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Sante at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn

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100 Boyes Blvd, Sonoma, CA 95476-3678
+1 707-938-9000
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18:00 - 21:00
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Sacramento, California
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89 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very fun meal with professional colleagues. Most of the tastings were unique and delicious but a couple missed the mark like the peanut butter and jelly dessert (too sweet) The wines were all terrific

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Thank RGE2012
Santa Rosa, California
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the lovely surroundings of the Sonoma Mission Inn, this restaurant is a treat for any special occasion. The service and food are first class. The servers work as a team so you are never waiting on service from a distracted waitress. But, of course, it all comes down to the food. My most common concern in fine dining... More 

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1 Thank Tim A
The Woodlands, Texas
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Sante is good. Staff is attentive. The welcome is cold and sterile. The wine list is good. Food is good but the charge great prices. It's handy for a meal in the hotel but NEEDS competition to up the game.

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Thank Don L
Glen Head, New York
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed at the hotel and had dinner at the restaurant. This is not a typical hotel restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious. Our waiter Dennis was very pleasant and helpful. The bread was so good, I could have had that as my main meal. All the dishes were very delicate and tasteful. The chocolate soufflé was so light. The... More 

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1 Thank Valerie Y
FSMIGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Sante at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your experience with us. Providing you with a wonderfully memorable meal is our goal and I am delighted you enjoyed your dinner.I hope we can welcome you back again soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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185 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

The menu is extensive with great choices from pancakes to omelets. We had a nice table by the window and were promptly served coffee and tea. I settled on Eggs Benedict and my spouse had one of the three-egg omelets. The portion size was hearty but we had to pay extra to swap out the breakfast potatoes for a lighter... More 

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1 Thank expat326
FSMIGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Sante at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your experience, we are delighted you enjoyed breakfast. We take great pride in providing a variety of fresh local ingredients, and your recognition is greatly appreciated! More 

Santa Rosa, California
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284 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

The hotel is beautiful, and the restaurant is perfectly styled as well. Service was o.k. -- relatively quick, but a bit reserved and with a snooty sommelier (hey -- some people want to choose their own wines). I had the venison -- it was tasty, but a relatively small portion. The souffle was absolutely delicious -- we got one for... More 

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1 Thank Scott95401
Management response:

Thank you for taking time to comment on your experience. We certainly aim to provide excellent value to each of our guests and I regret we did not deliver that for you on this visit. Your feedback is appreciated, and I hope we can welcome you again for an opportunity to make your next meal better than your last. More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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299 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is not a "hotel" restaurant at all! The food is amazing and so is the service. They have an option for anyone in the party and the food is so high quality. Every detail is taken care of and they have the best iced tea I've ever had.

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1 Thank Danielle A
Management response:

Thank you for taking time to review your experience Danielle, I am so glad you had an amazing breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you again for dinner and more iced tea! More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Decent food but prices are outrageous. $20 for juevos Rancheros for breakfast. $5 for coffee when it's free in your room. Ridiculous.

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Thank Kimberly K
Management response:

Thank you for commenting on your experience, I am glad you enjoyed the service and meal. We do aim to provide excellent value to each of our guests and I regret we did not meet your expectation, I do hope we have a chance to welcome you again. More 

Kelowna, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Excellent food and service. Lovely room with locally sourced ingredients. We would absolutely dine here again.

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Thank Praia1
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is not your typical hotel restaurant so dont let the fact that it is located in the Fairmont deter you from dining her. The food & service is simply outstanding!! It's not cheap but worth every penny. Oh and the wine list in long and vast with offerings for anyone's pallet.

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Thank morristhecatchitown
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your experience at Santé, we pride ourselves on delivering an outstanding experience to each of our guests and I'm so glad you enjoyed your meal. I hope we can welcome you back again! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Boyes Blvd, Sonoma, CA 95476-3678
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Sonoma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-938-9000
Description
Sante Restaurant is the Inn's premier dining room and has earned a national reputation for its outstanding food. Recipient of a prestigious Michelin Star as well as the AAA Four Diamond Award, Sante is the only restaurant in the Sonoma Valley to receive these accolades. Conde Nast Traveler said 'it's worth a special trip just to eat here' and Gourmet Magazine calls the food 'the best of the new Wine Country style.' Only the freshest local produce, meats, poultry and seafood are used to create elegantly simple dishes that let the natural flavors of the food speak for themselves. A wine list, honored with Wine Spectator's 'Award of Excellence' features over 500 Sonoma and Napa wines. *Sante' will offer Grand Buffet's only for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Please call restaurant for further details.

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