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Redwood Highway, U.S. 101, Orick, CA
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Description: This is attacked to a motel, on the main highway in Orick. Phone number is...
This is attacked to a motel, on the main highway in Orick. Phone number is (707) 488-3381.
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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Pleasant respite to camping food! :)

We ran late exploring the ocean, watching the sunset and ran for a restaurant after dark! Glad we found this cool, old fashioned place. They even had a real juke box for my teenage boys to experience! Food was homemade and hit the spot! :) They close at 8pm so be sure to get there quick!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 24, 2014
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Cut Bank, MT
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Cut Bank, MT
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126 reviews 126 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We ran late exploring the ocean, watching the sunset and ran for a restaurant after dark! Glad we found this cool, old fashioned place. They even had a real juke box for my teenage boys to experience! Food was homemade and hit the spot! :) They close at 8pm so be sure to get there quick!

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Alexandria, VA
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153 reviews 153 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My experience was a bit different than described in other recent postings. There are few choices for eating lunch in Orick and this seemed to be place to be before entering the park from the south. The service was friendly and prompt. The food was certainly not gourmet but it met our needs for a quick lunch at reasonable prices.

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Houston, Texas
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84 reviews 84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stopped here to eat breakfast before hitting the national park. There weren't a lot of choices, so we gave this place a shot. It took about 10 minutes before we even had our drink order taken. That should have been a sign to us that the total breakfast experience would take about an hour and a half. The food... More 

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texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Waited forever--took over an hour to get breakfast--cook appeared to only work on one order at time. Once breakfast finally came it was terrible--eggs in omelets were undercooked and very greasy. Try somewhere else.

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Keizer, Oregon
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. Seems like a family owned restaurant, with all family members involved. Ordered a hamburger, and salad bar. My comment after leaving the restaurant was " I hope the food doesn't make us ill." It didn't. We took pie to go, and it was great for breakfast the next morning.

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newport beach
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We were recommended to this restaurant by a park service staff. We didn't care for the slow, unfriendly service. The waitress was chatting to locals the entire time and didn't seem to quickly notice others or attend to their needs. The food was average.

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Grapeland, Texas, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Fall back in time to the good old diners of years past. This is a good place to get a hamburger or a BLT. Hot apple pie and ice cream are available to top off a calorie busting meal. Enjoy

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Don't waste your time and money. This may be the only place to eat in Orick, but do yourself a favor and just keep driving until the next town. Or pack your own lunch for the Redwoods. It's only rated #1 because this is literally the ONLY place to really eat. Very misleading. Diners are usually friendly, delivering good 'ole... More 

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Chincoteague Island, Virginia
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203 reviews 203 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The Curry Califlower soup was to die for and the toasted tuna on rye was an original creation. Who thought the cook/ chef Marco would originate a fresh idea with a tuna sandwich. It was inspiring as we shared this original sandwich and savored each bite. Marco freshly made a large batch of what appeared to be "Cinnimon" buns like... More 

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

If you like the traditional American diner, this is a place to visit. Great home made pies and other foods. We didn't stay there but the Palm Motel next door looked like more of the same.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Redwood Highway, U.S. 101, Orick, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Orick

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

This is attacked to a motel, on the main highway in Orick. Phone number is (707) 488-3381.

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