Come to the Starlite Lounge Restaurant and Wine Bar for exceptional wine and dining in a friendly, casual atmosphere.

We are now observing Fall/Winter Hours! 

We will now be open Thursdays through Mondays from 4 to 9pm.


Our New Year’s Radio Promo is HERE!

(If it doesn’t play automatically, click “Download File” in the upper left corner of your screen.)

Don’t forget to listen to it play on both 102.5FM and 104.5FM right here in the Kern River Valley!

If you like our radio spots, you’ll LOVE our Youtube video, “Wine 101,” where we take the mystery out of tasting wine.


upcoming events

Of course we have all New Menu Specials, Wine Flights, Art, Music, Fun and Frolic for you this week! We always do, right? Scroll down for details….


Spinach & Blueberry Salad w/Pecans, Goat Cheese, and a Blueberry Vinaigrette (Veggie & Gluten-Free)!

Clam Chowder – New England style w/Garlic Croutons, in honor of National Clam Chowder Day on January 24th (Gluten-Free, if you leave off the croutons)!

Buffalo Chicken Sliders w/ Breaded & Grilled Chicken Breast, House-Made Buffalo Sauce, Mozzarella & Slaw!

And Cindy is making Peaches & Cream Bread Pudding for Dessert (Veggie)!

Don’t forget to try the new Vegan and Gluten-Free BEYOND MEAT patty on any of our Starlite Signature burgers, including the Texas Hold ‘Em, Lucky 7, or Black Jack for just $2 more!


This week we are serving up the Claiborne & Churchill Dry Riesling, Bella Grace Viognier and the NEW Rose from Portlandia on the White Wine Flight!

And on the Red Flight, we are featuring the Lava Cap Barbera, OVZ Old Vine Zinfandel, and the Bodega de Edgar Tempranillo!

We are serving our hot Mulled Wine for Tiki Time to help you ease the Winter chill!

We have the popular “Poncharello” Pale Ale from Great Change Brewing, joining the “Yo Mr. White” DIPA ON TAP!

And in cans, we have the ACE “Joker” Dry Apple Cider, Rogue “Hazelnut Nectar” Brown Ale, “Sunny Daze” Blonde Ale from Barrelhouse, “Spaceways” IPA from Modern Times, “Blah Blah Blah” Double IPA from 21st Amendment Brewing, and MORE! Come in and see what’s new in our Craft Brew Deli Case this week!


The KERN RIVER BAND is here for Live Music Thursday from 6 to 8pm!

Date Night/Pals Night Out on a Friday at the Starlite means you get $1 off your shared desserts!

Cabaret Soiree takes over the Starlite on Saturday nights from 6:30pm till we close the Lounge down – it’s the most fun you’ll have on a S-A-T-U-R-D-A-Y Night!

On Fun & Games Sunday, The WAZ are coming up from Ridgecrest to play a special Sunday gig from 5:30 to 7:30pm!

And of course, Wings Day is Monday, when we serve up the best Chicken Wings in the entire KRV!

Remember, you can catch up on all our events and happenings either here, or by visiting our Facebook page!