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Russian River Vineyards

€€ - €€€, , Vegetarian Friendly
5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
+1 707-887-3344
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  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Let me start off by saying this is a must visit for "dinner" if you are anywhere in the Santa Rosa or Forestville area. After a week of wine tasting and fine dining all over the Sonoma and Napa area, this place got the award...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is a go to place when you want to enjoy lunch in a wine property setting. You don't see vineyards from your table but your in a wooded setting with lots of wine close at hand. Nice selection of dishes and wine list menu...More

Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary dining at this lovely rustic restaurant in he Russian River wine country. It was warm enough to eat outside initially, then they brought out a few heat lamps. We were seated on the lovely patio and treated to...More

Thank lynn s
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My wife and I ate her during our trip to Sonoma for her birthday. RRV has a fantastic little tasting room with a small restaurant. We stared with a simple bread and cheese appetizer where we discovered the most amazing olive oil! The wines were...More

Thank K-C-Bergie
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This winery/eatery has been through many incarnations. I think the most interesting detail is at dusk when the bats leave their nests to feed. The food is forgettable. Eating outside is always casual and that's the experience.

Thank 1112Marci
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a great spot for a nice meal outdoors in the Russian River wine country. The winery is scenic and historic. The gardens are beautiful. Lunch and dinner are served on a large patio, weather permitting. The inside dining room is also inviting. Food...More

1  Thank msaioli
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Amazing spot for wine tasting, on their outdoor patio. Overlooks the vineyards for incredible late afternoon relaxing. The restaurant itself, has tasty food, yet has a limited, small menu. The service was a little less desirable--I asked for salt, which the waiter never brought. Water...More

Thank ShawnaLeah
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect venue for a lovely outdoor tasting and meal. The afternoon we visited also treated us to a local guitarist. Wines are nice, and service is friendly. The indoor dining seems a little fancier than what we'd enjoy. Charcuterie plate was good, but a very...More

Thank gbmom_11
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were short on time, hungry, and wishing for a wine tasting experience. The Russian River Restaurant accommodated us. Our waitress had the sommelier stop by the table and discuss what she had open. We selected four different wines based on our interests and lunch...More

Thank stl-sue
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Just the best food and service in the whole Russian River area. Just amazing! They are pet friendly, have live music, wine tasting and wonderful gardens. We will be back here for sure.

Thank Wesllen R. F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5700 Hwy 116 N, Forestville, CA 95436-9393
    (Ross Station)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Forestville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-887-3344
  • E-mail
Russian River Vineyards offers an unparalleled wine country experience. As one of only five winery/restaurant combinations in California, we are delighted to feature elegant and creative cuisine especially tailored to stellar wines of Russian River Vineyards. The chef creates mouth watering fare from our organic farm located on our property. While sourcing his proteins from sustainable local purveyors and out of the waters of the pacific ocean.
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