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) #15 of 84 Restaurants in Truckee ₹₹₹₹ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0367
+1 530-582-1040
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (10 reviews)
“tenderloin” (3 reviews)
“prix fixe” (3 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0367
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner expecting a high priced - fine dining experience. We have dined in expensive restaurants around the world. I have never seen portions of food this small, which might have been okay... but the flavors were muted and ... well... boring....More

Thank TravelingVet1981
Reviewed 1 week ago

Imaginative food, well prepared and presented ... it is a special night out with lots of tastes and textures -- if you are looking to fill up on carbs this is not the place - so go for great food and wine not because you...More

Thank GaryJ2468
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wife and I had the 10-course chefs tasting menu and split a wine-pairing. Once again, we thoroughly enjoyed it. Wonderful, inventive, and delicious. Fantastic wine pairings. Will do it again soon!

Thank chrisdemersmd
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Interestingly high end and inventive restaurant in the sleepy town of Truckee. Easily the best place for a fine meal. Without the pretension either, friendly and laid back staff. A real hidden gem that would fit well in downtown SF or Sydney. Prices are consistent...More

Thank Shane1974
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Good menu nice physical plant overly costly for what you get. If money is no object it might be a choice for special occasions otherwise lots of nearby options with excellent food and more reasonable prices

Thank Rothhome
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We visit Northstar in Truckee 5-6 times a year for grandchild bonding. At least once during each visit we eat at Trokay which is exceptional. The seasonal menus are creative, and palate inspiring. The staff, especially Roxy, Zack and Bryn are top notch. The owner/chef...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wandered downtown Truckee looking for a place to eat and stumbled upon this place. We were still in our ski gear - thank goodness they didn't have a dress code! We had the 4-course prix fixe menu and ordered different things...More

Thank Tam P
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Although a few of the dishes were creative, it was offensive paying a high price for portion less than half a cup, even for an entree. The amuse bouche were so ordinary we had to laugh at the pretentious presentation. Even at half the price,...More

Thank humanone
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wasnt expecting a lot of the out of the ordinary tidbits/apertifs brought out with some flair. Coffee rubbed venison was excellent as was the service. Unexpectedly nice experience. Upscale, modern

Thank b_radley9
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I ate with a group at Trokay on New Year's Eve and had the prix fixe menu. I understand that this is "gourmet" food and that there is a lot of creativity that is going into each item. There were several courses which included Maine...More

Thank Nirmal K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10046 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0367
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-582-1040
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