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YAKS on the 5

) #2 of 14 Restaurants in Dunsmuir ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
4917 Dunsmuir Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-1807
+1 530-678-3517
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sticky buns” (79 reviews)
“garlic fries” (45 reviews)
“burger” (177 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Brew Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4917 Dunsmuir Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-1807
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1 - 10 of 312 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yaks understands quality beer and good food and they really impressed us. The service is excellent and the burgers are creative, huge and delicious. The tater tot appetizer blew our minds and we were happy with the beer selection. Burgers are big enough to share,...More

Thank mauigirl8888
Reviewed 3 days ago

Guess this place is know for their burgers and they honey buns. Both which are good but everthing else on the menu including their fries are average at best. If you like big overpriced burgers that are stack will all kinds of toppings this is...More

Thank SteelCity13
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would consider moving just to be closer to this restaurant. I loved it. The staff is helpful with local travel advice, hiking etc. and the food is out of this world. Best Cinnabuns I have ever had. Honest engines. Pinky Swear.

Thank Candy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought a group (20 + rowdy, happy, dancing friends) for an in-betweener meal (2ish). The service was amazing & the food was delish!! My diet commanded that I have the salad with chicken, cranberries, nuts, etc....but most enjoyed one of the amazing burgers with...More

Thank pshurd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers are a five here, as are the sticky buns. Service was very speedy. I give a four rating overall only because my salad was just acceptable. My cranberry salad had about five dried cranberries and three cashews on it, and some grisly chicken...More

Thank Molly56A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I must say, the service has improved over the last 2 years. We stayed away for 3 years because the wife was so unprofessional and nasty. We gave it another try recently because nothing else was open when company showed up. I must say she...More

Thank phitch2015
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I went in not expecting it to live up to the hype but left a true believer. Not only the hugest burger I could imagine tackling but the flavors were amazing. Every bite brought out something new. I'm glad I don't live close because I'd...More

Thank PTsuper
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We stopped by Yak's on Monday about 2 PM. No waiting to be seated. My wife and I shared the "My Garlic Obsession burger." It was incredibly good for us, as we both like garlic. We have seen both rave and poor reviews for Yak's,...More

Thank seamaiden612
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Expect a wait but worth the wait! My favorite the "Band Burger with jalapeño bacon" garlic fries if your a garlic lover. The wait staff is attentive even as hectic that it can get. I make the trip when I need a gourmet burger.

Thank John L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

If i could give no stars i would. Super expensive . The kettle chips were stale, brittle and cold.. Rather by a bag of chips from the grocery store. The fries are frozen ( incase you want an upgrade for more money .. making your...More

Thank amyrabbit
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Nearby Attractions
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1.71 km away
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2.26 km away
Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4917 Dunsmuir Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-1807 (Formerly Hitching Post)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Dunsmuir
  • Phone Number: +1 530-678-3517
  • E-mail
What started as a small delivery service in Redding, CA has become a Northstate sensation! YAKS on the 5 offers gourmet burgers, salads and brews. We strive to provide our guests with a memorable an awe inspiring experience with handcrafted foods, award winning microbrews, and world famous sticky buns. Baked goods are made fresh every morning and all our sauces, dressings and other goodies are made from product sourced locally whenever possible and made in house by our culinary team. It really is like tasting delicious for the first time in every bite. Come and enjoy...:)
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