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Carol's Restaurant

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33440 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591-5104
+1 951-676-9243
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11:30 - 14:30
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Thu - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 20:30
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Temecula, California
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

i remember when Baileys had its winery on the other side of the street up a big hill This winery has been here for quite a while but, we have never been before. The restaurant had both in and out door seating. Out side was the perfect choice today. We chose fries to start; both regular and sweet potato and... More 

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Thank vintagechina
Manhattan Beach, California
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with our 2 dogs on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. Almost every table had a dog. They had a lady with guitar singing mellow songs on the outdoor patio. They immediately brought ice water for the dogs without us asking. My dogs had the " Chewbarka" off their dog menu. Our food was very good too with a... More 

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Thank cynthia b
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Carol's restaurant on Sunday for an expectedly pleasant lunch with our family dogs! Not only did they accept our pets, they made them feel welcome with treats from their own doggie menu and water bowls. What a pleasant day! Even the live music they played was entertaining.

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Thank Richard B
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Intimate restaurant that also has a nice outside patio. There is entertainment some weekends, and in Sunday dogs are welcome on the patio. I love the fried artichokes here and the ravioli is wonderful

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Thank Shelagh t
Bellevue, Washington
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248 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had reservations following what turned out to be a disappointing tasting at Bailys and arrived bit early for lunch but promptly seating on patio at nice table with great atmosphere and live music which was quiet enough even though not our thing. After that everything went downhill, we asked for water a taste of couple of wines having being... More 

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Thank David J
Atlanta
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

My tween daughter and I stopped in to Carol's for a relaxing lunch. We sat on their lovely terrace surrounded by vines. We both had Caesar salad and a grilled chicken sandwich that were really, really good. And the chocolate mouse cake was phenomenal. The servers were friendly and attentive. Highly recommend Carol's!

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Thank quipster
Orlando, Florida
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192 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Stopped here for lunch, and was pleasantly surprised at the quality, atmosphere, and service. I have been to Baily's Winery (adjacent) several times over the years, but had never eaten here. The relaxing and causal-classy restaurant offers a nice and very reasonably priced menu of salads, pastas, burgers, sandwiches, etc, along with the wines of the Bailly winery. The intimate... More 

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Thank Like2cruz
Orange County, Ca
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558 reviews
471 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The semi covered patio was nicely decorated. Very relaxing with the soft guitar music in the background. Our dog was treated like one of the guests. The waitress even talked with her....love that! Food was pleasant and reasonable priced. Most items were $13 and the Vineyard salad with chicken was perfect with their Chardonnay.

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Thank MominOC
Los Angeles, California
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157 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stopped by here on my in-laws wedding anniversary trip. We specifically chose it because it is dog friendly but were delightfully surprised to see the special Doggie menu available on Sundays! We had a blast with our pets there and the staff was very accommodating. There was live music throughout our meal and the musician kept it at a... More 

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Thank JaniBani06
San Diego, California, United States
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Carol is one of the Vintners for Bally Wines and has a wonderful restaurant, tucked right inside of the vineyard. Great selection of food to be paired with Bally wines.

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Thank John L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33440 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-9243

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?