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The Rongbranch Restaurant

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2722 Washington St., Julian, CA
+1 760-765-2265
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Imperial Valley, CA
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place, while with the family on a weekend trip. We were seated quite fast with friendly service. Their chili and house salad (with ranch dressing) was really good. When it came to other dishes, I wasn't that amused. I'm a huge fan of BBQ'ing and grilling so I often like to try new places that offer BBQ... More 

1 Thank DJTOBY
Escondido, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Burgers were good, sandwiches were good, pot pies are okay. Sometimes service is slow others times it has been quick.

Thank Karen M
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

The food arrived cold. It was not what was advertised. They mixed up our orders and the restaurant had a loose dog running around while we were there.

Thank 55blondie
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

As my family and I step in, no one greeted us. The owner was at the cash register and dis not even acknowledged us. The busboy greeted us and put our name on the waiting list. At that point the owner gave a few orders to the busboy in a demeaning voice. After a few minutes the waitress got us... More 

Thank Tania S
The Mountains
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had steaks with French fries, and if we hadn't been so desperate,we would have walked away. The restaurant was overwhelmed by the holiday crowds, and the service was stretched very thin. It looked like they were trying their best, but the circumstances were impossible. We were in Julian during the holiday break between Christmas and New Year's, and the... More 

Thank Mark L
San Diego, California
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Went here day after Christmas had Buffalo burger and cousin had French dip both were great! Dessert the triple Berry rhubarb pie. Really great! Server Liz was sweet as could be !

Thank Susan D
Prescott Arizona
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112 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Dinner on a Tuesday night. Place only had 3 other tables of patrons at 6pm. Ordered meals, "Special Pot Pie", steaks, and a Burger. Four of us had salads as a side, fresh cut romaine and a few veggies, very nice. Blue cheese dressing was like water, but they did put some crumbles on top. We were never offered drink... More 

Thank Sawdogs
verde valley
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412 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

we picked this place because it was the least busy, so it seemed. everybody is wrong, this place should be picked FIRST ! i had the chicken pot pie & black beans, very tasty. my bride had the fried chicken, and she said it was the best fried chicken she has had in a long time. and of course the... More 

Thank arizona-mark
Julian, California
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were a party of 4 adults and 3 children for dinner on a Monday night. Had difficulty getting waiter to take our order; he was up front and could not see our table. Only two other tables occupied at the time. Finally got order placed, food came out timely and food was good. Never got refill on drinks. Never... More 

Thank map48
San Francisco, California, United States
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698 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 323 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

There aren't so many choices to eat in this little town. We came for dinner on our first night and the waitress was great. The non-meat options are very limited. I had the Tiliipia which even though it was frozen was ok. The steamed rice that it was served on was on the verge on going bad however.

Thank AshishGuptasfo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2722 Washington St., Julian, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-2265

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