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Crater Lake Lodge Dining Room

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Crater Lake Lodge, Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake National Park, OR 97503
+1 541-594-2255 ext. 3217
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Ashburn
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78 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is only one of two places to eat in the park. The food is just average, but overpriced. I had the salmon, and my friend had the chicken, and the bill came to $80 with tip. That did not include any drinks. A better option would be to sit on the patio overlooking the gorgeous view of the... More 

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95448
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210 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

The dining room is historic as the lodge. Lodge type food . Not great, not bad either. I had both a dinner and a breakfast in the dining room and was satisfied. Lamb chos overdone, and a wonderful salad. Breakfast was a boring omelet, with wonderful service.

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

We celebrated our anniversary and toasted at dinner over looking the lake. Excellent food, service and atmosphere. It was the perfect end to an amazing day seeing crater lake and taking in all the beauty of the surroundings. Staff very attentive and hard working. Breakfast was excellent too! Go early and get a cocktail and hang out on the deck... More 

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Cobble Hill, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

We spent a day exploring Crater Lake, the Lodge, the Rim Tour and various trails. We had not planned on lunching at the Lodge but we were in visiting and it was just after 1:00. We were hungry and checked the menu - what a surprise! The prices were much less than we had expected so we gave it a... More 

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Ohio
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

We had breakfast and dinner at the Lodge here. It is an interesting experience, but food could be better. Breakfast we had pancakes, bacon, Pinnacles omelette, all was very good. The biscuit was not a true biscuit, but more like a pancake. The jam was excellent. Supper was a bit different. We had the bison meatloaf and the lamb. My... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We had all of our meals at the Crater Lake Lodge Restaurant. We found the food to be very good and the staff was very friendly. We had Misty several times as our server and she was a joy to have. It is the only game in town so we tried to have realistic expectations. Reservations are needed for dinner... More 

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Bozeman, Montana, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Definitely have reservations as this place is small and very busy. Wait staff very efficient and helpful. Food was very good

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Pullman, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

My husband loved the elk chops - meaty and well seasoned in a huckleberry glaze. I loved our mussels as appetizers and the beet salad. Atmosphere is a little dim but waiter service helped create a relaxing, unrushed setting.

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Shell Knob, Missouri
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64 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

I was at Crater Lake years ago. Well, a lot of years ago and I didn't feel I could afford to stay there. I tried this year, but they were booked. However, we enjoyed a wonderful late lunch in the dining room. Our server, Arthur, was excellent. We enjoyed him very much. The food was very good, but not necessarily... More 

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Billings, Montana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Crater Lake Lodge has two eating areas. One is the more formal Lodge Dining Room and the other is the Commons Area. This review is for the Commons Area. We had late reservations for the dining room before we realized that nearly the same menu was served at the small tables in the Common Areas. We canceled our dining room... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crater Lake Lodge, Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake National Park, OR 97503
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Crater Lake National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 541-594-2255 ext. 3217

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?