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The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge

45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
+1 559-561-4133
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice restaurants with beautiful lovely views overlooking the river and rocks. We sat outside for dinner to enjoy the river, rocks views and loved it. What we didn't love that their stuff went to smoke outside every 10 min or so and other people...More

1  Thank romanka2017
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your compliments; all customer feedback is appreciated. Here at, The Gateway Restaurant, we strive to maintain an attentive and professional staff, along with a welcoming atmosphere. While smoking is permitted outdoors, we appreciate your concerns, and are seeking a solution that will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived 9:10 PM. A family with two child. They told that the kitchen closed 5 minutes before. We tried to explain that we came at that hour because the web page says that it's open until 10 PM. and the answer was that we...More

1  Thank Miquel C
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience to your family. At The Gateway Restaurant, we strive to exceed the needs of our customers during our normal business hours, so your experience was unfortunate. Please give us a chance to make this right. We're at your service...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed and ate here for two days as we visited Sequoia. Location - perfect for Sequoia, just c0.5 mile from the NP entrance. Plenty of off / on street parking. Hotel - the room was really a wooden lodge in the parking courtyard. Whilst...More

Thank RichardN28
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Richard, thank you very much for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly! Thanks again for your recommendation, and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant tries to pass as a fancy restaurant, The food is expensive and average. Presentation is OK. But you look around the restaurant and it really needs a lot of work. Reminded me of the dive bars in our home sate. One can get...More

Thank Julie H
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for reviewing The Gateway Restaurant. All our customers comments make us better, and we take you constructive criticism seriously. As we continue to strive for 100% customer satisfaction, we invite you to give us another try. We look forward to having you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely spot by the river! The food is very good with pleasant and attentive service. We met family members here, at their request, for dinner and had a wonderful time. After hiking for several days in Sequoia National Park, we stopped again for lunch!

Thank Lynda H
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lynda, thank you for leaving us a review! We appreciate you and your family choosing us for a place to stop, and we're glad to hear that you like it well enough to come back! Thanks again!

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We had such high hopes for this place. We were really looking forward to it. We have been to some beautiful restaurants on our trip but this was terrible. Over priced and tasteless. Our waiter just oozed the impression he hated his job and didn't...More

Thank Churbs88
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our stay on 13th August, we were made to feel very welcome and had a delicious dinner and breakfast the next morning in the restaurant. Have given 4 star review as was slightly disappointed with the room if I'm honest...More

Thank KatHobbs
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

KatHobbs, Thank you very much for leaving us a review! We're happy to hear that we were able to make you feel welcomed during your stay, and that you enjoyed the restaurant! Thanks again for stopping by!

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's beautiful to sit outdoor. I had the veggieburger with fries and it was good👍🏼 We also had a Salat and it was also very good

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for leaving us a review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the view and the meal!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We ate at this restaurant twice because we were staying next door at the Buckeye Tree Lodge....although pricey, the food was very good. The location is perfect, so ask for a table outside on the patio, and listen to the rushing river, and watch the...More

Thank Timeshare629
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Timeshare629, Thank you very much for the review! We're happy to hear we were able to accommodate you properly while you were here with us, and we're glad you enjoyed the food. Thank you for your recommendation!

Reviewed 6 August 2017

My wife and I went here for a quiet dinner and sat on a cantilevered patio which was right on the river; awesome view and ambiance. The food was five star excellance.

Thank havilahsprings
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

havilahsprings, Thank you for the review!

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Gabriel216
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Response from autumnfoods | Reviewed this property |
Hope you did not stay here especially for your 40 th Aniversary!
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Dana W
6 February 2016|
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Response from npi | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I highly recommend an early reservation. Check with their dinner specials manager. Have a great time!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Three Rivers
  • Phone Number: +1 559-561-4133
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