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Cindy's Restaurant

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800 N Yosemite Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361-2630
209-847-7897
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Modesto, California
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

They have a large menu that includes a nice senior menu with a lot of variety. There is also a large Mexican menu. The have a great selection of all the foods you love. The deserts looked so good. I thought the service was a little slow but the food was so good it made up for the service speed.... More 

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Thank Nanci L
Northern California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Not that meat loaf is all they offer... Oakdale may not at first glance appear to be very cosmopolitan, but it offers a surprising variety of dining options. We have a couple of favorite Mexican & Chinese places, but we wanted something else the other night, and were pleased to be greeted with cheerful service, handsomely redone decor (since an... More 

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Thank calitexican
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

They have a great Senior Menu plus daily specials. They are very attentive to your needs. I love going there on Friday's for their Prime Rib Special. The dessert is good too!

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Thank carlp912
Oakdale, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Homemade deserts. Cafe style food. Consistently good food and service A far better alternative to Denny's or Perkos.

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Thank BrazilNut59
Madison, Georgia, United States
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Stopped here for dinner with my wife while on vacation. Nice full menu of American and Mexican favorites, however, the feel of the restaurant is consumately American. Nice relaxed atmosphere and the food was tasty and hot...cooked to order! I recommend the beef enchiladas...using seasoned pulled beef...YUM! The pies are 'insane' here, as well! Service is fast, friendly and accurate.... More 

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Thank Brian M
Oakdale, California
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Always a good meal and sweet service. Daily specials are my favorite way to explore their menu. Had the shrimp this time and prepared juicy though breaded. $3.50 home made pie! Even senior plates are plentiful.

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Thank hawk898
Oakdale, California
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

I am not sure how this place stays in business. I have been here three times and we are usually the only ones in their if not a couple of others and we still have to wait too long for the food and they got our orders wrong a few times.

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Thank Robert E
Strathaven, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Travelling from San Francisco to Groveland, Yosemite, in need of a coffee, we spotted Cindy's sign and decided to stop. This was the best decision we made that day as this is an excellent family owned diner with a varied menu. We decided to eat and enjoyed good service, good food and free refills of coffee. We would thoroughly recommend... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We pulled in for brunch on our way to Yosemite from San Francisco. The staff were really friendly and it is obviously a place where the local residents eat. We just had a sandwich but they were really nice and tasty and it was perfect for what we wanted.

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Oakdale, California
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Just off Hwy 120 and easy to get to. Good is good but leans heavily to the Mexican side. Friendly wait staff .

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Thank William P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American, Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 N Yosemite Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361-2630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakdale
  • Phone Number: 209-847-7897

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