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Epic Cafe

349 Lee Vining Avenue, Cafe located on the property of The Lake View Lodge, Lee Vining, CA 93541
+1 760-965-6282
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
349 Lee Vining Avenue, Cafe located on the property of The Lake View Lodge, Lee Vining, CA 93541
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food here was amazing and I loved how friendly everyone is! Thank you Linda! The food is delicious and the service is amazing, I recommend trying the oatmeal or panini.

Thank Super U
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This little spot is located in the garden area of the Lake View Lodge (have another review for this). Nice view into the garden from the window seats. Outdoor seating on the lawn as well. Many options with local spin rounds out the menu including...More

Thank WillametteWill
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good tasty breakfast and dinner with a home cooked feel. Large portions. Friendly staff. Ideal location for the hotel next door that has no restaurant.

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure if it's simply that it was my frist regular food after backpacking Yosemite for 5 days... but the food was awesome! Good flavors and fresh. They got such a lovely garden. Great service too! Recommend!!!!

Thank Yumi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice and friendly people behind the counter and serving the really tasty and energetic food. We also couldnt recist to take a piece of the homemade chocolate cake. Might be the best cake I ever had.

Thank Huey D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food. Good veggie options. Friendly service with a lot of helpful advice about sightseeing and things to do.

Thank rob a
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to have dinner here since we were staying nearby. There aren't a lot of vegetarian options, so I chose the Ginger Hoisin Rice Bowl and a side of seasonal veggies. I was pleasantly surprised, the bowl ingredients were very tasty and the side...More

Thank SBunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast diners who order a serving of the Organic Steel Cut Oatmeal at this cutesy, beautifully landscaped little café will find it tasty, but might very well be challenged to finish the whole thing. It’s not cheap either. The basic bowl is five bucks and...More

1  Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing to fault about this place. It's a wonderful change from the usual offerings of ribs burgers and steaks smothered in barbecue sauce. Imaginative menu, helpful staff and perfect setting. Something for everybody here.

Thank Irving W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an exhausting day hiking, nothing beats the Epic Cafe. The food is fresh, plentiful, and served with great efficiency. You can relax in the garden with a well earned beer or glass of wine knowing that what you're about to eat won't negate the...More

Thank 7susan2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 349 Lee Vining Avenue, Cafe located on the property of The Lake View Lodge, Lee Vining, CA 93541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lee Vining
  • Phone Number: +1 760-965-6282
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Epic Cafe is now open for the 2018 season...come visit us and enjoy the food, views and relaxation...!!
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