Restaurants and Wineries

Be sure to include these restaurants and dining experiences in the Yosemite Region on your vacation itinerary.

Children gather around a pie-making demonstration at Cover's Apple Ranch near Sonora, Calif. Photo courtesy of Tuolumne County

Apple Cider and Pies Fresh From Orchards on Yosemite's Western Border

Visit two different properties near Sonora that offer incredible local experiences, Cover's Apple Ranch and Indigeny Reserve.

Hilmar Cheese employee working with "The Big Cheese." Courtesy photo

Hilmar Cheese Co., a Cheesy Stop West of Yosemite

Tour the world’s largest cheese and whey factory. The Visitor Center offers free self-guided tours, guided tours, and free samples.

The Bachelor and 3 Graces in Yosesmite's Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias in Yosemite

Mariposa is the largest of the three groves with about 500 mature sequoias.

photo by Crystal Sagan

National Parks to Offer Healthier Food Choices

Healthy options are cropping up at national park eateries thanks to the Healthy and Sustainable Food Program.

The dining room in the Ahwahnee Hotel

The Ahwahnee Hotel Dining Room

Yosemite’s famous hotel offers food to match its world-class scenery.