The Spinster Sisters always feels like a warm fire, the only business open as you drive down South A Street at night, ceiling-high windows glowing. And the food is good. It’s really, really good.” Marissa Guggiana, Edible Marin, February 2019

LIZA HINMAN: SANTA ROSA CHEF, MOM, ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADER” – Regarding Liza’s acceptance into the James Beard Foundation’s Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Program, Sonoma Magazine, July 2017

On Chef Liza : “She’s part of a vanguard of entrepreneurial Sonomans who are catering to both locals and tourists through the unifying power of good eating, good drinking, and smartly designed community spaces” -Patrick Hoge, San Francisco Magazine, September 2017

The PD spreads the word!: “Spinster Sisters Restaurant owners buy Astro Motel in Santa Rosa” Martin Espinoza, The Press Democrat, May 2017

On our favorite little pocket of Sonoma County, the SOFA neighborhood: “…how exactly to describe this quickly evolving neighborhood is still up for debate” Jenna Scatena, San Francisco Chronicle, May 2017

Spinster Sister Chef Liza Hinman, an artist in her own culinary right, creates an evolving menu of original dishes, breakfast through dinner.” Sofia Englund, Sonoma Magazine, February 2017

…this urban respite also reeks of good taste-not only in design, but also in its delicious range of food crafted from local produce.” Michelin Guide, 2017

Is this the best restaurant in Santa Rosa?” – Peter Lawrence Kane, SF Weekly, December 2016

“…the perfect spot for Tuesday nights and Sunday mornings alike.” – Gretchen Giles, Eater SF – September 2016

Business, Motherhood, and the Tyranny of the Chicken Tender – Angela Arsenault, – October 2015

“There’s so much to like at the Spinster Sisters restaurant in Santa Rosa’s hip enclave of South A Street that the best way to order is to pin the menu to a wall and throw darts at it. Wherever a dart lands is sure to surprise and please you.” – Jeff Cox, Press Democrat – April 2015

VIA Magazine – November 2014

Wine Enthusiast Magazine – Best 100 Restaurants 2014
Wine Enthusiast’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants in America Award, 2014 winner

Brewed For Thought – September 2013

The Press Democrat – September 2013: Best New Restaurant in Sonoma County

The Press Democrat – August 2013

Wine & Spirits Magazine – July 2013

Gayot – March 2013 – March 2013 – February 2013

North Bay Business Journal – November 2012

The North Bay Bohemian – September 2012

The Press Democrat – September 2012

The Press Democrat – BiteClub – August 2012

San Francisco Chronicle – July 2012