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Dingus McGees Roadhouse

14500 Musso Rd, Auburn, CA 95603-9301
+1 530-878-1000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14500 Musso Rd, Auburn, CA 95603-9301
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Reviewed yesterday

Didn't love this place. The food was predictable but not great. Service was ok. Decor is ugly. Not a favorite of mine.

Thank Fathorsemama
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I was visiting my cousin and she suggested we go to this restaurant for dinner. We arrived at 6 p.m. and it was already packed with people. We had to park in the lower lot, but a nice kid drove us up to the restaurant...More

Thank Hamburger_Queen
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Well, we had never been to a Dingus Mcgee's before and probably will not again. Very slow service, food was fair at best. I had the beef tips and my husband had a pork tenderloin special. Neither one of us finished our meal. Food service...More

Thank PaulaDL
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Paula, I'm sorry that you experienced slow service on your visit. Although the servers try their best, it can happen. As far as the food, when I visited your table you and your husband both said you were happy with your meals. Your table...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

My husband & I had out of town guests and wanted to treat them to nice dinner. Choosing Dingus Mcgee's turned out to be an embarrassing, disappointing and upsetting place to take them. To start with it took a very, long time to get water...More

1  Thank Trainriders
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

I'll take your concerns in order. We don't carry raspberry lemonade. Some places do, sorry we don't. Your saying that "as you placed your bread order," you asked about dinner bread and tried to cancel your appetizer order. The man seated next to you (I...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

American food for all persuasions, steaks, aalmon, burgers and vegetarian options. Fully stocked bar, beer and mixed drinks. Decor: rustic, open beam ceilings wood. Spacious tables in different rooms. Also outdoor seating to enjoy views and natural beauty.

Thank aladdin_mp
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us! Thank you so much for taking the time to share feedback with others. We hope to see you again on a future visit. Danielle

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Traveling west down Highway 80, my husband and I decided to have dinner at Dingus McGee's. The restaurant was pretty busy, but we were offered a table upstairs, so didn't have to wait. The grounds and the setting are pleasant and the service was friendly....More

1  Thank gtsheeks
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We are fairly new to the foothill area and are still discovering things!!! Last night our neighbors took us to Dingus McGee's & it was wonderful! Very classy comfortable restaurant & the service & meals were very nice. I had beef tips that were very...More

1  Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We have been going to dingus McGee's since first moving to Colfax back in 2013. We have more fun there with friends and families for special dinners or Sunday Brunches. Their smoked meats are to die for and the Salmon is handled by two people...More

1  Thank 877davidhs
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi David, Thanks so much for sharing your happiness with us with the world! It was a pleasure spending a few minutes talking with you on your reset visit. It looked like your group really enjoyed themselves. I'm so glad to hear that we're your...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

This used to be my favorite restaurant for getting a decent meal without having to spend the whole night doing so. Lately, the quality of the food seems to have fallen off a bit and the service is super slow. Count on the restaurant taking...More

1  Thank skeeterest
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi, Thanks for your resent visit. You are absolutely right. We were having staff challenges in our kitchen on your resent visit. We have since fixed this and are fully staffed and all are finished training. I'm so sorry that this effected the quality of...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We chose this place because we wanted a table for 20 with plenty of room. Also someone in our group was highly allergic to dairy, so we chose this because of the choices on the menu. Our server was amazing. He was able to help...More

1  Thank Joanne S
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGees Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Joanne, I'm so happy to hear that you loved everything on your resent visit. Memorable experiences are always what we hope you come away with on your visit. I'm glad to hear that we accomplished it. We hope to see you again soon!

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Response from 877davidhs | Reviewed this property |
Well There you are! They still must do that when they are back open on Tuesdays...they have been closing on Mon-Tues... It allows staff to rest...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14500 Musso Rd, Auburn, CA 95603-9301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placer County  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-878-1000
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The event center at Dingus McGee's Roadhouse is the perfect space for weddings, rehearsal dinners, parties, anniversaries, and more! Open all year long, our event center space consists of an upper deck and outdoor wedding grounds. Since 2011, our local, family-owned restaurant has been serving guests in Auburn, CA with the finest service and most flavorful meals available.
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