We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 20 Groveland Restaurants

Groveland Hotel's Cellar Door

18767 Main Street, PO Box 289, Groveland, CA 95321
+1 209-962-4000
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #8 of 20 Restaurants in Groveland
Price range: $8 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Californian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Back Street
Transit: YARTS stop is a block away at Mary Laveroni Park.
Write a Review

157 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    82
    42
    15
    8
    10
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Windsor, California
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We enjoyed "The Cellar Door" Restaurant in the Groveland Hotel. The restaurant was very elegant. It has a history. Our dinner was very good. The seafood was fresh in the middle of California! I loved my Groveland salad with walnuts, bleu cheese,lettuce and ranch dressing. The ranch dressing did not taste like Hidden Valley. I had beef tenderloin one night... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Bern, North Carolina
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This restaurant offers a good menu choice. We experienced good service and good food. Sea bass was excellent along with the tenderloin. Atmosphere was fine with the restaurant in the old hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Wonderful staff! Delicious food!!! Do yourself a favor and eat a truly authentic meal! Andre is best!

Was this review helpful? Yes
El Dorado Hills, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We enjoyed this Historic Hotel and Restaurant in Groveland, our waiter Ryan Niedens was just right! Attentive, professional, personable. The wine list was fantastic and the quality of menu choices was very impressive. The meal was delicious, service was great, prices were reasonable. Overall a great experience, we'll be back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This restaurant served us two bad, bad burgers. The server seemed confused when we said that a 'medium rare' burger did not mean charred on the outside and chilled on the inside. Dirty cutlery, dirty carpets, dirty curtains. By far the worst meal that I can remember having. Avoid!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reynoldsburg
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The Hotel is a dated gem. The restaurant patio is really nice. The wine list is spectacular, but the wait staff didn't know anything about wine. The food was mediocre at best. My wife had jambalaya and it was prepared as if nobody cared. We went here because it was rated highly on Tripadvisor and because of the award winning... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We ate here while staying at the Groveland hotel. The good was actually quite good. We had the puttanesca pasta and the caprese salad. They have a great little patio out back which is very nice yo relax on and enjoy the fresh air.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The restaurant furnishings were very nice and kept the feeling of the "old west". The corkage fee of $20+ seemed a little steep. for the location. My husband ordered the chicken marsala. The presentation was wonderful, his first bite was delicious....THEN he discovered the chicken was RAW! The server was very apologetic and asked if he would like to have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Highland, California
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We had 2 meals here. One a complimentary full breakfast with the room and a dinner. We had the Greek salad and some salad with fresh organic tomatoes. they were excellent, fresh and flavorful! The owner recommended a bottle wine that was outstanding. The breakfast the next day was great I had the french toast with bacon and my husband... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stopped by this hotel for an early dinner and they were very disorganized and rude. At first the lady ran off to see if she could fit us in, and she came back 15 minutes later to say we could eat at the bar but they couldn't serve us bc they are not ready. Which is it? Amateur hour... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Groveland Hotel's Cellar Door also viewed

 

Been to Groveland Hotel's Cellar Door? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Groveland Hotel's Cellar Door

Address: 18767 Main Street, PO Box 289, Groveland, CA 95321
Phone Number: +1 209-962-4000
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Groveland
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 40
Cuisine: Californian

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Groveland Hotel's Cellar Door staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?