Whatever your reason for visiting Yosemite National Park, you’ll love the convenience and affordability of being able to prepare your own meals in the kitchen of your Scenic Wonders home, condominium, or cabin. That said, you’ll probably also love the opportunity to indulge yourself at one or more Yosemite restaurants. Whether you’re taking the whole family out, want to enjoy a special evening with your partner, or want to find a great place to hang out and eat with friends, you’ll be met with a wide variety of Yosemite dining options whenever you visit the park.
Family Friendly Fare
A number of Yosemite restaurants are more than happy to welcome families of all shapes and sizes. Try Curry Village for the widest variety of restaurants within walking distance of each other. The Pizza Deck offers great views of Glacier Point, fresh-baked pizzas and tasty salads. For good food on the go, head over to the Taqueria to grab a burrito or some nachos. The Yosemite Village area also offers a variety of Yosemite dining options. Try Degnan’s Deli for great sandwiches, or head over to Village grill for a cheeseburger or some scrumptious grilled chicken.
One of the many reasons to plan a romantic escape to Yosemite National Park is Yosemite dining. Many of the restaurants in the park pride themselves on their use of organic foods, local produce, and on their spectacular ambience. Take, for example, the Ahwahnee Dining Room. This magnificent dining hall located in the Ahwahnee Hotel boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, 34-foot ceilings, fine china place settings, and some of the best cuisine you’ll ever taste. This award winning restaurant highly suggests advanced reservations. The Mountain Room at Yosemite Lodge is another superb option for excellent food and exquisite views. Imagine sitting down to a gourmet dinner with your loved one while taking in a view of Yosemite Falls. What could be more romantic?
Friends, Food, and Fun!
If you’re planning a trip to Yosemite with friends, consider planning it around one of the parks three annual food celebrations. Vintners Holidays is the epitome of Yosemite dining. This annual event brings together local vineyards for your tasting pleasure. Sample wines and cuisine from the area while having a great time with your friends. Chef’s Holidays is another Yosemite dining event that shouldn’t be missed. Held every January and February, this celebration of food showcases the best recipes of some of Yosemite’s finest chefs.
Plan ahead when visiting the park by making all the Yosemite restaurant reservations you’d like. And be sure to reserve a cabin, condominium, or house with Yosemite’s Scenic Wonders. Call us at 1-888-YOSEMITE (1-888-967-3648) to begin planning your memorable vacation. We offer convenient and affordable Yosemite lodging within the gates of the park.