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Forty-Niner Cafe at the Furnace Creek Ranch

Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
+1 760-786-2345
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good40%
  • Average31%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
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1 - 10 of 717 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I got take out to have later for supper. Staff was friendly and helpful. Got a fried chicken dinner. Chicken tasty but coating little overdone. Biscuit okay and cole slaw good. Since there is not much else available what else can one say. I would...More

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Husband and I were here for lunch and dinner as it is the only restaurant at the Oasis resort (which is being renovated.) This is a cafeteria with no atmosphere, mediocre food at best and vastly overpriced. Lunch was barely okay. Since it is a...More

Thank Cathie R
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The title says it all - this was the alternative to a shabby looking dinner buffet. Thought there would be pizza, but no go. Sad

Thank dragonfishGA
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We ate here on one trip when we really did not have any other options in Death Valley. Meals were OK, but pricey, as you would expect in a place like Death Valley. I would recommend the lunch specials at the Inn if you must...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

On our road trip to death valley national park, we stop by this cafe to get a bite to eat. There is no much to it, nust a place to eat when there is no much choices around. The menu is limited but then it...More

1  Thank Sandyang
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Chili tasted like Hormel's, bread a bit stale. Service was a bit slow, but the place was busy. There are TV's to watch - which could be a good/bad thing depending on your view.

Thank Callie0520
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Service was fast, the staff was pleasent and made sure you had everything you needed. Breakfast has something for everyone. The dinner menu also had a good selection of diner type fare. I understand that the cafe is. Ow closed for renovations so I will...More

Thank JoeCosentino
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great buffet and very friendly staff. We had the roast beef on the buffet, with fresh salad and desert. Would definitely recommend!

Thank 853manager
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I worked at the 49er for 2 and 1/2 years. We closed down the day after easter this year! No more café. The corkscrew and the buffet are still open.

2  Thank cactus140
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We had our evening meal and breakfast here when we stayed for one night during our road trip from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park. It is a Western Themed Restaurant serving good wholesome food. For our Evening Meal we had Pasta Penne with Tomato...More

1  Thank Allan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Death Valley Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 760-786-2345
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