The original Empire House was built in 1851, before there was a

Grass Valley, in the historic Boston Ravine neighborhood. 167 years of history followed, before it reopened as Wild Eye Pub in 2018.

When the time is right, please come by, say hello and tour our historic building. Meanwhile, enjoy our scratch-made, local & organic foods, regional libations and live events. 

~Scroll down to see our full entertainment calendar~


We follow state and county guidelines, to reduce risk to our staff, diners, and artists. We're now serving indoors (up to 50 people, at 25% capacity), plus our cozy creekside canopy dining, take-out and delivery.  Staff wear masks when serving you.

We appreciate customers wearing masks when entering and moving about at our venue.

Antique photo of the Empire Building where Wild Eye Pub now stands.

Wild Eye Pub is located in Grass Valley in Nevada County, California.

Visit us for our food and entertainment and leave nourished in both body and soul.

Upcoming Wild Eye Pub Events