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Imperial Hotel & Restaurant

14202 Old Highway 49, Amador City, CA 95601-0212
+1 209-267-9172
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (7 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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American, Contemporary
14202 Old Highway 49, Amador City, CA 95601-0212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined with friends and found the restaurant to be as expected for a higher priced restaurant in a travel destination. The server was friendly and efficient. The beet salad was very good. The grilled polenta and sausage was good. The penne pasta was OK....More

Thank Maineville
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We had a great dinner here the first night we stayed at the hotel. Great seating in a nice dining room; all the 19th century touches, and a wonderfully compact but wide-ranging menu, along with exceptionally chosen wines, including many by the glass that were...More

Thank JoelZ195
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We spent the night in nearby Sutter Creek, and wanted a quiet upscale restaurant. This was our first dining experience here, and we were treated to great service, great food, and a nice quiet, spacious atmosphere. It was relaxing, not formal but very nice. The...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had a nice dinner here, but the service was slow probably because there was only one server. They were setting up a piano during the later part of our dinner which was somewhat distracting to say the least!

Thank russzVanNuys
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I visited with my elderly grandparents as they had previously driven past and noticed the lovely little terrace at the front. It was very quiet on a Sunday evening; we almost thought it was closed! We elected to sit outside as it was pleasant and...More

Thank stephaniewandee
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Dinner choices were four different entrees. When we checked into our room, we were shown the menu and realized that our grandsons would do OK and that my wife, on a restricted dietary regimen, would also be OK. The young woman waiting our table was...More

Thank Trup
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Had my birthday dinner here as the Imperial was highly recommended in town. Lindsey, our server was super nice, attentive, and helpful with the menu and wine list. The food, chicken marsala in our case, was delicious. But, the time it took to get a...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Would have liked to sit outside but back patio was not open yet. Indoors was very pleasant though as I was leery of freezing air conditioning since it had suddenly turned hot the day of our arrival. Service was very good and food and wine...More

Thank RayLoH
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

What a lovely hotel in an old west setting. Comfy, quaint rooms and fantastic food I had my birthday dinner here last night and my lamb was outstanding. Also tried shrimp, duck, and chicken Marsala. Yummmmmmmm

Thank Molly M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had dinner reservations at the Imperial Hotel Restaurant to celebrate my husband's birthday and had a wonderful time. We arrived a bit early and while our table was being prepared, the hostess served us a glass of wine in the bar. The bar area...More

Thank DQuilter
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28 December 2016|
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Response from TJeerddejong | Reviewed this property |
yes we had a dog (German Sheppard) with us on the patio and they provided water for her.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
American, Contemporary
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14202 Old Highway 49, Amador City, CA 95601-0212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Amador County  >  Amador City
  • Phone Number: +1 209-267-9172
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Dating from 1879, the historic Imperial Hotel in Amador City offers casual elegance in indoor and patio dining to visitors and local residents alike. This family-owned and operated establishment takes pride in featuring organic, locally grown produce, fresh meats and sustainably harvested fish and seafood. The menu varies with the seasons and honors the simple goodness of the ingredients in the tradition of the finest California cuisine. » Sample Dinner Menu Dinner at Imperial Hotel Amador City The Oasis Bar at the Imperial Hotel is an experience in itself with its antique barstools, old gaslights and creaky floorboards. The bar is stocked with a large selection of spirits and California and imported wines and beers. The wine list features a careful selection of award-winning local wines. Happy Hour on Wednesdays from 5 - 6:30 pm, a mix of locals and tourists enjoying hors d'oeuvres and camaraderie ... in the Oasis Bar. Dinner - Tues-Sun, starting at 5 pm Brunch - Saturday and Sunday 9:30 - 2:30
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