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The Cellar Lounge

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
35001 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-4008
+1 951-587-6688
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Wine Bar
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35001 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-4008
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are staying in the hotel and wanted a bite. The Cellar has a great atmosphere. Live music was very good and the singer engaged the crowd. He had a nice voice and good range of music including some nice originals. My husband ordered the...More

Thank BKSNtravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did not stay here, but we ate lunch in the Cellar Lounge. Nice atmosphere, good food, a little noisy but we were there on a Sunday. Grounds are beautiful, tasting room is great and the patio dining looked fantastic. We will try that next...More

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Such a great place to spend a late night in Temecula. The food is awesome, I recommend the tacos and pizza. Drinks are yummy, I had a martini that was delicious. The ambiance is wonderful. It's a dark, romantic underground cellar and they had live...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 6 July 2017

You will like the speakeasy feel of this cellar restaurant if you don't mind louder music due to excellent acoustics (the ceiling is barrel vaulted). This bar is on one side, with TV's for sports, then the other side has benches and booths with great...More

Thank Adamatkin
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Once you arrive, you'll never want to leave. The dim lighting, romantic wall hangings, abundance of fine cocktails, AND talented live entertainers make for the perfect romantic night out. And if you find yourself famished, you can still order Ponte's indulgent garden-to-table eats from here....More

Thank Abby C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We love going to the Cellar. We stay at South Coast Spa and Resort, and walk over to the Cellar. It's a convenient location, really love the décor and design. After our daughter's wedding at Ponte on Friday night, we met up with family and...More

Thank hal5fam
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We have had several meals at Ponte. However we never made it to the Cellar Lounge before. The music on Sunday night was a bit loud but it was enjoyable. And the food....it was out of this world. We will be back.

Thank Tukee2013
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great for casual dining with a good selection to choose both food and drink. Service is exceptional. Only downer is the loudness of the live music that starts at 6 PM. Unable to carry on a conversation without shouting.

Thank 645penny
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We came in early - so the place was pretty quiet - around 6 Pm. We ordered some appetizers and they were pretty good but not amazing - we decided to move on for our Birthday dinner. Might have to give it another try when...More

Thank smj133
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went for wine tasting at Ponte and decided to break it up with having lunch. It was a 2-hr wait at the vineyard so walked over to the Inn and went to the Cellar Bar. It was great - cozy - very comfortable and could...More

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Victoria M
20 January 2016|
Response from HappyGirlAdventurer | Reviewed this property |
We did not eat, only cocktails before dinner. Since it is located within the Ponte Vineyard Inn and their restaurant had some really excellent gluten free options, I would imagine they would offer these as well. Don't know... More
30 September 2015|
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Response from Monica R | Property representative |
Hello! We will have Thanksgiving dinner served in Bouquet Restaurant at Ponte Vineyard Inn. The Cellar Lounge will be serving its regular menu of pizza, sandwiches, salads, pasta and other appetizers and entrees.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Contemporary, Wine Bar
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35001 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-4008
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-587-6688
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