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Red Apple Cafe

2740 Highway 50, Placerville, CA 95667-6104
+1 530-626-8144
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good15%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible27%
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2740 Highway 50, Placerville, CA 95667-6104
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Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've driven by this place for a few years on the way up to Tahoe or back. We always drove by because we were on the way to somewhere else. After a friend recommended it to us we made the trip up the hill to...More

Thank amesmoose
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great Diner type menu, breakfast served all day. Our server Autumn was extremely competent and professional.

Thank Art C
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Five of us stopped here during a visit to Placerville after having seen it on the way to and from Tahoe. I had a breakfast quesadilla which was enormous and satisfying! There was plenty of coffee and orange juice on offer. All customers were seated...More

Thank Lynda5744
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I like Denny's just because of there breakfasts. This is a really, really good version of that. On your way to Tahoe or Apple Hill, skiing? This is my sons favorite part or a ski day. a big hearty breakfast here. Huge, delicious, great biscuits,...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Not the home style cooking I was looking for. More of a east meets west type of food. The owner is Korean. The pork sandwich was good and my wife says the burger was good as well. But we had to wait 20 minutes before...More

Thank Ohjay49
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stopped here on a busy Saturday (Apple Hill is just up the road) with a group of six after a morning hike. We have not stopped here in a few years because we can't seem to figure out when they are actually open. The sign...More

Thank Len T R
Reviewed 5 September 2016

There is a reason we stopped eating here seven years ago, and it hasn't changed in all that time. Since we live in South Lake Tahoe and frequently travel to Sacramento and the Bay Area, this used to be a great restaurant to stop in...More

1  Thank 726cathyk
Reviewed 25 June 2016

If your on your way up the mountain a great place to stop for a meal as is is right off the highway. The menu is what you expect for a country cafe offering a nice variety of items. The view is nice as is...More

Thank prodocjazz
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Okay - so I have passed this place probably 300 times and never stopped. While we were camping in Pollack Pines at Ghost Mountain Resort we decided to stop in this cute little place for breakfast during a weekday morning. Man am I glad we...More

Thank bretdb
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Just finished lunch and found the restaurant to be quite exceptional in their courteous, friendly feeling they gave to us. The food was excellent and the views are wonderful. Will definitely be returning soon.

Thank Jeff J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 Highway 50, Placerville, CA 95667-6104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-626-8144
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