Old Town Temecula – California Dreamin'

Old Town Temecula

Located in the heart of Temecula, the Old Town district blends historic buildings with over 640 antique dealers, unique shopping, and restaurants. Old Town Temecula is the site of many special events including car shows, semi-annual Rod Runs, Western Days, and summer weekend entertainment. Take a jaunt in a horse-drawn carriage or stroll along the wooden boardwalks. On Saturdays visit the popular Farmer’s Market which offers a wealth of fresh produce, flowers, and crafts. Tour the Temecula Valley Museum and discover the city’s historical treasures, or enjoy inventor Professor Phineas Pennypickle’s home-workshop, the Imagination Workshop Children’s Museum.

When it’s time to dine, an array of dining experiences will fit any taste or budget.

1909 Restaurant

Take a trip back to 1909 Temecula, where you can visit a traditional trading post, livery, auto shop and Saloon bar. Grab a gourmet burger and sit outside while watching the hustle and bustle of Front Street.

Goat & Vine

A cozy restaurant serving hand crafted pizzas, sandwiches and salads. A great selection of craft beer, wine, and the perfect atmosphere is paired with your meal.

Temecula Olive Oil Company

Just about as local as you can get! With their olive ranch right here in Temecula, this family owned company grows and presses their own olives. As you’re strolling down Old Town Front Street, be sure to stop by here for an olive oil tasting and a brief history of the family. Their oil is made using traditional methods to ensure their extra virgin olive oil is a fresh and full-flavored as can be.


It’s true – there is winter in Southern California! Throughout the month of December, Old Town Temecula is dressed up for the holidays. Strolling through historic Old Town as it’s decorated for the winter season is nothing short of magical. Winter happenings and romantic dinners precede the unique New Year’s Grape Drop tradition. Enjoy Christmas-time – Southern California style with our wine country twist!

Gamblin’ Cowboy

Known for their classic steak and seafood menu, Gamblin’ Cowboy always has terrific live entertainment paired with wines from local wineries. Their third-floor deck lets you view Temecula from a new angle, and the inviting atmosphere of their dining area makes you want to stay all night.

Gourmet Italia

Come experience Gourmet Italia’s authentic food, atmosphere, and wines. Everything is Italian-from the chef in the kitchen to the waiters, olive oil, music, wine, and more!

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