Sebastopol has emerged from its granola and brown rice reputation to stand on its own as a Sonoma County restaurant destination. Though there have long been some standouts (K&L Bistro, Lowell’s), a flood of newcomers in the Barlow (Barrio Cocina, Fern Bar, Kosho and others) along with a solid crop of forward-thinking chefs, comfort-food favorites and ethnic eateries give it something for everyone.  

We’ve compiled a list of the 25 most essential Sebastopol restaurants…scroll through the slideshow to see yummy pix.