Enjoy the Best Redding, California Restaurants

Find NorCal's Finest Fare

Jumpstart your day with free breakfast at Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding before indulging in lunch, dinner and dessert at some of the best restaurants in Redding. Our hotel is located just off I-5 and a few minutes away from downtown, providing easy access to some of the city's finest dining, quick and easy eats, and unique only-in-California establishments. 



This relaxed falafel and pita joint in the heart of Downtown Redding is a NorCal institution. Wilda's can draw throngs of locals, but the delicious food is worth the wait every time. Order a BBQ Dog fresh off the grill or dig into a Buddha Bowl, packed with tofu, brown rice, beans, and more. 

  • 2.1 miles from Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding
  • (530) 246-3502


One of east Redding's best destinations for hearty American fare, the Redding Black Bear Diner is a local favorite. The restaurant serves comfort food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including sausage and eggs, ribs, fried chicken, and seafood standards. 

  • 0.3 miles from Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding
  • (530) 221-7600


Brunch the day away at this charming little spot in Downtown Redding. Piping hot coffee, sweet waffles with plenty of toppings, and just-right eggs benedict provide the ideal fuel for an afternoon walk around downtown to explore shops and attractions. 

  • 2.0 miles from Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding
  • (530) 244-4272


Redding may not be a coastal destination, but the city knows how to do sushi. Yama Sushi, specifically, is one of the town's best Japanese spots. The lengthy menu includes everything from inventive new flavors to traditional maki rolls and sashimi. It's one of Redding's most underrated dining experiences.

  • 0.5 miles from Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding
  • (530) 233-6868

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The name says it all. Some of Redding's best views can be found at this restaurant, which overlooks the Sacramento River and Sundial Bridge. The restaurant serves modern American fare complemented by an extensive list of wines, beers and spirits. 

  • 0.5 miles from Red Lion Inn & Suites Redding
  • (530) 226-8439

For more information on the best Redding, California restaurants, please contact our front desk staff.