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In Sutter Creek:


Their talented chefs combine timeless traditions with their own creative twists. They carefully select the freshest local ingredients, ensuring every dish bursts with flavor. Each ingredient plays a vital role in crafting our menu, from farm-fresh produce to tender meats and aromatic spices. Visit Element.


Hotel Sutter

First established in 1858, the history of the Hotel Sutter is layered deep within its brick walls. A great place to stay and eat, it is definitely the place to feel like a local.  Enjoy cocktails on the balcony before dinner and watch Main Street from your perch.  Or wrap up your evening with a late night drink in the Copper Room. Visit Hotel Sutter.

Miller Wine Works

Chef and Winemaker Gary Miller prepares a variety of innovative dishes that are sure to please any serious foodie. The menu changes frequently to take advantage of the freshest ingredients available. These offerings are available on Saturday and Sunday. Visit Miller Wine Works.

Rosa's Cocina

One of the newest restaurants in Sutter Creek, Rosa's Cocina offers authentic Mexican fare with a fun vibe. Visit them at 15 Eureka St.  

Sutter Creek Cheese Shoppe 

Offering a wide array of select import and domestic cheeses, as well as other speciality products, the Sutter Creek Cheese Shoppe provides selections from everyday pleasures to special occasions and everything that you need to create you own custom charcuterie. Visit Sutter Creek Cheese Shoppe. 

Sutter Greek

If you're hungry for something with a bit of Mediterranean flair, Sutter Greek Restaurant is an authentic-ish Greek restaurant that serves a variety of dishes from breakfast to dinner. Their menu is filled with traditional Greek dishes that are sure to satisfy your cravings. Their modern and inviting atmosphere is perfect for a casual meal with friends or a romantic dinner for two. Visit Sutter Greek.


Amador Brewery

For a nice change of pace, coming or going from the Shenandoah Valley, stop in at Amador's craft brewery to taste its great line up of brews. It's a wonderful spot to meet locals, sample visiting vendors' ware and get the lay of the land. Visit Amador Brewery.


Imperial Hotel 

Dating from 1879, the historic Imperial Hotel in Amador City offers casual elegance in indoor and patio dining to visitors and local residents alike. The beautiful dining room has original brick walls graced with the serene paintings.This family-owned and operated establishment takes pride in featuring organic, locally grown produce, fresh meats and sustainably harvested fish and seafood. Visit Imperial Hotel.

Munnerlyns' Ice Cream

Offering the only hand-crafted frozen desserts in the Motherlode, Munnerlyn's is worth the detour to Pine Grove. Delicious, soul-satisfying and good for the environment - all of their cups, spoons, and straws are bio-compostable, plus they get 75 percent of their power from the sun! Visit Munnerlyn's Ice Creamery.

Taste Restaurant

Just a short drive from Sutter Creek, Taste is a James Beard recognized, Zagat-rated, Wine Spectator of Excellence awarded restaurant. Phew. The awards are as plentiful as its cuisine. Although the menu is constantly changing- providing healthy, flavorful, seasonal meals based on the county's bounty- the one dish not to miss is their signature Mushroom Cigars- a delightful mix of crimini, shiitake, oyster mushrooms, fresh herbs and goat cheese wrapped in phyllo. Visit Restaurant Taste.

Union Pub

'Comfort Food with a Seasonal Emphasis Made to Order' - says it all.  Just up the hill from Sutter Creek, in the charming village of Volcano- it is the perfect respite from a busy world.  Grab a table in the shaded patio, start with the Crispy Duck Wings, while you make the toughest decision - Lamb Burger or Seared Scallops.  Life is just too short! Visit the Union Pub.

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