Local ingredients are very significant here in Yolo County. Leading producers like Capay Organic Farm, Full Belly Farm, Seka Hills, Riverdog Farm, Pasture 42, and numerous others are becoming mainstays for more restaurants not only in Yolo County but throughout the Sacramento region. “Farm to Fork” is not just a catchphrase—it is a way of life here.
2 Main Street, Winters
Landmark restaurant serving fantastic signature tri-tip, steaks, and specials.
435 Main Street, Woodland
Savory Irish pub fare, great bar, and check out the Whiskey Vault!
500 1st Street, Davis
Fresh healthful gourmet pizzas using locally sourced seasonal ingredients.
306 6th Street, Woodland
Experience an original local take on South-of-the-Border favorites.
722 A Main Street, Woodland
Comfortable café serving breakfast, lunch and dinner emphasizing local, organic fare.
19326 County Rd. 78, Brooks
Inventive small deli offers fresh seasonal artisan salads, sandwiches, charcuterie and snacks.
Mojo’s / Kitchen 428
428 1st Street, Woodland
Sophisticated haunt featuring farm-to-table New American cuisine and cocktails.
Morgan’s on Main
614 Main Street, Woodland
“Feel Good” fine dining establishment with diverse New American menu.
27850 County Rd. 26, Winters
The region’s leader in farm-to-table cuisine, with inspired high-end dining in a stunning setting.
Preserve Public House
200 Railroad Ave., Winters
Hip bar and eatery offering beautifully prepared local, seasonal fare, plus craft beers and artisan cocktails.
Putah Creek Café
1 Main Street, Winters
Family-owned eatery featuring all-day American fare (including wood-fired pizza) in a homey setting.
Steady Eddy’s Coffee
5 East Main Street, Winters
Coffee house featuring cafe menu and full juice bar.
Seasons Restaurant & Bar
102 F Street, Davis
Relaxed, upscale eatery offering a rotating menu of locally sourced American fare and craft cocktails.
Yolo County is chock-full of culinary adventures, regardless of your tastes or proclivities. If you are into the craft-beer scene, you’re sure to enjoy our very refreshing breweries and taprooms. If you are wine-tasting affectionato, consider heading to Clarksburg, Winters, Dunnigan Hills and Capay Valley to sample some of the best—and most affordable—award-winning wines in Northern California. To find culinary events happening now or in the future, flip through our Calendar. And for a closer look at some of Yolo County’s leading culinary lights, check out the posts in our Blog.
A Farm to Table Family: Savory Cafe
If you’ve eaten at the Savory Café on Woodland’s revitalized Main Street, you’ve probably seen the hard-working and driven executive chef Toby Barajas popping in and out of the kitchen. And maybe you’ve had occasion to glimpse Juan’s wife Kristin’s strawberry blond head (containing extreme smarts but we’ll get to that later) surveying the operations. But almost definitely, if you’ve been to the Savory, you’ve heard Juan Barajas “the business brother” talking excitedly about food. more…
Welcome to Beertopia
With a half-dozen microbreweries producing insanely good craft beers—Eye of the Lager, anyone?—Yolo County is becoming one of California’s capitals of beer touring. more…
Wine Tasting in Winters
We asked long-time Sunset Magazine travel editor Peter Fish to visit Winters and tell us what he found there ~ here is his entertaining report. more…
A Culinary Tour Through Yolo County
In honor of California Restaurant month we’re bringing you some of the best culinary experiences in Yolo County…where farm-to-fork is a way of life. From Davis to Woodland to Winters you’ll find some of the best dishes your taste buds have ever experienced! Follow our list to taste your way through Yolo County. more…