American in Kings Canyon National Park

Grant Grove Restaurant

After undergoing a top-to-bottom renovation in 2017, this is the best place for a meal (albeit competition is limited) in Grant Grove Village. The new menu focuses on local produce and highlights seasonal dishes....

American in Three Rivers

Buckaroo Diner

Bay Area transplants started with the Ol' Buckaroo food truck next door before opening this permanent, contemporary restaurant serving modern American cuisine. Simple, local, creative dishes come in the form of...

American in Sequoia National Park

Peaks Restaurant

The lodge’s dining room has an excellent breakfast buffet and soup-and-salad lunch fare, but dinners aim somewhat successfully to be more gourmet, with mains like pan-seared trout, lamb shank and pork loin. In...

Health Food in Visalia

Sol Bol

If you're looking to fuel up on some healthy eats before hitting the parks, Sol Bol has you covered with acai bowls generously topped with fresh fruit, granola and fun ingredients like chia seeds, hemp hearts and...

American in Sequoia National Park

Silver City Mountain Resort Restaurant

This little country store serves simple fare – usually one or two choices like salmon or pasta – on wooden picnic tables. Try the dreamy thick slabs of homemade pie and French-press coffee. It’s 3.5 miles west of...

Cafe in Visalia

Char-Cu-Te-Rie

Truffled eggs on brioche French toast; sourdough sandwiches spread with goat cheese and sweet figs; maple-bacon popcorn; date and Nutella ice-cream shakes; and artisan coffee are just a few of the treats at this...

Sandwiches in Three Rivers

Sierra Subs & Salads

Friendly roadside sandwich and salad shop with a riverside back deck. There's a choice of fresh breads along with healthy wraps, freshly baked pizzas, burgers, hot dogs, salads and fruit smoothies. There's a...

Cafe in Three Rivers

Sequoia Snack Shack

A small shop selling selling delicious warm griddle donuts (yep, donuts heated on a waffle griddle). You can also find 'healthy junk food', nuts, seeds, pretzel crisps, local honey, premade sandwiches and...

Cafe in Three Rivers

Antoinette's Coffee & Goodies

A small, basic cafe serving deli sandwiches, coffee made from locally roasted beans, hot chai tea and fresh-squeezed juices and baked goods. Their bagels start the day off right – choose peanut butter; cream...

Food & Drinks in Sequoia National Park

Lodgepole Market Center

The park's biggest general store sells groceries, camping supplies, snacks and hot drinks. It's recently refurbished snack bar also serves various hot foods (like burgers and chicken tenders). The market also...

American in Kings Canyon National Park

Cedar Grove Snack Bar

This basic counter-service grill dishes up hot meals (burgers/hot dogs/burritos) and cold deli sandwiches. Dine outside on the riverside deck. In summer there's an occasional barbecue and the smoky smell is too...

American in Visalia

Brewbakers Brewing Company

Always jam-packed, Brewbakers beckons thirsty hikers with house-made sodas and craft beers. A huge menu of burgers, pizzas, pastas and salads promises more than it delivers, but it's a great place to refuel after...

Fast Food in Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks

Hume Lake Snack Shop

Casual fast-food spot serving burgers, chicken sandwiches, chicken strips, hot dogs, and nachos and cheese. Plus, ice cream, root beer floats, coffee and hot chocolate. Run by the Hume Lake Christian Camps.

Supermarket in Three Rivers

Three Rivers Village Market

Small supermarket selling campfire food supplies, snacks, drinks and take-out deli picnic salads, sandwiches and freshly cooked barbecue meat (cooked on the smoker outside, meats from $5.99).