THE NAPA VALLEY
1414 Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga
Family friendly and great for a casual meal. Excellent pizzas, fresh salads and tasty pasta dishes. Walking distance from Indian Springs.
1237 Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga
Calistoga’s best Mexican restaurant. Plenty of traditional dishes in a casual environment that includes a full bar.
Solbar at Solage
755 Silverado Trail, Calistoga
Casual but refined with bistro fare. Great burgers or organic greens, there is something for everyone.
1374 Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga
Eclectic California cuisine in a more upscale environment. They have a beautiful solid oak bar and a dependable wine list.
1310 Main Street, St. Helena
Simple, high-quality Italian fare on St. Helena’s Main street. They serve one of the most beautiful Caprese salads we have ever seen.
1347 Main Street, St. Helena
High quality “American Classics” in a casual environment.
Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen
1327 Railroad Avenue, St. Helena
One of Cindy Pawlcyn’s many successful Napa Valley food endeavors. Eclectic food in a warm environment.
Gott’s Roadside (formerly: Taylor’s Automatic Refrigerator)
933 Main Street, St. Helena
Upscale burger stand that serves wine and beer. Be sure to enjoy your meal in their lush, outdoor dining area.
1345 Railroad Avenue, St. Helena
Innovative and eclectic. New American cooking that blends classic European country food with an exotic Asian touch. The third highest rated wine list in the Bay Area.
587 St. Helena Highway, St. Helena
Fresh salads, contemporary appetizers, a fresh raw bar and a wide selection of steaks, chops, grills and roasts. Great burger in the bar.
Dean and Deluca
607 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena
Fabulous prepared foods for the perfect Napa Valley picnic.
The Model Bakery
1357 Main Street, St. Helena, CA 94574
Daily assortment of delicious baked goods and take-out lunches.
1180 Rutherford Road, Rutherford
American fare and fresh seafood. Great ambience for all ages.
7399 St. Helena Highway, Yountville
American grill: fish, chops, ribs. Features flavors from around the world.
6476 Washington Street, Yountville
Everything is served family style at this Thomas Keller establishment. Menu changes daily and customers pay a fixed price.
6534 Washington Street, Yountville
Thomas Keller’s more casual brasserie. Great traditional French dishes.
6640 Washington Street, Yountville
Two unique nine-course tasting menus created each day, each a series of smaller, focused dishes. Must book in advance.
6510 Washington Street, Yountville
French cuisine with fresh quality ingredients and comfortable, informal surroundings.
Bistro Don Giovanni
4110 Howard Lane, Napa
Indian Springs Proprietor John Merchant’s favorite restaurant. Wonderful atmosphere and great Italian food.
540 Main Street, Napa
Casual French menu in downtown Napa. They have a beautiful patio overlooking the Napa River.
1140 Main Street, Napa
All vegetarian – vegetable-inspired meals using produce from local farms.
1400 Schramsberg Road, Calistoga
Reservations necessary; features historic caves. Tastings only with tours.
1060 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga
No reservations necessary for tours and tasting.
1429 Tubbs Lane, Calistoga
No reservations necessary for “Current Release Tasting.”
4550 Silverado Trail, Calistoga
Reservations necessary. Tasting only with tours. Winery has picnic area and wine caves.
4310 Silverado Trail, Calistoga
Reservations necessary for tours. Winery has picnic area and bocce ball court.
Castello Di Amorosa
4045 Saint Helena Highway, Calistoga
No reservations necessary for winery and tasting; reservations required for tours.
Hot Air Balloon Rides
Balloons above The Valley
Most companies have launching points down valley (Napa, Yountville) and take you aloft for an hour above the vineyards followed by a champagne brunch.
Safari West Wildlife Preserve
3115 Porter Creek Road, Santa Rosa
A 400-acre wildlife sanctuary, Safari West offers guided, open-air jeep tours daily (by reservation only). They have over 400 mammals and birds.
Classic Convertible Wine Tours
2205 Loma Heights Road, Napa
Visit the valley’s best wineries in a fully restored 1947 Packard Convertible Limousine.
Tour the wineries and valley in a private limousine or luxury SUV with a personal guide.
Napa Valley Bike Tours
6795 Washington Street, Bldg. B, Yountville
Cycle through the vineyards on one of their one-day tours. Multi-activity tours are also available.
Napa Valley Wine Train
1275 McKinstry Street, Napa
A restaurant on tracks. Restored vintage rails cars offering seasonal gourmet meals and a wine tasting bar with over 100 available wines; includes winery visits.
(707) 253-2111 or 1-800-427-4124
3061 Myrtledale Road, Calistoga
Local artist Carlo Marchiori offers a once-a-week tour of his magical villa/residence built in the Palladian architectural style. Saturdays at 11 a.m. Must have reservations.
The Sharpsteen Museum
1311 Washington Street, Calistoga
Learn about Calistoga’s rich history in this wonderful little museum. Features a diorama depicting Calistoga in 1880 created by a former Disney artist.
Open daily, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Culinary Institute of America
2555 Main Street, St. Helena
Daily cooking demonstrations.
There are a number of beautiful hiking trails in the mountains surrounding Calistoga. Some are within walking distance of Indian Springs. Come to the Front Desk and we’ll show you where the trails are on a map.