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Little River Inn Dining Room

7901 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
+1 707-937-5942
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7901 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
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Reviewed June 14, 2016

Spent Memorial Day Weekend at the Inn and had a delicious Brunch in the lovely dining room overlooking the gardens. It was a lovely sunny morning and the meal was just delicious. I had a traditional eggs and bacon breakfast while my boyfriend had crab...More

Thank OneDutchTulip
Reviewed June 14, 2016

I had one dinner at the Inn and a breakfast. Our emails were delicious and reasonably priced. The service was excellent. The wine selection is extensive. There are some excellent beers on tap.

Thank baltoro
Reviewed June 7, 2016

The food and the views are amazing! We were there at sunset and although foggy had some nice color in the sky! The fish was super fresh, a great selection, spices are used to create some great flavors! The owners are so nice, and we...More

Thank daledubowy
Reviewed June 3, 2016

The food we had was excellent, but pricies were a little high. We wanted something no on menu and waitress was able to comply

Thank Millie F
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Hmmm - We came here for breakfast - fun, beautiful old former home. The larger dining area is lovely - beautiful gardens to be seen thru large CLEAN windows. (How many times have we dined someplace w/a wonderful view, only to have dirty windows.) It...More

Thank LoveGetAways70
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

20 years ago this place was the bomb. Now, not so much. This place needs some much needed love and attention. The menus is tired and the decor hasn't been updated since the Reagan administration.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here twice and dinner once. Beautiful dining room with huge fresh flower arrangement, choice of ocean or garden views. Food is fantastic. Staff is efficient and friendly. No complaints.

Thank 247pamscott
Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

While the food is consistently good, the menu is pretty static so if you visit often, can get a bit tedious. The slow smoked chicken is very good and the accompanying asparagus were excellent. The sole was also very good. My favorite continues to be...More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here. Very nice. The manager of the grounds must be fastidious. It is so well cared for as we all know how difficult it is to keep up old wooden structures. The picture windows in main dining room are wonderful and the...More

Thank acooley123
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here and it was lovely. It's a nice small dining room that has a large window that over looks a garden which was nice. Friendly service, typical pricing for a place like it is, and delicious food. Definitely try the Swedish pancakes, Yummm!...More

Thank Chase C
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Response from Ray B | Reviewed this property |
Billionaires Bacon Recipe, "Ingredients: 1 lb. bacon 1 1⁄2 cups light brown sugar" Enjoy!
April 9, 2017|
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Response from L A | Reviewed this property |
Just call them and make the reservation.
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April 2, 2016|
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Response from hollisJ_dr | Reviewed this property |
Dog have a special "waiting area" near front entrance where they can stay leashed while owners dine. Water bowls & treats provided. Very nice! We were not staying there & had our dog wait out front where we could see him... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7901 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
    (Little River Airport Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: +1 707-937-5942
  • E-mail
Family hospitality meets fine cuisine at this landmark coastal resort. Looking out upon magnificent ocean and garden views, the Little River Inn Restaurant is well known for its comfortable atmosphere and enticing fresh local fare. Executive Chef Marc Dym creates dishes that are at once familiar and modern, while the friendliest staff on the coast makes you feel like part of the family.
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