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The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge

45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
+1 559-561-4133
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The place had a spectacular view of the river off of the patio. The service was great and the waiter very friendly. Only complaint would be the food was a bit expensive for what it was. That being said, everything was good.

Thank ErynMBC
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was pretty good here, but not amazing. Nice servers, but generally slow service. Expensive for what it is, though the view was priceless!

Thank Holly-Noelle H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely dinner looking over the river during our recent visit to Sequoia NP. It took a while to get a table, but then, we didn't have a reservation. My rainbow trout was very good. My wife's dinner salad seemed like just a...More

Thank MKstays
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I travel a lot for work and then as a family. I am always intrigued by what I read on these reviews and what I actually experience. People need to take into consideration some things sometimes. Three Rivers California is not San Francisco California. Anyway.......More

1  Thank Ramonaguy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at hotel near this restaurant. Basically one of the few places to eat in the area. Breakfast was good. Served blueberry muffins with breakfast. They were very good. It is hard to mess up breakfast food. Breakfast prices were very reasonable. Stopped expecting more...More

Thank krogersku
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time here, first time for us it was our 34th Anniversary and we were not disappointed in anyway. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

2  Thank bettyluna1112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a wonderful deck right on the river. It is so peaceful to sit out there and eat. The food was very good and the owner very personable.

2  Thank Texasstarr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When your food is average (at best), your service better make up for it.... We waited 10 min before anyone even acknowledged us to seat us at a table. That should have been our cue to leave. Our waitress was nice but very slow. The...More

1  Thank heather m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice river sounds in the background as you eat and enjoy nature on the outside patio. Food is okay, not great.

Thank dawglovr
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

dawglovr, Thank you very much for leaving us a review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and two boys stopped for dinner after our day of excursions in Sequoia. We sat inside as it was a hot day, and wished we had sat outside in the back under the covering which had water mists coming out of the fans....More

Thank ryanschaible
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

ryanschaible, Thank you for leaving us a review! We're glad we could make your family's meal with us comfortable. Thanks for stopping by, and we hope you'll stop by again if you're in town!

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4 May 2016|
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Response from autumnfoods | Reviewed this property |
Hope you did not stay here especially for your 40 th Aniversary!
Dana W
5 February 2016|
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Response from npi | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I highly recommend an early reservation. Check with their dinner specials manager. Have a great time!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Three Rivers
  • Phone Number: +1 559-561-4133
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