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Branding Iron Steak House

50552 Road 632, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9679
+1 559-683-8040
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  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
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50552 Road 632, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9679
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate there with friends a couple weeks ago. I ordered the Rib Eye steak medium rare. Came with baked potato and string beans. Steak was a bit overcooked, probably medium-well but I didn't send it back, still was ok. But the baked potato was overcooked...More

Thank Larry L
ShannonKay75, Front Office Manager at Branding Iron Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry that your experience was not to the expectations we try to strive for here at Sierra Sky Ranch Hotel and Branding Iron Steak House. Please come in again and we will make sure your experience is an excellent one. Thank you for business...More

Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is attached to the hotel we stayed at while visiting Yosemite. We discovered that they have a prime rib special and Fridays and knew we'd visit. We had a sweet waiter who was funny and kind. The food was fantastic!! Husband had the...More

Thank Meehangirls3
Management response:Responded July 25, 2017

Hello Meehangirls3! The prime rib is my favorite! We are so happy that you enjoyed everything that your family ordered, along with the service you received. Please come back and visit with us when you are in the area again!

Reviewed July 19, 2017

i was pleasantly surprised by how good the prime rib dinner was. If you're staying at the local hotels that give you a print -out on the menu and prices, you do get a discount, however, the prices are outdated by two - three dollars...More

Thank JoanneJourneys
Management response:Responded July 25, 2017

Hello JoanneJourneys! We are so happy you enjoyed our food and service! Please make sure to visit us again!

Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Decided to celebrate our 44th anniversary somewhere different in town. Tried the branding iron. Weren't disappointed. Very attentive waiter in a old time western dining room attached to boutique motel. I had a delicious and tasty prime rib, my wife had the rib eye. Very...More

Thank BBLover1949
Management response:Responded July 4, 2017

Hello BBLover1949, Thank you so much for your valuable feedback! We are thrilled that you chose the Branding Iron Steakhouse & Saloon to celebrate your special day! We hope you had a very Happy Anniversary! Please join us again for another wonderful experience!

Reviewed June 23, 2017

We went with two other couples for a birthday celebration. It's summer in the mountains so it's pretty darn hot. When we walked in it was like walking into a freezer. Too cold, and it was that way at our table. My mouth was set...More

Thank LeRoy R
Management response:Responded July 4, 2017

Hello LeRoy, Thank you for your valuable feedback! The Branding Iron Steakhouse & Saloon located at Sierra Sky Ranch in Oakhurst, California is only open for dinner. Did you visit our restaurant or the restaurant in Merced? The restaurant in Merced is called The Branding...More

Reviewed June 19, 2017

Service was slow and the food was so-so. On the plus side, the portions were huge. They had some good-looking vegetarian options on the menu, unfortunately I didn't order one.More

Thank CaliforniaGirl888
Management response:Responded July 4, 2017

Hello and thank you for your valuable feedback. We have hired additional staff and are in the process of tweaking the menu to make it more seasonal. I actually had the roasted vegetable plate option and it was very good. Please visit us again when...More

Reviewed October 5, 2016

As a couple staying at the Sky Ranch, we decided to take a meal at the Branding Iron Restaurant, we took drinks at the bar while we reviewed the menu, at the bar the chef was chatting to other guests regarding the plans for the...More

Thank Blueboylf
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Be sure you check which days they are open, and be sure to go when they are! We loved our meals here - filet wellington, lamb, king salmon... All were excellently prepared, and the service was lovely. (Only suggestion: the Brussels sprouts needed more seasoning.)

Reviewed July 23, 2016

The restaurant is gorgeous and the staff are great. The food was also plentiful. I'd say the only real negative is that for the price, I wasn't blown away by my meal. But if you're in the area and looking for something with a nice...More

Thank Annie D
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Very expensive!! Example coffee $3.50 Worse was the birthday cake we brought they added a $30.00 service charge! Our party of five was seated on a long long table, and one side all wooden bench!! Good part = = best waitress !

Thank KneeHow
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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  • Address: 50552 Road 632, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9679
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-8040
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