Village Inn & Restaurant
A 5-minute drive from Guerneville - a much quieter, smaller place for a drink. Primarily a restaurant, but they’ve got a full bar, and a decent wine list. On nice days, you simply can’t beat a glass of wine on their patio overlooking the river. Beautiful. They also have a really nice dinner menu and…
The Village Inn offers a historic venue (Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire and other old Hollywood royalty used to frequent the halls and bar of this charming establishment) with good locally sourced food and a great bar if you want to stay in Monte Rio.
“Serving delicious California cuisine that has yet to disappoint, this little cafe also offers Sonoma Creamery’s frozen custard for dessert. Super yummy treat for your sweet tooth!”
“If you don’t want to drive all over but still sample wines from the area, you can drive 5 minutes to Duncans Mills and stop here for wine and cheese pairings. ”
“All your tea needs, and then some! This store is adorable, and a must visit for any tea lover. ”
“Locally owned restaurant with a Louisiana-inspired menu. Weekend brunch offers an extensive eggs benedict menu on Sunday. Order anything with the grits! Also the seafood pot is really good. Check the hours before you go. Seasonal hours vary. ”