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12 W Main St, Ione, CA 95640-5442
+1 209-274-2233
06:00 - 15:00
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Sun 06:00 - 15:00
Wed 06:00 - 15:00
Thu 06:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Fullerton, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Friday nights they have a two piece combo playing music from before WWII. Very charming and delightful.

Thank curtisBuck
Ione, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

From the food to the coffee. just average. Well that is only when its actually opened. I have heard they make a good prime rib dinner once a week .

Thank samp646
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I wish they had places like this in Utah. Charming environment, and great food, but the service is what stands out at this extraordinary coffee and sandwich shop. We showed up with over 20 people and still had room for other guests to sit and enjoy the game, sandwiches, and espresso. The staff was incredibly accommodating for a party of... More 

Thank Paul A
Ione, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Under new management things are quite different. Still good coffee, but a smaller selection of pastries. Coffee refills are nicer now that I can get my own. However, my decaf has to be made behind the counter and refills the same way. Lots of flies the last several times I have been there. Still nice to have in town, though.

Thank Thomas R
Oceanside, California
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I stopped by around dinner time while I was waiting for the proprietor of the Ione Hotel across the street to return so I could check in. I'm not a big meat eater and I wasn't that hungry so I decided to have a BLT with a glass of lemonade. I got some fresh homemade potato salad that was freshly... More 

Thank stevegerick
Crescent City, California
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

They have great baked goods...The best 4 shot mocha around. .could even be better than Starbucks. ..Friendly staff..and not to long of a wait

Thank jill v
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Clarke corner is in the rustic old "red brick building" in the heart of downtown Ione. It is cool in more ways than one. The interior is cool on a hot spring day-aaah! The brick and wood appointments and big comfy couches in the front window are welcoming. The staff are casual and friendly. On a cooler day, the patio... More 

Thank Jack W
Sebastopol, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I wish I could pick up this cafe and move it to my town. From the decor to the food, it's awesome. The coffee is really good and they have beer on tap!

Thank Briana S
Palmer, Alaska
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Great coffee shop for a bit of socializing and good pastries. The Sutter Creek coffee was very good and the apple fritter hit the spot. We were planning a quick stop at Clark's Corner but ended up staying awhile. Great atmosphere. Ione is lucky to have this gathering place.

Thank Herb B
Concord, California
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Cozy and historical with yummy sandwiches and salads for lunch! Nice place to stop if going to Amador County to taste wine.

Thank Carolk51

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
American, Cafe
Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W Main St, Ione, CA 95640-5442
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Amador County  >  Ione
  • Phone Number: +1 209-274-2233
Clark's Corner is a quaint cafe in the heart of the Mother Lode. Ione has several shops and interesting places to visit such as Preston Castle, Castle Oaks Golf Club, and more than 40 nearby wineries. Our daily menu includes freshly made sandwiches, salads, soups, desserts and more. We have a delicious variety of espresso coffee drinks, beer and wine. We serve dinner on Friday evenings with full table service. These are complete meals which include potato dish, vegetables, soup or salad. Saturday we usually have live entertainment and a dinner special. Our hours are Wednesday from 6am to 3pm, Thursday thru Saturday from 6 am to 8 pm, Sunday from 6 am to 3 pm.

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