Food and wine are great if you're willing to drop $100. Service can tend to be a bit snooty. Still and all..... Yum!
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While visiting Chico we happened upon this place, and had some of the most delicious food ever! I ordered the chef's special creation of the night - a Japanese-style soup with a few different kinds of seafood floating in the most flavorful broth. There is...More
The service was excellent & the staff very personable. Unfortunately we were not impressed with our food. The dishes were beautiful to look at but not very tasty. They do know their wine & had good suggestions & let me sample a few cabs before...More
great place, but others will take their place in Chico. This was a class act, however. I suspect their wines were a bit out of the range of the average chico pocketbook.
I found Monks serendipitously when my hotel recommended Crush which apparently is no longer in business. I walked around the corner on 2nd St and was intrigued by the cozy inviting storefront of Monks. I was seated at one of the high tops that line...More
The small store front is deceiving for this little gem in Chico. We loved the garden to table freshness, wine selection and very attentive wait staff. The used brick interior is a nice backdrop to local artist and provides a very warm and cozy atmosphere....More
I have dined there several times and enjoyed the Mushroom Polenta tremendously. It was crispy and delicate on the outside with a creamy flavorful interior topped with gently sauteed mushrooms and a lemon cream marsala sauce. It was divine. I am a foodie and it...More
When we want something special Monks is often the choice. they have a nice selection of locally sourced menu items. The Happy Hour Specials are great.
Really nice place, very quite and romantic. Good selection of wines, and flights to choose from. I will be back and bringing friends with me.