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Dining Out for New Year's Eve
NAPA / SONOMA, CA

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Besides attending one of the world's 2014 Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, we've compiled a list of the best restaurants in Napa/Sonoma (CA) to ring in the New Year.

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Angele French
13/20
540 Main St.
Napa, CA 94559

Elegant French-inspired dining on the Napa River. More...

Barndiva California
14/20
Dining Room at Barndiva, Healdsburg, CA 231 Center St.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
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Seasonally-inspired, flavor-profiled menu showcasing local purveyors and food artisans. More...

Bistro Don Giovanni Italian
14/20
4110 Howard Ln.
Napa, CA 94558
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Bubbling bistro with satisfying Italian fare. More...

Bistro Jeanty French
13/20
Dining Room at Bistro Jeanty, Yountville, CA 6510 Washington St.
Yountville, CA 94599
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Philippe Jeanty presents country elegance in the heart of Yountville. More...

Ca' Bianca Restaurant Italian
13/20
835 Second St.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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Hail to the chef at this other white house. More...

Carneros Bistro & Wine Bar California
No Rating
Dining Room at Carneros Bistro & Wine Bar, Sonoma, CA The Lodge at Sonoma, a Renaissance Resort & Spa
1325 Broadway
Sonoma, CA 95476
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Fresh, local ingredients are key at this Sonoma hotel restaurant where great care goes into each dish. More...

Celadon Global
13/20
Dining Room at Celadon, Napa, CA 500 Main St.
Napa, CA 94559
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A lovely spot for global dishes in downtown Napa. More...

Corks at Russian River Vineyards California
13/20
Dining Room at Corks at Russian River Vineyards, Forestville, CA 5700 Gravenstein Hwy. N.
Forestville, CA 95436
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A double whammy of a tasting room: a combo winery and restaurant. More...

Dry Creek Kitchen American
14/20
Dining Room at Dry Creek Kitchen, Healdsburg, CA Hotel Healdsburg
25 Matheson St.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
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An ode to the Sonoma-grown, -raised, and -bottled. More...

El Dorado Kitchen Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at El Dorado Kitchen , Sonoma, CA El Dorado Hotel
405 First St. W.
Sonoma, CA 95476
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A seductive menu of contemporary American fare. More...

Equus Restaurant & Loungebar California
13/20
Dining Room at Equus Restaurant & Loungebar, Santa Rosa, CA FountainGrove Inn
101 Fountain Grove Pkwy.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

FountainGrove Inn restaurant is now a Santa Rosa destination for California cuisine. More...

FARM at The Carneros Inn Contemporary
No Rating
Dining Room at FARM at The Carneros Inn, Napa, CA The Carneros Inn
4048 Sonoma Hwy.
Napa, CA 94559
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Farm simplicity meets urban style. More...

Farmhouse Inn Restaurant American
16/20
Dining Room at Farmhouse Inn Restaurant, Forestville, CA Farmhouse Inn
7871 River Rd.
Forestville, CA 95436
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A backroad haven for seasonal, sophisticated dining. More...

Fish Story Seafood
15/20
Dining Room at Fish Story, Napa, CA 790 Main St.
Napa, CA 94559
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Be reeled in by this sustainable seafood restaurant in Napa. More...

Glen Ellen Inn Oyster Grill & Martini Bar California
14/20
13670 Arnold Dr.
Glen Ellen, CA 95442

Enchanting cottage for cocktails and California cuisine. More...

Hurley's Restaurant & Bar California
15/20
Dining Room at Hurley 6518 Washington St.
Yountville, CA 94599
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California cuisine alive and well done. More...

John Ash & Co. California
15/20
Dining Room at John Ash & Co., Santa Rosa, CA 4330 Barnes Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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Iconic wine country dining complete with vineyard views. More...

JoLe American
13/20
Dining Room at JoLe, Calistoga, CA Mount View Hotel
1457 Lincoln Ave.
Calistoga, CA 94515
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Elegant dining, small bites, imaginative cocktails and wine. More...

Morimoto Napa Japanese
15/20
Dining Room at Morimoto Napa, Napa, CA 610 Main St.
Napa, CA 94559
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Iron Chef Morimoto forges a path West. More...

Mustards Grill California
14/20
Dining Room at Mustards Grill, Napa, CA 7399 St. Helena Hwy. (Hwy. 29)
Napa, CA 94558
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Seasonal California cuisine at Cindy Pawlcyn’s longtime Napa Valley restaurant. More...

Napa Valley Wine Train American
14/20
Dining Room at Napa Valley Wine Train, Napa, CA 1275 McKinstry St.
Napa, CA 94559
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A memorable journey: Napa Valley Wine Train's elegant dining with ever-changing wine country views. More...

Risibisi Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Risibisi, Petaluma, CA 154 Petaluma Blvd. N.
Petaluma, CA 94952
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Intimate Italian along Petaluma's main drag. More...

Rosso Pizzeria & Wine Bar Pizza
14/20
Dining Room at Rosso Pizzeria & Wine Bar, Santa Rosa, CA Creekside Center
53 Montgomery Dr.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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Italian heart and soul that begs to be adored. More...

Scopa Italian
14/20
109 Plaza St.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
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Scope out this tiny Italian gem. More...

Solbar California
15/20
Dining Room at Solbar, Calistoga, CA Solage Calistoga
755 Silverado Trail
Calistoga, CA 94515
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Fill your soul at Solbar. More...

Spoonbar American
14/20
Dining Room at Spoonbar, Healdsburg, CA h2hotel
219 Healdsburg Ave.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
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A menu revamp raises the bar at Spoonbar. More...

Stark's Steakhouse Steakhouse
14/20
521 Adams St.
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
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Swanky steakhouse with a noir vibe and killer happy hour. More...

Willi's Wine Bar American
14/20
4404 Old Redwood Hwy.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Enticing tapas with global accents plus novel wine tastings. More...

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