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Monkey Cat

805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-4806
+1 530-888-8492
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crostini” (3 reviews)
“filet mignon” (5 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (5 reviews)
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American, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-4806
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

We go to the Monkey Cat several times a year, and always enjoy dining on the outdoor patio. The food is always good, and the service excellent. The bar and wine list selections are large, and they feature many local wineries.

1  Thank J S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I don't know how many times I've dinned at this restaurant, but every time has been a pleasure. I LOVE their yellow fin tuna! It's the best in town. The service is excellent. Because I love the fish I haven't tried anything else, but friends...More

1  Thank tomy107
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Monkey Cat is an excellent restaurant. They have good food and service. The atmosphere is soothing and they have a full bar. The reason I gave them a 4 star is because sometimes it's not a five. I recommend going there.

Thank Tmangle
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The decor is verY charming and the restaurant is very comfortable. The menu is complex but not huge. The service was very nice.

Thank SFBzoo
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Ate outside in the patio. It's off the main street on side street and protected for privacy by a hedge. Nice atmosphere. Range of dishes from $14-30, appetisers and salads from $8-14. A seafood special had nice variety of seafoods and rich sauce. Hamburger thick...More

1  Thank TedL1049
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My family ate here and we all enjoyed our food and the atmosphere. They easily accommodated our large group.

Thank kat351
Reviewed 24 July 2016

After a long, horrible day when the truck broke down on the way to a camping trip, and being stuck for hours at the side of the road, and then at the auto mechanic, we were rescued at taken to Monkey Cat. Not only were...More

1  Thank Kaye S
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My friend invited me to lunch at this restaurant. I had not been there for many years. The restaurant is very clean and the artwork on the walls very tasteful. The door was left open and the table where we were seated was too drafty....More

1  Thank GrammyJ43
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We eat at Monkey Cat about 3 time a year. The staff is always friendly and helpful, the food very good and the bar and wine list extensive. This is a good place for a romantic dinner for two, dining out with others or even...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 25 May 2016

After a stressful day in Auburn on business, my husband and I were looking for something nice with gourmet food. We got lucky. We had walked around the street enjoying the shops and we spotted Monkey Cat. The menu looked good and we were ready...More

Thank dancer630
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Questions & Answers
31 December 2016|
Response from Ashley R | Property representative |
Hello! You can view our menu online on our website.
Ken S
31 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ashley R | Property representative |
Yes, we have a separate banquet room. It can seat up to 22 comfortably. If it's durning warmer weather we can open up our connecting patio to you as well for additional seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-4806
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-888-8492
  • E-mail
We have a large indoor dinning area, complete with bar & lounge. When the weather is nice, enjoy our outdoor patio. For larger groups, parties, business meetings and such we have a banquet room for rental throughout the whole year!
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