Restaurants

Top Choice Californian in Merced River Canyon

June Bug Cafe

Guests of all ages and backgrounds convene at this friendly eatery, decorated with adventure equipment. While sharing hiking stories, folks eat delicious, freshly prepared meals (or drink beer and wine in the evenin…
Top Choice Californian in Oakhurst

Erna's Elderberry House

With wall tapestries, oil paintings and ornate chandeliers, the Californian-French restaurant at Château du Sureau could be a castle. But you don't have to be royalty to eat at this haute cuisine restaurant, which b…
Top Choice American in Fish Camp

Narrow Gauge Inn

Excellent food and knockout views make the dining experience at Narrow Gauge Inn one of the finest in the Yosemite region. The dinners are creatively prepared, including dishes like seafood pasta, New York steak, an…
Top Choice Diner in Mariposa

Happy Burger

Burgers, fries and shakes served with a heavy dose of nostalgic Americana. Happy Burger, decorated with old album covers, boasts the largest menu in the Sierra. It's also one of the cheaper meals in town. Besides bu…
Vegan in Oakhurst

Love Cafe

You can't miss the giant vintage-style, red-headed woman in park ranger gear on the side of this recently opened cafe – the first vegan cafe in the county. From the menu, you may be forgiven for thinking you're in a…
Diner in Oakhurst

Pete's Place

Fill up on a hearty meal at this basic place before entering the park. The menu is extensive, with most kinds of classic American fare, plus some Greek dishes. Breakfast specials include veggie scramble, chicken fri…
American in Groveland

Provisions

Groveland Hotel’s newly opened Provisions stocks yogurt parfaits, artisan salads, fresh-made hummus, a wide selection of local wines and craft beers. A changing dinner menu of homemade specialties includes dishes li…
American in Mariposa

Savoury’s

Upscale yet casual Savoury’s is the best restaurant in town. Black lacquered tables and contemporary art create tranquil window dressing for dishes like caramelized pork chop prepared with Sierra cider, pan-seared s…
Cafe in Yosemite Gateways

Sorensen’s Country Cafe

This cozy country cafe is a good way to start your day or finish it after exploring the Hope Valley Wildlife Area nearby. It serves eggs all ways, pancakes and pigs in blankets for brekkie, plus fish, beef and even …
Deli in Groveland

Kevin N Randi's Old Fashioned Meat Market

If you need a packed lunch, this is the place to get a loaded, made-to-order sandwich or healthy salad (the edamame and bean salad is delicious!). You can also pick up grass-fed beef, organic poultry, deli meats, ch…