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New Moon Cafe

203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
+1 530-265-6399
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Two of us ate here on a Tuesday evening. The restaurant was not very busy, which was good for us. We both ordered the special of the evening -- halibut. It was excellent. The portions were were just right for us. (It was a rich...More

Thank rdavisn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New Moon is what we hope for many restaurants and is growing increasingly difficult to find in the USA. The food is innovative, perfectly cooked - especially the fish - and always paired with a beautiful array of local produce. Service is lovely and never...More

Thank Gemma'smum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here based on friend's recommendation. We were pleasantly surprised. Although the restaurant was not that large, they had a wide variety of menu selections and we had four different entrees and they were all delicious! The Asian tacos were amazing and the...More

Thank Julikins55
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great staff, varied food choices and we had fun with the menu and the staff never forgot about us. We liked the atmosphere and the guest were varied and from all walks of lie but clearly they all knew where to find an outstanding meal.

Thank David M
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I have been here at least a dozen times in the last 10 years and was my favorite restaurant. I am a definite foodie and have no problem paying more for excellent food. But last night my wife and I were very disappointed. We noticed...More

Thank Evan W
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This place is really good. Had a great lunch last week and would definitely recommend it. The service was outstanding and the food was excellent.

Thank WalkingTowardBuddha
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Quick service and very good food. Very Central location in town making it easy to go from there to other attractions.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Expensive, nice service, menu was not my favorite, and the food was average at best. My friend and I both had the hanger steak (large portion) small taste. Our wives had the fish special, which had very little taste. The salads and soup were very...More

Thank iwilltrain
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We were greeted by a very friendly staff.. We were lucky as eventhough we had no reservation, they found a table for us. The wine menu was. Extensive and we were offered several good choices. The chicken I had was excellent but the beet salad...More

Thank 242vernec
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I visit family here about 3-4 times per year for the past 8 years, and every visit we have dinner at New Moon, and it never disappoints. We ate there Friday, and it was, as always, perfection. They always have at least 6 specials of...More

Thank Wohlerguy
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Questions & Answers
22 December 2016|
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Response from Chris1948_2 | Reviewed this property |
Probably appetizers would be the way to go. Pasta or finger food. Ravioli by the each.
1 March 2016|
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Response from pokeybonan | Reviewed this property |
The wine list was very good, including local wineries. I don't remember whether there was a full bar or not - sorry.
Jerry O
3 November 2015|
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Response from Solar J | Reviewed this property |
They will do that, no problem. Call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 York St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-265-6399
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