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Palooza Brewery & Gastropub

8910 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452
+1 707-833-4000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“deviled eggs” (9 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
“wedge salad” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, Grill
$$ - $$$
8910 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat in the bar and were given an oyster menu. When we ready to order we were told they were out of oysters at 5pm on a Friday with a lame excuse of why they didn't have any.Food was mediocre and service was slow...More

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always go with my friends when we don't want to drive into the town of Santa Rosa. Good selections of beers. Go for the happy hour - well worth it.

Thank kareno233
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Never thought a beer pub would do well in the middle of wine country but I was wrong. This place is awesome. Great beer choices, full bar, and a small but excellent wine list at great prices. The food, however is the real star here....More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I have tried Palooza twice. Both times, a disappointment. I ordered my hamburger "rare"; it arrived well-done. The second time, I showed it to the owner. She replied, "The kitchen staff is busy." She did not comp the burger, nor offer a re-do. Me? No-can-do...More

1  Thank jersey850
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We were in a hurry for lunch with our dog before a winery appointment. They gave us a nice table in the shade on their large patio. Our order was taken quickly and the food was delivered promptly, along with a bowl of dog water....More

Thank Arthur S
Suzette T, Owner at Palooza Brewery & Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We went to palooza for an informal dinner. There were 7 in our party , 4 adults and three children from 12 to 15. The food was very good, pizzas and burgers. Cocktails were excellent , my wife loved her Sunday Bloody Sunday. We also...More

Thank Nick S
Suzette T, Manager at Palooza Brewery & Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for your review Nick. Suzette Tyler

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Will continue to visit this local hot spot while wending my way through menu of many choices. May want to avoid patio seating unless you REALLY like flies. LOTS OF THEM! Also, avoid sitting near patio speakers. Hard to interact with co-diners when music blaring...More

Thank JmarcW
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great beer and pub food! Exactly what Kenwood needs! I gotta say.. they have one of the best burgers in the area. I love the fact that if I tell them rare/medium rare they do it perfectly! That makes me happy and so does the...More

Thank Stella2757
Suzette T, Owner at Palooza Brewery & Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for your review Stella!

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We went here for Father’s Day. This was our second visit. This time we all had pizza. It was very good but wish it had more red sauce. We sat outside in the front, and they need to add a board with all their beers....More

Thank mom_on_timeout
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Hello foodies and not so fine diners, If you want the most undescribable salivating at the bit takeout your little or big stomach could ever dream of??? I'm sorry but this outbeats Sweet T'S bar none! Shocking for me to say that....so much so because...More

1  Thank 156nadram
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October 25, 2016|
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Response from Suzette T | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Our happy hour is Monday thru Friday 4PM to 6PM. Suzette
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Pizza, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8910 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452 (Formerly Palooza Gastropub & Wine Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Kenwood
  • Phone Number: +1 707-833-4000
  • E-mail
Palooza is an American style brewery and gastropub focused on great food and breaking the barrier between beer drinkers and wine drinkers. we have 8 rotating craft beers on tap as well as local wines to choose from as well as a full bar with artisan cocktails. We have ping pong, billiards, giant jenga, gaming pads by Buzztime and darts all day long with 4 TV Screens. Come join us for Kids eat free with Mondays (rules apply)Tuesday Ping Pong Tournament, Trivia Wednesdays and live music on Thursdays. Palooza has Monday thru Friday happy hour. We also have a great out door seating area and a wood fired pizza oven on the patio.
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