Sip Savor & Swirl: Long Beach Wine Bars Offer Patio Seating, Pick Up & Delivery
Wine lovers rejoice. Al fresco dining is bigger than ever – and your favorite Long Beach wine bars near 442 Residences are offering patio seating, along with pick up and delivery. Many of these establishments are owned and operated by passionate locals who want to share their love of the vine with the community, so you can support Long Beach businesses while you sip, savor and swirl under the stars! More good news – the stretch of Pine Avenue between First and Third streets will be closed to traffic 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the foreseeable future to help residents and visitors enjoy safe outdoor patronage. Cheers!
RISÜ Wine + Bar 207 E Seaside Way Suite A Long Beach, CA 90802
RISÜ is a stylish wine + bar on ground floor of The Crest residences, located in the center of the Rainbow Bridge, which connects the Long Beach Terrace Theater and the Convention Center in the heart of Downtown Long Beach. Owned and operated by District Wine alumni Mark Dunton, RISÜ is focused on tasty sharable tapas-style food plates, paired with an amazing wine selection and a full liquor cocktail program. Enjoy a glass on the large covered patio and take in the amazing night view. The 605-foot Rainbow Bridge is illuminated with 3,500 LED lights, 100 downlights, and 70 floodlights, so the bridge lights up like a Disneyland show.
Waters Edge Winery of Long Beach 217 Pine Ave. Long Beach, CA 90802
Situated right in the heart of downtown, Waters Edge Winery is open for patio dining. The grapes are globally sourced and wines are locally crafted. They produce up to forty different wines annually to create a unique portfolio from regions around the world including France, Italy, Spain, Australia, South Africa, U.S., and more, providing the opportunity to experience and share a large variety with their guests. The bistro menu offers wine-friendly favorites such as charcuterie and cheese boards, Pommes Frites, marinated olives & giardiniera, and even a bison burger. Call for reservations (833)-334-9463.
District Wine 144 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802
Located in the heart of Long Beach’s East Village, District Wine provides an inviting environment for the wine novice and connoisseur alike. Enjoy a unique selection of small production wines, craft beers, and delicious small bites on their patio. Come hungry and thirsty – leave satisfied and renewed. Check online for Happy Hour and Wine Tasting schedule.
Willmore Wine Bar 3848 Atlantic Ave. Long Beach, CA 90807
Established in 2012, Willmore has become one of Long Beach’s favorite wine bars, receiving several local awards and accolades from Sunset Magazine, Long Beach Press-Telegram, and Long Beach Post. Husband and wife team Ernie Henson and Christine Tasche selected the name Willmore to mount above the door as a tribute to William E. Willmore, Long Beach’s first real estate developer – the first person to visualize the area as the perfect place for a thriving city. Patio seating is available, along with food and wine to go.
Marina Wine Bar 194 N Marina Dr #101, Long Beach, CA 90803
Sip & savor your favorite wines, bubbly, and local craft beers at this friendly wine bar and tapas venue. With a wine list that rotates regularly, the menu is designed so you can sample several different wines and discover your own palate without having to purchase a full glass. The wines pair perfectly with the upscale tapas plates, gourmet flatbread pizzas, or charcuterie board, served on their lovely outdoor patio with plenty of fresh air.
Parkers’ Lighthouse 435 Shoreline Village Drive Long Beach, CA 90802
A proud recipient of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence, Parkers’ Lighthouse is known for its mesquite-grilled fresh seafood and spectacular views, and is home to a lovely waterfront patio and beautiful two-story wine cellar. At this time, they are seating a limited number of guests at a safe distance, offering a scaled-down menu to ensure an enjoyable dining experience. Reservations are highly recommended.
Utopia Good Food & Fine Art 445 E 1st St. Long Beach, CA 90802
Situated at the epicenter of both the culinary and artistic worlds of Long Beach’s Arts District, Utopia Restaurant offers a world-class ambiance that will tantalize your senses and whet your appetite. This bistro-style restaurant features a great wine bar, delicious continental cuisine, and a critically-acclaimed art program. Whether you’re feasting on the lovely lamb chops, succulent salmon, or wonderful scallops, or just seeking a scrumptious dessert and coffee, Utopia Restaurant offers the perfect ambiance for every occasion.
Photo #1: RISÜ Wine + Bar
Photo #2: RISÜ Wine + Bar
Photo #3: Waters Edge Winery of Long Beach
Photo #4: District Wine
Photo #5: Willmore Wine Bar
Photo #6: Marina Wine Bar
Photo #7: Parkers Lighthouse
Photo #8: Utopia Good Food & Fine Art