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The Rongbranch Restaurant

2722 Washington St., Julian, CA
+1 760-765-2265
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“fudge” (5 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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2722 Washington St., Julian, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came off the freeway to have some great Julian apple pie. When you advertise the best pie on your sign you need to deliver. The beef dip was very good, pie not so much. Next time I'll look at Trip Advisor first!

Thank Murray2805
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a big fan, the food was just average and the service was poor. Maybe they were having a bad day, meanwhile, we will find another place next time we pass through Julian.

Thank oscarandrafikismom
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We went this time on a birthday present trip for two friends. Everybody had a good meal; chicken livers and potato skin appetizers, pot pies and steaks for dinner. The coke float desserts were old-school perfect, and we took home pounds of wonderful fudge. Don't...More

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed 29 November 2017

My New York Steak was very good but my wife’s pasta dish with vegetables was a little bit disappointing

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I never had a bad experience here. Everyone was very courteous and helpful. This your typical American restaurant with good old American food. Our last visit was on our way home from Palm Springs and we were tired and hungry so we decided to stop...More

Thank Chucknteojamul
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

After being shunned at another restaurant in town we found ourselves here at the Rongbranch restaurant. This is a fun place to duck into for breakfast or lunch. We were not here for dinner. They don’t serve alcohol but the food is fresh and served...More

Thank salesguytoo
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in Julian for a couple of days to celebrate our anniversary. After a busy day driving up to Palomar Mountain Observatory we had dinner at the Rongbranch. Neither of us were very hungry, so we decided to split the Philly...More

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 17 July 2017

in a nutshell food was disgusting - service terrible- owner is a disrespectful and unsanitary~ I love Julian but had the worst dining experience of my life at this place! The food was disgusting and the owner was a nightmare! My food bill was $67...More

2  Thank M W
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Stopped for an apple pie a la mode. They have a large menu if needed. Gift shop. The pie was nothing special and the place had an order to it. Prices were up there for a tourist town.

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This restaurant is a "three and a half". The atmosphere is great. Little gift shop, old fashion decor. The food was good, the service a bit slow. Good place for lunch or dinner.

1  Thank podrozniczka60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2722 Washington St., Julian, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-2265
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