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Cafe Chardonnay
Cafe Chardonnay
  • Address:
    4533 PGA Blvd.
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
    Palm Beach Gardens
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $31 to $50

Cafe Chardonnay Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.cafechardonnay.com/index.php
  • Phone: (561) 627-2662
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm, Dinner : Monday - Sunday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Frank Eucalitto
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Military Trail
  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Cafe Chardonnay
Café Chardonnay has been known as one of Palm Beach County's most exquisite restaurants since its opening in 1986 by owners Frank and Gigi Eucalitto. We offer the finest total dining experience featuring a casual, yet elegant atmosphere and award-winning cuisine that's perfect for lunch, dinner or your next private party.

We promise to delight you with the finest American cuisine. We also offer the perfect companion to any great meal: the finest wines available in South Florida. Our extensive wine list features classic favorites, rare vintages, and international wines from Argentina, Austria, Chile, Germany and Spain to name just a few.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerContemporary American
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked 1000-Point Tables
Diner Reviews
  • "Everything was excellent, especially the prix-fixe 4-course summer menu. And our waiter, Pete, was commendable once again. Of course we'll be back. And soon."
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "Have been going to this Best Restaurant in Florida for 25 years 20 times a year! Have not had a meal that was not the best we have ever had. The staff is by far the most Professional and warm. Linda remembered our Anniversary she is the best"
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "This is a class "A" restaurant with staff and chefs that much the finest in the world. The preparation and presentation is unbeatable."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Always excellent selection of dinner specials, food quality and presentation perfection, excellent service, great wine selection. Never had a bad meal or bad service. Restaurant getting dated other than that it's excellent."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "This was our first time at Café Chardonnay. It is a beautiful restaurant--so not beachy! We started with drinks at the bar and asked for our table right at the time of the reservations and had no wait. Our waiter was very knowledgeable about the food; his attentiveness was appropriate. My husband had the lobster and scallops special and I had the veal chop; both of us thought the entrées were outstanding! Both were well prepared exactly to our liking; his came with a pasta and light sauce, mine with risotto which was creamy, not at all sticky and gluey as it can sometimes be presented. The wine list is extensive with a variety of prices. To be clear, however; you are not going to get out of here without spending some bucks!"
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "The experience was terrific except for one thing. My companion ordered the shrimp appetizer, and one of the shrimp looked like it was the head instead of the meat, and inedible. When we told the waiter about it, nothing was done, not even an apology. I don't think he knew what to do. Everything else was above expectations . The lamb was excellent! We would still come again."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "We have been going to Cafe Chardonnay for the last 5 years and each time it is consistently excellent..., regardless of the season.... whether it is a gourmet seafood dinner or fantastic short ribs or chops, it is always a treat. Plus, the management knows how to treat their clientele. Upscale wine list and milieu."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Cafe Chardonney has 3 dishes I extremely like. Bouillabaisse, duck and yellowtail. This evening I had the Yellowtail. It was great. Our waiter was the best too. Although one of our diners was not satisfied with the dish he ordered (way too fatty) and said it was the worst piece of meat he ever had, I thought the restaurant would at least give us free dessert. It did not happen. I would definitely check the food before digging in next time. This was my first experience that was not the greatest though. Hopefully the food quality will be checked by the Executive Chef next time before it arrives at our table."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Great food, super service, What more could one want from a hidden local gem. We even got hugs at the door even though we only dine there once every couple of months. They even ent out of there way create a special steak meal for one of the diners. Terry Palm Beach Fl"
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Have been to Cafe Chardonnay many many times! Always delivers in every way. Thank you all."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Outstanding food and service. The restaurant is charming."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Ambiance, food, presentation and service was excellent. What a gem. The rack of lamb was incredible. Lobster and scallops were excellent. I will go back again and again."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "Our first time at Cafe Chardonnay. The service could not have been any more gracious and friendly. The food was excellent, delicious, inventive. Wish we lived closer to eat there more often. So pleased with our evening!"
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "Once again, we were struck by the contrast between restaurants whose menus promise much but fail to deliver, and the few whose descriptors way underplay the delicious tastes and flavors that await the delivery of any item. And, also once again, we delighted in the selection of two courses of appetizers, in favor of the more traditional - but much heavier and unhealthier - dinner sequence. That left room for two forks to make their way through the lightest-texture flourless chocolate decadence we've encountered."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "Was pleasantly surprised with the ambiance...very cozy and nice bar scene, given it was in a retail strip center. We ordered the lobster bisque and loved it! The best we have had in a while! We then ordered the rack of lamp and lamp chop and both were delicious! Service was very good. We were celebrating our anniversary and they gave us a nice cozy table. They also sprinkled "Happy Anniversary" sprinkles on our table...nice touch. Wish we could of had dessert...but, portions were a good size. We will definitely come again."
