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Bristol's Ranch House Cafe

961 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
+1 209-795-2091
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Cafe, Diner
961 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has been eating at Bristol’s Ranch House Cafe for years. It is our go to place for breakfast in Arnold. I have experienced the wait seen in other reviews, but relax it is worth it. They will keep the coffee flowing. I have...More

Thank D. Michael W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had heard the service here was slow, so we put off trying it and we are sorry. It may be slow if it's busy, but as locals, we go weekdays and haven't experienced any problems. The biscuits and gravy are excellent. Served in a...More

Thank anselandyosemite
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We enjoyed our bacon eggs although they were a little slow to arrive. The restaurant was very busy. We were in no hurry and had our coffee, so we had time to enjoy the interesting decor as well as observe the massive plates of chicken-fried...More

Thank u-roy
Reviewed 9 October 2017

There is not much going on in Arnold, it is a pass-through town on the way to the ski slopes of Bear Valley or the fishing/hiking the High Sierra. I had the pleasure of ordering steak and eggs at Bristol's and was so surprised at...More

Thank rjfish4011
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The food is quite good. Service is prompt and staff is friendly. The prices are very reasonable given the portions served.

Thank terraflash
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This restaurant is very quaint looking and easily accessible from the Hwy with ample parking. My husband, mother, and myself stopped there for breakfast. We waited several minutes to even be seated and about 30 minutes for someone to take our order. After another 30...More

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The owner/chef cooks to order just as you like it... best hash browns I've had lately... specials that will blow you away. Creative use of fresh peaches and whip cream... eggs Benedict- melt in your mouth. Good service- not necessarily a good choice if you're...More

Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

If you want local color and a hearty country breakfast, this is a great find. If you want quick service, urban or healthy options then this isn't the place for you! We went on a Monday and I got biscuits and gravy with two eggs...More

Thank Felicia M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The breakfasts are the best. A little pricy, but worth every penny. I believe her name is Patty and she has been cooking and pleasing people for years. Anyone can depend on a great breakfast with lots to choose from.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Had to wait for gentleman to come and seat us even after we made eye-contact with him. Long wait for service once seated.

Thank bettyhmudd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 961 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Arnold
  • Phone Number: +1 209-795-2091
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