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Pinnacle Restaurant - Falkner Winery

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40620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591-5041 (Rancho California Road)
+1 951-676-8231
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11:30 - 15:30
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Alberta, Canada
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154 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

From the restaurant to the view, to the food, great place. Stopped for lunch and split the prime rib which was more than sufficient. I had chicken dumpling soup which would rate as one of the best ever.

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Thank Murray2805
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Had to decide: (1) lamb lollipops or (2) California burger + the best mushroom soup out there. That burger (with pablano chile and egg) was outstanding w/the soup;-)

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Thank Richard D
Dallas, Texas
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Had lunch here with a friend, both our entrees were great, and so was the dessert we shared. Service was excellent. We arrived on a Sunday right when they opened so we could sit anywhere for the great view. Prices were reasonable and the wine was very good. Came here for vacation and this was the second time I have... More 

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Thank sandi928
Saskatoon, Canada
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is an upscale restaurant but with reasonable prices. The fresh made bread is a great start to excellent food. The three mushroom soup is creamy and never enough although the serving is generous indeed. The salads are fresh and the dressing not overbearing and comes on the side. The Catalan Spicy Shrimp were cooked to perfection and lived up... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Wonderful lunch menu, great wine and beautiful view. Good selection of salads and sandwiches, even burgers and flatbread choices. If you like full bodied red wines, the amante is a great choice.

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Thank FrankCarolR
San Diego, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The view from Pinnacle is an added plus to the dining. We annoyed a wonderful lunch with excellent service on a visit to wine country in Temecula. It is a bit pricey for lunch, but well worth it, and one of the nicer winery restaurants open for lunch.

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Thank Linda H
Carlsbad, California
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We loved it for lunch today. Excellent food, reasonably priced, and super service. The chocolate dessert was as great as the view!

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Thank ltarmo5
West Covina, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is one of the top 2 places I enjoy eating at. Have always had an excellent meal. Great views & wonderful atmosphere

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Thank tequigirl
Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Nice selection of food and wine. Stopped in for lunch after wine tasting at the Falkner Winery. Very upscale setting, which would be perfect for any special event.

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Alta Loma, California
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This restaurant, at Faulkner Winery, is set on a 1,500-foot hilltop, and offers a panoramic view of the valley below. Equally stunning is their brunch menu especially if you are a sea food lover. Shrimp cocktail cooked to perfection, crab claws, smoked salmon, and tuna sushi are just some of the sea food dishes that were prepared. The more traditional... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:30
Monday
11:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591-5041
    (Rancho California Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-8231
Description
Located in beautiful Temecula Wine Country, The Pinnacle Restaurant at Falkner Winery offers breathtaking panoramic views from its hilltop setting. Dine either indoors in their glass enclosed dining room or outside on their open-air balcony overlooking the vineyard. Experience the great American-Mediterranean Style cuisine prepared by Executive Chef Gianni Ciciliot and the high quality, award winning Falkner wines. Special dishes prepared daily. Open daily for lunch 11:30am to 3:00 p.m.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?