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Union Hotel

3731 Main St, Occidental, CA 95465
+1 707-874-3444
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“minestrone soup” (53 reviews)
“antipasti” (36 reviews)
“pizza” (54 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3731 Main St, Occidental, CA 95465
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Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

This place was my first job, and while there have been changes over the last thirty years, it is still a very similar establishment. More comfort and volume over ecclectic. Cool bar and old town atmosphere. If you order a meat dish in the dinning...More

4  Thank justin a
Reviewed 14 December 2014

I'm grateful for every opportunity to return for a meal at The Union Hotel in Occidental. The food is wonderful and the service is even better. These days I travel over 1,800 miles to get there and Barbara always makes me and my family feel...More

5  Thank MosieBoyd
Reviewed 12 December 2014

I remember having Sunday dinner with my family as a child at the Union. Now, many years later,I regularly select to take my family back to the Union for great Italian food in a warm,friendly welcoming environment. Our favorites are their pizza, minestrone soup,clam chowder,...More

4  Thank Cathy3182014
Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

We just love this place!! Our family was seated in the dining room and a young woman was playing the piano the whole time we were there. It was so inviting. The food was amazing. It's the only place around you can get chicken cattatorie...More

3  Thank JuliaArr
Reviewed 2 December 2014

For some reason we wanted to celebrate our Thanksgiving meal at the charming, old Union Hotel in Occidental. What's not to love about this place? Red and white checked tablecloths, candles stuck in Chianti bottles (just like college), piano music, great staff, and just a...More

1  Thank SLL009
Reviewed 2 December 2014

We have been going to the Union Hotel in Occidental for the last 25 years and it's our first choice to celebrate an occasion. Occidental is this funky little ex-lumber town from the late 1800's that is 20 minutes from nowhere. It will take a...More

3  Thank whereisrick
Reviewed 20 November 2014

If you want a local place that has been around in Occidental for 100+ years, this is it! Restaurant had friendly servers. Excellent clam chowder. I did not like the flavor of my entree (other members in my party really liked their entrees). The owner...More

5  Thank Jen M
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Once again we chose the Union Hotel for my Husband's birthday with friends. We began the day at Northwood Golf Course. We traveled the short ride down to Occidental and began in the historic Bar with drinks. We moved to the dining room and enjoyed...More

6  Thank pjlowrey
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

I'm not sure if it was because of the time of day(1:30) we went but the server seemed less than thrilled to be there. The food was good and I would give it another try. The bathrooms need attention for sure, they are older and...More

Thank Monica A
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Go hungry. All dinners come with minestrone soup, salad, marinated kidney beans, pasta, your entrée. After all that I do not remember any dessert. This was the first time eating there in 22 years. Nothing has changed. It is still worth the drive which is...More

3  Thank greentail
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12 August 2017|
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Response from Jean H | Reviewed this property |
Family is what the Union Hotel is all about. Call and find out what Thanksgiving is like for them and their menu. If they are working I am sure it will be special. I always have a wonderful time there.
Peter N
29 November 2016|
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Response from rebeccamZ6235EI | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea! Maybe you should call and ask them.
Richard E
10 May 2015|
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Response from SignorOrso | Reviewed this property |
It does not matter the day of the week. The hours are the same everyday. Café opens at 6 AM Restaurant 11 AM to 9 PM Saloon 11 AM until the party is over
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3731 Main St, Occidental, CA 95465
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Occidental
  • Phone Number: +1 707-874-3444
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