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Mountain Room Restaurant

Yosemite Valley Lodge, Yosemite National Park, CA 95379
+1 209-372-1403
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (104 reviews)
“duck” (49 reviews)
“trout” (74 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Yosemite Valley Lodge, Yosemite National Park, CA 95379
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Reviewed yesterday

Located at Yosemite Valley Lodge, the Mountain Room restaurant boasts striking views of the 2,424 foot high Yosemite Falls. The menu is equally impressive, featuring sizzling steaks, fresh seafood and tasty pastas. The chef’s specialties include local, organic & seasonal preparations including sustainable fish and...More

Thank yashwantjaiswal31
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was looking forward to fresh water trout in a mountain lodge --- disappointed. It was dry and yet cooked in a lemon infused steam packet...it just didn't have the taste we were expecting. Though a couple of the others had other dishes that we...More

Thank Dory W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We LOVED the Mountain Room restaurant!! Our evening here was one of the highlights of our time in Yosemite, making it extra special. My mom (a real foodie) and I were traveling together (she is 83 and Yosemite has been on her bucket list forever!)...More

Thank carsch
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are staying at this resort and have eaten there 3 nights. Each night we have had something different. One night I had an excellent filet, cooked perfectly, with a mushroom sauce (a daily special). The quinoa vegetable soup stands out as another of our...More

Thank 974knitter
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice restaurant next to the Valley Lodge. It's a little pricey, but the food and service are good. Nice to have a little modern comfort when you are out in the middle of the woods. Never seems to be crowded either.

Thank DoreenHeff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are all about spending the money on a delicious meal. For us, this was an average meal that was way overpriced. The food wasn’t bad but if you are going to spend this kind of money it should atleast be really...More

Thank KCYoung78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was probably our favorite dining experience while in Yosemite. The photographs in the dining room area are spectacular and fun to look at. They serve warm sourdough bread that is out of this world. The portions are large which seems to be commonplace for...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After gagging on pizza at the base camp eatery next door, my wife and I thought we would treat ourselves at the mountain room restaurant. Service was really good and the atmosphere was nice. However, the menu is limited and the food - although pretty...More

Thank Dylanforpresident
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast, lunch and dinner here a day before it closed due to the forest fires. The food at lunch was good and we were able to get our food quickly considering that there was a bus full of people ordering lunch. Our dinner was...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed July 25, 2018

I rarely give a 1-star rating, but my experience warrants doing so. The affordable and easy to navigate Yosemite Lodge restaurant has been transformed into one phrase - and overpriced confusing mess. Avoid eating there if you can. Having not been there for a year,...More

Thank ClaudiaNewcorn
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September 18, 2018|
Response from opaguioth | Reviewed this property |
No too far, probably 5 to 10 minutes driving or take the free bus and 10 to 15 minutes.
Tammy K
June 13, 2018|
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Response from George H | Reviewed this property |
No, only dinner.
Stephen M
May 15, 2018|
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Response from George H | Reviewed this property |
You need to wear shoes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $29
Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yosemite Valley Lodge, Yosemite National Park, CA 95379
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yosemite National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 209-372-1403
At The Mountain Room Restaurant, you will take in astounding views of the nearly 2500 foot high waterfall. The menu offers perfectly cooked steaks, sustainably caught seafood, and mouthwatering pasta dishes. The restaurant is open year-round.
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