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Badwater Saloon

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American, Bar
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice bar / restaurant with reasonable prices given the location. If you visit Mesquite Dunes - it is a nice stop.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Drew K
Reviewed October 6, 2019

We first came to the restaurant here in March and came back as we thought the food and staff were lovely. The restaurant was late opening due to staffing issues but the main server came out to welcome us into the saloon (same food etc,...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Tins76
GuestRelations-ONP, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love our return guests! Thank you for joining us for another delicious meal served by staff who are passionate about Death Valley and those who come to explore it.

Reviewed October 5, 2019

WE had in the Saloon (rather than the diner) and Kimberly was a pleasant and ultra energetic waitress (who made the energiser bunny look lazy). She helped us with our meal and drink selection, also keeping us hydrated with iced water. There’s a good menu...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Coolonela
GuestRelations-ONP, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us! With great service and delicious menu selections, the Badwater Saloon is the perfect place to relax and recharge after a day's adventure in Death Valley National Park!

Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Popped in to get a quick bite. The burgers are delicious. Ice cold drinks and beer. Family friendly and the absolutely nicest waitstaff. Highly recommend. Victor at the bar is great.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Mak K, Director of Sales at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

Thank you for your recent visit and feedback! Between the refreshing AC, icy beverages, ( both adult and child-friendly) and the fantastic selection of delicious, cooked-to-order snacks and meal choices, the Badwater Saloon is the perfect place to relax and recharge after spending time in...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019

My husband and I rarely eat at restaurants in DV because we camp and we prefer to eat our own food at camp. It was a rare event that we ate lunch at Badwater Saloon. I was extremely surprised how delicious the veggie burger was....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 925dannae
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

We are so glad you made an exception from your camping routine and joined us. Our veggie burgers happen to be one of my personal favorites, but more importantly, it is a top choice among many of our guests, many of whom are return visitors,...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019

We stopped here after a long day at The racetrack. The server took our order and offered choices to accompany our burgers. He asked us as though it was included choices. When we received the check there were charges for our salads and the burger....fries...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 8212jackie
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

Hello and thank you for your feedback! We appreciate the opportunity to learn of your experience as what you encountered was not accurate in terms of your order and associated charges. All of our cooked-to-order burger choices are accompanied by a side of fries at...More

Reviewed June 14, 2019

We stopped for lunch on our way into the national park. Big windows overlooking highway and gift shop/gas station across the street. Quick service, good food, reasonable price. We had a couple of special requests that they got right the first time. We had salads...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

Thank you for your feedback! There's nothing like stepping out of the hot, Death Valley sun into a blast of air conditioning while you choose from a great selection of menu items from salads to chili to cooked-to-order burgers. Our staff is committed to providing...More

Reviewed June 14, 2019

We had a fantastic lunch here. Chad the server was super friendly and gave us some good local knowledge to help us with our trip. We had a vegetarian in our group and their menu accommodated this fine. We would definitely go back if we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank davekahl
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. Our staff is proud to provide great service, helpful trips hints and of course, delicious food for every appetite and preference, as your group discovered. We hope that your "if" turns into a when and we look forward to your...More

Reviewed June 4, 2019

A pretty cool place for a rest and a meal in the middle of nowhere! You definitely want to stop here on your way to Furnace Creek! Good service as well.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sigallo85
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2019

Thank you for your recent visit! We are proud to offer friendly service, and delicious, freshly prepared meal options from a menu full of items for every palate and appetite. We hope that when you travels return you to Death Valley that we have the...More

Reviewed June 2, 2019

Needed to enjoy some relief from the heat so enjoyed a meal in authentic saloon surroundings. There were other areas in the complex to eat .....missed the sandwiches etc so grabbed for next days lunch afterwards .......at the saloon quite large meals so check and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 77smiley
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Badwater Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2019

Thank you for joining us! It sounds like a blast of AC and a delicious, freshly prepared meal was exactly what you needed after a day in the Death Valley sun. Our Toll Road restaurant is the perfect place to unwind and recap the day's...More

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Roam51831428500
June 10, 2019|
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Response from GuestRelations-ONP | Property representative |
We absolutely welcome children, even the four-legged kind!
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RoadGhost
June 5, 2019|
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Response from GuestRelations-ONP | Property representative |
Hello! Great question! Although our restaurant does not sell our Prickly Pear Barbecue sauce, we do offer many Prickly Pear products just across the street at our General Store.
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Response from JimboTheWary | Reviewed this property |
Not certain, but I highly doubt it given how concessions are usually handled in national parks.
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