Riedel Veritas Champagne Glass

Riedel Veritas Champagne Glass

"But why?!", you ask?  Short answer - Because as "Using a flute for Champagne is like going to a concert with earplugs!" We want to provide the best possible wine experience for our guests, and it has been determined the Flute glass can hamper the enjoyment of wine,...

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Meet our Executive Chef Tony Garcia

Meet our Executive Chef Tony Garcia

We at Ladera Grill have been fortunate in our ability to provide Santa Clara County some of the finest cuisine over the years.  Much of the credit for our success lies with our talented executive chef Tony Garcia.  Tony has traversed a long road to arrive where he is...

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What Goes in to an Award-Winning Wine Program?

What Goes in to an Award-Winning Wine Program?

We have been the recipient of the Wine Spectator Award for 4 years now and we are very proud of that fact.  We also feel a great responsibility being the recipient of that award in that we need to deliver an award-winning experience to our guests.  So, what does go...

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The Ins and Outs of Wine Selection at Ladera Grill

The Ins and Outs of Wine Selection at Ladera Grill

Our Wine Selection Process at Ladera Grill We are We are very proud of our wine program at Ladera, and rightfully so; we have received the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 4 years in a row. We receive frequent compliments on our wine selection from our guests and we...

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Ordering Wine in a Restaurant…What is my Role?

Ordering Wine in a Restaurant…What is my Role?

It is not uncommon for me to approach a table to open a bottle of wine and the guest says, "I am really not sure what I am supposed to do here." Well, why would you really?  Your parents teach you table manners, we’ve heard from Miss Manners that we should set the...

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