this place in the cute and quaint town of Calistoga. Yes, it definitely consists of only small plates (and the best dessert I have had in my LIFE -- chocolate cake with vanilla rum ice cream -- and the...More