Restaurants

Top Choice Californian in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Deckman's

Good luck not having fun at this warm-hued, adobe-walled, gravel-floored restaurant with the grill as aflame as the wine-drinking diners' spirits. Run by Michelin-starred chef Drew Deckman, it has hearty dishes like…
Californian in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Finca Altozano

Our favorite of celebrity Mexican chef Javier Placensia's restaurants, this laid-back-feeling place looking out over the vineyards has a cracking oyster bar and not-to-miss starters like chocolate clams with tuna, s…
Mexican in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

La Cocina de Doña Estela

Everyone's favorite breakfast in the valley. Doña Estella's is a welcome slice of traditional Mexico with huge egg dishes including the house specialty machaca con huevos (scrambled eggs with dried Sinola-style beef…
Food Truck in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Lupe

Just want a quick bite between wineries or maybe want a budget meal in the land of upscale dining? Fortunately celebrity chef Javier Placensia offers this humble yet delicious food cart. Fillings range from simple y…
Food Truck in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Adobe Food Truck

Come here for a laid-back lunch with Spanish flair. A few picnic tables are shaded under umbrellas on a brick patio between rosemary bushes. Tapas include flambeed Polish sausage with onions and sweet peppers, ham c…
Food Truck in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Troica

Right in the middle of the vineyards and set on a little hill, this is a fabulous place to enjoy fish, asada (grilled beef) or lechon (roasted suckling pig) tacos or perhaps a salad or octopus tostada (deep-fried to…
Mexican in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Taquería Los Amigos

Join the locals for absolutely superb (and massive) flour quesadillas filled with beans, cheese, excellent guacamole and carne asada (marinated grilled beef). The tacos are tasty too. Don't leave Tecate without tryi…
Modern Mexican in Ruta del Vino & Valle de Guadalupe

Corazón de Tierra

The restaurant looks out over picturesque rolling vineyards and hillsides, and the juxtaposition of rough-hewn timbers and starched tablecloths fits the rustic vineyard motif to a T.