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“DON'T PASS THIS ONE BY”

Vineyard Bistro of Carmel Valley
Price range: US$30 - US$30
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 6PILOT RD
Carmel, California, United States
Level 5 Contributor
69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“DON'T PASS THIS ONE BY”
Reviewed 27 February 2014

So often this lovely restaurant is passed by because it isn't as well known. The food, their wine selection, outside seating, and the family service is wonderful. It isn't as glamorous, but the food and the setting is every bit as good. Do yourself a favor. It is right behind the Corkscrew and Georgis wine tasting room.

  • Visited March 2013
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2 Thank Susan B
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
California
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Cozy Bistro”
Reviewed 28 December 2013

We love the piano bar that is open to guest willing to sing out of the showers. This adds to your eating and drinking enjoyment, along with the paito with heaters for you added comfort. What a delight to have such a variety in a restaurant visit.

  • Visited December 2013
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2 Thank CaliforniaWellness
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Carmel Valley, California
Level 5 Contributor
43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Consistent excellence”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

We eat here often. Food is fresh, well prepared to suit most tastes and presented by professional and attentive staff. Village ambiance lunch or dinner. Owner and family take pride in their work.
Take some time and enjoy this place..
Mike and Sunday.

  • Visited November 2013
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2 Thank michael c
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Cambridge, UK
Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Wonderful”
Reviewed 17 October 2013

If you visit Carmel Valley and appreciate a nice meal, then you must eat at the Vineyard Bistro. It is a small family run affair and the best! We ate here twice (would have been more if we had tried this first) and it was the best food we had on a recent trip to California. I had veal liver the first night - this is a meal I love and it did not let me down. We had a surf & turf the second night and it was equally good. Our welcome and attention was all we could have asked for. Thank you so much!

  • Visited October 2013
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2 Thank Lucinda B
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San Francisco, California
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Carmel Valley Gem”
Reviewed 16 October 2013

We stopped in here on a fall evening and really enjoyed the experience.
The food was classic European style.I ordered a Veal Scalloppini that was extraordinary. My husband had Filet of Sole which he loved. The sauces were lovely, the veal was tender and the overall quality of food and service was extraordinary. This is a family owned restaurant that is excellent and refreshingly unpretentious. Don't miss it!

  • Visited October 2013
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3 Thank aob60713
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