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Red Onion Grill

303 Peninsula Dr, Lake Almanor Peninsula, CA 96137-9601
+1 530-596-1800
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (7 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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American, Italian, Steakhouse, Bar, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
303 Peninsula Dr, Lake Almanor Peninsula, CA 96137-9601
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

Yes, a 50 mile round trip for blackened shrimp tacos! They are that good! Not to mention the fried asparagus appetizer and for dessert cheese cake with a blueberry reduction! Love this place! Excellent service in a delightful casual atmosphere and all the while gazing...More

Thank mkm80
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is by far the best restaurant in town. Serving lots of mountain classics like steaks and seafood. They also have a full bar and the staff is great. Family friendly with good food and stiff drinks.

Thank Kelsdog
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Dining options in nearby Chester (where we were staying) are frankly limited. The ROG was a pleasant surprise. Located on the shores of Lake Almanor, and a popular place for locals and visitors alike, our dinner and dessert were well prepared and reasonably priced. We'll...More

Thank MarkSS1
Reviewed September 21, 2017

A casual but nice restaurant. Good food..the grilled fish tacos were very good. I don't salt my food so a bit salty for me but very good, very fresh. Adult beverages available.

Thank chris4NRG
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Make reservations, and the parking is skimpy. The bar is rustic and busy and comfortable. The food is the real surprise. I was expecting burgers and pizza, instead I had beef shhort ribs that had been cooked 48 hours "Sous Vide"....amazing. With a Parmesan potato...More

Thank BillyKmd
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Although it's several miles out of town, the owner of the B&B where we were staying in Chester recommended this place, there being few good places to eat at in the town itself. So off we went, planning on a good meal. When we got...More

1  Thank mrancer
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my in-laws' anniversary here. The food was delicious. My husband had the salmon. I had a beautiful salad. And the service was exceptional!

Thank Sherri E
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Great Food and really great service! Our waitress was so happy to help us out with our little 1yo. She was great, wish I remember her name All the food was great and the patio was perfect!

Thank tluke79
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We ate at the Red Onion Grill with 6 Adults and 4 Kids. Kayla our Waitress was super nice and fun. The food was really good too. We had the fish tacos, shrimp tacos, short ribs, burgers, salads and desserts. Everyone was very happy.

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed July 28, 2017

I treated my wife to her birthday dinner of choice. The Red Onion Grill is close to the oldest continuously owned restaurant in the area. As such, you would expect good food, good service and an accommodating staff. It is one of few places operating...More

1  Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $35
American, Italian, Steakhouse, Bar, Wine Bar
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Peninsula Dr, Lake Almanor Peninsula, CA 96137-9601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Lake Almanor Peninsula
  • Phone Number: +1 530-596-1800
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