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The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room

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1 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389 (Village Drive)
+1 209-372-1489
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Chico, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food is ok, they have a buffet for $20 bucks and it is just ok, the, eggs benedict, smoked salmon, pastries, juices, cereal, etc.

Thank Love2TravelWithHim
San Clemente, California
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In 2016, there was a change in operator for Majestic Hotel and Dining Room. There was a lot of "concern" about what would happen. We had stayed and dined at the Ahwahnee for many years; this (February 2017) was our first trip since the change. Yes there has been some staff changes; but overall, we found an improved restaurant. The... More 

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Gilroy, California
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95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Ate here for lunch and what a grand room in an iconic hotel. The service was very good and so was the food. My girlfriend and eye shared a large salad and a club sandwich. Both meals were very good and the atmosphere is why you come.

Thank Chip144
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been meaning to spend the night at the Ahwanee in winter for many years. Now just back from Boston after 3 years with an awesome amount of snow, this seemed the ideal time to celebrate a delayed birthday gift. However, we were concerned about the 'new' management and name change to the Majestic Yosemite - especially with the... More 

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Oakdale, California
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have dinner here crowns off the Yosemite experience. The ambience is special, it's not often your able to dine in such a special place.

Thank Buff2013
Madison, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Majestic Dining room is a great place for dinner. We were told by our hostess that the location we were seated in, was the same location as Queen Elizabeth had back in 1987, My wife had the salmon and I had the prime rib, both were fantastic. I can only remember one dining experience that I enjoyed better in... More 

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Daytona Beach
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very much looking forward to our dinner! The room is grand! The service tries, but the food does not live up to the menu descriptions. The French onion soup was typical, the scallops list their fresh taste to the mushroom base. Lamb chops were good but the sirloin lacked flavor. What was the topper that made it a... More 

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Washington State
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name may be different but that is the only thing that appears to have changed at this wonderful dining experience. The menu is the same except for the substitution of the word Majestic for Ahwahnee. Our server was delightful, making sure we had a great dining experience. The food is not fanciful or exotic but what they do, they... More 

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Rakaia, New Zealand
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful hotel, went there for lunch which was a nice meal. Wanted to visit this hotel because of the rock formation behind the hotel, and it did not disappoint. Also saw a wild deer roaming around the car park, are real treat to see

Thank christineflanagan278
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we ate here for dinner two nights and breakfast. We loved the piano playing at dinner. added a magical touch. food was pretty good too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $35
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
    (Village Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Stop #3 on complimentary Yosemite Valley Shuttle route.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yosemite National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 209-372-1489
With towering 34-foot high ceilings, enormous pine trestles and granite pillars, the chandelier-lit The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room is as spectacular as it is inviting. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served each day as well as our legendary Sunday Brunch. The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room offers the finest dining in all of Yosemite National Park.

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