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Harris Ranch Restaurant

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24505 W Dorris Ave, Coalinga, CA 93210-9667
+1 559-935-0717
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Lincoln, California
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137 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The service was painfully slow. Steaks good but disappointed in the lack of healthier sides. The squash soup lacked flavor . The gelato was NOT creamy, as fan of gelato & ice cream I would rate it a 5.

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Thank cookieladyBayArea
Los Angeles, California
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location halfway to Los Angeles from San Francisco...Generous serving, enough for two persons if you order soup, salad and desserts. Enjoyed my 14 oz rib eye steak, so fresh and juicy... Try the giant hamburger as well...

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Thank sebastiansX7628HP
San Francisco, California
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91 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Weird but Harris Ranch actually has 3 (maybe 4) different restaurants. There's the Adults-Only bar-like restaurant, the family-friendly restaurant and the fine dining restaurant. We ate at the fine dining one and it was sooooo worth it! By far, one of the better steaks I've ever had. Service was way above average, wine selection was good, potatoes, caesar salad, all... More 

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Thank SFBayMommy
Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place that knows its beef. Really. With 70,1000 - 100,000 head of cattle at any one time and producing 1.5million plus lbs of beef annually, it also produces an enormous amount of methane gas - you can smell it in the parking lot. But the food and atmosphere is great (no smell inside), beautiful and happy! You... More 

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Thank StarThrower89
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First thing sorry no pictures. The food was amazing my prime rib was cooked to perfection. The waiters and waitresses kept our drinks full at all times without us having to ask. Kid friendly and handicap accessible. A little on the expensive. $$$ but I think worth it for the good food..

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Thank Stephen T
Parksville, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We heard the beef was good here. An understatement. It is expensive but you receive value for your $ in both quality and quantity. We stopped while driving from Palm Springs to Sacramento. A wonderful break. The steak was so tender and perfectly prepared. The salads were fresh and crisp. The service was great and very friendly. Well worth the... More 

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Thank COSgirl21
HarrisRanch, Public Relations Manager at Harris Ranch Restaurant, responded to this review

COSgirl21, thank you for making Harris Ranch your place to stop for a roadtrip break! We hope to be your preferred unexpected oasis for years to come! More 

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178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coming back from Lake Tahoe, this is exactly half way down highway 5 to LA. the best place to stop and take a break. It is the best and almost only sit down restaurant on the way down. The are many other places, but all fast food like Burger King. A bit pricy for some. Hamburgers from $15, and steaks... More 

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Thank Priscilla G
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12 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were tomatoes in the pine rib sandwich. The beef is okay. We order a to go and the food was cold.

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Thank Fiona W
Novato, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can not say enough about the amazing meals we've had at Harris Ranch! My mouth is watering right now just thinking about the delicious steak I ordered for dinner! The meat is excellent quality but it is seasoned and cooked to perfection as well! And the Chuck Wagon soup is out of this world!! I am not a huge... More 

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Thank WannaBOnVaca
HarrisRanch, Public Relations Manager at Harris Ranch Restaurant, responded to this review

WannaBOnVaca, thank you so much for sharing your comments with us! We are so glad to hear you loved your steak and chuckwagon soup! We hope you'll be our guest again soon. More 

Los Gatos, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stopped at Harris Ranch a few times but this is the first time we've had a meal and were underwhelmed - especially for the price. The kids meals were fine. I had the beef stew which wasn't anything special. The service was fantastic, though. I'm sure we'll stop here in the future - but maybe just for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Steakhouse, American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24505 W Dorris Ave, Coalinga, CA 93210-9667
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coalinga
  • Phone Number: +1 559-935-0717
Description
Experience true western hospitality at The Harris Ranch Inn & Restaurant, where you can choose from several different dining experiences, each featuring its own distinct style. Whether you're looking for an evening of intimate elegance or the perfect dining setting for you and your family, you're sure to find what you're looking for!

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