Our guests at Dove Farms Vineyards and Winery often ask for travel recommendations. There is so much to see, do and drink in and around Paso Robles that we’ve complied a list of favorites. All are wonderful. All have their own charm and attributes. Consider each a starting point to create your day.
Dedicated to quality wines for three generations, Dove Farms offers a selection of classic varietals to last: Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Chenin Blanc, and more.
870 Arbor Road, Paso Robles, CAMap
One of our favorites. Starr Ranch is an excellent, well-priced, low production wine. Beautiful, slightly out-of-the-way location. Worth the drive.
9320 Chimney Rock Road, Paso Robles, CAMap
Out of the way appointment-only tastings, RN Estate Vineyard offers excellent wine crafted by frenchman Roger Nicolas.
7986 North River Road, Paso Robles, CAMap
Villa Creek offers big, interesting, very good wines with cool labels. Owners of the wonderful restaurant of the same name in town.
5995 Peachy Canyon Road, Paso Robles, CAMap
French on the lighter side. Served in a lovely classic dining room. Try Bistro Laurent's well-priced prix fixe menu.
1202 Pine Street, Paso Robles, CAMap
Il Cortile features excellent modern Italian served in a well designed dining room.
608 12th Street, Paso Robles, CAMap
Excellent, mostly organic, Villa Creek serves seasonal cuisine in a beautiful modern rustic dining room or at the bar which is the most lively spot in town. Separate bar menu.
1144 Pine Street, Paso Robles, CAMap
Is Thomas Hill Organics a restaurant with a farm or farm with a restaurant? Nice courtyard.
1313 Park Street, Paso Robles, CAMap
Dark Nector sits next to Hewitts Hardware and across from iconic Templeton Feed building.
420 Main Street, Templeton CAMap
On 13th St. in Paso, Amsterdam Coffee is where the locals go for joe. Their backdoor opens to the courtyard of Thomas Hill Organics.
725 13th Street, Paso Robles, CAMap
Climb up to Black Hill with great views from the summit.
Black Hill Trail, Morro Bay, CAMap
Hike the Cerro Alto Trail.
Cerro Alto Rd, Los Padres National Forest, Atascadero, CAMap
Walk through the Elfin Forest in Los Osos.
Elfin Forest Preserve, Los Osos, Baywood-Los Osos, CAMap