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Gastrognome

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54381 Ridgeview Dr, Idyllwild, CA 92549
+1 951-659-5055
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Orange, California
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always excellent food no matter what you order. Have a fixed menu and a separate menu of the day. Have outside seating and more reasonably priced lunch items.

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San Dimas, California
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For our first trip to Idyllwild over the Thanksgiving holiday I asked our lodge owner for a recommendation. Gastrognome was his answer. They offered a traditional Thanksgiving dinner that was, to say the least, generous in its portions and reasonably priced. We typically go out of town for several days over each Thanksgiving holiday and so have experienced quite a... More 

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Riverside, California
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Gastrognome in Idyllwild, CA for dinner on a Friday night. The restaurant is located on the southern edge of the downtown area tucked in between shops and stores. There is amble parking on the street and in the adjoining parking lot. The restaurant has a long outside porch and covered veranda with multiple mini-lights.There is an... More 

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San Diego, CA
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a calamari and trout. Delicious and reasonable portions. Great cocktails, too. They make a good lemondrop martini. Service was good, too. We will go back next time we are in Idyllwild

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere! Romantic outside seating. Great thing is... along with the outdoor heaters, they also offer you blankets to cover your legs or pull over your shoulders to keep you warm and comfortable. The spinach stuffed mushroom in a white cream sauce was terrific. Was not a fan of the tortilla soup though. The crab cake was tasty, but not... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently had lunch at the Gastrognome in Idyllwild. My turkey avocado bacon sandwich on focaccio was quite a disappointment. For a lunchtime sandwich priced at $13.95, I was expecting a nice sandwich. What I got was a fairly small sandwich - what one might expect from a children's menu - with skimpy amounts of ingredients. I... More 

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Yucca Valley, California
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I sat outside in the front patio area for lunch. We were greeted and taken care of immediately. I love that they use stemware for iced tea and other beverages. I ordered the angel hair pasta. Very tasty, and came out hot. When a cold breeze came up, our server offered blankets for us, and turned on... More 

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Washington Crossing
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Had the grilled jalapeno and ham sandwich. It was so good. The mash potatoes with rosemary was delicious. Very reasonably priced. Love the interior Decor. A great way to spend a relaxing evening after a day of shopping and sightseeing.

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Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Absolutely delicious! Nice Choices. We chose Rainbow Trout, Trout Almondine, Sizzling Beef, and Deluxe Turkey Sandwich. Darker, elegant, atmosphere. Amazing rich desserts. Nice place to celebrate a birthday. The birthday girl was given a free dessert.

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Coronado, California
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207 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

It was rated as the best restaurant in Idyllwild on, which is why we went. Unfortunately the love affair ended there. My wife ordered the lobster w shrimp tacos and they were not good at all, very bland and simply not good at any price, they were $28. We ordered a cheese burger for our son which was good, nothing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54381 Ridgeview Dr, Idyllwild, CA 92549
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Idyllwild
  • Phone Number: +1 951-659-5055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?