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Cafe Mahjaic - Lotus Inn

1006 Lotus Rd, Lotus, CA 95651 (Formerly Adam Lohry's)
530-622-9587
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Ranked #1 of 7 Restaurants in Lotus
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $31
Hours:
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Dinners at Cafe' Mahjaic are New American, a mixture of all ethnic backgrounds. All foods, sauces and breads made from scratch daily using naturally raise meats and grains. Fresh fish from the ocean. Organic produce when available.
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English first
Auburn, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Just had Thanksgiving Dinner at the Cafe Mahjaic in Lotus, CA. Building had been a General Store, built in the 1850's. Great ambiance, great food, great service. Prix Fixed menu today, all the choices were delicious. Appetizer of 4 Dungeness Crab legs was a treat.

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Cafe Mahjaic was recommended by our B&B [Eden Vale]. Excellent recommendation!! great food, great beverage recommendations, wonderful dinner. Make reservations. It's like 5 minutes from Eden Vale. best fine dining in the area

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Huntington Beach, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

There is only one thing to say - incredible food and wonderful service!! Try their pris fixe menu for a great value without compromising selection or taste in any way. Best in the area.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Great food in a quaint building. this is an often overlooked area for quality cuisine. Make reservations.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Good service, Serra Nevada rustic, excellent food, fusion of the best of cuisines, and worth a trip out here. If you visiting Sutter's Mill, drive north up the road to Lotus. It's the perfect end of a day. I would also recommend stopping at Hooverville Orchards for some of the best fruit and pies around. Their Asian pears are amazing... More 

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Placerville, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We live near this restaurant and wanted to take our out of town guests here. Made reservation for 6:00. Was seating promptly but then had to ask to finally have water poured. The bread was brought out before we received water. When we finally got our meals (which took well over an hr) the food was nicely presented and tasted... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We enjoyed dinner here one evening during our stay in Placerville, we showed up early and the hostess was able or accommodate us despite not having reservations. Within 45 minutes the place was packed and it's easy to understand why. The food is great! I enjoyed the spaetzle and it was just as good if not better than what I've... More 

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Glendora, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Best food in the area, recommended by our B&B owner and it didn't disappoint. Atmosphere was perfect, the favors in the food were inventive and made for delicious combinations. We had the vegetable tamales and the pasta, very good.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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161 reviews 161 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by the Eden Vale Inn where we were staying. We chose the price fixed menu which was perfect for us. The price was reasonable and the portions were exactly right. Cannot wait for a chance to visit again. Be sure to make a reservation. The restaurant is in an historic building and is quite... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Our B&B owners recommended the restaurant and the food was outstanding. Creative, local emphasis. The service was great too.

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Additional Information about Cafe Mahjaic - Lotus Inn

Address: 1006 Lotus Rd, Lotus, CA 95651 (Formerly Adam Lohry's)
Phone Number: 530-622-9587
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lotus
Open Hours:
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
Cuisine: American

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