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The Vineyard House

3631 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9577
+1 805-688-2886
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (21 reviews)
“pozole” (9 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
3631 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9577
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1 - 10 of 207 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visit this restaurant for special occasions. It is quiet and located in a grove of trees. It has an outside patio area which is often full due to its very nice setting. During the summer every Wednesday is jazz night with entertainment while you...More

Thank Ed Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a very good dinner with delicious salads. A great option if you want a lighter meal. Great ambience.

Thank AdriennePhilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place Sinday brunch is awesome however the lunch and dinner menus are terrific. Very large patio with heaters and the interior is warm and inviting. Nice wine list and food is terrific. Staff is very eager to please.

Thank lzubik0416
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are so glad we chose this restaurant sight-unseen for our first visit to "downtown" Santa Ynez - it is lovely inside & out, and accommodated 10 of us with no trouble at the last minute. The menu offers a variety of selections and food...More

Thank SLOtraveler S
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad we were able to provide a meeting spot and nourishment. Have a GRAND day!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

My husband and I loved our evening at the Vineyard House! Service and meal were excellent. The menu is a classic mix of seafood, meats, and pasta dishes, perfect after the end of a lovely day of wine tasting! We will definitely be back and...More

Thank juliennes567
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you the 4 Star review and your patronage. We work to offer the best food, and best possible environment either inside or on our patio, along with our classic mix of foods it is our pleasure to serve our quests. Have an enjoyable day...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

For birthdays, anniversaries, and other celebrations our family always chooses the "Vineyard House" restaurant in Santa Ynez. The owner is very personable, the staff are excellent, the food is great, and the price is very reasonable. My wife and I recommend the "Vineyard House" restaurant...More

Thank wavehopper15
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review, your continued patronage and referrals. We agree with you when dinning in Santa Ynez the Vineyard House is our favorite. We especially enjoy the Brea Chicken sandwich with a cup of tomato Bisque soup. Have a great Holiday!

Reviewed 28 March 2017

We were staying at the Santa Ynez Inn and walked next door to the Restaurant. Reservations weren't necessary during the week. Had a good view of the street and outside porch from inside the restaurant. Food was well prepared (dinner) and served in a reasonable...More

Thank Michael W
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. Glad you had an enjoyable stay and dinner in Santa Ynez it is one of the more pleasant area's in California. We will pass your complements on to the staff they are often over looked....More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Yes it's very popular as a luncheon & dinner spot....but we save it for Sunday brunch. Neat atmosphere, comfortable and quaint.

Thank Greg S
Bobby L, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. Glad you enjoyed the Sunday Brunch and as the weather continues to improve the patio will be available for your enjoyment. Have a great day.

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

40 of us were staying as a group in flying flags RV park in Buellton. We needed to find a great restaurant for our final dinner together. Jim Sobell was very gracious and reserved the large dining room for our group. Everything was set up...More

Thank mariposa67
jim s, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you for the 5 Star review and your patronage. It was a pleasure serving the group and we enjoyed having you. Here's wishing you safe travels!

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

A relaxed comfortable lunch after a hike nearby. Delicious food and wine in a lovely setting . Venison chili perfect on a chilly day

Thank stb934
jim s, Public Relations Manager at The Vineyard House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you for the 4 Star review and your patronage. It was a pleasure serving you and wishing you have safe travels.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3631 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9577
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Ynez
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-2886
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Description
Set in the heart of Santa Ynez, CA in a charming Victorian house built in 1907, with two beautiful indoor dining areas and two outside decks. The property is surround by large pepper trees that are over 100 years old and frames the stunning view of the surrounding mountains. Voted consistently "Best Outdoor Dining." Lunch is served daily from 11:30 until 3:00 with a wonderful variety of fresh salads, sandwiches, burgers, pizzas and pasta selections. The afternoon APPs menu is from 3:00 until 5:00 featuring appetizers, pizzas or salads. Dinner is served nightly Wednesday (closed Tuesday) through Sunday, from 5:00-9:00 and highlights fresh seafood, steak, pork, chicken and pasta selections that can be paired with a wonderful selection of local wines. Sunday Brunch: The Vineyard House is open at 10:00-3:00 for the best brunch in the Santa Ynez, CA.
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