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Priest Station Cafe

16756 Old Priest Grade, Big Oak Flat, CA 95305
+1 209-962-1888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“burger” (42 reviews)
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16756 Old Priest Grade, Big Oak Flat, CA 95305
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place. The food is always good in a down home sort of way. We go the first weekend of the month for the Prime Rib dinner. Each weekend has it's own special. We also go for lunch. Sad to say that the...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We had a really great breakfast here on our way out--wish we found this restaurant earlier in our stay.

Thank Dee D
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch on a weekday in the summer. They were somewhat busy and the view was beautiful, but none of us were very impressed with the food. It was average at best. I’m surprised by all the amazing reviews. Server was nice but...More

Thank Amberly2100
Reviewed 1 June 2018

What a great find in the middle of nowhere! We were heading back to the Bay area from Yosemite and were looking to stop for lunch. We had lunch which was wonderful. The sandwiches were unique and delicious!! We sat outside and took in the...More

Thank mbzb2016
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Have stopped here for lunch many times heading to Yosemite. We always spend a week during the winter at the park doing photography and have been disappointed that this little cafe closes for the winter.......not anymore! We happened to see a lot of cars there...More

Thank Novelle L
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We just had to stop for toilet facilities and to grab a bite so we saw the Priest Station Cafe and had a great lunch: vegan burger and spinach with feta cheese burger. Recommend it!

Thank g-cardozo
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Enjoyed Sunday brunch here on the patio with my family and daughter's dog. We all really enjoyed the food and the view and the hospitality was first rate!

Thank frauduck
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Delicious vegetarian meal. I had an excellent veggie burger and the best sweet potatoe fries I had ever eaten. It is always good.

Thank TulsaCarol
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I always get big brownie points when I suggest eating out at lunchtime especially if I suggest we eat at Priest Station. Our favorite sandwich is a BLAT. which is bacon, lettuce, avocado and tomato and it can be served with their home made potatoes...More

Thank Donasdhu
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had received a recommendation to stop here for breakfast on the Yosemite Tripadvisor forums. I am so glad we decided to stop here. The views were amazing and it was just warm enough to sit on the patio and enjoy our breakfast. We had...More

Thank Dancoonerty
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7 February 2015|
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Response from Dave E | Reviewed this property |
Old Priest Station is located on CA-120 three miles to the west of Groveland, CA. It is at the intersection of Old Priest Grade (the previous 120) and CA-120. Both roads are fine for auto traffic. CA-120 is often heavy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16756 Old Priest Grade, Big Oak Flat, CA 95305
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Oak Flat
  • Phone Number: +1 209-962-1888
re-opened 08/2009 - Priest Station has been owned and managed by same family for 6 generations
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