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Old Well Motel and Grill

15947 Hwy 49, Drytown, CA 95699
+1 209-245-6467
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good9%
  • Average64%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
29 Sep 2017
“Great apricot pie”
2 Jan 2017
“Local favorite”
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American, Diner
15947 Hwy 49, Drytown, CA 95699
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

I didn't eat a full meal but just stopped by for a homemade desert and ice cream. Quick service and great pie options

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Good decent food. Ed has been cooking breakfast, lunch, and dinner there for almost his entire life. I think his parents owned it before him. Homestyle food - good size portions - fair prices - friendly. Looks like a small 50's diner. I like this...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank PlymouthHotel
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I didn't want to cook, so stopped for dinner on my way home. Fish & chips was on special for $6.95 so I went for it. Wow! Best I've had in years. Batter was light & flaky. Fish was cooked to perfection & the fries...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Don D
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

From the 1970s this place was the place where locals could get a home cooked meal and a piece of pie. Not today! It's dirty. I went there a few month ago with a lady friend. Coffee cups turned upside down ready for new customers...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank innkeepersandra
Reviewed June 30, 2016

If you are hungry and want plenty of good food to satisfy this is the place. Great service, good food and a local atmosphere. Sit back relax and enjoy.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank 2divots
Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Been driving by this place for years, it looks so inviting from the road. Don't be fooled. The lady was very rude! The food tasted old, not fresh and greasy. The food might have been tolerable, but the rudness was uncalled for. Even could have...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Joe F
Reviewed August 19, 2015

We ate breakfast here recently, with friends. The waitress was very friendly, and it seems like they have a god contingent of locals, eating here. The food was good, but the restaurant was a little dirty. I didn't mind, but my wife was a little...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank 529martys
Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast. It's right on the road so convenient. The gentleman serving us was very personable anf friendly, giving us some interesting history about Drytown. Also, outside our window were several birdhouses with babies. So fun to watch them! Service was good...More

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank Jacoandre
Reviewed January 24, 2014

Friendly and definitely unique spot (30 goldfinch at a feeder at our window) that is truly great for coffee and pie, OK for sandwiches. Adjacent antique stores worth a gander.

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank Occi0
Reviewed January 23, 2013

Don't miss Mary Lou's pies. This is a quaint place in a quaint town. The fare is basic American but, THOSE PIES!! A local clientele who are very welcoming to visitors.

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank jacksondlz
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Restaurant Details

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American, Diner
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  • Address: 15947 Hwy 49, Drytown, CA 95699
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Amador County  >  Drytown
  • Phone Number: +1 209-245-6467
Great burgers and other all American favorites, made on the spot.
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