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Bootleggers Old Town Tavern & Grill

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$$ - $$$
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210 Washington St, Auburn, CA 95603-5037
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this restaurant before over the years for lunch and dinner Always had a fun time Chose this place for a blind date What a mistake ! The wine we chose was not a go sadly so we were able to taste more until something palatable was found This was probably the only good part of the lunch... More 

Thank Wendie F
Auburn, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our go to place for a good, quality meal. There are plenty of tables. The staff is friendly and accommodating. Through the years we have tried about everything and find it all very satisfying.

Thank MikSher2014
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

Yeah, it's a little loud and it may lack the polished look of a five-star restaurant, but you won't be disappointed in the food or service. We're just visitors to this town so we followed the advice from fellow TripAdvisors and made a dinner reservation for this evening. Thanks, everyone! You were right! My fried chicken dinner was served piping... More 

Thank PH_AlbNM
Paradise, California, United States
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

This is a really fun place to eat. The inside is all brink and wood. They even have live music in the evenings. I was there for lunch and it was great, had dirty fried and peel and eats, friend had pork hamburger. Everything was really tasty. We had fun choosing some different beers, they had a very large selection.... More 

Thank A518VSLindaS
Lower Michigan
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547 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

Everyone in our party enjoyed their meals. It was a party of 6 and they got us in right away at dinner time.

Thank MissMyDog
Auburn, California
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

We usually go there in spring and fall. We like their patio, especially when we can get a corner table. Inside, the ambience is also nice with white table cloths. Lunches and wine have always been good. Lots of fun places to walk and shop nearby. A fun spot for tourists.

Thank TeriJean
Auburn, California
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stopped by here unexpectedly on a week night in June. The restaurant was busy but not too crowded. Several patrons were enjoying their meal on the patio out front. Our meals were delicious and the service was great! I'm glad we needed to change our original plans and ended up here instead.

Thank Sally D
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

Took my mom here for dinner on her birthday. I had the prime rib which was cooked perfectly as I asked - medium rare - and it was wonderful. Mom had the filet mignon, ordered the same way and unfortunately was over done, enough that we sent it back, but the new one was underdone. I know steak can be... More 

Thank elinzabeth
Northern California
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392 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

If your looking for a great dining experience and want to sit outside in a beautiful sitting, you can't beat Bootleggers during cool spring and summer evenings. The service is top notch and the food is the best in Auburn. I love the fact that each of the tables outside have white linen table clothes and napkins and fresh flowers... More 

Thank Blooms65
Oslo, Norway
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely late lunch here in our way from San Francisco to Lake Tahoe. The little town of Auburn is very charming, and this saloon is a perfect stop! The food was very nice for both adults and children! Service was kind and efficient, and the kids got crayons and coloring. Perfect!

Thank ingunncarelius

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Washington St, Auburn, CA 95603-5037
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: 530-889-2229

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