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Highway House Restaurant & Bar

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Mother Lode Plaza, 627 S. State Hwy 49, Jackson, CA 95642
+1 209-257-0800
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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San Jose, California
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have thoroughly enjoyed breakfast 2 different times at Highway House! The food is delicious and large portions! The homemade quiche is excellent! We look forward to eating there again!

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Thank heidieknapp
Jackson, California
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Service and quality can vary, but when they are good--they are very good. Full bar is an added attraction.

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Thank Earthknight
Cool, California
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, big portions, easy access both cars and motorcycles. Good value and liberal wine pour.

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Thank desro35
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Some of the best oatmeal I have ever had. Seevice was good, menu choices good. It was just what we needed for a good breakfast

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Thank Margo F
Arroyo Grande, California
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81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We came for an early T-Day dinner. Like most restaurants on T-Day, a turkey special was offered. However, unlike most restaurants on T-Day, we could order anything on the menu. Our waitress made us feel extremely comfortable under circumstances where someone with different dietary preferences might naturally be uncomfortable. And the food was quite good too.

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Thank Stephen D
Reno, Nevada
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178 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Our hotel receptionist recommended Thomi's and we were NOT disapointed! We noticed serving sizes were generous so we ordered the half sandwich special. I had the five cheese grilled sandwich with onion soup. Delicious! Husband had his favorite tuna sandwich and onion rings. He enjoyed both too. Great food and service!

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Thank VivienneR811
Jackson, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Thomi's has a wide selection of dishes to choose from. Their burgers are very good and their salads are huge. The service is better than average, with friendly waitresses. They are extremely busy at lunch, so occasionally the plates are a little sloppy coming out of the kitchen. We try to get there by 11:30, if we're going for lunch.

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Thank Peggy1954
Pioneer
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is right off HWY 49. Clean and airy cafe with a full bar. My best friend and I had Liver and onions that were delicious. So much food you couldn't finish it all. Came with your choice of potato's, veggie's and a huge salad. Bread served with dinner as well. The spaghetti is suppose to be superb so will... More 

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Thank Linda W
Reno, Nevada
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Driving through Jackson, we attempted to go to the Mexican restaurant next to Thomi's Cafe, only to discover that they are closed from 2-5 p.m. most days. So, the only choice we had was Thomi's. I'm so glad it was open. The atmosphere is about what you'd expect from a diner/cafe in the gold country - casual, clean, & spacious.... More 

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Stockton, California
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Ate her last Saturday. Went to Jackson Rancheria but all booked. Based on reviews we went here. There was 5 of us. Bread was good. Initial sever was good. The twin boy and I ordered the momma's meat loaf. Twin girl and her mom ordered the chicken Parmesan. Wife ordered the roasted turkey dinner. Twin boy could not eat his... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mother Lode Plaza, 627 S. State Hwy 49, Jackson, CA 95642
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Amador County  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 209-257-0800
Description
American Food with a Full Bar

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?