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Wine Cellar Restaurant

50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
+1 408-354-4808
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a restaurant where you can eat downstairs in a wine cellar and have a cozy intimate dinner. You can also eat outside when the weather is good and have a wonderful brunch, lunch or dinner. The food is delicious and, parking was easy...More

Thank cmrehmeyer
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Great dinner with friends and wonderful service. Food was yummy! Parking is also easy in a great downtown area of Los Gatos, CA.

Thank bonniejhurwitz
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I have yet to have a bad experience at the Wine Cellar. It's one of my "go to" spots when I want to have lunch outside, but the seating outside is first come, first served so be sure to get there in advance. The salads...More

Thank tlclg
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Came here with the BFF for lunch. The environment was warm, cozy. It’s really a cellar. Both of us had salads, she had a Chinese chicken salad and I had the shrimp Louie. Both were very good and $15-16. The service was very good and...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 24 April 2018

There were six of us celebrating a birthday. We started off with warm, wonderful bread, fondue and calamari. All were wonderful and delicious. I had the abalone salad which was perfectly cooked. The steaks were unbelievable tender. Our only disappointment was the clams which were...More

Thank JudyStacia
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Not your typical California restaurant......you get a great full meal....burger to die for....fondue appetizer mouth watering.....lamb lollipops out of this world.... Price also ok...appetizer and service excellent

Thank jhkruns
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We wanted to try something different. Our usual dinners were duck or lamb, so we tried the stuffed pork chops and stuffed sole, and French onion soup. All were great. The lobster/seafood stuffing in the sole was worth a separate dish by itself. The best...More

Thank joepaulsenngoro2
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I've dined at the Wine Cellar for many years. It's in a great location, and for those of us who have lived in the area for awhile, it brings back a lot of memories. I ordered my favorite thing on the menu....which is the cheese...More

Thank benzslkgirl
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had eaten here few times before and always liked it — until our last visit. The prices went up, the quality and the service went down. As an example I ordered mushroom soup and instead got clamp chowder. By the time...More

Thank Daniel p
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice time. Excellent menu. My wife had New York Steak and Garlic Prawns-Excellent. I had Surf and Turf. Lodster was cold, flat iron steak? What is it? What part of the steer does it come from? I don’t recommend it. Not good, I should...More

Thank peterfrenoman
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Response from The_Loup_Garou | Reviewed this property |
I wore a jacket, but it seemed that only two others did, as well. I would typify it as "smart casual."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 University Ave, Ste 180, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6028
    (Mullen Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-4808
  • E-mail
Tucked in a corner of historic Old Town Center, Wine Cellar has bee a Los Gatos favorite wince 1966. Dine al fresco on our award winning patio or venture downstairs for a more intimate experience of golden washed walls and candle lit booths. Choose from Cheese or Chocolate Fondue, the freshest seafood including Wild Salmon & Abalone, Chops, Pasta or Painted Hills All Natural Beef. Open daily with brunch on Sundays.
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