214 E. Napa Street, Sonoma, CA 95476   •   707.996.9863   •   Email: hoi@sonic.net

The name Sonoma, and the sobriquet "Valley of the Moon," is traditionally said to be derived from an indigenous word for "many moons," though this notion is today considered romantic. It is however true that indigenous people lived here for twelve thousand years before the Spanish, Mexicans, and Americans arrived; and the name Sonoma may actually be derived, more prosaically, from a Mayakmah word, "noma," for town.

The Sonoma Valley and surrounding areas offer a wealth of activities ranging from the exploration of historic missions, to hiking nature's rich trails, to bicycling the picturesque countryside. Then there is shopping, dining, and mixing with the colorful local crowd. Below you will find information about attractions, restaurants and wineries. Need more ideas? Check out Sonoma Activities and Calendar of Events. Please visit our Trip Planner as well.


Cornerstone Festival of Gardens
23570 Hwy 121
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 933-3010

Jack London State Park
2400 London Ranch Road
Glen Ellen, CA 95442
(707) 938-5216

The Olive Press
24724 Arnold Drive
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 939-8900

Sonoma State Historic Parks
San Francisco Solano Mission, Sonoma Barracks,
General Vallejo’s Home
Sonoma Plaza
Sonoma, CA 95476
( 707) 938-9560

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
551 Broadway – Sonoma Plaza
Sonoma, CA 95476
( 707) 938-9560

Vella Cheese
315 Second Street East
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 938-3232


Paladin Walking Tours of Old Sonoma

Platypus Wine Tours

Vintage Wine Tours of Sonoma

Burdick Wine Tours


Sonoma Valley Passport Winery List

Sonoma County Passport Winery List


Cafe La Haye
Fresh California Cuisine
140 E Napa St
(707) 935-5994

Della Santina Tratorria
101 East Napa Street
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-0576

The Depot
241 First Street West
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 938-2980

400 W. Spain Street
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 933-3663

El Dorado Kitchen
Contemporary California cuisine
405 First Street West
(707) 996-3030

The Girl and the Fig
110 West Spain Street
Sonoma, California 95476
(707) 938-3634

Glen Ellen Inn Restaurant
13670 Arnold Drive
Glen Ellen, CA
(707) 996-6409

Harvest Moon Café
Cuisine with a Mediterranean twist.
487 First Street West
(707) 933-8160

Maya Restaurant
Fresh Yucatan
101 East Napa Street
( 707) 935-3500

The Red Grape
Salads, sandwiches & thin crust pizzas
529 First Street West
( 707) 996-4103

Shiso Restaurant
Modern Asian and Sushi Bar
522 Broadway
( 707) 933-9331

Swiss Hotel Dining
18 West Spain Street
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 938-2884

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