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Monkey Cat

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805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-4806 (Cherry)
+1 530-888-8492
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate outside in the patio. It's off the main street on side street and protected for privacy by a hedge. Nice atmosphere. Range of dishes from $14-30, appetisers and salads from $8-14. A seafood special had nice variety of seafoods and rich sauce. Hamburger thick with good bun. Chicken thick with nice sauce, and tortellini had good texture and flavorful... More 

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Thank TedL1049
Ennismore, Canada
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family ate here and we all enjoyed our food and the atmosphere. They easily accommodated our large group.

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Thank kat351
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long, horrible day when the truck broke down on the way to a camping trip, and being stuck for hours at the side of the road, and then at the auto mechanic, we were rescued at taken to Monkey Cat. Not only were they extremely accommodating to our two restless dogs, but they were very prompt and courteous,... More 

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Thank Kaye S
Auburn, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

My friend invited me to lunch at this restaurant. I had not been there for many years. The restaurant is very clean and the artwork on the walls very tasteful. The door was left open and the table where we were seated was too drafty. My friend asked the waitress to put us at a different table and that solved... More 

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Thank GrammyJ43
Auburn, California
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We eat at Monkey Cat about 3 time a year. The staff is always friendly and helpful, the food very good and the bar and wine list extensive. This is a good place for a romantic dinner for two, dining out with others or even a celebration. While the prices are not inexpensive, if you want a 'nicer' restaurant than... More 

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Thank J S
Yorba Linda, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

After a stressful day in Auburn on business, my husband and I were looking for something nice with gourmet food. We got lucky. We had walked around the street enjoying the shops and we spotted Monkey Cat. The menu looked good and we were ready for a cocktail. We spotted a parking place right in front which was perfect for... More 

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Thank dancer630
Rescue, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Visited Auburn Saturday and had dinner at Monkey Cat. Everything was delicious. Looking forward to going back as this is now one of our favorite restaurants in the area. Atmosphere is great and service was fantastic!

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Thank DavesRave
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The food, atmosphere, staff and owners are all wonderful. Being a vegetarian, there is not a huge selection for me, but all in all, I'd say it's the best restaurant in Auburn to 'take a date'.

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Thank Kelli Y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Good Food , Great Atmosphere For adults Looking To Get away. It's also in historic part of town and is very cozy. Good service can be expected and wines on menu. Great for a date

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Carmichael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I have taken a friend to Monkey Cat on two different occasions recently. Both loved the restaurant as did I. The atmosphere is unique and has many monkey pictures and knick knacks from what looks like to be from around the world. It has a warm comforting feeling with booths as well as tables. The menu is interesting and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar, International, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-4806
    (Cherry)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-888-8492
Description
We have a large indoor dinning area, complete with bar & lounge. When the weather is nice, enjoy our outdoor patio. For larger groups, parties, business meetings and such we have a banquet room for rental throughout the whole year!

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