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Yosemite Gateway Restaurant

40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
+1 559-641-2477
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the option to eat here, because we stayed at Best Western. The service was good and attentive. We took a seafood pasta that was absolutely tasteless. The seafood was taken from the can and the pasta sauce witout any taste.More

Thank Protravellers
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Although I am happy to hear that the service you experienced was good. I am disappointed that the food was left undesirable. I can assure you that our seafood is fresh and our salmon is hand cut. I will do my best to investigate the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really like soup with steak and mushrooms and pudding. But the best is the lady, who is working here. She proposed to taste both kind of soups to choose what is better to order, and same with vine (try dry red Cabernet!). It’s so...More

Thank Юля С
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place. Food was good. The servers in the bar area weren't really good. He told us he was gonna get our steak knifes and then didn't never did get them. The food was cold. It usually isn't. We figured her was probably to busy...More

Thank Bell1124
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Really good quality food and wonderful service from waitress Caitlyn. Would recommend the salmon and the beers!

1  Thank Portia59
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. Caitlyn is thrilled that her service has earned the business an awesome 5 star rating! Caitlyn and the Y.G.R. staff hope to see you again soon! -Christian Guizar Food and Beverage Director

Reviewed 8 December 2017

I recently decided to try this place after a change in management, I heard the food quality had really gone up and boy it did not disappoint! I had a Philadelphia sandwich-- nice fresh french roll, onions and peppers grilled to perfection paired with nice...More

1  Thank Amber M
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

I am glad that the hard work and dedication on my staff is making a positive impact to our amazing patrons such as yourself. Thank you for kind review. The Y.G.R. team and I cant wait for your next visit! -Christian Guizar Food and Bevereage...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I had lunch from the Yosemite Gateway Restaurant today. I had the half dome sandwich. It was fresh, hot and stuffed with delicious saute mushrooms and onions and piled up with beef! It was a great choice. Will be back again!

Thank Roger-Rabbit1962
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. The Y.G.R. team and myself are pleased that you enjoyed your lunch. We look forward to seeing you again very soon! -Christian Guizar Food and Beverage Director

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The buffet breakfast spread with wide variety .. biscuits and sauce was excellent and very kinds service

1  Thank sju04
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Restaurant good for groups, couples or families, plenty of room, sufficient complimentary parking. Has restaurant and/or restaurant/bar area. We ordered salmon, New York steak and pork chop meals and they were all exactly cooked to our specifications. Our server was efficient. I’d love to share...More

1  Thank Patty S
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you Patty! I am pleased to hear that my staff took care of any and all needs from our chef's to the server. The Y.G.R. team and I are always excited to read the experience of a happy patron. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We haven't eaten here in years as the restaurant has gone through a number of management changes and the food just got worse over time. We have heard good things lately so when a business dinner came up we decided to gamble. Much to our...More

1  Thank Evelyn L
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

The Y.G.R. Staff and I are very pleased that you came in to give us a chance after all of our changes! We are happy to hear the experience was great, and are thrilled with another 5 star review. We all hope to see you...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great food, great people only place my wife and I go out to eat at.They still care about locals, but also take care of tourist like their family

Thank James P
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you James for the wonderful review. I am happy to hear my staff is treating everyone walking through our door like family. The Y.G.R. Team and I look forward to seeing you soon! Christian Guizar Food and Beverage Director

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Lika1
15 January 2016|
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Response from Travelleraroundthewo | Reviewed this property |
Best bet is to give them a call. Also I'm sure their menu is online.
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Ruby M
20 October 2015|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
I think the lunch and dinner menus vary a bit during the year based on the seasonal availability of fresh veggies and supplies as well as the chef's inspirations. If specifics are very important to you, call the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-641-2477
  • E-mail
Description
We are an American, Seafood and Steakhouse style restaurant. Y.G.R. offers a dinning experience for any and all individuals. Our quaint dinning room is perfect for couples, travelers, families and large groups. We also have a gorgeous lounge with a cozy fireplace, full bar, huge whiskey selection and six flat screen televisions. With a diverse menu and friendly staff we are willing to accommodate any needs. Visit us on Facebook to hear about our regular Comedy Shows with National Touring Comedians, Live music, Charity events and more awesome entertainment. Conveniently located next to beautifully built Best Western, equipped with many amenities.
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