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Hitching Post

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42592 Highway 49, Ahwahnee, CA 93601-9616
+1 559-683-7917
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Bradley
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355 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We unsuccessfully tried to eat here twice but the restaurant hadn't opened when we were there. Third time's a charm because we had a really good lunch. Their burgers are really big and so tasty! Their fries are wonderful, too. Very friendly people. We were recommended to this restaurant by another local place. We were told the "taco Tuesdays" are... More 

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Shellman Bluff, Georgia
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and very large portions! We ate dinner here and all the food was great! Wished we had had time for breakfast there!

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Thank SDLong65
Coarsegold, California
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome place to go with your family, you can drink, dance, things for kids to do, perfect for a family with kids to enjoy the day or nighteat, food was great, I had the chicken strips, totally awesome

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Thank teri u
Svartsjo, Sweden
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My mouth is watering thinking about it! Such Delicious food! We had the taco salad, it was one of the best things we at eon the trip :)

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Thank majaeppley
Madera, California
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224 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a good restaurant for any age group, couples, family, singles. We really like the hamburgers. They are cooked to order, and the french fries a crispy and good. We stop here as often as we can.

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Thank corkyg02
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lunch at the Hitching Post is filling and cheap. I had three tacos. Two would have been ample, still I ate them all up as they were yummy. This definitely isn't a wild social scene on a week day in October, but you might be able to play a hand at Bridge with some of the regulars

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Thank Lloyd W
Oakhurst, California
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

If you arrive in town after 8 there are few good places to eat. The Hitching post is a little outside of town but not that far. The food here is good and the portions are large.

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Thank Sierrachick2014
Coarsegold, CA
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116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been coming to the Hitching Post for years! This place has down home character!! Great bar and restaurant. The food is FANTASTIC! Huge portions, reasonably priced and you can get a cocktail or two too!!

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Thank kelkel90
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This was very convenient for us after a long day driving. This is a grill bar / sports bar and serves a straight forward menu. Burgers, chicken etc. It had some good beers on tap. This is a place that clearly has lots of local families dropping in and it makes for a really pleasant atmosphere.

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Thank Jon A
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We enjoy local color and eating where the locals eat. This is not a place you'd immediately stop with the kids and grandma in the car. It doesn't have much curb appeal. BUT, if you did stop, you'd love the food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42592 Highway 49, Ahwahnee, CA 93601-9616
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ahwahnee
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-7917

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