St Helena is full of rustic and small town charm. Most of our wine tours end up in this town either for a wine tasting or an elegant meal. Wineries, restaurants, parks, and family owned shops line both sides of Main Street and entice visitors as well as locals to spend time walking, shopping and sipping some of the best the Napa Valley has to offer. A day full of wine tasting isn’t complete without a wine country meal, and picking up a quick bite or sitting down to a fantastic dinner is quintessential for a Napa Valley experience. Local ingredients are featured in everything from cheese boards and charcuterie plates to composed entrees that have merited Michelin stars year after year. Contact us today, our concierge and tour guides can make reservations at the best local restaurants after, before and during your wine tour.
Harvest Table by Charlie Palmer
1 Main St
St. Helena, CA 94574
Located in the same complex as the Harvest Inn on the south side of St. Helena Harvest Table opened in 2015 and is the latest Wine Country restaurant by Charlie Palmer of Dry Creek Kitchen in Healdsburg fame. Executive Chef Levi Mezick uses ingredients that come from the resort’s culinary gardens to craft a true fram-to-table experience in the heat of the Napa Valley. There is much to choose from with lunch, dinner, bar bites, and brunch offerings that are sure to please the discerning diner. A wine list that majors on Napa Valley wineries is complemented by an eclectic cocktail selection that’s the perfect way to start your evening.
738 Main St
St. Helena, CA 94574
Farmstead serves seasonal and fresh food that connects you to the diverse terrain and rich productions of St Helena. The carefully curated dishes are served in a cavernous former barn that is now a large and beautiful restaurant setting with an open bar and a welcoming outdoor patio. Most of the menu is harvested straight from their own Long Meadow Ranch including eggs, beef, pork, vegetables, fruit, olive oil, vinegar and honey. They even produce their own wines under the Long Meadow Ranch label which are served on tap at the bar alongside handmade cocktails that are sure to stimulate the senses with year round deliciousness.
Goose & Gander
1245 Spring St
St. Helena, CA 94574
Goose & Gander is a unique place in the Napa Valley. After much wine tasting, the food and cocktails here can be a refreshing break. The abundant bounty of the region is on full display on every plate and is served in a pub-like dining room that is dimly lit and romantic. The food is rustic and mouthwatering, the lush patio is beautiful on a warm day, and the wine list is focused on local wines but still features some international flair. Scott Beattie created the cocktail program and it is considered amongst the best in the Bay Area. The retro-fresh libations offer the perfect palate cleanser during any long wine tour and tasting day.
1429 Main St
St Helena, CA 94574
Archetype Napa is a pleasure to all the senses. Howard Backen is the founder and an architect who found critical acclaim for the design of the restaurant, landing in the “10 Most Beautifully Designed” by Architectural Digest. The distinct wine country look with an open dining floor leading to an open kitchen offers a place to feast upon local and seasonal ingredients while sampling through a thoughtful selection of Northern California’s finest wines. A wood burning oven and grill add a rustic and delicious infusion of smoke and a signature char to the classic dishes that are presented in a modern style. To compliment the wine list, the bar creates craft cocktails that awaken the palate and keep us craving more. Sitting on the veranda for brunch is a popular weekend event for residents and visitors of St Helena alike.
The Napa Valley is a mecca for food as well as wine, and the restaurant scene in St Helena is dotted with Michelin starred restaurants and celebrity chefs that can turn a wine tour into a special occasion you will always remember. The world class wineries share store fronts with dining establishments that people travel from all over the world to see. People coming to St Helena are amazed at the abundance of food and wine that is produced and consumed by neighbors and tourists alike. At Beau Wine Tours, our service are highly customizable, and we have the knowledge and experience in every part of the Napa Valley to connect you with world renowned and regarded restaurants and wine tastings. Contact us today and arrange a wine tour that includes the impeccable dining that St Helena is known for.