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The Restaurant at Convict Lake

2000 Convict Lake Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-9718
+1 760-934-3800
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“bananas foster” (28 reviews)
“beef wellington” (26 reviews)
“trout” (20 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2000 Convict Lake Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-9718
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

A five star restaurant in the heart of the Eastern Sierras. Amazing dinner and dessert selections. What more can you ask for?

Thank erictikeda
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

The building is very well decorated. You know you are in a place, sort of chalet, that works during the winter. Both bar and restaurant are very well maintained. Impeccable napkins. Tables very cosy. The waiters are very attentive and offer excellent advices on wine...More

Thank Alain J
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Quaint place with high end food at reasonable prices for unique items that you don't get other places. Food is fresh and lasting flavors with great presentation. Nice staff and great desert selections.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed August 19, 2017

We enjoyed our anniversary dinner at The Restaurant and had a great time. While it is true that it feels like a classic older type of restaurant, that is the charm of it. I had the Beef Wellington which is a very difficult dish to...More

Thank ATravelVixen
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has been there since 1959. Some of the menu items are stuck in the 70s, e.g. Beef Wellington and Bananas Foster. It's a rustic setting. Our table had a window overlooking a campsite with kids running around. We started off with the Burgundy...More

Thank Constance M
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Great place! Already reviewed in the Convict Lake link. Fine dining, not a family restaurant. Menu is small and to the point. Very unusual selections and extremely well prepared

Thank Mark S
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Service was wonderful. I had the rainbow trout. It was fresh and incredible. My husband had the Beef Wellington and said he chose wrong. It was too heavy for him. The rest of us loved our food. Great setting. Nice wine selection.

Thank anniedutch13
Reviewed July 10, 2017

just finished camping for a week at Convict lake we thought we would give this little restaurant a try. the menu was surprisingly sophisticated for what appeared to be a mountain lodge. the service was spot on and the food was amazing.

Thank D6370ZJmichaelh
Reviewed June 23, 2017

While on a recent camping trip, we splurged and had dinner here with our son and daughter-in-law. We got to the restaurant a little before our reservation, so we sat in the bar for a glass of wine. They have a nice wine list and...More

Thank donniesgirl85
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to enjoy a meal with friends or family. Well Worth the short 15 min drive. You'll appreciate it.

Thank julia s
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August 17, 2016|
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Response from CaboTina | Reviewed this property |
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March 30, 2016|
Response from Kristen P | Property representative |
Sorry for the confusion. There is a link to the menu in the 2nd paragraph on the page: "convictlake. com/restaurant. html" There is another link at the bottom of the page here: "convictlake. com/restaurant/dining. html"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $35
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Convict Lake Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-9718
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-934-3800
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Dine at The Restaurant at Convict LakeJust 10 Minutes from Mammoth Lakes!The Restaurant at Convict Lake is widely recognized as the finest restaurant in the Eastern Sierra and a "locals" choice for special occasions. Dine in a romantic and casually elegant location just 10 minutes from Mammoth Lakes across from the Mammoth/Yosemite Airport.
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