We want to bring affordable, accessible, amazing wines to the Kern River Valley and create a warm, inviting place to enjoy them.  And we are also very proud to offer fantastic food, always fresh and house-made-to-order, with numerous options for those who are dairy-free, gluten-free, vegetarian and even vegan!  Come and experience the best food, drink and service the Kern River Valley has to offer!

Check out our OCTOBER Radio Promo!

Airing now on 102.5 & 104.5 FM right here in the Valley!

And if you like our radio spots, you’ll LOVE our new youtube video, where we take the mystery out of tasting wine.

Click Here and remember to give us a thumbs up!

upcoming events

Have you gotten your CORK N FORK Tickets Yet? Only three weeks to go before our Second Annual Cork N Fork WIne, Food and Music Festival returns, November 4th from 12-4pm at the Lounge’s spacious parking lot! It’s a CHARITY event with proceeds going to Kern River Conservancy and Keepers of the Kern to preserve and protect our wild and scenic Kern River! If you’d like to get tickets for a mere (and who wouldn’t, because they are only) $30 each, please go to our website’s Cork N Fork event page, where you’ll find the Paypal link so you can get your tickets or come into the Lounge this week!

And we are rolling out our new Starlite Lounge WINE CLUB! That’s right, Winos! You asked, cajoled, pleaded, we listened and it’s finally here! Go to our website or come into the Lounge for details and to sign up. First Wine Club selections and pick up will be NEXT MONTH (November), so you have precious little time to get in and get the goodies!

Tomato Soup w/ Sweet Potatoes, Carrots and Creme Fraiche (Gluten-Free and Veggie)!

Autumn Greens & Grains Salad w/Mixed Greens, Quinoa, Brown Rice, Carrots, Pomegranate Seeds, Red Bell Peppers, Walnuts, Goat Cheese and Lemon/Rosemary Vinaigrette (Gluten-Free & Veggie)!

It’s Grilled Cheese time again, and this week we have one with Cheddar, Apple, Bacon, Caramelized Onions and Pickled Mustard Seed Caviar w/Cranberries & Honey on Toasted Honey Wheat Bread!

Mushroom & Swiss Sliders w/Honey Balsamic and Garlic Aioli!

The Mattina Fiore Albarino, Desperada “Fragment” Sauvignon Blanc and Presqu’ile Rose of Pinot Noir are on the White Flight, and the Eberle Barbera, Vines on the Marycrest Syrah and Sobon Estate “ReZerve” Petite Sirah make it on the Red Flight this week!

Dawn’s Red Sangria won’t be around much longer for Tiki Time before we switch to Mulled Wine in the Winter, so come in and get it while you can, plus we have “White” IPA from Kyle Smith at Lengthwise and Firestone 805 ON TAP!

Joey and Tony, a.k.a. “THE JOE TONES” swing it up in our Lounge for Live Music Thursday at 6pm!

We’re showing “Zombieland,” starring Jessie Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson and Emma Stone in our Classic Halloween-Themed Movie Showcase Friday at 4:30pm!

We’ll have a booth at Rivernook’s Rockin’ Beer Fest Saturday from 12 to 4pm, and then we’ll Cabaret Soiree in the Loungefrom 6:30pm till we close the joint down!

We’re rounding out the weekend with OUT OF THE BLUE playing a special acoustic set just for us at 6pm for Fun & Games Sunday!

You can check out our Events either here, or at Facebook page, and remember you can always call us or come into the Lounge to sign up for all our pre-paid events!