If you’re a foodie, Healdsburg, CA is Heaven. The small town exists in the heart of California’s wine country where three winegrowing regions meet. Enjoy breathtaking vistas, world class vintages, chic hotels and small-town charm. Sample wine, beer, burgers and haute cuisine that will keep you coming back year after year.
Where to Stay
Whether you’re looking for a luxury hotel or a cozy inn, you’ll find it in Healdsburg. Find wine and chocolates in your room at Hotel Healdsburg, a resort with gardens and a luxury spa. The Haydon Street Inn serves a three-course breakfast and French pressed-coffee in the morning and later, pizza from a wood fired oven while you stay at the Queen Anne Victorian. Camellia Inn is an 1869 Victorian with fireplaces in rooms and within 10 miles of 60 wineries.
What to Do
Experience Sonoma County from a hot air balloon with Up and Away Ballooning. Launch at sunrise for 60 mile views. See groves of giant redwoods with San Francisco’s skyline gleaming in the distance and return for farm-to-table fare and a glass of wine.
Beginning and experienced bikers alike enjoy touring the wine country on two wheels. Local vendors rent bikes for self-guided tours, so you can peddle the coast or meander from one winery to the next.
Shop like a native at Oakville Grocery, the longest operating grocery store in California. The Healdsburg store has many of the region’s most sought-after food items all in one place. Gather picnic items and enjoy them with a cold drink on the store’s patio.
Where to Eat
If you only eat one meal in Healdsburg, enjoy it at J Vineyard’s and Winery’s Bubble Room. Chef Carl Shelton crafts a five-course dining experience paired with unforgettable wines.
Dry Creek Kitchen serves American fair and California wine in an indoor-outdoor setting. Spoonbar uses locally-grown ingredients to take comfort food to a whole new level and serves it with spirits crafted by local artisans. The fine tequilas at Agave Mexican Restaurant and Tequila bar might be one of the best kept secrets in Healdsburg.
Who to Call for Heating, Cooling and Plumbing
Healdsburg is about enjoying all life has to offer, but residents still experience everyday headaches. Ongaro and Sons has been solving heating, cooling and plumbing problems in Sonoma County for more than 80 years. for all your HVAC and plumbing needs.