Honored when it opened at the Los Altos gateway among Silicon Valley Magazine's 2015 Best New Restaurants, Cetrella serves Mediterranean-rim, California coastal cuisine in scalable private dining rooms, double main dining rooms, full bar and patio. Large-scale mural and canvas commissions by Santa Cruz artist Matt Farrar of grand local-area scenes of creek, foothills and redwoods honor Los Altos as “Crown of the Peninsula” and Santa Clara as “Valley of Heart’s Delight.” Hybrid natural and tech décor in chic coastal forest palette, natural light, wood and fiber accents, high ceilings with recessed spotlights, stone tile flooring, exhibition kitchen, tables topped with reclaimed wood, leather and fabric chairs, sumptuous banquette seating, state of the art light and sound. Menus showcase premium vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free, seafood, poultry and meat dishes, and housemade pasta, pizza and dessert. Beverages include global wines, signature cocktails, artisan beer and organic fresh-pressed juices.

Bespoke private dining inspires an exceptional encounter. We serve your event planning needs with scalable rooms, culinary offerings and amenities. Host your next corporate event or meeting at Cetrella, where business meets pleasure in the intimate curtained grotto. Extend your experience to the redwood grove and patio garden with fountain. The venue buyout takes in the exhibition kitchen and full-service bar with an illuminated vitrine showcasing iconic wine, perfect for any large social event, wedding or birthday party. Guests may luxuriate in the muraled main dining rooms after passed hors d'oeuvres in the grotto or grove. Enliven your social or professional engagement with Mediterranean-Rim and California Coastal dishes paired with signature cocktails, fine wines, artisan beer or pressed organic juice.

Venue Details

  • 400 Main Street
    Suite 100
    Los Altos, CA 94022
  • 650.948.0400
  • 10 Private Spaces
Venue Categories
  • Cocktail Lounge
  • Restaurant
Event Types
  • Anniversary
  • Birthday Party
  • Cocktail
  • Corporate Event
  • Dinner Party
  • Holiday Gatherings
  • Meeting
  • Other
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Social Event
  • Special Occasion
  • Wedding


  • Full Bar
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Live Music/DJ
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Parking Garage
  • Private Parking Lot
  • Sport Viewing
  • Street Parking
  • WiFi


Full Buyout
242 Seated 242 Standing
24 Seated 24 Standing
40 Seated 40 Standing
Grotto & Grove
100 Seated 100 Standing
Grotto & Grove & Patio
120 Seated 120 Standing
Main Dining Room 1
40 Seated 40 Standing
Main Dining Room 2
45 Seated 45 Standing
Main Dining Room 1 & 2
30 Seated 30 Standing


  • Mediterranean

Dining Style

  • Casual
  • Classy
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