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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 WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked 1000-Point Tables
Diner Reviews
  • "Best restaurant experience in Florida! Every visit is truly better than the last."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "I really enjoy Cafe Chardonnay. The fresh cut pasta with sausage was fresh and delicious. Also had a perfect rack of lamb as well as an excellent seaered ahi tuna."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "The retaurant is very pretty. Informed them we were celebrating a birthday, so seated, at corner window table, view of plants and lights---pretty! Scattered multicolored "Happy Birthdays" on table. Started with very smooth Reisling and interesting Belgian beer, (large list of wines, beers). Many nice things on menu---hard to choose. Had Oysters Rockafeller, shared beet salad, lobster for main entree. Partner had onion soup and duck. Food beautifully arranged, presented, excellent to eat! Service was warm, friendly. For dessert surprised us with slice of rich dark chocolate cake candle---complimentary! Prices not inexpensive but would definitely recommend Chardonnay for special occasions!!! Plan to return."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "This was not the first visit to this restaurant, but it was definitely the best. We were seated promptly. Food and service were first class, and we will return again"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "Or flying solo as another diner suggested. As a female dining alone, the service at the bar was great and I met some very nice people there."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "We absolutely love dining at this restaurant. It is a class act"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "Great place to get delicious food and excellent service!"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "great meal, as always! I have been coming to this restaurant ever since it opened and I have never been disappointed - the restaurant itself is beautifully appointed and comfortable and my meal was delicious and expertly served - this restaurant is a jewel, one of the best restaurants in the northern Palm Beach county area."
    Dined on 7/16/2014
  • "I cannot fault this restaurant for the food preparation and presentation and the service."
    Dined on 7/14/2014
  • "My husband and I took my parent's there for my mom's Birthday during the Summer 4 course menu special. This was truly one of the best meals we have had which we all found very impressive being we travel a lot and often dine at excellent restarurants. This will be at the top of the our list for special occasions and we are only limiting it to special occasions since we live 45 minutes away."
    Dined on 7/13/2014
  • "Cafe Chardonnay is the epitome of dining as opposed to just eating out. Each and every meal there is a delightful culinary experience."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Everything was delicious and very reasonably priced. The lobster bisque was to die for. Gorgeous ambiance. A hidden gem."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "Great food, Great for special occasions, We make up special occasions. The food is that good."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "The lunch specials for the month of July are fabulous! Will take advantage of it again. I had the grilled skirt steak salad and another person in my party had a sandwich with turkey, bacon and avocado - both were yummy!"
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "for many years now, i am always pleased with Cafe Chardonnay"
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "Always consistent in quality of food and service. From reception to finish, the service is friendly and professional."
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "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
  • "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 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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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
  • "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 tried Cafe Chardonnay because we were in the area and it was a 1000 point restaurant. The place was elegant and very quiet, service was great and the food was delicious. We would return there next time we are in the area."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "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
  • "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