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flowergirl May 24, 2011 10:57 AM

Gong to Napa and would love a few ideas for great breakfasts and dinners.

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    vday May 24, 2011 11:55 AM

    Hi flowergirl. I suggest posting this on the SF Bay area forum as that forum includes the Napa area. And iff you search the previous posts there you will find lots of suggestions for breakfast and dinners:-)

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      whiner May 24, 2011 03:40 PM

      Such a broad topic.

      For dinner, I love Mustard's (get the pork chop) and Martini House; Ubuntu is supposedly phenomenal, but I still haven't been. The Keller restaurants speak for themselves.

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      Ubuntu Restaurant & Yoga Studio
      1140 Main Street, Napa, CA 94558

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        wolfe May 24, 2011 03:47 PM

        I was informed the last time i suggested Martini House, just a few weeks ago, that it is closed. Res ipsa loquitur and doesn't always say good things. If you stick to Napa only breakfast at the Boon Fly Inn. For a little extra mileage, the Fremont Diner.

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          Scott M May 24, 2011 03:49 PM

          Martini House is no more.

          Good food can be found at Terra, Redd, Oenotri and Solbar Kitchen.

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          Oenotri
          1425 1st St, Napa, CA 94559

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            Scott M May 24, 2011 03:50 PM

            Adding links

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            Martini House
            1245 Spring St., St. Helena, CA 94574

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              Scott M May 24, 2011 03:53 PM

              and more links

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              Terra Restaurant
              1345 Railroad Ave., St. Helena, CA 94574

              Solbar
              755 Silverado Trail, Calistoga, CA

              Redd
              6480 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599

        2. CarrieWas218 May 24, 2011 05:44 PM

          Flowergirl, it would really help if you indicated budgets, locations (up-valley, downtown?), and the sorts of things you like.

          Great ideas for dinners could include anything from wandering around Oxbow Market to the full tasting menu at Morimoto. You can spend as little as $15 on a meal or as much as $500 a person...

          Also, for breakfasts... Full sit-down affairs or exceptional pastries? Most people rave about Bouchon for breakfast but that is a pastry joint. For sit-down breakfasts, I'd head to Boon Fly Cafe in the Carneros District.

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          Boon Fly Cafe
          4048 Sonoma Highway, Napa, CA 94559

          Bouchon
          6534 Washington Street, Yountville, CA 94599

          Morimoto
          610 Main Street, Napa, CA

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            flowergirl May 24, 2011 06:37 PM

            Hi Cost is not an issue. As far as type of food - we are really open. Thanks

            1. Redwine May 24, 2011 07:07 PM

              Breakfast is a dud here in the Napa Valley :(

              Dinner, head to Cole's, Mustard's, or Rutherford Grill, you cannot miss. Order hearty fare and enjoy!

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              Rutherford Grill
              1180 Rutherford Rd, Napa, CA 94558

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