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Charles Street Dinner House

Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
+1 209-966-2366
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (46 reviews)
“steak” (111 reviews)
“onion soup” (19 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were coming here and they were inside just looking at us... Then they came and turned the sign around. Another couple came and same thing.

Thank Renae C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner at the Charles Street Dinner House on St. Patty's day. What a wonderful friendly place! We had Baby back ribs and they just don't get any better. Family place that specializes in very good meat meals. All was very good! we enjoyed...More

Thank svbelvedere
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here solely due to praising reviews and was not disappointed. I ordered the ribs and my gf the special of the day (trout with lemon butter). Both were very tasty. Beer and cider were reasonably priced. Waitress' were nice and friendly. Arrived on a...More

Thank Sokerikukko
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hubby and I enjoyed a lovely meal. We order appetizers and dessert. We started with potatoe skins, sauted mushrooms and onion rings and French onion soup. I had a great pot of Earl Grey tea while hubby enjoyed his Budweiser. Dessert was hot apple pie...More

Thank carliewired
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delight to have had a great dinner at this fine restaurant. Waitress was very friendly and the food was the best. Very comfortable to eat and just overall experience. Definitely going back again. .

Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been coming to Charles Street dinner House for years. The staff is accommodating and warm. The food is excellent. The ambience is but you might expect from a vintage Mariposa restaurant. Nothing fancy. Nothing about it that resembles a franchise business. It’s completely unique....More

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always great.delux dining. Great menu. Would recommend to anyone on their stay in Mariposa. Have been going there for years

Thank Vance M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Literal chaos the minute you walk in the door. There is no process or system, just a three square-foot space in front of the door that is a free-for-all. You’ll wait an hour or more for your table so plan accordingly (try to make a...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

On way to Yosemite, stopped for dinner. It was a very good effort. Two different cuts of steak prepared perfectly. Dinner salads a notch above. Accompanying veggies fresh, crisp and tasty. Dessert just excellent. Why not 5 stars? Keep trying guys. We'll be back.

Thank MarkSS1
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Visiting a friend, this was the place that was open on a Friday night (why other places were closed on a Friday in a tourist town is a mystery) and so here we came. The staff was beyond kind and friendly, absolute kudos. The food...More

Thank travel035
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
Monday CLOSED Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Sunday CLOSED
23 November 2015|
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Response from MrsRachelJC | Reviewed this property |
No. The restaurant is closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
5 May 2015|
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Response from RetiredSheriffJim | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest making reservations for a large group. But you can walk right in without and they will seat you as soon as they can.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mariposa
  • Phone Number: +1 209-966-2366
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