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54381 Ridgeview Dr., Idyllwild, CA 92549
+1 951-659-5055
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (29 reviews)
“filet mignon” (8 reviews)
“onion soup” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
54381 Ridgeview Dr., Idyllwild, CA 92549
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great, quiet environment for relaxing dinner. Good wine list. Varied menu. Good service, friendly staff. Open lunch and dinner.

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and charming interior. The service was good too. We had a very cozy room to eat in and had a great overall dining experience.

Thank CiaoFabiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I drove up to Idyllwild from Desert Palm to escape the heat. We ended up eating lunch here outside on the patio. We ordered salads that were so fresh and delicious and service was absolutely impeccable and attentive. I highly recommend this...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and Martini Monday’s are amazing. Chicken Picata is a must!!! Friendly and inviting My husband had the ribs and I was surprised the bones were even left

Thank lorretta5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gastronome is in an incredible setting. The long drive up the mountain brings you to a lovely little village. There are many craft stores, restaurants and tourist shops. Our friends, from Palm Springs, brought us to Idyllwild to escape the heat, and also to experience...More

Thank LabLover61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been eating at the Gastrognome when I have visited Idyllwild over the years. The quality of food has continued to be excellent. The atmosphere makes for great ambiance with the fireplace (and its' collection of gnomes) inside or sitting oustide under the trees....More

Thank Norskdoll
Reviewed 3 October 2018

To escape the extreme heat of Palm Springs we took a drive up to Idyllwild for an afternoon and had the pleasure of dining at Gastrognome for lunch. Located in the heart of the village with a lovely outdoor seating area the menu offers a...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

On a lark, we took the 1.5 HR drive up the mountain to see Idyllwild. A quiet little mountain town with mainly touristy shops but good food. Gasteognome serve good prortions of good food. A portabella sandwich was nicely done. With either 3 potato wedges...More

Thank Cknethuru
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Showed up just before they closed on a Saturday night and we were promptly seated with our golden retriever pup. Good service. Had a very tasty rainbow trout dinner. Perfect location in town, wonderful outside patio. May be best food in town.

Thank Morobi
Reviewed 9 September 2018

I come to the mountain several times a year as I am a desert rat! This is one of my must do's while I am here. Dinner outside in the fall after sunset is just like magic with all of the lights, the refreshing pine...More

Thank Mclfinewine
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9 November 2015|
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Response from Dorothy T | Reviewed this property |
This question should be asked of the restaurant not me. I have no idea.
20 April 2015|
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Response from Ginger C | Reviewed this property |
Walk in will be fine. Sorry for delay..just saw this
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54381 Ridgeview Dr., Idyllwild, CA 92549
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Idyllwild
  • Phone Number: +1 951-659-5055
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