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National Hotel & Restaurant

18183 Main St, Jamestown, CA 95327-9748
+1 209-984-3446
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“escargot” (5 reviews)
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18183 Main St, Jamestown, CA 95327-9748
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

We stopped at this place as part of our honeymoon and had a great time! It's very "old timey."...antiques all around and the rooms are fun too. Michael and Heather helped to make us feel at home and a couple in the bar area bought...More

Thank Janis C
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in Jamestown after taking a ride to Murphys. Love the authentic look and feel of the hotel dining room. We had lunch which was very good. Our server was fantastic! She was bartending and waiting tables as well. Very friendly and helpful. I...More

Thank LGuerrieri
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Had lunch here....the food was great! Service was good. Interesting dining room. Looked around the renovated hotel afterwards, looks very nice.

Thank neilleann
Reviewed September 7, 2015

We really enjoyed our pasta and prime rib. The selection of local wines are amazing. The host was very helpful. We enjoyed the warm homemade bread and fantastic chocolate moose. It was a busy night and our waitress seemed rushed. The menu is a little...More

Thank Beth L
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Our party of 3 had a wonderful dinner in the very pleasant outdoor patio tonight. Gold margaritas, calimari, steaks and Chicken Madagascar were prepared perfectly. Our server was very nice and served our courses in good time. The owner was there and he came to...More

Thank khrecruit
Reviewed September 2, 2015

When you walk in and look at the menu prices you think "upscale" restaurant. But when you are served you are brought back to a mediocre level. It wasn't bad, but the ambiance and setting gives you the impression this is a bit more than...More

1  Thank CaAz-JT
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Beautiful rooms. Have eaten at the restaurant many times never a bad meal. Highly recommend Bananas Fosters for desert.

Thank Monkers333
Reviewed August 6, 2015

Food was very well done and we also received great coupons when we checked in at the hotel. Worth it!

Thank JessicaTeel
Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

The good part: nice patio setting, accepted to serve us dinner very late at night, server was nice and professional, great local wine list at very moderate prices. The not so great: did not have my first two wine selections, food was blandMore

1  Thank Gilbert V
national2, Proprietor at National Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2015

We are really sorry that this gentleman who was from Belgium, was not happy with our wine list availability and that his entree was considered to be "bland". We have one of the largest restaurant wine lists in California, of Sierra Foothill appelation, usually maintaining...More

Reviewed June 20, 2015

To start, we loved the atmosphere in the outdoor garden, quaint but romantic. The food was excellent, except the escargot had tarrogon which we do not prefer in our escargot. Other than that the trout, caesar salad, and dessert was commendable. Cherry, our server, was...More

Thank Bill M
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.32 miles away
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September 21, 2015|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
The hotel does not have a restaurant, but can make recommendations.
Larry L
April 27, 2015|
Response from national2 | Property representative |
Yes, of course, we would be happy to take care of your reservation. We need the number in your party, reservation name, time desired and any special requests that we should know in advance, ie dietary requests. Stephen... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18183 Main St, Jamestown, CA 95327-9748
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Jamestown
  • Phone Number: +1 209-984-3446
  • E-mail
Located in The Historic National Hotel on Main Street Jamestown, CA this acclaimed restaurant with an award winning wine list and full service bar make this THE restaurant in the California Gold Country., Dine on our vine covered patio, in our turn of the century dining room or in our old west Gold Rush Saloon. We serve a Mediterranean Cuisine accented with herbs from our own garden. And you won't want to miss our house-made desserts from Bananas Foster created tableside to our much awarded cheesecake. We look foreward to seeing you!Open Daily for Lunch and Dinner 11:30 a.M. - 10 P.M. / Sunday Brunch 10 a.M. - 3 P.M.
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