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Cafe Maddalena

5801 Sacramento Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-2321
+1 530-235-2725
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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5801 Sacramento Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-2321
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very relaxed, with very competent waitresses and bus people. We arrived 14 minutes too early butt they accommodated us anyway and we were seated.. Our reservation (which is a must have) was for 6:45 on Saturday. It was about half full at that time but...More

Thank 1Snowsnake
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sweet quiet place with the most amazing tastes from the soft homemade bread to the flourless chocolate cake with mint ice cream. We visited the restaurant based on a friend's suggestion and we were not disappointed. The service was excellent. We will definitely visit the...More

1  Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Dunsmuir on our way up to Bend, Oregon and were fortunate enough to dine at this exquisite restaurant. The wine was great, the bread was great, the salad was great and all of the entrées were excellent.

1  Thank CoachXC
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Dunsmuir is a small town near Mt Shasta. This is a SF bay quality restaurant. For a couple, plan to split a salad, appetizer or two and entree or you will go crazy trying to decide.We tried to split the ambrosial Pistachio/meyer lemon Dacquoise (stack...More

Thank Karenl L
Reviewed 17 April 2017

One of our favorites in northern California. We have been coming here for several years are it has always been great. On our last visit there were four of us, two having the halibut and the other two had the rack of lamb and it...More

Thank CPIIIShasta
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Amazing food at modest price. My wife and I had several of the offerings and each one was fabulous. If you happen to be in this beautiful part of Northern CA this cafe is well worth the viist.

2  Thank pinkpanther23
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We have heard about this little place for years but every time we were going to be in the area it was booked solid! We planned ahead this time and made reservations! Well worth the effort! Completely plain building on the outside but the food...More

1  Thank sleeper188
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We went for a couples dinner for two. Our table was squeezed between two larger tables, and waitresses stood in the gap between tables on both sides with their buns two feet from our faces many times. The menu was quite limited, but we knew...More

Thank StevenD2000
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A long-time local took us to Cafe Maddalena for dinner to celebrate an occasion. Had he not known about this place I would never have found it! The place is very, very small and is only open a few days during the week. Be sure...More

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This small quaint restaurant in lovely little Dunsmuir is a true gem. The menu and food are really exceptional with a reasonably broad wine list. The service is likewise excellent. I would make this restaurant a destination.

Thank Philip P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5801 Sacramento Ave, Dunsmuir, CA 96025-2321
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Dunsmuir
  • Phone Number: +1 530-235-2725
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