Best Bar

Bennett's Kitchen Bar Market

House of Oliver

The Boxing Donkey

The Monk's Cellar

Best Bartender

Paige Flynn at Paul Martin's American Grill

Rachel Koff at House of Oliver

Tony Molina at Hawks

Best Brewery

Knee Deep Brewing Co.

The Monk's Cellar

Best Cocktails

Bennett's Kitchen Bar Market

Fat's Asia Bistro and Dim Sum Bar

House of Oliver

La Provence Restaurant & Terrace


Combining the flavors of France and the Mediterranean regions with an emphasis on quality, fresh seasonal and locally-grown ingredients. La Provence is the perfect location for date night, gathering with friends and family, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, business dinners and presentations. Lovely, spacious indoor and outdoor accommodations from which to choose. The stunning outdoor terrace is available Spring, Summer and Fall, and is surrounded by 51 acres of parks and open space, elegant oak and olive trees, and a meandering creek.

Best Coffee/Tea Shop

Bloom Coffee & Tea

Shady Coffee & Tea

The Fig Tree

Best Happy Hour

Bennett's Kitchen Bar Market

Fat's Asia Bistro and Dim Sum Bar

Final Gravity Taproom

House of Oliver

Paul Martin's American Grill

Platinum Wine Lounge

Best Sports Bar

Bar 101 Eats & Drinks

Halftime Bar & Grill

Scoreboards Pizza & Grill

Best Wine Bar

Carpe Vino

House of Oliver

Paul Martin's American Grill

Platinum Wine Lounge


We offer a diverse wine list focused on California wines with a story to tell, as well as amazing local craft beers. Dine-in with specialty cured meats, artisan cheeses, and a selection of hors d'oeuvres, salads, sandwiches, & desserts. Live music every Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Come in and experience the difference!

Best Winery

Casque Wines

Lone Buffalo Vineyards


Fine Wines for Cowboys and Kings on the Placer Wine Trail. Lone Buffalo Vineyards offers premium wines crafted by a seasoned winemaker with the down-to-earth attitude of a small boutique winery. Family owned and operated by winemaker Phil Maddux and wife Jill, Lone Buffalo Vineyards is doing its part to return Placer County to its post Gold Rush roots as a premium wine-producing region.

Miraflores Winery


Nestled in the heart of Placerville’s picturesque Pleasant Valley region, where the oaks meet the pines, Miraflores is proud to serve an incredible array of estate grown wines sure to please any palette. Our stunning Mediterranean style tasting room surrounded by our peaceful vineyards is sure to carry your cares away. We are thrilled to say that we have received 90+ points from Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast for 50 of our wines, including a recent impressive 94 points for our newest release Yellow Block Zinfandel. Join us and our welcoming staff for one of our many events, including our annual Summer Food and Wine PAIRINGS out on our patio or just to relax and savor a glass of our delicious wine!

Wise Villa Winery


Worlds Away... Minutes from Home! Wise Villa Winery hand-crafts Award Winning, Certified Sustainable wines nestled here in the beautiful Sierra Foothills. #1 Winery of the Year in 2015 at the CA State Fair and #1 Most Awarded Winery in North America for Single Varietal Wines, 2019 SF Chronicle.