Eat your way through the Humboldt community by dining at the many wonderful restaurants in and around the Avenue of the Giants. Humboldt's many local restaurants will take your taste buds on an unforgettable journey of authentic flavor. You can venture out to surrounding towns, such as Benbow, Shelter Cove and Fortuna, to further your dining experiences. From fine dining and casual grills to delis and cafes, Humboldt County has a lot to offer in terms of exciting food.
At Avenue Of The Giants, we have tried and tested knowledge on all of the best places to dine. Whether you’re seeking a fine dining experience, family-friendly restaurants or bustling bars and bistros, there’s a lot to appreciate about eating and drinking in and around the Avenue of the Giants.
The Avenue Café and the Eternal Tree House Café are situated on the actual Avenue of the Giants and offer a casual, friendly atmosphere close to the giant, ancient forest. Both offer classic American café food, with The Avenue Cafe offering Italian favorites too. The Eternal Tree House Café also offers free admission into a 20 foot room inside a 2500 year old living tree. Dine, drink, and relax among the famous redwood forest!
If you’re seeking natural health foods, Garberville has the new Souji House and Chautauqua Natural Foods Café, and Store offers organic gourmet sandwiches, a variety of gluten-free foods, and many other specialty products.
If you are looking for fine dining, look no further than the Benbow Historic Inn with it’s award winning wine cellar and extensive gourmet menu serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
In Redway, there is the Lost French Man who makes amazing wood-fired pizzas, delicious sandwiches, salads and dinner specials and they serve great beer and wine too!
And if you are heading out to Shelter Cove, don’t miss the new Mi Mochima with authentic Venezuelan cuisine that is to die for. There’s also the new Gyppo Ale Mill with some of the best craft beers you will ever have and great local farm to table restaurant too! And let’s not forget about Caffé Dolce in Whitethorn with it’s delicious paninis, fresh baked pastries, Italian sodas, espresso, and beer & wine.
While in Fortuna, don’t miss the new Angelina Woodfired Kitchen serving local meats, organically raised beef, lamb and delicious pizzas!
No matter what type of food you’re craving, Humboldt County does not disappoint!