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

We are NOW OPEN SIX DAYS A WEEK!  It’s true! We have added Mondays and Wednesdays to the mix.  More days open means more Starlite to love!


Our Summer 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

The Summer HEAT is On, and we have the remedy with Cool AC, Chill Vibes and the best Menu Specials, Wine & Beer and Events Around!

Speaking of Events, there’s just one week before our Wine Down Wednesday with RANCHO SISQUOC WINERY! We haven’t done a pairing event since March, so we are ready to make this one extra special. But you have to call or stop in and sign up if you want in on this exclusive, reservation-only event, so do it NOW, before we sell out!


Chilled Avocado Cucumber Gazpacho, garnished with Charred Corn Pico de Gallo (Veggie & Gluten-Free)!

Summer Asian Salad w/Mixed Greens, Shredded Carrots, Green Onions, Red Bell Peppers, Bean Sprouts, Almonds, and Sesame Ginger Dressing (Veggie & Gluten-Free)!

Turkey Bacon Dip Sliders w/Swiss Cheese & Au Jus!

And Cindy is making Cherry Cheesecake Bread Pudding for Dessert!


We’ve got the Claiborne & Churchill Dry Riesling, NEW ONX “Field Day” Sauvignon Blanc blend, and NEW Foley Johnson Chardonnay on the White Flight this week!

And on the Red Flight, we are featuring the NEW ONX “Mad Crush” GTM Blend, the Tessa Marie “Coquette” Sangio/Syrah blend, and the Bodega de Edgar Tempranillo!

Our Red Sangria is perfect for Hot Summertime Tiki Time!

We have the “Day Ride” IPA and the NEW “Sassy” Red Ale on TAP from Great Change Brewing! And people are loving the award winning Rogue “Hazelnut Nectar” Brown Ale, “Hamaica” Cider from Golden State, “Sublime” Mexican Lager from Ale Smith, and “Chinatown Underground” Coffee Porter from Fresno’s Full Circle Brewing in cans!


WEDNESDAYS are the start of all these fantastic weekly specials, and it’s also Half-Price Wine Flights, to get you through that mid-week hump!

The JOE TONES QUARTET is back for Live Music Thursday from 6 to 8pm!

On FRIDAYS we offer up $1 off shared desserts, whether it be with your sweetie for Date Night, or for a Pals Night Out!

Saturday is time for CABARET SOIREE from 6:30pm till we close the Lounge down!

Sunday is DAD’S DAY, and you can come in, beat the heat, and we’ll have Yahtzee, Monopoly, Uno, Battleship and all the rest of our Classic Board Games (plus don’t forget we have the best Burgers in town) at the ready for Fun & Games Sunday!

Monday is WINGS DAY! With Starlite Chicken Wings & Drumettes with a choice of sauces and slaw on the side – come in and try the best darn Wings in the Valley!