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About 1862 David Walley's Restaurant and Saloon

Nestled in the Sierra Mountain Valley, with a 360 degree view of the majestic Sierra Mountain range, 1862 David Walley’s Hot Springs Resort, Spa, Restaurant & Saloon is just minutes from world-class Skiing. At our newly remodeled 1862 Restaurant & Saloon you can enjoy a casual fine dining adventure while you entertain your palette with gourmet wild game or fresh seafood. Recently honored with the "Award of Excellence" by Wine Spectator Magazine, you will find the finest selection of wines in our region. Your hunger will be demolished with ample portions for every meal of the day. After dining, enjoy a cocktail and live music in this historic landmark and create a legacy of your own.

2001 Foothill Road
Genoa, NV 89411
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steak, Wild Game

Hours of Operation:
Harriet's Cafe

Breakfast and Lunch: 7:30 am - 2:30 pm Mon. - Wed.
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Thurs. - Sun.


1862 David Walley's Restaurant and Saloon

Dinner: Daily: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm, Sunset Special 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Happy Hour Daily: 4:30 - 6pm

Cross Street:
395 & 206

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(775) 782-6602

Website:
http://www.1862davidwalleysresort.com/

Entertainment:
Friday & Saturday Live Music!

Parking Details:
Ample parking

Executive Chef:
Richard LaCount

Private Party Facilities:
1862 David Walley’s Hot Springs Resort & Spa provides the perfect venue for your wedding. We are open year-round, providing the highest quality customer service for each event. We lead our industry with innovative event services, demanding our staff and all our vendors abide by the highest principles of ethics and professionalism. We do all this to support you in creating the wedding / Special event of your dreams. Over the last 150 years, 1862 David Walley's Hot Springs Resort and Spa has hosted thousands of weddings and events for people from all walks of life. In doing so, we personalized each event. You'll find options to customize any facet of your event. Whether it is incorporating family traditions, or selecting the perfect wine. Whatever your preference, we are happy to personalize any aspect of your special day.

Private Party Contact:
Marie Stokes: (775) 309-4561

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

1862 David Walley's Restaurant and Saloon Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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4.4

service

4.1

ambience

4.5

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4.0

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88% would recommend it to a friend

Romantic (17)
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Quiet Conversation (13)
Cozy (12)
Good for Anniversaries (11)
Special Occasion (10)
Worth the Drive (9)
Creative Cuisine (9)
Neighborhood Gem (8)
Authentic (5)
Good for Groups (5)
Great for Outdoor Dining (5)
Seasonal (4)
Bar Seating (3)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Casual (3)
Kid-friendly (3)
Fit for Foodies (3)
Fun (3)
Local Ingredients (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Business Meals (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Great for Brunch (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Waterfront (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Hot Spot (1)
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Paleo Friendly (1)
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Sunday Lunch (1)
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·Dined 4 days ago

Always worth the drive! Combine this with a trip to the soaking tubs and it's an amazing getaway.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Waterfront, Handcrafted Cocktails, Scenic View, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Romantic
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·Dined on January 11, 2018

Best prime rib I have ever tasted. Have had better salmon. Great service.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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·Dined on January 9, 2018

It has been a few years since our last visit and so we were excited to dine here again. We were not disappointed. Our server Leslie was very attentive and had an excellent suggestion for wine to accompany our dinner selection. We decided not to have an appetizer because we tend to fill up by the time our main dish arrives. That was a good choice as the portion sizes are generous. We both ordered the blue cheese crusted sirloin with garlic mashed potatoes. So delicious! The lemon tart with a burnt sugar topping was amazing! Needless to say, we can't wait to return!

Tags: Disabled Access, Quiet Conversation, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Bar Seating
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·Dined on January 8, 2018

We had a pre fix 3-course menu with our Groupon, which was great and also unfortunate. Only because we couldn't try an entree or two on the regular menu that we'd really wanted to... However, the pre fix menu was definitely great!! Can't wait to go back and try other items on their menu.

Tags: Cozy, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on January 7, 2018

Bad service/ poor attituds from staff/ no people skills/ food was just OK on one meal/ very poor on the other/ over priced /not worth another attempt/ its to bad that people who buy these propertys cant get it running in a positive flow. What a waist - never coming back. lower your pricing/ find better staff members to work it/ pay them better/ maybe you'll find some decent people .Get a better chef/ find a way better hostise and waiter staff as well/ lousie people skills in all positions / went there for my 62 birthday. I could have had a better exsperiance at Taco bell /after spending 100 buck and left very disappointed .And we didn't even have any drinks or deserts

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·Dined on January 6, 2018

Our waiter, Luke, was just fabulous. He was very attentive and provided such great service, we definitely will be back! The food was really very good and we appreciate having this beautiful restaurant in our hometown.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Great for Outdoor Dining, Scenic View, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on January 3, 2018

1 ISSUE-WE HAD A 5:30 AND ITS STILL COLD IN THE RESTAURANT - I WOULD SUGGEST TURNING ON THE HEAT SOONER. OURSELFS AND OTHERS HAD TO MOVE AWAY FROM THE WINDOW SEATING BECAUSE IT WAS COLD AND THE BOOTH AREA WAS COLD AS WELL. IT WARMED UP AFTER ABOUT 20 - 30 MINUETS WE WERE ABLE TO REMOVE OUR JACKETS. WE ARE LOCALS AND MEMEBERS AND WE WERE CELEBRATING MY MOTHERS BIRTHDAY SHE LOVES YOUR RESTURANT. THE STAFF WAS GREAT AND UNDERSTANDING. FOOD AS ALWAYS IS GREAT.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on December 30, 2017

Dip first- exceptional venue with friendly, happy customers! Very special place!
Dine second- pampered by 3 courses of deliciousness, great views, and cozy seating!

