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Dingus McGee's

14500 Musso Rd, Auburn, CA 95603-9301
+1 530-878-1000
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon” (5 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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14500 Musso Rd, Auburn, CA 95603-9301
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Dingus McGee's
1. Award Winning Beef
"was excellent, I had possibly one of the best steaks I've ever had"
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2. Amazing Specials
"specials combine ingredients very creatively and super delicious"
Carol S
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3. Always a Fun Night Out
"attitude, atmosphere & great staff & service"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Joanne S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Here is delectable eating in a laid-back environmentally friendly atmosphere. Almost 180 degree views of the Sierra foothills. The lounge bar is upscale and inviting, as is the outdoor dining during warmer months. Dingus McGee's restaurant building is old, made of shiny dark woods, some...More

Thank 946susane
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGee's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks so much for sharing your experience and giving us such a great review! We work really hard to offer the best possible food in the best possible environment around. Thanks for recognizing us for it. Hope to see you again on another visit soon....More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Had a terrific Sunday dinner here last night. Staff was prompt, food excellent, easy to get to just off highway 80. We will go back for sure.

Thank Martha D
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGee's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi Martha, Thanks for the feed back. Happy to hear that we'll be seeing you again, hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

From its name and location we had expectations of a rustic log cabin atmosphere with cowboy chaps, spurs and steaks. Didn't really see the chaps & spurs - but steaks were really good! Around the corner from I-80 & Bell Road this is a fun...More

1  Thank Sabern1
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This was the third time that I have eaten at this restaurant and the customer service and meal was wonderful. We had experienced the restaurant when it was so busy that you wonder how in the world did the staff keep up with the amount...More

Thank fran6012017
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Have been to Dingus McGee many time for lunch and dinner. Food is good but nothing spectacular. They had a Mother's Day Brunch for the first time. The selection of foods was terrific, from prime rib to salmon, eggs, sausage etc. But and this is...More

Thank Sharron E
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGee's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hi Sharron, We do a buffet every Easter and Mothers Day, I'm glad to hear you joined us for the first time. We have learned with each event things that can be improved upon. As it impossible to be perfect, our goal is to take...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

While visiting in town (we really like the Grass Valley area by the way - friendly people (not at all like California - just sayin) quaint and beautiful) and went w/ some friends to Dingus McGee's for a birthday celebration. The service was great and...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I live close to Dingus so you would think it would be my go to place. However the quality of the food does not compare to the Club Car. I can't put my finger on exactly the difference other than taste. Maybe it's the seasoning,...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We haven’t been to Dingus McGee’s in years but our sister-in-law wanted to celebrate her birthday there. I was a little apprehensive since we were a party of seven. Sometimes large parties can be taxing on a restaurant. We were going on a busy Saturday...More

Thank RobS012
Danielle N, Owner at Dingus McGee's, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi Rob, Thank you so much for your glowing review. You are absolutely right when it comes to large parties, we do a lot of them. In fact the night of your visit, we had a group of 63 on the covered patio for dinner....More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Started with having to wait 45 mins for the cocktails to arrive- wasn't that busy- some empty tables- only had 1 bartender on a SAT nite Was told one was on break ?. (happy hour? )5 pm- dumb timing!Ordered filet mignon (most expensive item) and...More

Thank horsegalcher59
Danielle N, Manager at Dingus McGee's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Hi Cher, I'm sorry to hear about your experience this past weekend. Your comments regarding the service and food you received are important to us. I wish I had been made aware of the problems that night, so we could have had a chance to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 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
12:00 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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