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Yosemite View Lodge Restaurant

11136 California 140, El Portal, CA 95318
+1 209-379-2681
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
11136 California 140, El Portal, CA 95318
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1 - 10 of 347 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

If you were a first time visitor you might have been unprepared about the lack of eating opportunities in the area. I visited in early January and as there is no connection between the Hotel and this resstaurant, they were understaffed all the time. Menu...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in the hotel, which overall we were pleased with. We arrived at the restaurant 5 minutes after it opened and were told that the wait was 30 minutes. There was one table seated at the time. The system restaurant (a pizza restaurant...More

Thank cgcurley
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Good food and beer at a reasonable price. Warm cosy surrounds with friendly staff who are happy to share their extensive local knowledge.

Thank David F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were surprised to have such a great meal - because we were aware that we were a captive audience - but it was really good, and the waiter was a real joy!

Thank SusannaW799
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Restaurant as bad as hotel shocking overpriced rubbish . Long queues and very expensive for what u got.

Thank Mr and mrs l
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

One of the worst restaurants I ever visited Even simple dishes such as pasta or hamburgers are not good

Thank Olivier J
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

About 10 minute drive from El Portal entrance to Yosemite, this motel sits right on the Merced River which is nice - actually had to shut the door of my riverside patio because the rushing water was so loud. Room was very comfortable with king...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Food was very mediocre. Restaurant was really busy one waiter trying to do almost everything. While we were waiting we watched the front of house woman through the window have several cigarette breaks in the court yard while Rome burned around her. Great team effort......More

Thank eskimo22
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

No reservations taken. Food relatively expensive for what you get ($20-$25 mains) Uninspiring salad bar. Wit has a captive audience from the lodge so does get very busy. Waiters do work to provide good service and are pleasant. Yet after 5 days of dinner there...More

Thank mekenned
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

It’s the only close restaurant to the lodge. And this explains the pricey meals. However the food is good and the Service is friendly.

Thank Rene W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11136 California 140, El Portal, CA 95318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Portal
  • Phone Number: +1 209-379-2681
  • This restaurant is at Yosemite View Lodge
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