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10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0363
+1 530-582-1040
Wednesday
Closed
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Hours:
Fri - Tue 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent - best in Truckee area

This is (in my opinion) the new best high end restaurant in the Truckee area. Great selections and there are 2 tasting menu's. We picked from the ala carte menu and the little gruyere cheese puffs were my favorite. The wine selections are very good. This restaurant can stand with the San... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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san francisco
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This is (in my opinion) the new best high end restaurant in the Truckee area. Great selections and there are 2 tasting menu's. We picked from the ala carte menu and the little gruyere cheese puffs were my favorite. The wine selections are very good. This restaurant can stand with the San Francisco crowd- try it if you want the... More 

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Truckee
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Went unexpectedly with a date for her birthday with 4 other couples. Each of us had something different and we were all surprised at how good the food was and yet how very different from the standard up scale restaurant fare. You can't go wrong here.

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San Francisco, California
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Surprised to find a restaurant of this calibre in old town Truckee. Started with a memorable reservation (she teasingly asked if I'd like to sit at the same table for an anniversary dinner). Treated to a lovely dinner with elegant and knowledgeable service, very nice wines and delectable food. The amuse bouche was a pretty amusing branch like structure with... More 

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CT, USA
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This was among the best meals I have ever eaten. The chef is young, bold and creative. He elevates fine dining to an experience which you will not forget. We had so many wonderful items but I want to highlite one in particular. After eating a few incredible appetizers we shared fillet mignon topped with seared Foie Gra which was... More 

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Incline Village, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Trokay is by far the best restaurant in the Reno-Tahoe area. The decor is natural and rustic - wood, and brick with well-spaced tables so that you don't have neighbors screaming down your neck. The service is absolutely excellent. Staff know the menu, beers and wines (there is no hard liquor), and can explain all of the odd things on... More 

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

From beginning to the end of the evening a meal to do again! The service was well team united. They all help each other even the chef owner comes out now that was a nice touch. You don't see that often and he came out to each table with an item. The food we'll be hungry some may be smaller... More 

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This is one of the most brilliant meals I've ever had...anywhere. It is a beautiful, spacious rustic urban space sparcely furnished. Each plate was well thought out and lovely. It is owner operated and the experience left me feeling well taken care of. The most expensive dinner I've had in the mountains and the greatest value. Can't wait to bring... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Fine dining in a rustic atmosphere from entering to exit every thing was 5 stars... The seven courses were well constructed and thoughtful in there theme. Farm to table style...

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Aspen, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We had such a wonderfully relaxed dinner here and I would love to go back to try more! Didn't get to experience the full tasting menu but everything we had was amazing and I would love to try some of the amazing coffee's they had available. Great culinary experience yet without seeming too esoteric. Let's go back!

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Northern California
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40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Trokay is a wonderful find in Truckee. There is so much going on there that is far above and beyond what you would consider for a mountain restaurant. There is definitely a flair for the forward thinking ideas in cooking, the service was among the best we have experienced and the wines by the glass absolutely outstanding. There are still... More 

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Additional Information about Trokay

Address: 10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0363
Phone Number: +1 530-582-1040
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0363
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-582-1040

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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