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Erna's Elderberry House

48688 Victoria Ln., Oakhurst, CA 93644
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Ranked #1 of 44 Restaurants in Oakhurst
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $78 - $125
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Continental
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Highway 41
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English first
Hallandale Beach, Florida
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

after an exciting afternoon of zip-lining outside yosemite, this memorable dining experience was perfect to end a great last day in yosemite. ERNA ELDERBERRY'S EXCEDED our expectations on every level. being asked when making reservation of any allergies, food likes/dislikes, &/or preferences, eased any concerns. the evenings several courses listed were those that the chef made using fresh produce &... More 

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Fresno, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

We have gone here multiple times already and the food and service are impeccable! Erna personally comes and greets you. She makes sure things are perfect. This is what fine dining is all about!

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Kuala Lumpur
4 reviews 4 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

On Sunday 05 October 2014 the four of us were heading for Yosemite National Park.We had actually made a booking for dinner at Erna's Elderberry Restaurant.But driving in the vicinity of Oakhurst,we decided that it would make more sense to do lunch at Erna's than to brave the dark,country roads for dinner.And so it was that we took them by... More 

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The first thing you experience is the friendly staff. Starting with John who welcomes you and guides you through the menu. Do they be put off by the 5 course $108 prix fix menu, they are accommodating. If you don't want the soup or salad they will deduct it or any course. They will also change it to accommodate your... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Erna's is more a romantic couples restaurant than a family fare venue. However, their dining room has been our college for teaching our grandchildren appreciation for excellent dinners, beautiful presentations, and wonderful service in a warm lovely setting. We began taking them there as soon as they could sit quietly and listen to adult conversations about the tastes and textures... More 

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United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was told about Elderberry House in Oakhurst as a dining venue and decided to take my boyfriend and myself to go try it out. The outside area as you arrive is wonderful. It doesn't look like a restaurant. The ambiance inside and the welcome was exceptional and after being seated our waitron produced the menu and wine list and... More 

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Camarillo, CA
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A night and meal for the ages on Oct. 19, 2014 at the Elderberry House, as part of the celebration of the restaurant's 30 years in business and of 60 years for the Relais & Chateux group. Proprietor Erna Kubin-Clanin simply wowed all in attendance from start to finish, with guest Grand Chef Toni Mörwald from Austria leading the multi-course... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Tried 2 different tasting menus on 2 separate nights while staying at Chateau du Sureau, and both meals were absolutely amazing! Hard to believe that this kind of quality and creativity can exist outside of a major city. Erna's was the culinary highlight of our 2 week trip to California. Highly recommended!

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Napa, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My husband and I travel to Erna's Elderberry House every few years. To give ourselves a treat this October, we spent four nights at Chateau du Sureau and four fantastic dinners at Erna's Elderberry House. Each meal was completely different, filled with delightful visual, texture, taste, and wine pairing surprises. The wines matched beautifully, which doesn't often happen in wine... More 

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Reydarfjordur, Iceland
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you want a Truly Pretentious Restaurant with No Substance, Erna's Elderberry House is the Right Place for You. I will start this out by saying that I am easy to please, and I eat anything. Well, anything except one of the hor d'oeuvres served at Aug 28, 2014 dinner that cost $350 (with tip) for myself and my new... More 

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ElderberryHouse, Manager at Erna's Elderberry House, responded to this review

Dear JuanTraveler, first may I - on behalf of the whole Estate - thank you for your candid feedback. Having an open and honest account of a guest experience is of great assistance to us, and will allow us to improve for future. We do strive for excellence with every guest experience, and I am saddened to hear we missed... More 

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Additional Information about Erna's Elderberry House

Address: 48688 Victoria Ln., Oakhurst, CA 93644
Phone Number: 559.683.6800
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 78 - 125
Cuisine: American, Continental

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