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6060 Minaret Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
760-934-4466
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hemet, California
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Reservations are highly recommended at this long-time fine dining restaurant near Mammoth Village. Great menu and large wine list.

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Thank mel1555
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm in the negative camp. Okay we're in a mountain resort and expect prices to be higher, but quality didn't match the prices charged. Food was okay - salmon and scallops tasty but they know how to charge.

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Thank David M
Huntington Beach, California
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498 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

White table cloths, good service and good food. It doesn't get any better than this in Mammoth. I had the venison and my wife had the filet. Both were expertly prepared. The portions were large They came with mashed potatoes and vegetables. They have an excellent wine list with some bottles under $25. I would eat here again.

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Thank charles6346
Spring Valley, California
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141 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friday evening the dining room was full (they take reservations, we didn't have any). They didn't encourage our waiting for a table, but did find one for us in the bar and dining room menu. Very loud. Needs sound barrier. 20 minute wait to have order taken. After we ordered we found out there was also a bar menu. Dinner... More 

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Thank Daryl K
Tampa, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Nevados on a recent Friday night. We eat here every time we visit Mammoth because of the superb food. Once again the food was excellent but our server was terrible. We had trouble ordering a drink( we were only people in restaurant) and then after our entrees came out we had to search for waiter. Finally we gave... More 

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Thank Hope006
San Diego, California
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Nevados has a very interesting and varied menu for starters, main course and dessert. With their 3-course Prix Fixe option it is very tempting to go for all three, even though we generally pass on desserts. The only slight disappointment with our latest visit is that now the price of wines is comparable with other similar restaurants, whereas in the... More 

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Thank Gareth T
Camarillo, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

We have been eating at Navado's for over 30 years during ski season. We enjoyed the food and ambience. Terry, the owner, loves wine and so we would bring a bottle of something special to have with the great food and share with him. Several years have passed since we had to give up skiing but went up this past... More 

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Thank Karen S
Kernville, CA
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

This is our #2 favorite in Mammoth. The building is older, view not all that great, but the decor and ambiance are quite good. There is a well-chosen wine list with reasonable (by restaurant standards) prices, a reasonably varied menu and friendly, attentive service. Their specials are always worth considering. Parking is a bit tight, but that's a small price... More 

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Thank bobsacerdo
Rome, Italy
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The chef at Nevados is an incredible artist. Items on the Bar Menu are out of the park. The kale salad with either blackened chicken,beef, or shrimp is a festival of tastes, combining fruit, veggies, spices, and an out-of-this-world blueberry (?) vinaigrette. The Lettuce cups were equally good. Highly recommended! Just get a bunch of items on the Bar menu... More 

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Thank Russell S
Southern California
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93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Great food and service. Nothing much for views or decor. Menu has some creative and traditional choices, so it is good for a group of people.

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Thank Traveling_Sandy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6060 Minaret Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: 760-934-4466

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