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Owl Grill & Saloon

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134 Mill Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
530-274-1144
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Sunday evening bite.

Neighborhood bar with fresh food and warm and friendly staff. I sat at the antique bar for a glass of wine and a steak. The garden salad was fresh and the homemade blue dressing was tasty. Melissa the server and bartender took my order and played a great selection of tunes from her iPod. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Timothy L
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Neighborhood bar with fresh food and warm and friendly staff. I sat at the antique bar for a glass of wine and a steak. The garden salad was fresh and the homemade blue dressing was tasty. Melissa the server and bartender took my order and played a great selection of tunes from her iPod. The steak- generous portion, well portioned... More 

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Grass Valley, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

This restaurant has gone through many owners in the last 10 years. The last time we were there, we sat down in the lounge area for cocktails and appetizers prior to dinner. The Bartender walked up to the table like he was drunk or on drugs, and then addressed my wife a Sweetheart. I refrained from admonishing the young man,... More 

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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

stopped in on a Monday night for anniversary dinner there were only 6 to 8 people in the restaurant we ordered two filet mignon (29.00) each mine tasted a little tough and sauce was very pepper like and ruined the taste of the meat (medium) and my wife's was raw (medium rare)so I chewed through mine and was done before... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Some of the restaurants have good food, some of the restaurants have good service here in Nevada County but this restaurant had a great mix of both. Good quality food (I had the Grilled Ribeye) garlic mashed potatoes and veges with a salad with blue cheese dressing. It is on the pricey side but was worth it. The service was... More 

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Grass Valley, California
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

My husband made reservations for a Tuesday for my Birthday Dinner. My request for my birthday was a "DATE". Staff were nice. When our meal arrived, my $30 Fillet was completely raw (I ordered it Medium). My husband was completely done with his meal before I even got my dinner back. The fillet had no seasoning and the Blue Cheese... More 

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Port Huron, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Very pricy and very small portions, waitresses were great though but not real good value for the money

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West Plains, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Had the special...Everything was good and as expected. I like the restaurant side over the bar side.

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Petaluma, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Great atmosphere, terrific wait staff and always excellent food. Best seared Ahi in the Sierra foothills.

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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We had a group of four. We ordered three beers and four soup and salads. Our bill was $76, and the portions were mediocre at best. Enough said.

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Grass Valley, California
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Decided to try this quaint little place for lunch and it was great! The Blue cheese burger with caramelized onions was great! There is a full bar if interested. Definitely will go again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 134 Mill Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Grass Valley
  • Phone Number: 530-274-1144

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?