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Sunny Spots

Enjoy Outdoor Dining at These 10 Hot Spots.

Outdoor Appeal: Dine alfresco at Auberge Bistro and Bar.

Trinette Reed

Why wine and dine indoors when you can sip and swirl in the Wine Country sunshine? Herewith, our top 10 destinations for soaking it in, from pet-friendly patios to panoramic views.


Best sunset above the vineyards

Auberge Bistro and Bar


Best Sunday brunch



Best power lunch

Bistro Don Giovanni


Best gourmet grub

Fremont Diner


Best breakfast

French Blue

St. Helena

Best family-friendly picnic tables

Gott’s Roadside

St. Helena

Chad Keig

Best flights and bites

Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley


Best custom picnic basket

Ram’s Gate WINERY


Best poolside lunch

Rosso and bianco Pool CAFE


Best Michelin star




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