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Yosemite Gateway Restaurant

40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
+1 559-641-2477
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00 Hours
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
€€ - €€€
40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant! The food is fabulous and service is wonderful. Chef and manager come out and check in with patrons, multiple areas for dinner, drinks, entertainment, family dinner, vacation dinning, special occasion, or just a couple out for a date. Great breakfast buffet! Stayed near...More

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a free breakfast included in the motel rate, the breakfast was fine. I would not seek the place out if not staying there. The room was clean, service was friendly, and there was ample space to handle several guests at one time. Hot and...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in Oakhurst for 2 nights and stayed next door at the Gateway Inn. I suppose we weren't expecting too much from this bar style restaurant. But can I say the food was really good and the desert, well that was very nice. The...More

Thank Nuttie710
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was nice. The food was fair. It was good, but not outstanding. It’s good for a nice sit down dinner.

1  Thank Judy L
Reviewed 22 January 2018

* Nice comfortable place * Good service * Convenient location * Winder Fries were really nice * $$ * Recommended

Thank Sunny M
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We took the option to eat here, because we stayed at Best Western. The service was good and attentive. We took a seafood pasta that was absolutely tasteless. The seafood was taken from the can and the pasta sauce witout any taste.More

Thank Protravellers
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Although I am happy to hear that the service you experienced was good. I am disappointed that the food was left undesirable. I can assure you that our seafood is fresh and our salmon is hand cut. I will do my best to investigate the...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I really like soup with steak and mushrooms and pudding. But the best is the lady, who is working here. She proposed to taste both kind of soups to choose what is better to order, and same with vine (try dry red Cabernet!). It’s so...More

1  Thank Юля С
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Great place. Food was good. The servers in the bar area weren't really good. He told us he was gonna get our steak knifes and then didn't never did get them. The food was cold. It usually isn't. We figured her was probably to busy...More

Thank Bell1124
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Really good quality food and wonderful service from waitress Caitlyn. Would recommend the salmon and the beers!

1  Thank Portia59
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. Caitlyn is thrilled that her service has earned the business an awesome 5 star rating! Caitlyn and the Y.G.R. staff hope to see you again soon! -Christian Guizar Food and Beverage Director

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I recently decided to try this place after a change in management, I heard the food quality had really gone up and boy it did not disappoint! I had a Philadelphia sandwich-- nice fresh french roll, onions and peppers grilled to perfection paired with nice...More

1  Thank Amber M
ChristianGuizar, Manager at Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

I am glad that the hard work and dedication on my staff is making a positive impact to our amazing patrons such as yourself. Thank you for kind review. The Y.G.R. team and I cant wait for your next visit! -Christian Guizar Food and Bevereage...More

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15 January 2016|
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Response from Travelleraroundthewo | Reviewed this property |
Best bet is to give them a call. Also I'm sure their menu is online.
Ruby M
19 October 2015|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
I think the lunch and dinner menus vary a bit during the year based on the seasonal availability of fresh veggies and supplies as well as the chef's inspirations. If specifics are very important to you, call the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40530 Highway 41, Yosemite Gateway Restaurant, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-641-2477
  • E-mail
We are an American, Seafood and Steakhouse style restaurant. Y.G.R. offers a dinning experience for any and all individuals. Our quaint dinning room is perfect for couples, travelers, families and large groups. We also have a gorgeous lounge with a cozy fireplace, full bar, huge whiskey selection and six flat screen televisions. With a diverse menu and friendly staff we are willing to accommodate any needs. Visit us on Facebook to hear about our regular Comedy Shows with National Touring Comedians, Live music, Charity events and more awesome entertainment. Conveniently located next to beautifully built Best Western, equipped with many amenities.
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