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New Moon Cafe

203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
+1 530-265-6399
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The New Moon Cafe is a fantastic place for Lunch or Dinner. It is a short walk from the main part of Nevada City, and well worth the walk. There is parking across the street, and you will have a very relaxing meal.

Thank Will S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It might be a bit pricey for some but you won’t be disappointed. New Moon is hands down the best food in Nevada City.

Thank Snlwessinger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a recent Saturday evening. Place was very busy. Glad we had made reservations, so not a problem being seated. Appetizers where delicious. We ordered the bread, prawns and the gnocchi. The evenings soup was a white bean. Very good and was served in...More

Thank LodiItalian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like interesting art and love interesting food. With New Moon Cafe we hit the jackpot on both. The menu is eclectic and creative, the beer list is a craft phone book and the art...well, it's a good thing we don't have a lot of...More

Thank ocruisers
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Two of us ate here on a Tuesday evening. The restaurant was not very busy, which was good for us. We both ordered the special of the evening -- halibut. It was excellent. The portions were were just right for us. (It was a rich...More

Thank rdavisn
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

New Moon is what we hope for many restaurants and is growing increasingly difficult to find in the USA. The food is innovative, perfectly cooked - especially the fish - and always paired with a beautiful array of local produce. Service is lovely and never...More

Thank Gemma'smum
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We had dinner here based on friend's recommendation. We were pleasantly surprised. Although the restaurant was not that large, they had a wide variety of menu selections and we had four different entrees and they were all delicious! The Asian tacos were amazing and the...More

Thank Julikins55
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great staff, varied food choices and we had fun with the menu and the staff never forgot about us. We liked the atmosphere and the guest were varied and from all walks of lie but clearly they all knew where to find an outstanding meal.

Thank David M
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I have been here at least a dozen times in the last 10 years and was my favorite restaurant. I am a definite foodie and have no problem paying more for excellent food. But last night my wife and I were very disappointed. We noticed...More

Thank Evan W
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This place is really good. Had a great lunch last week and would definitely recommend it. The service was outstanding and the food was excellent.

Thank WalkingTowardBuddha
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Questions & Answers
22 December 2016|
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Response from Chris1948_2 | Reviewed this property |
Probably appetizers would be the way to go. Pasta or finger food. Ravioli by the each.
1 March 2016|
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Response from pokeybonan | Reviewed this property |
The wine list was very good, including local wineries. I don't remember whether there was a full bar or not - sorry.
Jerry O
3 November 2015|
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Response from Solar J | Reviewed this property |
They will do that, no problem. Call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-265-6399
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