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All 6 Death Valley Junction Restaurants

Forty-Niner Cafe at the Furnace Creek Ranch

Highway 190, PO Box 1, Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
760 786-2345
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Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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La Mesa, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

We had dinner at the bar and had great service. The food was pretty good and we were hungry from a day of hiking. We split the Hamburger plate and it was cooked medium rare per our request. The couple next to us said the fish and chips were also good. Don't expect a "foodie" experience and you do pay... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

This is a handy place for food in a place where fine dining is scarce. The spicy pizza was a suggestion by our server and it was GREAT. The salad was surprisingly fresh and the beer cold. After a day of four wheeling in Titus Canyon, it was perfect.

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Illinois
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

There aren't many places to eat near Furnace Creek, so you're pretty locked in. I'd recommend stocking up on breakfast and lunch food, as there are refrigerators in the room. The food is okay, not great.

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Bend, Oregon
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Considering your out in the middle of know where and not much to choose from the Forty Niner cafe isn't bad. We had lunch and a breakfast. For lunch we had the turkey sandwich, was delicious. They roast their own turkeys, so very fresh. For breakfast we had omelets, very good,served hot and the service was friendly. The only negative... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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114 reviews 114 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

A basic café. Food is good, not great. Good selection on the menu and reasonable prices considering where you are. We ate there on a light park traffic day and service was good. May be slower on busy days or times. Portions were of a good size.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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366 reviews 366 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

We thought the food here was fairly good. At least breakfast (about $12 each) had good oatmeal. At dinner my wife had salmon that was a bit dry. I was excited to have a whole wheat fusilli with vegetables. When it was served, it had just the usual white flour fusilli. I complained to the manager, and he made my... More 

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New Jersey
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90 reviews 90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

There aren't a lot of choices for meals, we thought this would be a good option. The service was so rushed, and it wasn't at all busy. My dinner was just warm. It's tasted fine. My husband asked for bread and what we got was to rocks from the desert. But the worse was when she asked if we wanted... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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61 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We had breakfast here during our stay in Death Valley and it was what you would expect for a cafe. We got Eggs Benedict which was great and an omelette.

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

haha.. They are as expensive as the nice places on the Vegas strip. I wouldn't mind spending the money if the food was decent, but blah. Not good. The place is a little dingy. I understand out in the middle of no where, but come on..

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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54 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The 49er Cafe is a good substitute for over-priced dinner food at Furnace Creek Inn up the hill. However, at lunch Dec.30 we were kept waiting without being seated or greeted for 20 minutes, without an apparent line. Service of food was extremely fast, but puzzling lack of front-house service and attention.

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Address: Highway 190, PO Box 1, Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
Phone Number: 760 786-2345
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Death Valley National Park  >  Death Valley Junction
Cuisine: American

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