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Poor George's

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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108 W. Oberlin Rd., Yreka, CA 96097
+1 530-842-4664
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8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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378 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Now located close to the best Western, it is much bigger with ample seating. Poor Georges offers the best breakfast in Yreka. I recommend bacon (thick cut), with pancake and eggs. You will nor be disappointed

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

This is our go to restaurant in town. Lots of locals eat here. I love the broaster chicken. My husband gets the sourdough pancakes.

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Salem
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

On our way to Central California from Oregon we stopped in Yreka for gas and then looked for a place top eat. We went into one restaurant but it was neither friendly nor very fast. So we decided to leave -something we do reluctantly. We made our way to Poor George's and found the atmosphere much pleasanter. The service was... More 

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Thank John V
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Clean and trying hard to meet people's needs. Out of some dinner items at 4 pm. Mashed potatoes were watery but chopped steak with mushrooms and onions good.

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Thank Kim W
Tacoma, Washington
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94 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Since we really didn't have any dinner last night, we were getting pretty hungry this morning. In all the times we've been to Yreka, we've never eaten here, though we always threaten to. TOday was finally the day. The food was plentiful, hot, and very good. Wish we had tried this place out long ago.

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Thank shop99er
Washington
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

After a long day of traveling from Washington State, we checked into our hotel and headed out for dinner. It was kind of late and we were very tired but we had heard from someone that Poor George's was a great place to eat. They were so right!! I ordered the crispy chicken salad and my husband ordered fried chicken... More 

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Thank sophiesg1
Roseburg, Oregon
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99 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

We just ate here on Friday and on Sunday. Both days the food was good and so was the service. They have a pretty extensive menu which is a plus if you're tired of the typical hamburger when you are on the road. Having said that, I had the bacon peanut butter hamburger. I know, sounds nasty, but it was... More 

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Thank Chris1963
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

It was ok, the food had decent flavor, I had the steak sandwich and frys, service is good and prompt, a little spendy in my opinion but it is California, lol

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Thank Moises M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Fell into this nice little place just before closing. Service was friendly and efficient, the food was good and pricing reasonable .

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Thank John W
San Juan Capistrano, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Worst lack of service I've received in years. Cold awful food that I couldn't eat more then two bites of. After waiting forever I left money on my table and went somewhere else. When the other reviewers on here say don't do it....they are telling u the truth! Dirty floors and tables. Rude staff and gross food.....what else does anyone... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 W. Oberlin Rd., Yreka, CA 96097
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yreka
  • Phone Number: +1 530-842-4664

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