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Hydro Bar and Grill

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££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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1403 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1417
+1 707-942-9777
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Santa Rosa, California, United States
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a return visit to experience an early dinner/late lunch, as we have only been here for breakfast. It was not crowded and a rainy day. We selected the French Dip Sandwiches and were not disappointed. Nice soft roll and a side of mild horseradish. We got the French Fries offered with the option of a salad or other... More 

Thank Tom V
Northwest Indiana
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231 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a good breakfast on recent trip to Calistoga, right around corner from our hotel. Good coffee and juice. Menu has lots to choose from, and I chose the apple sausage and polenta which were both very good. Prices average for area. Service was very good. Didn't enjoy flies that came in when door was opened so I wouldn't suggest... More 

Thank Cubfans
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hydro Grill, great dinner spot, and have eaten at the grill before, however today for breakfast might need some improvement. I ordered the Fritta, and spouse ordered the ham and eggs. The ham was a huge slice and eggs were fresh. However the Fritta was cold, it took awhile to get the servers attention, and advised it was cold and... More 

Thank Laura C
San Jose, California
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a bite to eat on a rainy November day and it was very good. We opted to split the advertised "Best Burger" in Calistoga and it did not disappoint. The service was very good, the fries were good and the cheddar used on the burger was real quality Cheddar. I am a weirdo that asks for... More 

Thank John S
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can recommend Hydro Grill for a good fresh salad and other lunch items. Also like the atmosphere in there

Thank Eva B
The Woodlands, Texas
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I'm in Calistoga, I eat lunch at the Hydro Grill. I always get the same thing - a Hydro BLT and some Sergio Mottura Orvietto wine. The Hydro Grill is the only retail establishment I've found that serves a Mottura wine, so I can't pass it up. My sense is that this is a place the locals love,... More 

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San Diego
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72 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food is very good and the atmosphere is a lot of fun. If you order wine by the bottle, check the bottle before they open it as the wine list hasn't been updated and is very misleading with some items. The prices are good and the staff is very attentive.

Thank dafsmith57
Montgomery Village, Maryland
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114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were driving through Calistoga and decided to try a late lunch. There are a lot of eating places to choose from, and we hit the Hydro. Nice, open feel with high ceilings and a welcoming atmosphere. Wait staff was friendly. It wasn't too busy since we were a little after the lunch bunch, and our food was out in... More 

Thank jwhallgren
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297 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Really varied menu everything looked great. Decent prices. Service was quick at lunch. Had wedge salad as light meal was very good.

Thank Muskoka21
Grass Valley, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I have been to the Hydro bar many times it WAS one of my favorite places in Calistoga. This time was a very different experience. I ordered the tropical shrimp cocktail. My shrimp were frozen and I could not cut thru the shell and frozen shrimp with the spoon I was provided to eat with. When I told my server... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1417
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Calistoga
  • Phone Number: +1 707-942-9777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?