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Carol's Ranch House

669 Main Street, Hwy 36, Chester, CA 96020
+1 530-258-4226
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good56%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
26 Sep 2017
“Much better than we expected - A solid four stars! NOTE NAME CHANGE”
30 Jul 2017
“Good food for a night in town!”
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669 Main Street, Hwy 36, Chester, CA 96020
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

It was one of the few places in Chester that had a full bar, so we went. We were very glad we did . The drinks were great. There was an option on the menu that if you wanted to share a meal, for an...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I had read the reviews and liked what people had to say about the food for the most part. There were six of us and we arrived to find a bunch of local guys sitting at the bar watching the game on TV. No one...More

Thank Blooms65
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We really enjoyed our waitress, who gave us a good history of Chester and the restaurant. The food was good. Also tried local brews. This is a fun place to relax and enjoy a little time off the road.

Thank Carla1477
Reviewed 17 July 2017

WE stopped for lunch last week and found the wood paneled bar area with tables to be clean and the food was surprisingly good. WE had a delicious spinach salad and the Ranch Burger which is HUGE, and both were easily shared. Everything was fresh...More

Thank rsf4sail
Reviewed 7 July 2017

So we went here cause it was close to the hotel. Local place. Decided on a Caesar salad with chicken and husband had the pork chop. Started with onion rings. Frozen of course. Martinis were good though. Caesar salad possibly the worst i have ever...More

Thank SNG56
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This was one of the places we hadn't tried in Chester so it seemed like a good time to check it out. We made reservations but got there early enough to not need them. It is a rustic dinner and bar that was very homey....More

Thank Klbecknell
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Very mixed night. Not much choice it has to be said. Very busy and noisy - game of shuffleboard (?) going on. Service was slow and very mixed. I had to order a cheese toastie sandwich as couldn't eat anything else on the menu (no...More

Thank jeanjeannie
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Ive stopped in at Carol's several times, usually for breakfast as I am passing through Chester. The food is excellent. They are favored by locals, so it can be busy and at times the service has been slow as a result. If you are on...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Have had breakfast here several times. I like the food, always good. It's dark inside, but there is a full bar if you go in for dinner or want a beer with lunch.

Reviewed 4 September 2015

Not sure if I've eaten breakfast in a bar before. For a change of pace, we tried Carol's Ranch House for breakfast one morning. Almost gave up looking for a parking spot. Busy. The Ranch House is basically a rustic bar, but it does have...More

Thank Rainier72
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 669 Main Street, Hwy 36, Chester, CA 96020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 530-258-4226
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