On the Sonoma Plaza since 1972, Sign of the Bear Kitchenware is so glad to help you make life delicious. From our original tiny shop, we've grown to full-scale store of tools and gifts to delight the cooks and hosts in your life.   

Welcome to Sign of the Bear Kitchenware! We've been serving Sonoma since 1972 with fresh, fun, and abundant cookware, table ware and gifts for you & the cooks + hosts in your life.

How can we make your life more delicious?

We're locally owned, and thrilled to bring you some of the most remarkable cookware - and some of the most remarkable Sonomans we know.

We offer Free Giftwrap, Great products, Fair prices, Knowledgeable and Friendly Service, and a sense of fun. 

Sign of the Bear Kitchenware is packed full of  wonderful gifts + tools for the cooks + hosts in your life:

  • cutlery,
  • cookware,
  • bakeware,
  • outdoor gear,
  • home keeping and
  • cleaning essentials,
  • kitchen textiles, and
  • table linens.  

We are so privileged to celebrate and share a little of Sonoma's extraordinary local food, cooks and community ....  

We hope we and our extraordinary team always give you a better day - and solid cooking + entertaining ( and restaurant + regional) expertise. 

We're locally owned and operated, and so grateful.  Serving Sonoma is one of our lives' great gifts.  Thankful for you every day.  

Stephen, Laura, Alexandra, Jackie, Alexander, Mary, Claire, Kanchi, Sofia, Melanie, Cole and Connor.