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The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room

1 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-372-1489
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (125 reviews)
“prime rib” (109 reviews)
“oysters” (21 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
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1 - 10 of 1,964 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great meal, great service, beautiful views - what more to say! It's pricey but your paying for ambiance and view too. Enormous windows with great views.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First off we waited 10 minutes for a table when 3/4 of the place was empty. We came in at 2:15 on a Saturday. Our server was just weird. Very abrupt and wouldn't look at you when he talked. He had an assistant that I...More

Thank rancherdawn
Reviewed yesterday

What a spectacular dining room with great service! We had a wonderful dinner with excellent wine, and one dinner was superb and the other so loaded with salt that it was almost inedible. We had had so many other things so wrong with our room...More

Thank lulupearl
Reviewed 3 days ago

This gothic-rustic architecture is so beautiful it should be somewhere in the Carpathians in Transylvania. I felt like a princess eating here and said that if I ever get married it will be here-but that was before I went to Turkey. Still, we went back...More

Thank Tl D
Reviewed 5 days ago

In the last 15-20 years the food here has ranged, in my opinion, from mediocre to awful. Breakfast has been the safest bet and probably still is. The problem seems to be a compound of (a) taking advantage of the majesterial setting to maximize profits...More

1  Thank tuck33000
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were seated quickly and served quickly as well. The food was excellent and the dessert menu was awesome. Great place to eat to beat the heat. There was no view during the summer but the room itself as very impressive even without the view.

Thank cherylsm2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed this beautiful dining room, I ordered the Prime Rib and it was fabulous. My husband and son were jealous, we had to dine again so they could get their own orders.

Thank threestoogefan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service and the setting were wonderful. The wine was great. The dinner was an absolute failure. :( My wife eats fish, but no red meat. Her dinner was a parade of errors, until she settled for a plate of steamed vegetables and we got...More

Thank FoodiePilgrim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone advised us to stay here when we visited Yosemite. Thank goodness we did not. We did have lunch in their restaurant. The setting of this iconic hotel is magnificent and some of the public area rooms are very grand. We arrived early to have...More

Thank Lorraine N
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a gorgeous hotel! We didn't get to stay there, but we ate our first meal after coming out from a backpack trip in the park. The hotel is incredibly beautiful, the staff was great, and the food was awesome.

Thank Angela H
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edugator99
27 May 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
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Chloe7185
31 March 2017|
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Response from Katherine B |
Reservations are always recommended for every meal period, except during the winter season. Even then, it can get busy enough for there to be a wait for a walk-in reservation during the holiday season. Also, the dress code... More
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38barbarad
8 February 2017|
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Response from Emperorsuite | Reviewed this property |
We didn't. Played it by ear. But it was very popular even then and we had too wait 29 minutes. I strongly recommend booking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
    (Village Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Stop #3 on complimentary Yosemite Valley Shuttle route.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yosemite National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 209-372-1489
Description
With towering 34-foot high ceilings, enormous pine trestles and granite pillars, the chandelier-lit The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room is as spectacular as it is inviting. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served each day as well as our legendary Sunday Brunch. The Majestic Yosemite Dining Room offers the finest dining in all of Yosemite National Park.
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