Some say it's their favorite bar on earth!
Our classic all-wood tavern, a local gathering place for over 100 years, is a focal point of the property and serves as a hub of lodge activity. The Tavern combines a rich sense of history, friendly people, great drinks, and a relaxed atmosphere. It is sure to be a place you’ll long remember.
Good FoodDelicious cuisine in a relaxed mountain atmosphere
The tavern is open for lunch and dinner and provides a relaxed setting to enjoy great food and libations. The tavern extends into our covered dining patio. A beautiful open-air space with views of the plaza and the woods, where you are welcome to dine as well. We serve the same menu in our restaurant and tavern, so no matter where you choose to dine, you’ll enjoy or classic mountain cuisine.
Many restaurant guests choose to end their meal in the tavern with dessert and a glass of port, cognac or other after-dinner drink.
Tasty drinksChoose from a wide selection of beer, wine and spirits
We offer 10 beers on tap and our friendly, knowledgeable bartenders can mix up your favorite cocktail or one of our specialty drink menu. They can also help you choose from our excellent selection of whiskey, scotch, and tequila. Children can choose from our yummy mocktails, as those under 21 are welcome to hang out in the tavern until we stop serving food for the evening.
We take pride in serving great wine, and our wine list receives rave reviews. It focuses on affordable, yet superb wines from California, as well as select choices from other areas of the world.
Great timesThe perfect end to a day exploring Yosemite!
On many weekends, we feature live music from a variety of local artists. Yosemite area locals join us on these festive nights, so you’re sure to meet rangers, climbers and others who call Yosemite home.
On any given night you can play pool with new and old friends. Or join us to cheer on your favorite team on our big-screen televisions. Better yet, cozy up to the roaring fireplace with one of our favorite specialty cocktails as you soak up the history and ambiance.