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Ranch House Cafe

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Us 395, Olancha, CA 93549
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (15 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Us 395, Olancha, CA 93549
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Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

This stop gives you needed refreshment along with local color. The walls are decorated liberally with ranch and cowboy humor and photos. The food is simple and tasty. You will likely dine with local ranchers who you can identify by their cowboy hats. Fun stop...More

Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

After traveling for a week we finally found the restaurant we were dreaming of! The restaurant is well decorated, the waitress chrystal was friendly without being fake. The food was very good and served with bread and salad on the side. The french fries aren't...More

Thank Tartifl74
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Stopped here for breakfast because we always wanted to try it since its on the main road but was disappointed, The food was just okay, the flies were everywhere and so annoying. The waitress was nice though. Will drive to Lone Pine next time, tried...More

1  Thank Luchie B
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Love this place! The Ranch House Cafe is a Charming Historical American Roadside Diner.. The employees here are the best, our waitress on my most recent visit (Think her name was 'Burma'?) was so warm & friendly- It almost felt like we were visiting with...More

1  Thank Vickyandvan123
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Old, long-time standard stop-off on the way to Mammoth area. Used to stop here all the time years ago on our way between soCal and Mammoth, but hadn't been here for years. Was pleasantly surprised to enjoy a delicious late lunch with efficient and accommodating...More

Thank pamoloop
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Enjoyed a late Saturday lunch. Food is good and reasonably priced. Good Atmosphere. Extensive menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Had the chicken breast sandwich, fries, and apple pie ala mode for desert.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

I stopped in here to have a quick lunch before heading home. I had the barbecue chicken sandwich and fries and they were both tasty. Older restaurant, but the food was fine, and the waitress was nice.

1  Thank Bryan F
Reviewed December 13, 2016

An easy stop from LA to Mammoth. They are used to people wanting to get back on the road. But at 11:30 AM you still need to order lunch. They were very nice about it. The waitress explained the grill is small and my pancakes...More

1  Thank Sheldon K
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Most people seem to stop here on their way to Death Valley but we had just been there and were on our way across to Bakersfield on our way up to Yosemite (via the Fall/Winter Route via Bakersfield & Fresno when Tioga Pass is closed)...More

1  Thank sge31
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We had been driving all day and hadn't had a decent bite to eat for a long time so we stopped here. The decor was like something out of an old movie but it still looked clean. The service was wonderful and we had a...More

1  Thank Kathleen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Us 395, Olancha, CA 93549
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Olancha
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