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Denio Junction Restaurant and Bar

51550 Highway 140 North, Jct 140 & Sr 292, Denio, NV 89404
+1 775-941-0171
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (7 reviews)
“bloody mary” (2 reviews)
“outback” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
51550 Highway 140 North, Jct 140 & Sr 292, Denio, NV 89404
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is definitely gas here as of December 2, 2017. While exploring the backcountry of northwestern Nevada with two fellow adventuresses, we stopped here for gas -- but when we found out they had free WiFi, we hung out in the restaurant area for awhile...More

Thank 918SarahJane
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Traveling from NE Oregon and stopped because there was nothing for hours away. It was worth the stop! We had our dog who was welcomed at the picnic tables outside and given a huge bowl of water. I had the chicken fried steak and eggs...More

Thank ted z
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Fair price. Ample portions. I had the chicken fried steak and eggs. The portions were huge, the chicken fried steak was crispy on the outside. The gravy was homemade. Great value for the money. Definitely would stop here again

Thank Hawk56
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were hungry and would have eaten anywhere. I am so glad that we stopped. The staff was incredibly polite and so friendly. The food was very good, but the burger was perfect. I don't remember ever enjoying a burger as much. If I ever...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We were camping south of Onion Reservior and ran low on ice, so decided on a road trip to Denio. Ice, burger and a brew filled the bill. Reasonable prices, good food and great service!!

Thank catmechak
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Denio Junction is indeed an oasis in the northern outback of Nevada. Travelers will be well served to look beyond the dusty exterior and enjoy the warm refuge of a spot with real character. Stopping for lunch after a long haul across Oregon and Nevada's...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The food was OK, but the place was dirty. Flies everywhere. We didn't get sick because I think they took the time to keep their food at the proper temperatures (glass of milk was icy cold), but we really considered leaving before the food came....More

Thank CoryW163
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I loved the crowd in this bar. Witty conversations and curious looks, as they rolled with our dusty appearances and questions. Sadly, their gas pump no longer works, so be prepared! The clean bathroom and inexpensive wine were much appreciated.

Thank Kimberley42
Reviewed 25 August 2016

They have the best burgers in town because there is nothing in town. The actual town of Denio is about 2 miles north of the junction. The only thing they have for sale in the town are stamps at the small post office. The nearest...More

Thank henryonatrip
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We were traveling from Elko, Nevada to the Port of Brookings in Oregon. Denio was a must-stop for bathrooms and food on the long and lonely road. The lodge has a great restaurant which features a full bar and several televisions. The food is wonderful...More

Thank Griffeth B
Nearby Restaurants
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16 reviews
47.03 km away
Fields Station Cafe
32 reviews
47.07 km away
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9 August 2016|
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Response from Griffeth B | Reviewed this property |
Hello, carolynjarrett! The restaurant itself is considered nonsmoking. There is an outside patio of sorts. It used to be a fill in station-long ago- and the drive through area in front now has a table or two and some... More
21 July 2016|
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Response from Debbie E | Reviewed this property |
There was NO fuel available when we were there May 25, 2016. There is fuel at Fields, Oregon for sure!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51550 Highway 140 North, Jct 140 & Sr 292, Denio, NV 89404
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Denio
  • Phone Number: +1 775-941-0171
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This cafe is the only restaurant within 100 miles in any direction here in the high desert "Outback" of northern Nevada. Serves full breakfast, lunch and dinner to hungry locals and visitors. Located at major junction of two main highways. Has bar and souvenir shop adjacent. Next to motel. The food was hearty and plentiful. The 1/3 lb. "Denio Burger" is a local legend. Please enlist this property on TripAdvisor and I will write a review about it. Thank you. MonkeyOnTheWing...
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