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Charles Street Dinner House

Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
+1 209-966-2366
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (43 reviews)
“steak” (108 reviews)
“onion soup” (18 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided on Charles Street for our first dinner in Yosemite country. Lucky us! First, the entire waitstaff is friendly and welcoming. And the food is really great. We each had a beef dish and both were tender and prepared perfectly. I had a soup...More

Thank Monica84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Mariposa for six nights while we visited Yosemite National Park and dined here twice. It's a small place in the Main Street within a walking distance from where we staying at the Best Western down the street.Upon entering ,with no reservation,...More

Thank Ghaith391
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Well worth a visit but you may need to book ahead. Service was very prompt and friendly, beer was cold and food of a high quality in standard and freshness. So glad we found this place and you will not be disappointed. Very warm and...More

Thank Traveller839
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ended up going there all three of our nights in Mariposa. Main meals come with a soup or salad and the portions are plentiful. Best baby back ribs I have ever tasted and another night the Salmon was also great. Our partners had the...More

Thank WiltshireMandy
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We stopped here for a bite to eat on our way into Yosemite. The service was amazing, and the food all cooked fresh and to order. The pulled pork roll was just to die for and was sooooooo good. What a find, stop here if...More

Thank deaconwife
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The restaurant was full both nights we ate here. The food was excellent and the service exceptionally good. The staff was upbeat and treated us like they wanted us to have a great dining experience. It's an expensive, fine dining restaurant but it's worth the...More

Thank msray53
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a better than average restaurant for food, but the service will knock you socks off. Everyone, (yes everyone) takes care of every table in the place. We thought they were all family, but it's just that everyone there cares about making sure you...More

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

If you are staying in Mariposa for your trip to Yosemite and looking for a good place to have dinner, this place cannot go wrong. It’s busy, so call to book. Tasty pork ribs and steaks. Plus many other choices. Friendly service and pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Travel232823
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Visited after a day of hiking in Yosemite. We were looking for a good dinner with some local wine. What we got was a fabulous dinner with wonderful service. The French onion soup and chicken fettuccine with homemade pasta was outstanding. Salads were fresh with...More

Thank cotimes2
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is the No1 Place to eat probably not only in Mariposa but on your entire California trip. From start to finish everything is perfect and delicious, they really care about their food and it shows. Meal includes a starter choice of salad or a...More

1  Thank Roadtripper64
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
Monday CLOSED Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Sunday CLOSED
23 November 2015|
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Response from MrsRachelJC | Reviewed this property |
No. The restaurant is closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
5 May 2015|
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Response from RetiredSheriffJim | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest making reservations for a large group. But you can walk right in without and they will seat you as soon as they can.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 140 and 7th St., Mariposa, CA 95338
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mariposa
  • Phone Number: +1 209-966-2366
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