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27 N C, Virginia City, NV 89440
775-847-7122
Today
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
great grub!

We stopped in for lunch on the way out of town. We received a fantastic meal at a very reasonable price. When you are in Virginia City, I would definitely grab a meal there!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
rhwalker1
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Reservations
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51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stopped in for lunch on the way out of town. We received a fantastic meal at a very reasonable price. When you are in Virginia City, I would definitely grab a meal there!

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Reno, Nevada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had a group of 8 that went to a breakfast mini-meeting. The service was great. The food was great. The price was good. We were in Virginia City for an event and it was nice to be able to talk and hear each other without having to be loud. The atmosphere is wonderful. I would recommend this restaurant.

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Elmira, NY
Top Contributor
198 reviews 198 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

As part of a tour, our choices were limited and the meal was only so-so. Don't know what they offer as regular fare. We sat on the back deck with the Hundred Mile View so we seemed to be the last served.

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Wells, Maine
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had lunch/dinner out on the back deck overlooking the valley. We watched as wild horses walked down the street. The food was very good, and the waiter was great. We all had burgers and would recommend them. Who wouldn't want to eat at Bonanza when you're in Virginia City?

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Incline Village, Nevada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

4 of us had lunch there last week. Mainly salads and sandwiches. Service was good, food was good (nothing super fantastic, but tasty), and weather was nice out on the deck. Would recommend it.

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Los Angeles, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Great deck overlooking the valley. Food was OK- had a calimari salad. The fish was great but the salad did not have enough stuff in it.

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Holbrook, New York
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118 reviews 118 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We Had to Come to Virgina City to See This Great little Town, We Stumbled into this Place for quick snack, traveled here from Lake Tahoe, my Wife and her Sister Who's Maiden Name is "Cartwright", So For us it was a Easy Choice on where we were going to Eat! Very Good Little Place, it was in Middle of... More 

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Oregon
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My wife and I stopped by the Bonanza Café for a quick bite while roaming the streets of Virginia City. The restaurant wasn't busy for a Wednesday at 2p.m., so we purposely ordered something that takes very little time to prepare. Had we known that the family seated near us had already been waiting 40 minutes for their meal, we... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Eat indoors or on the small backporch. Slot machines. We shared hamburger and fries which were good.

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Saint Paul
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Food served fast food style in plastic baskets. Reasonable priced and quite good and good service. I had the calamari salad and was very surprised at the quality and quantity. Get adult beverages at the bar but order food from the table, a little different but it works.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 N C, Virginia City, NV 89440
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Virginia City
  • Phone Number: 775-847-7122

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?