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Charles Street Dinner House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Hwy. 140 at 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
+1 209-966-2366
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The menu offered several different options including steak, chicken, and fish. I ordered the stuffed pork tenderloin (stuffed with cranberries, blue cheese, and walnuts). My friend ordered the chicken fettucini alfredo which was some of the best I have tasted (not just your regular fettucini alfredo - had more flavors and spices). The only disappointment was the house salad dressing... More 

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Thank Tonya B
Monterey, California
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127 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steak is meat that is heated, with minimal chef touch. Other entree's on the menu are unique and much more enjoyable, a reflection of the chef. Their pasta dishes are unique and tasty, as are the appetizers and soups. The clam chowder is better than what I have had on the CA coast. I also recommend whatever ravioli they have... More 

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Thank Reed W
Catheys Valley, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love Charles Street. My husband and I try to eat lunch and or brunch as often as possible. great food at a more than reasonable price.

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Thank cherili
Mariposa, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted very warm and welcome. After sitting down our drink orders were take. Mine was coffee , decaf, was fresh and very good. They took our dinner order in a nice amount of time. Food was amazing and prices were very fair. We shared cheese cake for dessert. Wow was it good. Very friendly and taste was incredible.... More 

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Thank W5555FBmaryb
Mariposa, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I was very happy to join 5 of my friends for dinner here this week. None of us had been here for years and we were all very delighted with the variety offered on the menu. We all raved about our meals. The staff was all super friendly. I was very impressed with the way they accommodated me with my... More 

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Thank Carolyn B
San Carlos, California, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

With the downpour in Yosemite, we were part of the population that had to abandon the park as the winter storm was looking like it could flood the park! Our disappointment, however, was quickly abated by the Charles Street Dinner House. We decided to stop for the night in Mariposa, a sleepy gold rush town an hour outside of the... More 

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Thank Erika B
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The food was okay and our server was efficient. Our issue was the hostess. We have a Spanish last name (reservations) and the comment made upon our arrival "Oh you look like a Espinosa (not our last name)", after realizing that my daughters boyfriend (white) was not me. We also received uncomfortable stares from other patrons of the restaurant. The... More 

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Thank Robert E
Santa Maria, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Service was suberb, food was delicous, atmosphere perfect.my wife & I had the steak n lobster combo which was delicious. thumbs up for 1st @ Charles St Din House.

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Thank Mark M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This little spot is rustic and has a home feel to it. If you don't have time to wait you might want to try somewhere else. Our wait wasn't bad but it's because everything is freshly made, the way it should be. Nothing about our meal tasted as if it had been frozen for days. We had the BBQ Bacon... More 

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Thank Michael N
Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We're from Costa Rica and I have to say that this is one of the most delicious places I have ever eat in! The raviollis... the pork... but most of all... the Ribs! You can't miss this place! It's great

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, 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
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 140 at 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mariposa
  • Phone Number: +1 209-966-2366

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Vietnam
Mechanicsville, VA
over a year ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?