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Forty-Niner Cafe at the Furnace Creek Ranch

Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
+1 760-786-2345
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good38%
  • Average31%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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“meatloaf” (35 reviews)
“hash browns” (14 reviews)
“national park” (27 reviews)
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Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
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181 - 190 of 938 reviews

Reviewed 26 February 2016

Good restaurant at the Ranch. Friendly staff. Food was very good. We had dinner and breakfast here during our stay Resort recommend.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

The food was good but the service was great - everyone was very friendly. Eating alone at the counter was no big deal as the staff and others were all open to conversation . As for the food it was fine diner food nothing extra...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Not many choices of places to eat in Furnace Creek. This was average food and expensive. We had to wait for a half hour or so, we expected that, but really not that good. I had the meatloaf, it was ok, mashed potatoes were lumpy,...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Scared away from the steakhouse by the prices, and unwilling to pay for a big buffet since I am a small eater, I selected the café as my restaurant of choice. I was pleasantly surprised. I ate dinner here for four straight nights and enjoyed...More

1  Thank WYbirdwatcher
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Had breakfast and dinner here Dinner prices half that of the resort dinning room and you could be in and out in around and hour. Breakfast was super quick and the same quality as the resort dining room. However, the ambiance of the 2 places...More

Thank Panda113
Reviewed 21 February 2016

First of all, there are not too many choices where to eat at the Park and the prices are a lot more expensive than eating outside it. Of all of the places, this is probably the better bargain to eat with a decent menu and...More

Thank capun1950
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Had lunch here on our first day in the park. First off the food was very expensive. $15 and up for sandwiches. I was going to get a turkey sandwich which was like $16. I asked if it was real meat turkey and she said...More

Thank foodfancierEastCoast
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Great place for a breakfast or lunch. Good food at decent prices and friendly servers. Good variety to menu to please the whole family.

Thank Yulama
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I tried the lunch here to take a break from the pre-packed food we had in the room. The $11 plain hamburger with a pickle was good, and I understand the food has to be trucked in, which accounts from the cost. The irritating part...More

Thank Nomad_LA
Reviewed 16 February 2016

If you're camping in central Death Valley (Furnace Creek or Texas Springs), you could eat a granola bar or pasty oatmeal ... or you could eat a nice hot breakfast at the Forty-Niner! OK, we have a trail mix lunch and eat dinner of noodles...More

Thank Norm G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 190, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Death Valley Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 760-786-2345
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