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Crab Cakes Restaurant

49271 Golden Oak Loop, Suite 7, Oakhurst, CA 93644
559-641-7667
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Ranked #9 of 44 restaurants in Oakhurst
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $0 - $100
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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Thousand Oaks, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had lunch there last week and considering their prices I wouldn't recommend it. My salmon was like jerky and the crab cakes were over cooked. Too expensive for what it is.

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Brossard, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

After eating crab in san francisco , we were quiet disapointed all we had came from the freezer ... We had ravioli with crab in a marinara sauce. , the ravioli were frozen and the sauce came directly out of the can, no savour at all ... Very disapointing I Would not recommand it specialy with à bill of 80... More

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Shasta Lake, California, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

On a trip to Yosemite, we stopped in for dinner on a Monday evening and were seated immediately. Even on a week night, the dining room was busy, but not overcrowded. The decor was maritime cute with a fishing game on the table for kids, or as in our case, two adults. The menu was varied. We especially enjoyed the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

Staff and management are pros. Dinner was great. Desserts are to die for. Best restaurant the area. Mac and lobster was great and unique. Seafood perfectly done. Nice wine list. Well priced

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Santa Clarita, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Spent 2 nights in Oakhurst & my only complaint is that we never tried this restaurant on our first night there so we could have gone both nights. Great selection of seafood - the hubby & I could not decide on just one dish so we landed up having 4 Appetizers as our main meal - Escargot, Clam Chowder, Crab... More

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Oakhurst, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Great seafood. The place is very lively inside. It has a beautiful nauitical motif to it. And the staff is friendly and helpful

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Oakhurst, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Great menu and excellent food! The Staff is like family and their "Sunsetters Menu" between 4-6 pm is fantastic! We make it part of our weekly dining experience. Roman and his Staff are the best!

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Pine Mountain Club, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I have to say this place was not my first choice to have dinner #1 I do not eat seafood...NOTHING from the water. However our friend chose it for her birthday dinner...The food was really good, my steak was perfect. The waiter/bartender Shane, was outstanding. It was a great dinner for sure.

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Sunnyvale, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

They kept trying to sell us things we didn't need. Otherwise, food was good quality and reasonable price. Well, the crab cakes appetizer was actually a little expensive for what you get, but otherwise the other items were good.

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Los Angeles, California
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138 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We were on the fence about this place as our party of 4 were not all onboard with seafood. No need to fret, they have many options. +crab cakes were good +cod was tasty as well +my prime rib was "rare & delicious" (beware, the smaller portion is plentiful) +clam chowder (reviews are accurate) great stuff Owners wife is a... More

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