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“Chef quality and varied menu” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Big Sur Lodge Restaurant

Big Sur Lodge Restaurant
Ranked #17 of 21 Restaurants in Big Sur
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Ithaca, New York
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Chef quality and varied menu”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

We ate breakfast and dinner at the restaurant. All of our meals were good. The granola is excellent. I like the taste of honey. The shortribs were exceptional. The service was simple for the off season. Great sandwiches and sorbet for a treat in the store.

Visited November 2012
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127 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
    Food
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, California
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Just ok.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Wait staff was slow, but food is ok. The place wasnt very busy, but you would think it was a madhouse with the 2 waiters bustling around. Took forever to seat us and take order. The food was good, so it made up for the wait.

Visited August 2012
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1 Thank MitchyPants
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Berlin, Germany
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35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Restarant Commander”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

The lady that brough the food was the 60+ commander style person. I guess she had worked in a prison before. The food was far too expensive, fast food style at restaurant rates.
The restaurant is pretty ugly. A big hall that is decorated with white wooden bars to make it look smaller. But still you feel like sitting in a train station and waiting for your connections.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank ThorKevin
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
“Drive right by, do not stop here”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I was very disappointed in this restaurant. The waitstaff seemed to be inexperienced, but they did try. The chicken sandwiches that we ordered were bland. The food costs too much here for what you get. Go somewhere else.

Visited June 2012
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Thank friendofmitzi
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Phoenix
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Excellent service and great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

A picture-perfect setting, with a fireplace, too!
Very nice and highly recommended.

Visited April 2012
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Thank zzyzxx
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