Holiday Hours for Monkey Cat 2016

Update: We are sold out for Thanksgiving! We are still accepting reservations for Christmas Eve & New Years Eve.    

Cruise Night, July 8th

It's that time again. Time for folks to roll out their vintage cars & hot rods. This car show takes place the second Friday of every month from May - September Tonight, July 8th, is the 3rd Cruise Night for the year. Just a reminder that the streets will be closed from 4PM-9PM starting at the clock tower on Lincoln Way and going all the way up towards Lincoln Way & Harrison Avenue. We will still be open this evening, and would like to remind our guests to give yourself a little more time while joining us to look for parking. There is parking behind us on Cherry ...

Easter Dinner in Auburn, Ca

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Join us here at Monkey Cat for a fine dining Easter Dinner! We are accepting reservations now and reservations are always required for holidays. Our chefs will be preparing our normal menu as well as a few delicious specials. Pair your meal with one of our locally produced wines, or a handcrafted cocktail. Our Banquet room is currently still available for a party of 12 or more. For more information on booking a large party, please call us at 530-888-8492 Click here (our website) or here (opentable) to make reservations online. We're looking forward to seeing you ...

Thank You!

A huge thank you to all of our hard working staff for pulling of another successful holiday weekend. We were sold out three days in a row for this Valentine's Weekend, and it went so well. Thank you to all of our guests for joining us this holiday weekend. We are so glad to have such wonderful customers, both new and long time regulars.  We truly hope that everyone had a great weekend, whether it was spent here at Monkey Cat, at home or at another one Auburn's great eateries. Here are a few pictures of our staff from Valentine's. If you took any pictures from the Valent...

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Restaurants we love in Auburn, Ca

Living in Auburn we are treated to some of the tastiest, and most diverse eateries around. These are some of our favorite locally owned & operated restaurants. Don't forget when dining out and shopping to think local first. Support the town you live in and the businesses that operate here. These are just a few of our awesome local restaurants: Tre Pazzi Trattoria Bootleggers  Carpe Vino Dingus McGees Joe Caribe Give them a try!   Support Local Business - Shop Local - Think Local

Wine Down Wednesday in Downtown Auburn!

Join us every Wednesday and enjoy 25% off of any bottle of wine! We have quite a few local reds, as well as some from Napa & Sonoma Valley. To check out our current  wine list go here.  We always suggest reservations, and you can easily do so by going back to the home page, and clicking on the "Make Reservations" button. *Please note that Wine Down Wednesday cannot be combined with any other coupons, discounts or happy hour.*

Current Wine Lists at Monkey Cat

Here is our current Wine Lists *We will be changing our lists again soon, and because of that certain wines are only available while supplies last. *

Wine Down Wednesday

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Happy Wednesday Auburn! Every Wednesday this April we want to invite you to join us for Wine Down Wednesdays! You can come in and relax with a bottle of wine, for 25% off! You can choose from any bottle of wine that we carry. Wine Down Wednesday is available during lunch and dinner service. Splurge on that bottle of wine you've been wanting to try! We carry everything from Rombauer Chardonnay  to Belle Glos Pinot Noir  to Nevada City Sauvignon Blanc to Dono dal cielo Zinfandel. We do ask that you make reservations for Wine Down Wednesday - and let us know how ...

What are the differences between a half glass & full glass of wine?

Have you ever wanted to know what the difference is between a "Full Glass" and "Half Glass" is? On the left we have a 6oz pour (full glass) in our 14oz wine glass. In the middle is a 3oz pour (half glass) in the 14oz wine glass. The last one on the right shows the half glass, which is 3oz, in the small wine glass. Which is how we serve our half glass pours. We hope that clears up any confusion! Come on down tonight and try some half glasses of our local reds. Sample a few and find out what your favorites are! Cheers!

Vote us Best New American – KCRA A-List

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Good morning everyone! We are pleased to announce that we have been nominated for the KCRA A LIST! This year we have been nominated for Great Restaurants: BEST New American! We have been fortunate enough to have been in business for almost 11 years. It's in big part due to all of our fantastic customers. You've helped spread the word about us and kept us busy! We love being a part of this great community, and we hope that not only will you vote for us, but that you'll vote for all of your local favorites. Our mission at Monkey Cat is to bring you a fresh, unique menu ...