Enjoy the live music and dancing offered at the many restaurants and watering holes in Nevada City. Award-winning wines, top-shelf margaritas, and locally-brewed ales are some of the highlights.
Downtown coffee houses will perk up your morning, and give you a quiet place to end your evening after dancing at one of the local bars. Sit outside and have coffee with friends, or pick up something to go on your way to the river.
Old fashioned candy, artisan ice cream, award winning chocolates, and decadent fondue are a few of the sweet treats you’ll find in town. Bring some chocolates home as a gift, or wander through town with an ice cream. Nevada City is full of sweet treats.
Celebrate summer Nevada City style. Shop for healthy food, locally grown with care and pride by local farmers. Listen to live music, and enjoy freshly baked treats and breads at the Saturday morning downtown Farmers Market.
Groceries and Delis
Pick up freshly made sandwiches for your day at the lake, stock up on picnic supplies for live music in Pioneer Park, or order a vegetable platter to take to a bbq at a friends. You’ll find local markets in downtown Nevada City, and the 7 Hills Business District.
You won’t find any chain restaurants in Nevada City. What you will find is an amazing selection of fresh and local California cuisine to Italian, Mexican, Asian and many other ethnic choices, Nevada City offers more than 20 different restaurants sure to satisfy every appetite.
Wineries & Wine Tasting
Begin the evening at one of the many downtown wine tasting rooms. Taste local Sierra wines, and buy a bottle to give to a friend. Then wander from the tasting room to one of the many downtown restaurants for dinner.