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Wool Growers Restaurant

609 H St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4221
+1 209-826-4593
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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609 H St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4221
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent food in a fun family setting, the service is great and thr e patrons are all there for good food,conversation and just a fun setting. The restaurant it's self is located in the old wool growers whearhouse.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While a bit pricey the food is very good and service is good. After several trips to this restaurant with a large group I rate their ability to handle their customers request to make individual bills as poor. They just drop and run. Let the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Larry B
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Been going here for over 30 years. Food is amazing, service is great! It is loud, crowed and fills up fast. You sit at picnic tables on benches, everything is served "family style". You only order your entrée, everything else just comes to the table....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lollypop33058
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were attracted to the Wool Growers Restaurant because the sign said "French Basque", a cuisine we had never before experienced. So we walked in having no idea what was in store for us. I think the best way to appreciate this restaurant is to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hwaffle
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Family style so bring your appetite food is delicious. last time I was there, dinner was $24 so it's not cheap. The environment is a bit noisy during busy hours.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Inspire815181
Reviewed July 22, 2018

For something completely different, then visit the Wool Growers Restaurant for traditional French basque food served family style. First time visitor to restaurant -- lunch service from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. Closed on Mondays. Ooened for dinner as well. Small parking lot available. Appearance...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sandra98walter
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a lot of food (carbs) this is your place. Menu is like home cooking. Great for doing duck hunters!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ritaleetompkins
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Make sure that you come to this place with an appetite. The food is plentiful and the service is quick. The flavors are great. Family style Basque environment. Old decor, but people come here to eat. Great food.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Russ A
Reviewed April 15, 2018

its a 7 course meal with a grandma's kitchen table kinda feeling to the place with community table style sitting. its a great place to large groups to have a home cooked meal feel to it without all the work. they put everything out on...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Summer S
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Drove here leisurely for dinner, for a change. The building is the same. The food is still a great value! The changes since I was here last are, new owners, they take credit cards, a new and expanded website and a few new menu items....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Brian R
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Penny F
October 18, 2018|
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Response from hwaffle | Reviewed this property |
You can ask them at (209) 826-4593.
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scarcely
April 25, 2018|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for being a bit late on the response to your question scarcely. Woolgrowers is open on Sunday, from 11:30 to 8:00. I hope this helps.
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Mario R
February 4, 2018|
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Response from syrahgirl | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant and ask them! 🌸
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 H St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4221
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Banos
  • Phone Number: +1 209-826-4593
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional French Basque cuisine, and full bar. This restaurant was established since 1890 and continues serving great food in a family style atmosphere, A walk back in time.
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