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All 44 Oakhurst Restaurants

Crab Cakes Restaurant

49271 Golden Oak Loop, Suite 7, Oakhurst, CA 93644
559-641-7667
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Ranked #7 of 44 Restaurants in Oakhurst
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $100
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Located in Oakhurst, CA just minutes from the south gate to Yosemite National Park and Bass Lake, we specialize in fresh and shell fish and offer steak, chicken, pasta and an award winning children's menu with full bar service from Roman's Bar featuring local micro-brewed beers and wines.Enjoy dining in the nautically-themed restaurant, the cozy intimate bar or take in the beauty of the Sierra Nevada mountains from our outdoor patio. Crab Cakes Restaurant is a short drive from Fresno, Mariposa and Merced, CA.
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San Jose, California, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

There was quite a wait to get seated here, at this small seafood restaurant and bar (we were at the restaurant, the bar has a separate entrance and is upstairs). Some high school kids were eating there before some big dance. Well, they've got good taste- it's really good seafood which is a bit surprising this far from the sea... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

We went there for dinner while staying in Oakhurst to visit Yosemite valley. The food was good and the atmosphere was wonderful. Lots of family dining there too!

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We went there early on a Friday night and the place was standing room only. Easy to see why! The food is wonderful and really the only seafood place in the immediate area. Even though there was no place left to sit and the wait staff was clearly multi-tasking, we were treated with good cheer and were seated within 15... More 

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Excellent fish and chips but don't get the crab cakes. They were lacking something not sure what. Pleasant staff. Good desserts. Diffenitly a family restaurant.

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Paso Robles, California, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A fun little place in Oakhurst with okay food, great dessert, great service, and neat atmosphere with a cool fish tank. Drinks from the bar were really good, though the food was okay. Service was quite good!

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Rome
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I've been with my wife and 2 other friends to the Crab Cakes Restaurant, recommended by my Hotel Yosemite southgate, We had good lobster and Crabs, Service very nice, only one complaint, TOO MUCH gratuity, Paid the bill, we walk back to the Hotel, informed the concierge that the Restaurant they recomended was good but they really put too much... More 

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SD, CA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We found this restaurant using trip advisor. Fish and chips and crab cakes were great. The kids menus are brilliant with a writing tablet on one side and kids menu on the other. They also provided our kids with a fishing game which kept the kids busy the whole time. Brilliant. We enjoyed the sunset special which included dessert. Thanks... More 

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Pleasant Hill, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The food and service was great - cannot complain about that at all. Menu had plenty of variety and you will find something you can eat. The bar upstairs was a little noisy, so if you want a romantic dinner I suggest someplace else. If you want good food - them go there. The Yosemite Southgate gives guests a 10%... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Surprising to find such an excellent seafood restaurant in Oakhurst, a little hard to find but just off the main drag, GPS kept sending us in a circle using the address. The night we were there we had all you can eat snow crab legs which were excellent, appetizers and accompianments were also excellent. If you are in Oakhurst ever... More 

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Irvine, California
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150 reviews 150 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We loved their crab cakes, fish & chips, soup and salad. If you visit Yosemite, I recommend you eat here.

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Additional Information about Crab Cakes Restaurant

Address: 49271 Golden Oak Loop, Suite 7, Oakhurst, CA 93644
Phone Number: 559-641-7667
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 100
Cuisine: Seafood

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