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Willie Bird's Restaurant

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1150 Santa Rosa Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-5421
+1 707-542-0861
07:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rude waitress her favorite saying seems to be "well you're welcome very much". Nice atmosphere inside. Walls adorned with turkey platters.

Thank Karianne H
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was good , food was comforting and tasted great. My second time here & the quality has stayed true. Husband had the traditional turkey dinner & said it all tasted home cooking. I had the turkey stroganoff. Flavor was good but turkey was dry, but I was warned asking for all breast meat would ruin the integrity of the... More 

Thank Sherri H
Geyserville, California
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Walking in to Willie Bird's is like traveling back in time for me. My Papa, Elmo Martini would take me here when I was about 4 years old. The place looks and smells exactly the same! I think some of the employees are even the same!!! Unchanged from the day it was open in 1981, the front door handle has... More 

Thank MikeandMeliss
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We went to dinner and had the prime rib. The portion was so big I couldn't finish it. The mashed potatoes were very creamy and delicious. The chicken and rice soup was perfect with tons of chicken and vegetables in it. My son had the hamburger and said it was moist and flavorful. We didn't have room for dessert because... More 

Thank Damini J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Feel like a hearty thanksgiving meal come here and get the roast turkey dinner. No better place to eat turkey in Sonoma county.

Thank Jennifer M
Oakley, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We were in Santa Rosa for business on a Saturday morning. I had seen this place before and thought it would be a good place for breakfast. We were seated right away and got water quite quickly. That's where the good feeling ended. After figuring out what we wanted to eat, we waited. And waited. And waited. FINALLY the waitress... More 

Thank hart2hartX3
Fremont, California
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5,278 reviews
1,580 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,684 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We went for turkey at Willie Bird's in Santa Rosa. This place is famous for turkey. Its an old style diner and the restaurant was full by 5:00 o'clock. There is also a bar area. Service is very good. We both had a glass of cabernet sauvignon. We also enjoyed their turkey dinner which came with hor dourve, chicken noodle... More 

Thank mini
South Lake Tahoe, California
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400 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Willie Birds restaurant is a TURKEY! Best darn turkey ever – roasted breast, turkey pastrami, corn-beef turkey, smoked turkey, and the Best – absolute BEST turkey salad I have ever had !! This place advertises “Turkey Always” and “Turkey All Ways” – and they raise their own turkeys on the farm. AND folks,, they have a full bar with actual... More 

Thank Neal S
Santa Rosa, California
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Been here a long time so inside is a bit tired looking. But if you love turkey than this is the place. A bit pricey but food is hot and plenty. Turkey plate was yummy not dry and tasteless but good.

1 Thank Mary Ann M
Sonoma, California
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I ate early so there was a booth open. Took a while for my waitress to show up. Luckily she was the only one of the four that I saw who ever smiled. The other three had the attitude that they were serving life sentences so what difference did service make?. The atmosphere and patrons made me think of a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Santa Rosa Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-5421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-542-0861

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?