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Kitchen428 Restaurant

4.4
315 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Local Ingredients
  • Good for Birthdays
Kitchen428 Restaurant & Mojo's Lounge are Woodland's premier dining and gathering spots for lunch, dinner, special events, banquets & cocktails. Located on the First Floor of the Jackson Building (Former home of Morrison's Upstairs) Kitchen428 Restaurant specializes in fresh, local and seasonal ingredients in both the creative dishes from the kitchen and in our hand crafted cocktails just next door in Mojo's Lounge.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Californian, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Open 7-Days-a-Week - Lunch: Everyday: 11:00am - 4:30pm; Dinner: Everyday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm; Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm
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Phone number
(530) 661-0428
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
Our Private Dining space is located on the Third Floor and is available for large parties, private meetings & celebrations. We can accommodate a wide range of budgets and can seat 50 people for dinner or up to 60 people for cocktail parties. Please call 530-661-0428 to schedule your next banquet.
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Private party contact
Christy Hayes: (530) 661-0428
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Bust Street
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Parking details
Free Street parking available on Bush & First Streets.
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Special events & promotions
Mojo's Hot Summer Nights Cruise-in Car Show: Every Third Thursday May-October: Cars Cruise in anytime after 5pm (FREE) Music & Car Show starts at 6pm. Free All Ages Event
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 315 People Are Saying
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4.4
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4.5
service
4.3
ambience
4.2
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88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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4.0Dined on April 14, 2018

My disappointment was in making an online reservation, twice, referencing the special occasion of my brother's birthday - he was visiting from the East Coast. IF this restaurant acknowledges or does anything extra for special occasions, they didn't do it for my brother or let me know what could be done. Otherwise, food and service good and would return, but not specifically for a special occasion.

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

I live in Woodland so I am very familiar with the restaurant and bar. The service couldn't have been any better. One of the items we ordered was a side of asparagus and it was overcooked and short on presentation. It was a very generous serving but some of the spears were lighter in color than the green you expect on the vegetable. It was mushy and overcooked and looked like it was dumped on the serving dish, spears going back and forth and piled on top of each other. Because we both love asparagus we ate all of it in spite of the appearance. I will not order it again. In fact, I will be cautious when ordering any veggie side.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Great service and amazing food! Highly recommended!

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5.0Dined on April 4, 2018

Food was great and the service was great

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4.0Dined on March 25, 2018

We had a reservation for 7 and when we arrived the staff was very apologetic because the group in front of us was taking much longer then expected. They put us at a table in the bar while we waited and gave us a free round of drinks. Once we were seated the service was excellent and we had a great time.

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4.0Dined on March 25, 2018

My friends and I went for prom. Our waiter was very nice, and helpful. It took quite a while to get our food, but it was worth the wait

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4.0Dined on March 11, 2018

For birthday celebration. Had short ribs only boo Hoo was thought it would be on bone? But more like a roast. My friend had rib eye which was great and other had burger which loved. Hoping summer can utilize outdoor patio .

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Four world-traveling friends on a hunting weekend. What a find - and surprise.

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Great food and attentive staff

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3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Food quality was mediocre for the price paid. Seating is uncomfortable both physically and socially; too close together for intimate dining and carrying on quiet conversation. Open floor-plan lends well to groups. Service was quite good.

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5.0Dined on March 5, 2018

Third trip. When we are staying at local hotels to catch an early morning flight we make a point of having dinner @ this restaurant.

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Crab cakes ok, salom very good and the beet salad very good. Very nice find in Woodland.
They have a thing for doors there all over the ceiling.

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4.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Had a great experience because Melissa, our server, was awesome. She certainly made you feel very happy to be there and very important to her. She juggled all her tables and all our queries in stride. Will always ask for her next time I go in!

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3.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Food is locally sourced, lots of organic and dependably good. I downgraded overall review because the menu choices, which, with the exception of daily specials, have remained essentially the same in the three years I've lived here. It would be nice to change it up and perhaps introduce new offerings or rotate. Otherwise, it becomes boring and predictable. Woodland could certainly use a bit more variety and excitement in the cuisine area! The decor is beginning to look a bit worn, and might do with a little sprucing up, also. And get some yummy desserts -- there are a few awesome vendors in Davis and Winters, if owner prefers to outsource while pondering pastries!

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4.0Dined on February 24, 2018

We dined at 428 since it is a block from the Woodland Opera House where we had tickets. Our reservation was honored and the 2 of us got a 4-top, so plenty of room, and the noise level was good. Food was very good, a little salty for our taste but we enjoyed the baked brie, wedge salad, short ribs and pork loin. Service was good, but mains came a minute before we finished our salads; better pacing would have been appreciated. Overall, a very good dinner, and we plan to return.

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3.0Dined on February 19, 2018

Between our over spirited server along with being seated next to a table of 6 who failed to mute their phones (many texts and phone calls came in) ... we couldn’t wait to get out of there. Food too salty and baked brie burned on the bottom.

