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Valley Kitchen

1 Old Ranch Rd, Camel Valley Ranch, Carmel Valley, CA 93923-8551
+1 831-625-2599
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
07:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 Old Ranch Rd, Camel Valley Ranch, Carmel Valley, CA 93923-8551
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is very impressive when it comes to view and food. There were many families in restaurant . Many people seemed to be satisfied with this place like us.

Thank gina1004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Valley Kitchen serves terrific food in a casual, yet upscale atmosphere. You can show up in jeans and tennies or get more dressed up and feel comfortable either way. The warm focaccia bread with herbed butter was a nice start. My husband & I...More

Thank MEvans1945
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Came in with friends that we haven’t seen in awhile. We were first timers eating here. It completely exceeded our expectations. Drinks were wonderful, dinner was even better. Jessica , our server was fantastic. Due to my gluten allergy, she went through the menu in...More

Thank svivas7
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The ambience, service and food were spot on! My wife and I had a couple special requests due to dietary/preferences, and Chef Greg Karjala delivered an amazing meal. Brussels spouts with walnuts and apples w/ balsamic glaze were sublime. We could’ve get enough!!! Familiar but...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Our dining experience was most memorable -- from being greeted at the front door to sweet good-bye's -- our party of 6, celebrating a "double retirement" (my wife and I), was most appreciative and impressed by the the attention, service and personality of Andrea! Her...More

Thank WesternFlyer10
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We ate here last month with friends. I began with the crab cakes and loved them. So yummy. For my Main I had the Chicken Breast -- melted in my mouth. Chef Greg came out to see how we were enjoying our meal........very kind of...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 18 January 2018

For our family vacation, we spent 3 nights at Carmel Valley Ranch. We decided to do an adults' lunch for just the two of us while the kids were scheduled to play at the kids' activities at the hotel. I went in with an open...More

Thank Misty S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Carmel Valley Lodge and went to the restaurant for dinner. It was very busy so we opted for eating at the bar. Service was prompt and we ordered drinks and then dinner. While we waited for dinner to arrive we noted...More

Thank jgregb
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I treated my mom and her fiancé to a dinner to the Valley Kitchen when they were visiting from Arizona. They certainly didn’t disappoint! My husband and I had the ribeye and my mother and her fiancé had the filet. Both were cooked perfectly! We...More

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

For dinner, we recommend the rib eye. If they have the Lamb for the butcher block, then go for it. The duck was really good. All the above are in generous portions. Wait staff are knowledgeable and friendly. Try the chicken wings and drumsticks as...More

Thank Dan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Old Ranch Rd, Camel Valley Ranch, Carmel Valley, CA 93923-8551
    (Carmel Valley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carmel Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-2599
  • E-mail
Executive Chef Tim Wood's culinary exploits-many involving fruits and vegetables from The Ranch's Organic Garden-are on full display for breakfast, lunch and dinner in our Lodge Restaurant. Indoor, outdoor and lounge seating are all available.
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