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New Moon Cafe

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203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
+1 530-265-6399
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (25 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“duck” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Deck is nice warm day shady spot for lunch. Check specials first. We enjoyed shrimp and crab salads with a few slices of bread. Nice. Looked like a good wine list but we had water.

Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the upscale dining spot in nevada city. It's fresh and delicious. We like the porch when the weather is nice. There is one particular waiter that i think is really interesting. I think I had lamb last time i was there.

Thank sitaramdas
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

My husband & I had friends from out of town visiting and wanted to go out for lunch. We hadn’t been to New Moon for a while so we decided to go back. I had the turkey mole, my husband had the pork belly and...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Took our daughter here for birthday. Wonderful food -especially note :fish cooked to perfection. Service excellent-highly recommend

Thank valuetraveler57
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Last night we culminated our visit to family in the area with a special dinner here. Almost everyone really loved their dinners. The duck was delicious as was the chicken. I had the prawns small plate and the New Moon salad. The prawns were sweet...More

Thank LabMAK
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Ladies lunch out - the service was great. The food selection was good and lunch was really very nice. Looking forward to returning.

Thank firewalkerranch
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is the restaurant we go to for special occasions. The wine list is one of the best in the Sierra foothills, and the food is both innovative and cooked perfectly.

1  Thank FussyTraveler24x7
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Excellent restaurant in Nevada City. Quiet, romantic, and don't forget to try the weekly ravioli specials.

1  Thank MarkMickelsen58
Reviewed March 7, 2018

The New Moon Cafe is a fantastic place for Lunch or Dinner. It is a short walk from the main part of Nevada City, and well worth the walk. There is parking across the street, and you will have a very relaxing meal.

2  Thank Will S
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

It might be a bit pricey for some but you won’t be disappointed. New Moon is hands down the best food in Nevada City.

Thank Snlwessinger
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December 21, 2016|
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Response from Chris1948_2 | Reviewed this property |
Probably appetizers would be the way to go. Pasta or finger food. Ravioli by the each.
February 29, 2016|
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Response from pokeybonan | Reviewed this property |
The wine list was very good, including local wineries. I don't remember whether there was a full bar or not - sorry.
Jerry O
November 2, 2015|
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Response from Solar J | Reviewed this property |
They will do that, no problem. Call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-265-6399
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