The Best Restaurants in Sutter Creek, CA, Jackson and Amador County

Enjoy the scenic Gold Rush towns of Jackson, Sutter Creek, Volcano, Plymouth and Amador City in the heart of the Mother Lode. This small county hosts big time museums, famous galleries, unique antique shops and historical sites like Indian Grinding Rock State Historical Park, Kennedy Gold Mine and Tailing Wheel Park. Daffodil Hill explodes with thousands of blossoms mid-March through mid-April, drawing visitors from around the world. Tour and sample wines from more than 45 award-winning wineries nestled in the foothills and taste for yourself why Amador County wines are beginning to rival Napa for those in the know. Whatever adventure draws you to California’s Gold Country, we will guide you to the perfect places to eat.


Taste Restaurant in Plymouth, CA

Plymouth, CA Restaurants

Taste Restaurant 
Experience this ZAGAT rated, James Beard Award-winning restaurant at the gateway to Amador’s Wine Country. Taste has been selected as one of the Top 100 Restaurants in America by Wine Enthusiast Magazine!

Beth Sogaard’s Amador Vintage Market and deli
A gourmet delight with the finest selection of fresh sandwiches on house baked breads, elegant entrées, charcuterie, artisan cheeses, desserts and gelato – everything to satisfy a snack or sit down meal. Grab-and-go on your way Amador Arts Summer Concert Series &  Amador Flower Farm and local vineyards.

Taste and Amador Vintage Market offer incredible catering for weddings and events. If that sparks your interest, we dive deeper into California’s Gold Country Weddings here:
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Restaurants In Sutter Creek, CA

Sutter Creek, CA Restaurants

Buffalo Chips 
An award-winning bakery with burger, soup and salad specials. Stop in for homemade pie and ice cream!

Hotel Sutter Restaurant and Bar
Serving fresh, farmhouse flavors 7 days a week. All produce and meats are locally sourced for a truly unique lunch, dinner or Sunday brunch.

Cavana’s Pub and Grub
Grab lunch or dinner at this awesome little eatery for a lively vibe with huge portions of great food and drinks.



Stanley's Steakhouse - Award Winning Restaurant in Jackson, CA

Jackson, CA Restaurants

Rosebud’s Café & Market 
 farm to fork café featuring fresh, local, seasonal food and drinks. You are what you eat, get real at Rosebuds.

Stanley’s Steakhouse at The National Hotel
An unforgettable dining experience wrapped in Gold Rush-era charm. Enjoy Del Monte Meats prepared to perfection and award-winning wines for lunch or dinner.

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit
A reliable chain eatery featuring house-smoked meats, stuffed baked potatoes, sandwiches, sliders and classic sides.

Teresa’s Place
Has been serving traditional Italian cuisine since 1921 in the quaint, family-owned establishment with a patio.



Volcano, CA Restaurants

Volcano Union Inn and Pub
A traditional California pub in a historic four-room Bed and Breakfast offering casual fare and simple but stylish accommodations.

The St. George Hotel
Enjoy fresh, contemporary cuisine in the dining room of this historic, landmark hotel plus wine and spirits in the saloon.



Amador City Restaurants

Amador City, CA Restaurants

The Imperial Hotel
Dating from 1879, this historic establishment features organic, locally grown produce, fresh meats and sustainably harvested seafood in casual elegance on the patio or dining room.


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