1859 National Hotel in Jamestown, California - Sierra Foothills Gold and Wine Country

For Reservations call 800-894-3446

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Garfield, our well known patio Maitre'd.



National Hotel's Award Winning Restaurant & Gold Rush Saloon

" The cheesecake here rivals that served at Buscaglia's for the honor of best" - Bon Appetite Magazine

Scrupmtious seafood specials are a favorite! Executive Chef (left) Tom  Callahan Enjoy our acclaimed cusiine and excellent wines. Relax in the ambiance of our elegant dining room.

Dining in our acclaimed restaurant is a gourmet's delight.....

Prepare yourself for a pampering experience whether you desire:

Wonderful wines from our award-winning wine list to compliment your meal.
  • A romantic dinner for two
  • A light meal from our extensive appetizer or café menu
  • One of our sumptuous homemade desserts
  • A gourmet picnic lunch to go....
  • Sip an award-winning wineor signature cocktail
  • Champagne brunch on our vine covered patio
  • Coffee ground fresh daily in our antique coffee mill

Preview our menus: Dinner, Lunch, Dessert, Brunch, , Children
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Meet Our Chef & Try our favorite recipes

Owner, Stephen Willey, welcomes guests as they enjoy a wonderful dining experience at the National Hotel Restaurant
"National Hotel is home to one of the gold Country's most outstanding inns. The restaurant emphasis here is on freshness and originality, served amidst an abundance of relaxing and historical ambiance." - California Magazine

1859 Historic National Hotel ~ Reservations:(800) 894-3446
Proprietor Stephen Willey, Your Host since 1974
18183 Main Street • P.O. Box 502 • Jamestown, CA 95327
Phone: (209) 984-3446 • Fax:(209) 694-4864
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Member of Small Elegant Hotels
Member of the California Bed & Breakfast Association

Original Site Design by GG Gruel

Gourmet dining is a wonderful experience in our acclaimed restaurant, and historic bandb hotel in Jamestown, California, near Yosemite and Sonora. Sit down to fine dining in our highly acclaimed hotel restaurant. Enjoy gourmet dinners and elegant dining, romantic getaways and great specials in our gold country inn. Fine dining or acclaimed dining has been a hallmark of this gourmet restaurant, for a number of years. A sumptuous buffet breakfast is served daily to our bed and breakfast guests, and lunch and dinner is served daily. Brunch is served on Sundays. Gourmet dinner is based upon a mediterranean cuisine, or sometimes called continental cuisine, or continental menu. Recipes from our mediterranean menu, as well as a couple that have been adapted from other gourmet restaurants, can be found on our web site. the casual elegance of our historic diningroom, often provides the setting for a romantic experience or romantic rendezvous. We have an award winning wine list, that features wines from our very own foothill region. We enjoy providing for parties, weddings, wedding receptions, private receptions, meeting planners, seminars, business functions and special events of all types. We also provide off premises catering for all types of events. This AAA rated, bed and breakfast lodging facility is one of the finest in the Mother Lode. The Historic National Hotel is the perfect country inn for anyone looking for Historic Elegance in the Gold Country.