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Gus's Steak House

1183 Mono Way, Sonora, CA 95370-5283
+1 209-532-5190
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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“cheese fondue” (11 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1183 Mono Way, Sonora, CA 95370-5283
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overheard on the way in.... "this is the best food in town." We agree. Do stop on your way through! The minestrone soup was perfect, the cheese fondue and warm sourdough bread wonderful, and the steak terrific. We were blown away. We were too late...More

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner was fun. They often offer a 2-for-$25 menu and, well, the baklava was adequate. The main dining room has cozy high back booths for privacy.

Thank jcochran2016
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Gus's Steakhouse is a Gem! Serving the best sourdough bead fondu I've ever tasted. Tuesday thru Saturday 3pm til 7pm You can order from a special menu including but not limited to Tri Tip Steak, or Chicken and even Salmon for $21.95 NOT EACH but...More

Thank djp9810
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I had been told that this was a locally iconic restaurant. When you first walk in, the ambiance seems a bit anticlimactic, but the food and service made up for it. The food was delicious and the service was personable and amazing! Will definitely be...More

Thank CaroleeBlake
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Went here with my boyfriend. Early bird special is great! Started off with cheese fondue. Then we had salad. Main course time—He had liver and onions. I had ribs. Dinner includes potato choice too! Then there is dessert! Spoke to Gus, the owner, who is...More

Thank Debbi H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This place has been here forever, but the food presented is old and sad looking. They have a full bar and that must be why they are still in business. If you are looking for good food, keep looking, there are lots of other good...More

Thank maryhadreas
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Entered the restaurant as it was closing up but they were happy to serve us. The waitress was very kind until she had to leave and the manager took over our table. The food was good, and there was a nice variety. Atmosphere was definitely...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I love going to Gus's. It's old school. Gus is a real treat. The wait staff is excellent. The food is cooked perfectly but the quality of the prime rib last time out was not good. Prepared and cooked perfectly just a cheap cut of...More

1  Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Two steak dinners for just over 20 bucks; plus dessert. Can't beat the deal. You will leave feeling stuffed!

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Been a classic in Tuolumne County for years. Multiple steak choices, large baked potatoes, and bourbon. For me the atmosphere takes me back to slower time.

Thank Sonora5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1183 Mono Way, Sonora, CA 95370-5283
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonora
  • Phone Number: +1 209-532-5190
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