A three-story cellar and comprehensive wine list presented via tablet make this elegant restaurant a favorite for wine lovers (and local tech gurus) celebrating special occasions. Strengths of the wine program include top California wines, aromatic whites from around the world and plenty of large-format bottles.

Riot Dish: “Our signature dish is the Black Pepper & Parmesan soufflé this came off the menu for two weeks back in 2008 and people were literally angry.”