Wine Bar

A good wine bar can be hard to find, but we've got you covered. Chowhounds weigh in on the best wine bars in every city, with points for good beverage lists, excellent light bites, and ambiance.


Kyoto Non-Japanese Options

by fatcatbehemoth 8 months ago

Hello all. While I've been a long-time lurker here, this is my first post. I am visiting Kyoto this November, and am grateful to all contributors to the numerous threads I have read to narrow down ...

Any new must try wineries or restaurants in Santa Ynez valley? It's my 50th birthday, looking for special!

by elizabetheatsfood 17 days ago

Hello everyone! We are heading up to Santa Ynez for the weekend, staying in Santa Ynez for the first time. We usually stay in Los Alamos. We have been many times but not in quite a few years. We ...

Troquet on South's Summer Wine Sale (Boston, MA)

by BostonBestEats 10 months ago

TALES OF TROQUET (Act 1, Scene 1) Late Sunday night I noticed Troquet on South had posted an Instagram video entitled: "A sneak preview of tomorrow night's opening of our annual Summer Wine Sale...

Gramercy Park Brasserie & Wine Bar Coming to Duboce Triangle (SF)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

The New York restaurant group has announced that its west coast debut will be Gramercy Park Brasserie & Wine Bar San Francisco. Projected opening date is April 1, 2019 at 216 Church Street.

Cork Wine Bar - Washington D.C.

by vsimoncini 6 years ago

What a disappointment. Really looked forward to an evening spent sampling the energy and flavor of 14th St. north of Logan Circle. Having already enjoyed an evening with the folks at Chuch Key, as...

Haley.Henry (Downtown Crossing, Boston MA)

by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

Has anyone been to newly opened Haley.Henry wine bar in Downtown Crossing yet? I have to say this Globe review piqued my interest: https://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/food-dining/2016/09/19/h...

Needing recommendations for Denver dining in early October

by prilla 6 months ago

Staying 5 days visiting family and looking for solid food spots. We've enjoyed Beast & Bottle and Guard and Grace on prior visits. Staying at the Maven hotel & interested in walkable spots too. Win...

Outdoor drink with a toddler in Manhattan

by Ilovevino 8 months ago

Hello, I'm a single mom of a 15 month old, coming from the SF Bay Area to NYC for a wedding. I've been to NYC many times, lived here for a short stretch, but this will be the first time with my ...

Pintxo Pincho Tapas Bar (Woburn, MA)

by BostonBestEats 7 months ago

PINTXO PINCHO: In case you are wondering, it is pronounced "pin-toh pin-choh" A fun & lively small bar in downtown Woburn, with excellent service and paintings by one of the owners on the wall (...

City Winery (Boston, MA)

by BostonBestEats 9 months ago

SHOULD REALLY BE CALLED: "@#$%& Winery" https://youtu.be/WW4ZGO_Hi_8 You know how I love wine...which explains why we were Ubering down to Troquet to enjoy the best wine list in New England f...

Pico Restaurant @ Los Alamos General Store

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Last week I dropped into Pico Restaurant as one of the few options open on Wednesday night after cutting short my visit to Norman. https://www.chowhound.com/post/norman-restaurant-bar-skyview-motel...

Meritage Wine Bar, Glen Cove

by Motosport 10 months ago

We decided to hit the Meritage Wine Bar in Glen cove for an early dinner yesterday. This place is a hidden gem. Not so hidden but a gem none the less. Extensive wine list and interesting menu....

Esan Classic | Tenderloin - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

At the start of the year, a friend joined me for lunch at the new Esan Classic in the Tenderloin. It shares an owner with Lers Ros, located across the street.

The Crudo Bar at Moody's The Backroom (Waltham, MA)

by BostonBestEats 11 months ago

Stopped by El Rincon de Moody's (next to Moody's The Backroom & Moody's Delicatessen), but it turned out that they were closed and last weekend's tacos & BBQ were essentially a soft opening just to...

Vintage Wine Bar | Santana Row - San Jose

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Last week I met a friend for a glass of wine at Vintage Wine Bar in Santana Row.

Beer-and-Wine-Only Bars in NYC

by the mess 11 months ago

Hi all, I just posted a related question on another thread [https://www.chowhound.com/post/nyc-restaurants-infrastructure-1071079] so please forgive the spamming, but keeping this separate as it...

Vaison la Romaine bound

by roux42 1 year ago

Hello folks, We are heading to Vaison la Romaine tomorrow and looking for any last minute ideas. We rented a house a 20 minute walk from town and we have a car. Looking for things to do within...

The Salzburg | North Beach - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The Salzburg opened in October, taking over the venue that had been Cinecitta in North Beach. In the neighborhood on a warm afternoon, I poked my head inside and wound up staying for a late lunch/p...

The Lodge Bar in Queenstown, New Zealand

by jesstaaffe 1 year ago

The Lodge Bar in Queenstown, New Zealand would have to be one of my absolute favourite bars that I have ever been to. I discuss this in detail in the blog post linked but I'd love to hear about eve...

Monterey's The Wharf Marketplace Closing March 15

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Sad to see today's announcement that The Wharf Marketplace will close as of Thursday, March 15. This flyer is good for 20% off select items.