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Tioga Pass Resort Cafe

Tioga Pass Resort, Lee Vining, CA 93541
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  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (21 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Tioga Pass Resort, Lee Vining, CA 93541
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

The building was badly damaged in last winter's heavy snows. Such a loss. Used to be our go-to place whenever in the area. I hope they can repair and re-open sometime

Thank barbara0510
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I stopped here for breakfast/brunch on our way from Yosemite to LakeTahoe in September. We are so glad that we did, it was fantastic and we still talk about how much we enjoyed it. The service was super friendly and the place...More

1  Thank SusieLW1987
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Breakfast is the best meal here, especially if you're staying at the Resort. They have 3 choices for cabin breakfasts for $5. Lunch and dinner include all the basic choices of hamburgers, hot dogs, and chilli, plus about 4 dinner entrees. The dinners are gigantic,...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The cafe near Tioga Pass is a must stop for breakfast or coffee and pie while heading into Yosemite from Lee Vining, which is on the East Side of the Park. The food looked excellent, the servers and customers looked happy, and I enjoyed the...More

Thank Hudwin
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Tioga Pass Resort after a hike from saddlebag to Conness Glacier and had a piece of pie it was a really good piece of pie it was a quite cozy Resort and people were friendly and fun

Thank frequent1
Reviewed 15 September 2016

So many places in this area that are great to stop at - this is one of the best for an authentic experience. Will leave the rest for you to discover.

Thank hellohappyhello
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Please do not listen to Matt C. He could not be more wrong! Just because a place does not have steak, it should not be rated poor across the board. We camped nearby and had several meals here. Had a hamburger-MEDIUM no problem. Also had...More

Thank G8215AFroberts
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Good food, good service, good price at a nice location 10000ft elevation. Avoid Tuolumne meadows and dine here is you can. Can easily get crowded though!

Thank elixirpost
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We sat down at one of the tables, and was disappointed by the menu. There are no steaks, and only an overcooked pot roast that did not look very appetizing. When I asked about ordering a hamburger "medium rare," we were told that they only...More

1  Thank Matt C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I know what you're thinking, EWWW, meatloaf?? I thought the same thing but I was dining with friends that ALWAYS stop here for food when they're on the east side of Yosemite. I order the lunch portion which comes as a sandwich with grilled tomato...More

1  Thank TravelGeist89
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tioga Pass Resort, Lee Vining, CA 93541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lee Vining
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