July 19, 2024
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Shop, Dine or Stay at Historic Railroad Square

In Old Town Santa Rosa, restored turn-of-the-century buildings are filled with specialty shops, antique stores, fantastic restaurants and elegant hotels. This area is known as Railroad Square and was developed in the 1880s when the first trains arrived in Santa Rosa. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. The 1904 train depot has been restored and is home to the California Welcome Center as well as the Santa Rosa Convention and Visitors Bureau. There you will find everything you need to plan your trip and maximize your stay. You’ll find dining for all tastes and budgets, plenty of diverse and charming shops and inviting tasting rooms and wine shops.

Railroad Square’s specialty shops offer trendy fashions, sporting goods, enticing gifts and furnishings for your home. For those who love browsing and collecting antiques, Railroad Square is Santa Rosa’s Antique Row, with many shops to choose from. Looking for glitz? Railroad Square jewelry shops offer a full array of shopping choices, from vintage and estate to contemporary designs. Christmastime is a special delight in Railroad Square, with festivities throughout the month of December, including free carriage rides and a holiday tree lighting. Railroad Square is a wonderful central location for exploring the entire county, and you will find a number of places to stay, from a national hotel/spa to a charming historic hotel and award-winning restaurants. In fact, with over 18 restaurants, wine bars and coffee shops, your choices could not be more diverse. Railroad Square is located in Santa Rosa, off Highway 101 at the Downtown exit.

Historic Railroad Square
Off Highway 101 at the Downtown Exit, Santa Rosa, Ca
(707) 578.8478 • www.railroadsquare.net

Food+Drink:

4th St. Cellars:
Sip with us daily at our cozy wine bar & tasting lounge. Featuring the fine wines of Bonneau, Egret & Opal Moon.
127 Fourth Street. • 4thstreetcellar.com • 707.806.2779

A’Roma Roasters:
Coffee & Tea A’Roma Roasters has been rocking the county since 1991. Serving food, award winning coffee and featuring local musicians and artists. Outside seating available.
95 5th St. • aromaroasters.com • 707.576.7765

Americana Classic:
Farm-to-Table. Breakfast & Lunch, lovingly prepared with locally-sourced proteins & vegetables.
205 5th St, Suite A • americanasr.com 707.755.1548

Chevy’s Fresh Mex:
California inspired, mesquite firedvflavor and farm fresh ingredients. Chevy’s serves up delicious simplicity in a casual, energized atmosphere.
24 4th St. • chevys.com • 707.571.1082

Jackson’s Bar & Oven:
Oven Jackson’s Bar & Oven is Santa Rosa’s “go-to” restaurant. A true local favorite featuring classic American cuisine and creative dishes from their wood-fired oven.
135 4th St. • jacksonsbarandoven.com • 707.545.6900

La Gare French Restaurant:
Traditional French cuisine in an elegant, relaxed atmosphere. Open daily at 5pm. Gluten free and private party options. Wine Bar.
208 Wilson St. • lagarerestaurant.com • 707.528.4355

LoCoco’s Cucina Rustica:
Outstanding rustic Italian cuisine, named “Best Italian Restaurant” year after year. Come “mangia” with us in our beautiful little slice of Italy right here in Railroad Square.
117 4th St. • lococos.net • 707.523.2227

Nimble & Finn’s:
Handmade organic ice cream, gourmet grilled cheese, and beer, wine, and champagne floats.
123 4th St. • nimbleandfinns.com • 707.666.9590

Toad in the Hole Pub:
Hand-crafted plates of traditional English faire for our pint drinkers, game watchers and happy hour regulars.
116 5th St. • 707.544.8623

Shop+Play+Stay

6th Street Playhouse:
The North Bay’s premiere, professional, live theatre company presents plays and musicals for every taste!
52 W. Sixth St. • 6thstreetplayhouse.com • 707.523.4185

Assistance League® Thrift Shop:
Upscale, resale shop offering quality clothing, accessories, housewares, small appliances, books and decorator items.
5 W. Sixth St. • sonomacounty.assistanceleague.org • 707.546.9484

Disguise The Limit:
This unique local costume store has been dressing people for over 40 years. Get dressed up and pose dead or alive in our old timey photo booth and be a part of our Book of the Dead!
129 4th Street • disguisethelimitsr.com • 707.575.1477

Energize Hot Yoga of Santa Rosa:
Yoga – Pilates – Fitness. Introductory Special: 5 classes for $55-, or 1-month unlimited classes for $69. Check out our Friday Happy Hour Yoga Classes!
522 Wilson St. • energizehotyoga.com • 707.545.9642

Hot Couture Vintage Fashion & Costume Rentals:
An eclectic, well-curated inventory of pre-1980 vintage pieces for men and women plus award-winning costume rentals.
101 3rd St • hotcouturevintage.com • 707.528.7247

Olde Towne Jewelers:
Stunning collections of antique & estate jewelry, diamonds & Rolex watches–expert jewelry + watch repair.
125 Fourth St. • oldetownejewelers.com • 707.577.8813

OldTown Furniture/Furniture Depot:
Serving Sonoma County for over 42 years with a wide selection of furniture & accessories that fit your lifestyle.
100+ 110 Fourth St. • oldtownfurnitures.com • 707.575.8287

Welfare League Thrift Shop
Unique resale shop featuring nearly new clothing for the entire family; jewelry, housewares, crafts, books, games, accessories & collectibles. Open Mon 11-3pm; Tu-Fr 12-3pm; Sa 12-3:30pm.
126 Fourth St. • welfareleague.org • 707.542.7480

Whistlestop Antiques:
Celebrating 48 years with friendly staff and fun merchandise in RRSQ’s Antique Row. “Voted Best”.
130 Fourth St. • whistlestop-antiques.com • 707.542.9474

Hotel La Rose:
Extending a warm welcome to visitors since 1907. Historic ambiance and timeless hospitality.
308 Wilson St. • www.hotellarose.com • 707.579.3200

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