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Clearman's North Woods Inn

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14305 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638-5536 (Valley View)
(714) 739-0331
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Peanut Shells on floor

When you enter, you will be astounded by the theming. There are bear traps and skins and taxidermy animals everywhere. But the strangest thing was the peanut shells that COVERED the floor. However, the food was very good especially the prime rib dip.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Blake H
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California
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California
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

When you enter, you will be astounded by the theming. There are bear traps and skins and taxidermy animals everywhere. But the strangest thing was the peanut shells that COVERED the floor. However, the food was very good especially the prime rib dip.

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Boise, ID
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

It was just okay, for the prices not the best. We had a gift bag with us for our anniversary and the server never asked are you celebrating anything with us tonight? She was really just phoning it in that day. The scallops were broiled and really over cooked.

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Seattle
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135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

First off, this is a somewhat unique place to visit and eat at. As you can read from other reviews, this is a restaurant one goes for an experience and then the food. That said, the food is not to be dismissed either. While not truly fine dining, the cost does comes close to being comparable to some fine dinning... More 

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Atascadero, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Enjoyed the peanut shells on the floor and rustic interior. Large portions, very good meat. Only downside was we were in a big room in the back and it was noisy, so hard to hear each other at the table.

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Hell, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 503 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Interesting decor with the log walls, taxidermy, fake snow on the outside roof and fake snow on the floor. Service was all right and we liked the lettuce salad with the red cabbage on top. The steaks were prepared correctly and the baked potatoes with the whipped cheese butter were good.

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I've been a North Woods customer since I was a kid. Their steaks are wonderful, and the sides that come with the meals are what makes this place special. You get two salads, they are both so simple but so good. One is iceberg lettuce with blue cheese dressing, the other is red cabbage with an Italian dressing. The trick... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Should have read the reviews first, only 58% favored this place! Let me start by saying the service was exceptional! They started us off with unlimited salad, two kinds, one was chunks of ice berg lettuce with a scoop of dressing on it and that was the better tasting one! The other was red slaw and it made the ice... More 

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Hamilton, Montana
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My wife and I had not been to southern California for several years, but we remembered the North Woods Inn as having great food. We were a bit disappointed to find the one we used to go to had closed, but were happy to find this one still there. We were really excited to find the quality of the food... More 

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CLACKAMAS
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108 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I have gone to this restaurant since it opened as when I lived in Southern California it was one of the clients of the accounting firm I worked for. But last night was a night that would not have brought me back if it was my first time. We were waiting for two more of our party to show up... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Nice atmosphere. Don't like the menu system. Food was better than average but not great. Our server had the personality of a rock. We were a party of 4, 2 of us arrived 15 minutes early and had to wait to be seated until the other 2 arrived despite the fact the restraunt was half empty. Not only is the... More 

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Additional Information about Clearman's North Woods Inn

Address: 14305 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638-5536
Phone Number: (714) 739-0331
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mirada
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14305 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638-5536
    (Valley View)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mirada
  • Phone Number: (714) 739-0331

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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