Where to Eat on the Mendocino Coast

After working up an appetite exploring Mendocino, savor delicious dishes made with the finest farm-fresh ingredients on the coast, courtesy of the talented chefs at these great restaurants.

In the Village of Mendocino

Luna Trattoria— Located right next door to us. Massimo and his team will make you feel like you’ve traveled to Italy as you partake in authentic and fabulous northern Italian fare, served in a festive and lively environment.

Café Beaujolais —Located right next door to us. Fine gourmet dining, with a great reputation. On site brick oven bakery, eclectic gardens.

Mendocino Café — 1 blocks away. In a casual setting, there is local art on the walls, local residents at the tables, and great food on the plates some organic ingredients.

Flow — 2 blocks away. One of the newest restaurants in Mendocino. Beautiful view of the Mendocino headlands overlooking Mendocino Bay. Menus are innovative and feature a full bar.

MacCallum House Restaurant — 2 blocks away. Fine dining in a Victorian setting, or café/bar dining in an ocean view glassed-in porch. Fresh organic ingredients, thoughtfully prepared.

Mendocino Hotel — 2 blocks away. Elegant Victorian dining room in the historic Hotel. Have a drink with the locals in the beautiful bar/lobby or relax by the fire in the lobby.

Trillium — 3 blocks away. A changing seasonal menu focused on locally sourced ingredients with friendly, efficient service, and attention to detail. Some ocean view tables.

The Ravens Restaurant at the Stanford Inn — A mile south of the village. Excellent and imaginative vegan food made from fresh organic ingredients in a beautiful setting with ocean, river and forest views. So tasty, even omnivores will enjoy it!

Little River

Little River Inn Restaurant — 3 miles south. Great food and a view of the Inn’s beautiful garden or eat at the bar with an excellent ocean view.

Wild Fish — 3 miles south. Great seafood in an intimate atmosphere with ocean views.


Albion River Inn — 15 minutes south. Bluff top ocean view restaurant serving consistently great food. Amazing wine list, helpful wait staff, live music.

Ledford House — 16 minutes south. Bluff top restaurant featuring gourmet food, spectacular views, and the chef’s art on the walls, too. Live music.