Reduced Hours and Activities During Late July/August

We love to welcome campus visitors, but before you make your plans, please note that amazing changes are underway at the CIA campuses during the summer and our visiting hours and restaurant hours may be affected.

Please note that classes for degree and certificate program students at all of our U.S. campuses will not be in session from July 27–August 20, 2018. Classes will resume on August 21.

Admissions

  • The Admissions Office at all three campuses will be open to welcome prospective students and their families.

Restaurants

  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to www.ciarestaurantgroup.com for the most up-to-the-minute information.
  • At the New York campus, all restaurants will be closed during this period.
  • At the CIA at Greystone in St. Helena, California, The Bakery Café by illy will be open, but Gatehouse Restaurant will be closed.
  • At the CIA at Copia in Napa, California, The Restaurant at CIA Copia and Contimo Provisions will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, the CIA Live Fire Kitchen will be open Thursday–Sunday, and Nao will be closed.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

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    The CIA in California

  • Explore Our Spectacular Napa Valley Venues

    Whether you’re a student seeking a culinary or baking and pastry career, a home cook, a food and wine enthusiast, or an entrepreneur looking to start a new food business, The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in Napa Valley is not to be missed! Join us at the CIA at Greystone (St. Helena) and the CIA at Copia (downtown Napa) and discover a food and wine lover’s paradise.

     

    The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone

    An Engaging Environment for Learning

    The CIA at Greystone is one of the world’s most unique and enriching schools for food and wine education. Our faculty members include top chefs, food executives, restaurant owners, master sommeliers, and more. We offer:

    If you're interested in attending the college, sign up for one of our admissions events led by CIA students, or contact an admissions counselor today.

    Visit Us

    Built in the late 19th century and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, our impressive Greystone facility in St. Helena was once home to the Christian Brothers Winery. Here, you can:

    We also offer historic public tours.

    The Culinary Institute of America at Copia

    Located in the heart of downtown Napa, the CIA at Copia is the ultimate destination for exploring, experiencing, and enjoying the world of food, wine, art, and community. Experience cooking and beverage classes taught by CIA experts, curated tasting events and festivals, delicious dining selections, artisanal art collections, and private event space, all in one convenient location—the epicenter of food and wine.

  • Dining at a restaurant at The Culinary Institute of America, California.

    Dining at the CIA California

    All the award-winning restaurants at the CIA in St. Helena are part of our students’ educational experience. Reservations are suggested for all restaurants except The Bakery Café by illy.

    The Gatehouse Restaurant—Memorable cuisine perfectly paired with wine and legendary CIA hospitality

    The Restaurant at CIA Copia—Dishes inspired by global flavors and fresh ingredients

    The Bakery Café by illy—Light café fare and classic and contemporary pastries and baked goods