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13500 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3216
+1 530-885-4243
09:00 - 19:00
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Auburn, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy going to I Ikefas for lunch and have hamburgers there. They have some of the best hamburgers that you can find within 100 miles.

Thank RobertVaughan
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Driving up to Tahoe and I noticed the large sign. Made a mental note to stop by on the way back. So on our way back home made a quick stop. Didn't regret it, only problem was we couldn't decide which pies to bring back home. We finally decided on the Trio Berry and the Apricot. We could have taken... More 

Thank salvador s
Daly City, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

I bought a peach pie, it was excellent. I was told they're known for their berry pies, but by the time I got there (9:30am), the berry pies were sold out!

Thank Diane F
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Ikeda's was right next to the Quality Inn in Auburn and was packed as we left our hotel, so decided to check it out. Cafe was serving breakfast and lunch and the food looked great! Homemade salsas, dips...muffins and pies!! I thought it was a little pricey but probably all organic fruits and vegetables. The pies were pricey at $20.00... More 

Thank X15inlaketahoe
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Another great visit to Ikedas.Bought eight fruit pies and two chicken pot pies.All were great.The pot pies were uncooked and the attendant gave cooking instructions which were spot on.Looking forward to another visit when going to Reno and back.Always a wonderful experience.Hopefully Ikedas will have watermelons available later this summer.Always sweet and juicy.The melons in SF bay area have been... More 

Thank Richard Y
Downieville, California
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Be prepared to wait, the parking lot is almost always full. What does that tell you! While you wait for your order, you can buy fresh produce, dried fruit, jams, jelly, and outstanding homemade pies. Easy on and off of Interstate 80.

Thank longwire
Minden, NV
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531 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Located just off hwy 80 between Sacramento and Reno, Ikeda's location is perfect for a quick lunch, dinner or pie break. Tried the crab sandwich (although a tad expensive-it was TOTALLY worth it!), the mushroom burger and 3 kinds of pie. Also bought pesto and Thai peanut sauce to take home. Everything was excellent! Although it was our first time... More 

Thank Sharron G
Carson City, Nevada
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Heard about this place from family. Very good produce plus bakery and restaurant. Many other things to go along with snaking and condiments. Tried the pie and a couple other things. Pie was good not too sweet. Berries and crust both good. Good experience over all. Only draw back was cleanliness. Tables were sticky with food etc. Manager said he... More 

Thank James B
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Never have liked this place mainly because it is a Mecca for rude yuppie travelers. Good desserts okay at best food. Over the years it seems to be a place for travelers not locals. Definitely a place where The Prius and Subaru crowd will feel cool. Place us all hype and they will charge you for it. I personally would... More 

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Burlingame, California
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Ikeda's is an institution. They are famous for their fresh pies - apple, berry, pecan, and more. But, it is so much more ! As long as I've been driving to North Lake Tahoe (like over 40 years), Ikeda's has been the place to stop. If you haven't been recently, the next generation owners have stepped up the quality of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13500 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3216
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-885-4243

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