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By Block Ice | August 13, 2021

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Treat yourself to a night out with Block Ice. We have your guide to the best dining in El Dorado Hills, with two elegant eateries right in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Then, polish your evening off with a great glass of local whiskey served over Block Ice.

Discover our El Dorado Hills dining itinerary.

Delicious Dining in El Dorado Hills

Aji Japanese Bistro

This vibrant bistro offers an elegant interior, or enjoy dinner on a cheerful patio with a view of the water in El Dorado Hills Town Center.

Aji’s menu changes with the seasons, meaning there’s always something new and exciting to enjoy. Feeling adventurous? You can choose the “Trust Option” to enjoy the team’s personal favorites or even something off of the secret menu. Their cocktails are incredible, crafted with syrups, tonics, and mixers that are always made in-house by Aji’s bar team. And, of course, they’re served over only the finest ice.

C. Knight’s Steakhouse

Located at the heart of Town Center, C. Knight’s Steakhouse uses top-quality, grain-fed, dry-aged, USDA Prime beef to make delectable steak dinners. Their menu offers favorites including local favorites like their Green Phunque, Shrimp Scampi, and Filet Mignon Carpaccio.

They offer a creative selection of cocktails, served over Block Ice, including their Merci Michele, a play on a French 75, and the Steakhouse Stapleton with whiskey, strawberry puree, lemon, and basil.


Bring Home Drinks from Dry Diggings Distillery

Polish off your evening with one of Dry Diggings Distillery’s craft spirits. You can buy your favorites by the bottle, or swing in for one of their tastings.

They offer a wide selection of beverages to enjoy, including their Engine 49 line of rye and bourbon whiskeys, as well as gins, vodkas, and other favorites.


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