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "I had the "Summer special" two times since it started. both times the first two courses were very weak but the main dish was very good. They good do a little better on the first two course or just limit it to one first course and do it better,"
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "Second time eating here in two weeks, Service is divine. Wine list and selection can't be beat. Food was spectacular. Lamb chops prepared and presented well fish was fresh and well prepared."
    Dined on 5/27/2014
  • "Last minute reservation for 10 made 48 hrs in advance. Got a confirmation call several hours ahead of time. They put some simple "Happy Birthday" confetti on the table even! Simple, but nice touch. Our servers were outstanding and very attentive. All the dishes arrived within moments of each other and were hot and tastefully presented. The white linen table cloths and candlelight made for a warm and elegant ambiance. We ended with a lovely dessert sampler with candles for the birthday girl, provided by the restaurant. Overall great experience!"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Chardonnay offers a great dining experience in Palm Beach Gardens. One would never expect to find such a wonderful restaurant in a strip mall. The owners have created a three level restaurant with a cozy ambiance. I had the four course dinner on the summer menu. It was superb. My wife had the Lobster and scallops offering. It was even better. We love this place. It's easy to get a reservation in the summer but figure on a week's notice in the winter season when all the snowbirds arrive."
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "Cafe Chardonnay always has exciting new specials as well as regular items we love. They feature fresh fish, fresh vegetables and desserts are yummy, especially the flourless chocolate tort. Waiters are efficient but not annoying and the atmosphere is always busy and alive."
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "The four-course menu for Father's Day was very good, although the portions were on the small side (one wonders if they were smaller because they were part of the prix fixe menu). My wife said her rack of lamb was excellent and I agreed, whereas my swordfish dish was kind of dry and less raveworthy than the swordfish I'd had there the previous Sunday (I ate it without complaint, however). Nevertheless, the meal overall was well worth the cost and the wait staff and ambiance were very good indeed. Cafe Chardonnay continues to be an outstanding place to truly dine, especially in a time where faster and faster food is virtually slung at you at purportedly non-fast-food restaurants. Keep up the good work!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We have been to Cafe Chardonnay many times, but felt this time our server was not very attentive and the food quality has slipped. In decided if we will rush back."
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "As usual, the food here was very good to excellent. The watermelon salad was nicely balanced and perfectly dressed. The veal chop was generous in size, perfectly cooked and very tender. It was also delicious. The service was attentive and professional."
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "We had a very happily sated and satisfied group of 6 who loved everything about this restaurant! We'll all be back... and often."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "This is a top restaurant that constantly strives to deliver more than it promises. The innovation in the preparation and presentation of their menu is unique."
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "As usual, great food and service. We have never been disappointed eating here."
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "Highly recommend Cafe Chardonnay to friends and family."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Our last visit to the restaurant was a little disappointing but much to my surprise, I received a gift certificate from the owner to give the restaurant another try... I am so glad we did !!!"
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "As always, expensive but outstanding. ............................................................................................"
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Cafe Chardonnay is always a great place for an excellent dining experience. Food and service are tops. The rack of lamb is my favorite, but the seafood dishes are superb also. For best service, ask for Mike."
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "Being going to Cafe Chardonnay since they opened, they never disappoint."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "As always, Café Chardonnay delivers! The service is one of the best in the county. Flawless. The food is fabulous. Great choices, for everyone. We loved our entrees. Braised shortribs for my husband, macadamia crusted yellow tail snapper for me, and duck a l'orange for my mum-in-law. All executed to perfection. The chocolate almond torte was decadent. This will always be a great place for special occasions. "
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "We started eating at Chardonnay in 2001 and went through it ups and downs and now it seems as though it is on its downs again. "
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "This restaurant has, for years, been voted the best restaurant around. I completely agree. The menu is fantastic and the wine list will please anyone. I have never had a bad meal here. If you want to sit at the bar and eat, you will get the same quality and service as if you had the best table in the place. Would absolutely recommend that you make reservations as it is very popular. It is a perfect spot for a special occasion, or just a Tuesday night. You can't go wrong here."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Try this place it one of the best in Palm Beach Gardens"
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "Consistently delicious and always great for a special occasion or just a very nice dinner out. Food and service is impeccable. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!"
    Dined on 6/2/2014
  • "We truly enjoyed ourselves. From the front desk to handling of the bill, all was first class. The service was attentive but not overbearing. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Keep on returning to this restaurant for all my special occasion celebrations and very happy all the time. Food, service, wine list are very good."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Had a consistently good meal there as always. Lovely choice of appetizers and salads; but leave room for their apple strudel with cinnamon ice cream."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "The service was terrible. I ordered the lobster bisque and it was cold. The wait to get my food, a refill on my families drinks, and dessert was extremely long. Would not recommend the restaurant to family or friends. Waiter asked if he wanted salads but never mentioned that the salads were not part of the meal. For a $200.00 meal the service should be impeccable and the salads should not be a la carte. I experienced otherwise ands was quite disappointed."
    Dined on 5/31/2014