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1122 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623
559-683-6555
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Ranked #2 of 6 Restaurants in Fish Camp
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Description: Embers, Tenaya Lodge's fine-dining restaurant is the venue for upscale Yosemite dining featuring cuisine prepared to perfection by Tenaya's award-winning culinary team led by Executive Chef Frederick Clabaugh, CCC. With an ambiance that is sophisticated and romantic, Embers offers an intimate dining experience with a crackling, double-sided fireplace as the centerpiece, elegant high-back crimson chairs and very personal service by the well trained staff. The menu offers dishes that match the Sierra Nevada experience, prepared using locally sourced and seasonal ingredients. Elegant fish, beef and game preparations are some of the featured menu specialties in Embers.
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Redlands, California
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77 reviews 77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The food here is ok, but the service excellent. It is always very busy which is annoying when you just want a drink, but I don't know what the solution is for this. The servers handle the craziness with grace and humor.

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Reno, Nevada
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278 reviews 278 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Although the restaurant has a limited menu, our waiter Thomas was excellent. Our evening started out with adult beverages, then he prepared a Caesar salad tableside that was very good. The evening was paced accordingly and Thomas knew when to bring out the next item or to see if anything else was needed. I ordered the filet Oscar and it... More 

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San Diego
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

I think many of the reviews have the restaurants at Tenaya are mixed together. Embers is Tenaya's version of fine dining. Its an attempt that falls short of the mark. Service was kind of rough and unfriendly, and also slow / inattentive. They have a tableside ceasar salad. One of my daughters wanted a salad for a starter and the... More 

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Clovis, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Good food and large portions. They were very willing to substitute for us. We may try the grill next time.

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Xiamen, China
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

All food great and finish your meal the Banana desert. Walk your meal off with one of the great walks the next morning

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santa barbara
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Great service, the lighting is not good, comfortable chairs and enviornment, very quiet-no kids under 13 allowed, food was good but not excellent.

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Fresno, ca
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had breakfast here twice. They have a very large breakfast buffet. You name it and they have it. Service was a little slow but the place was packed. I would eat here again mainly for the convenience.

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NJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Food and service were excellent. I know other reviews have complained about the prices but we found them equal to any great restaurant in a quality hotel or resort

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Elk Grove, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The service was very good Food prepared as ordered Lobster Bisque a Must Lovely fireplace and the noise level was minimal

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Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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131 reviews 131 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We ate in here one night and the food was superb, the steak just melted in your mouth. The service was excellent and the ambiance very pleasant. the wine was expensive but they served good beer. The food was not cheap but quality made up for it.

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Address: 1122 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623
Phone Number: 559-683-6555
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fish Camp

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