The rapids by the Coloma-Lotus Valley may roar and rumble, but your stomach never has to! Whether you’re here white water rafting on the South Fork of the American River, exploring Gold Rush history, or simply passing through, we know the best spots to grab a bite. The following Coloma, CA, restaurants have just what you and your taste buds have been craving! Look through our recommendations below, but don’t forget to grab your free Vacation Guide to El Dorado County to see even more of our favorites. You’ll never have to go searching for information on restaurants, activities, and events again because we did all the work for you!
The Best Coloma, CA, Restaurants to Fuel Your Adventures
The Argonaut Farm to Fork Cafe
There are so many incredible restaurants in our area, but The Argonaut Farm to Fork Cafe in Coloma, CA, is easily one of our favorites. You won’t have trouble finding several other people that agree! The talented chefs at the cafe get fresh ingredients from their partners at Bee Love Farms, creating a dream team of cuisine. And, in keeping with Coloma’s deep roots in the California Gold Rush, the Argonaut Farm to Fork Cafe is in a historic building, adding a little extra charm to your dining experience. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, and seasonal dinners!
When hunger strikes in the valley, the Coloma Club is the place to be. Their food is delicious, and there’s plenty of it! Known for serving up generous portions, you wouldn’t be able to tell from their great prices. Hearty meals are their specialty, including specialty burgers, steak, and pork chops, but they have plenty of lighter options as well, so you don’t fill up too much before hitting the rapids! They’ve got a full indoor and outdoor bar area, pool tables, and live music during the summer.
Sierra Rizing Bakery & Coffeehouse
Are you in a hurry to fill your day with Gold Country adventures? Grab a delicious meal on the go from Sierra Rizing Bakery! All you need is a cup of their delicious coffee and a wholesome sandwich with fresh breads, and you’ll be ready to take on the day. They have paninis, soups, chili, and more. If you’re in the mood for something a little sweeter, they’ve got you covered with freshly baked pies, cinnamon buns, and cookies.
Did you bring your furry, four-legged friend along with you? Their outdoor area is perfect for you both to enjoy some time in the sun together! (Always feel free to bring your loyal pal along with you to Eden Vale Inn as well. We have fantastic dog-friendly rooms and 10-acres of beautiful landscape to explore together!)
Enjoy a Relaxing Getaway Nearby at Eden Vale Inn!
If you’re considering a trip to the Coloma-Lotus Valley, we invite you to stay nearby at our luxurious boutique inn! Eden Vale Inn, nestled in the historic Gold Rush town of Placerville, offers a peaceful retreat just minutes away from all of the best things to do in El Dorado County. As our guest, you can enjoy exclusive packages to help you save money and plan for white water rafting adventures, V. I. P. wine tours, golf getaways, and more!
Come for the adventures, stay for the luxury. Choose from our elegantly designed rooms and experience the true meaning of relaxation. Our Madrone room is one of seven options, featuring warm decor, a king bed, and a private patio with a deep soaking tub and views of the pond. You’ll even wake up to a delicious breakfast each morning!
Reserve your favorite room today and make your dream getaway a reality at Eden Vale Inn!