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

Always a great meal and friendly, helpful staff. Food was excellent as usual.

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2.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Unfortunately my stuffed lobster was so undercooked, it was uneatable. The spring vegetables were roasted into oblivion and the couscous though tasty, was barely warmed up. Another at our table had to send the cioppino back because it was cold and two of the others got surf & turf and their lobster was under cooked as well. They were very apologetic, comped two of our meals and offered a free desert, but being a bit queasy from eating some of the raw lobster I declined. The food seemed like it was all cooked ahead and reheated, but not very well. We went with two other couples all of us celebrating anniversaries and we didn't get so much as a Happy Anniversary. One of the couples has been here several times before and will probably go again, but it was a disappointment that we won't repeat soon.

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4.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Dinner was a get-together with an old college friend. As usual the service and food were good and the ambiance is always charming. My stuffed salmon was excellent but my friend's lobster was tough and grisly. When she told our waiter, he and the manager comped our dessert that night and for the next time my friend was there. I think this was the first time I have ever had a problem dining here and they were immediately on top of the situation.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Excellent selection, service and food. Very friendly.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Kitchen 428 is a great combination of great food, excellent service, and a wonderful atmosphere. We are always pleased at 428 and you can know you are going to have a great evening!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

My husband and I took my Mom and her best friend out to lunch for Valentine's Day. We had a great lunch - the seafood sandwich is amazing. We love that Christy serves wine from a local winery - Matchbook. Yummy!

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5.0Dined on February 11, 2018

We're lucky to have this great restaurant in Woodland. Great food, excellent staff, and ambiance all at a reasonable price.

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5.0Dined on February 8, 2018

First time dining in Woodland (after a move from the Bay Area), on par with good dining in larger metropolitan areas. Service was exceptional, food excellent. Two of us enjoyed te Monkfish special (it's been years since I've seen Monkfish as an option on a menu - loved it); one of us had the Eggplant tagine - perfect for the GF vegan in the party. This will be a favorite go to spot!

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4.0Dined on January 31, 2018

We had a lovely birthday celebration at Kitchen 428. The wait staff was attentive, knowledgable, and friendly. The cocktails, prime rib and cioppino were excellent. We love this local spot!

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4.0Dined on January 29, 2018

Nice little place. Great Woodland location. Good food. Nice servers

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

loved it! literally the best dinner I have ever had

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

The restaurant has lots of charm, food was good and we enjoyed our time there ! We would definitely return.

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1.0Dined on January 26, 2018

Service and attitudes were absolutely terrible. Plan to depend excessive time here, servers are non-existent. The food is decent quality but until they rectify customer service, I'd consider getting food to go.

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5.0Dined on January 25, 2018

Birthday dinner for a family friend. Kitchen 428 has consistently great food and friendly great service. Also excellent menu variety, satisfied range of tastes from hard core meat eaters to picky plant eaters!

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5.0Dined on January 20, 2018

From the appetizer to dessert the meal was outstanding. We sat in the bar and had drinks and an appetizer prior to our dinner reservations. Recommend the cinnamon pear mimosa and warm spinach artichoke dip with toasted crisini. The fresh salmon stuffed with shrimp, mushrooms and sun dried tomatoes was on point. Opted to share the creme brulee for dessert. Best ever. Highly recommend. You will not be disappointed.

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4.0Dined on January 13, 2018

The atmosphere is great and also the food and wine.

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Great food and excellent service. This was my second visit and I will be visiting again.

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4.0Dined on January 2, 2018

Lunch with business associates, service was quite good and food very good. Would recommend with pleasure.

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5.0Dined on December 29, 2017

Great restaurant. The food is always excellent with lots of choices. They usually have s fresh fish special of some kind. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. The price is reasonable for the quality of the food.

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1.0Dined on December 20, 2017

We were very disappointed in the food. I ordered a hamburger medium and it was very well done. My wife ordered the chicken bacon sandwich and the bottom bun was soaked with the
sauce making it very difficult to eat. We won't return...

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5.0Dined on December 10, 2017

This was our second visit to Kitchen428 in the past month! Both times the service and food has been phenomenal. Tonight we took my in-laws with us and could not have been happier! We will definitely be making this one of our go to family restaurants!

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5.0Dined on November 25, 2017

We have now visited three times (lunch and dinner) with three different sets of friends. Consistently pleased with the wait staff and the food. Great menu selections and great value. Patio dining was our favorite as we brought our dogs and enjoyed the outdoor setting. I hope they can maintain the quality and retain their fine staff. It makes for a great experience.

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5.0Dined on November 9, 2017

My friend and I had a very relaxing lunch with great food. Never had a bad meal here.

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5.0Dined on November 4, 2017

Very nice atmosphere and wonderfulfood and service

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