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Curry Village, Yosemite National Park, CA
+1 801-559-4884
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The loft wasn't open, however the deli was, we needed a quick lunch for a hike. It was a bustling cafe, we chose a freshly made sandwiches. The service was ordered and quick, the veggies fresh and the bread tasty. A good/only choice, which sometimes leads to poor quality, not in the case - hurrah!

Thank briel
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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275 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was one of the best meals we had during our Yosemite vacation. It was quick, simple, tasty, and not overpriced. There aren't a lot of choices, but everything is made fresh and there is plenty to eat. Tables and benches outside offer wonderful views and comfortable eating.

Thank ScottandJanelle
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239 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Fill your water bottle, relax outside - Tuna and Caprese sandwiches were reasonably priced, freshly prepared. Good place for a break after some outdoor activity.

Thank NJCricketer
New Jersey
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We came here for lunch during our trip to Yosemite and were impressed with the quality and value of our lunch given what we feel is normal for National Parks' food. Our sandwiches were fresh, delicious, and well-sized and the wide selection of snacks and beverages is great. We really enjoyed having lunch here. Keep in mind - they stop... More 

1 Thank Molly H
Dublin, Ireland
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Oh dear, We were staying in the Park and went here one evening for our meal. Three ordered the rice dishes and one pasta. Stood in line for 45 mins to get served - so slow! Our meals were inedible however as the shredded carrots that were placed on top reeked of chlorine! We literally couldn't eat it. Staff there... More 

Thank maggiemay65
Huntington Beach, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Upstairs during a hot visit (103 degrees) we found a air conditioned wonderland with easy to sit tables, views and music playing....while we ate delicious pizza and fabulous servers walking around,,what a delight..the pizza is very very good here..

Thank rickyblake
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99 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The sandwiches and offering of other snacks and drinks is very good. Be aware the lines to order can be very long but once you order it goes quickly

Thank Aworld2explor
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1,888 reviews
730 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 735 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I guess. You are a bit of a captive audience at a park like Yosemite so have to take what is on offer.

1 Thank Albywon
Boca Raton, Florida
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016

My husband ordered the Italian and I had the chicken Waldorf. They were both exceptionally fresh (made in front of you) and good. Best place in Yosemite National Park for sandwiches.

Thank 1Elaine
Los Angeles, California, United States
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Once we found this place (Trip Advisor had wrong address) it was great. Really good fresh sandwich that really hit the spot after hiking. We definitely recommend if you're in the mood for something quick, easy, fresh and inexpensive.

2 Thank Joe K

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Restaurant Details

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US$ 4
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Curry Village, Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yosemite National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 801-559-4884
Here you'll find a wide variety of coffee drinks, smoothies, baked items, and pre-made sandwiches - convenient for taking out on the trail.

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