Tags: Authentic, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Great location and Good food but very slow waiter who kept forgetting things. 😒

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Special Occasion, Scenic View, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Cozy
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·Dined on December 26, 2017

Our family of five had a wonderful Christmas dinner. We each ordered something different and we all fully enjoyed our meal. The service was excellent. The only thing was the noise level in the dining room was too loud.

Tags: Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on December 21, 2017

It was a little expensive for the food quality and service. Water was never refilled. The prime rib was a little overcooked and tough. We brought our own wine, they did change our glasses between bottles. $15 corkage fee per bottle.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on December 19, 2017

Best deal is through Groupon. We had an amazing experience!! The food was delicious and the service was fantastic. Beautiful surroundings and the mineral springs very relaxing!!

Tags: Romantic, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Afternoon Tea, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Seasonal
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on December 13, 2017

We both ordered from the prix fix menu. It was a huge amount of delicious food for a beyond reasonable price. We were staying at the resort so couldn’t have been better. Would definitely go back on both accounts.

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·Dined on December 13, 2017

Just loved the whole spa dinner experience, perfect! The only thing I would add, is having something open like bar or snacks, between 3:30 and 4:30. We ended up driving to town to wait for dinner, which was wonderful!! Can’t wait to come back!

Tags: Business Meals, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Happy Hour, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation
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 (Guadalajara)·Dined on December 9, 2017

the food was excellent -- the table by the window not the best on a cold night and crowded for four. Service was attentive .

Tags: Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on December 4, 2017

an absolute must of a restaurant. we had a group of 4 that went for the dip and dine,,,great time by us all...Thanks David Walley"s

Tags: Fun, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on November 25, 2017

The service was great. The filet was amazing. The bison short rib was delicious but the noodles were not cooked. It was sent back and quickly corrected but the sauce was over reduced and inedible the second time.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Pre/post Theatre, Vibrant Bar Scene, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Romantic, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch, Good for a Date, Live Music
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

We were there thanks to our kids they bought this for us "DIP and DINE". We will be back !!

Tags: Authentic, Scenic View, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 13, 2017

Appetizer from the bar set off our stomachs but we managed to get through a not so impressive dinner....soup was good pasta was ok desert tasted old the wine was the best part of dinner. The staff overall was putting off a bad vibe. I will not eat here again

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·Dined on November 7, 2017

Love the restaurant decorations, fireplace is super cozy, food is great for the prices, good for romantic date, great service, I’m very happy, would love to go back.

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 (Tahoe)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Recommended by Friends and lived up to their comments. Surpassed my expectations for a real great evening. Server, Luke, was a addition to our evening. Great food and service. Ambiance was what was expected.. Thank's for being there..

Tags: Scenic View, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 24, 2017

We ate here because we were staying at David Walley’s Hot Springs and out of convenience recommended our 6 friends join us. Even though it wasn’t crowded, the hostess seemed challenged by the additional 2 people we wanted to add to our reservation. That took about 20 minutes to adjust our 6 PM reservation. The service was good, but our steak was oily. Veggies were over cooked and salty. Overall it was okay - but not memorable. Automatically added tip on top of corkage fee, so pay attention....
We suggest eating at their pub. Good food and fair prices.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Scenic View
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·Dined on October 2, 2017

Our meal was absolutely wonderful. We especially loved the seasonal soup and desserts that our waitress recommended for us to order!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Sunday Lunch, Authentic, Seasonal
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Wally's has consistently good food, the staff is wonderful and the environment
pleasing and relaxing. Love it!

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on September 25, 2017

I've eaten at Walley's only a couple of times but each time it was excellent. Yummy food and
good atmosphere . Whether you are sitting on the patio or inside the restaurant or bar it's great.

After driving from Los Angeles to Gardnerville, NV, it's the perfect place for beverages and delicious food. Would highly recommend.

Tags: Paleo Friendly, Great for Outdoor Dining, Local Ingredients, Scenic View, Quick Bite
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 25, 2017

The prix fixe options for the Groupon coupon were limited. The soup and salad were good but not remakable. We both had a pasta main course: the pasta was home made and very good; the Pasta Primavera was bland and the other (the special of the day) was thick and greasy. Neither lived up to our expectations. The bread pudding was dry and tasteless. I have heard that the food is very good at this restaurant but the offering for the Groupon deal was second rate. I'd go back to give the restaurant a second chance, though. The service was very good and the ambiance was warm, rustic and romantic. I hope their regular menu is better than the prix fixe. We'll see.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Special Occasion, Scenic View
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·Dined on September 24, 2017

We always have a great time there but this time our server seem to be more concerned about the employees having their dinner across from us then our dinner. He really never check back with us once we had our dinner yet he was a cross with the other people talking with them. But overall it was a great time

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu
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·Dined on September 18, 2017

Service was great! Sean took very good care of us.
Salad had too much dressing. Steaks were a little overcooked but still very good. Cannoli's filling was very runny and not what we were expecting.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Our reservation was for 5:45 pm. There was roof construction going on (one would think quitting time no later than 5pm on a Friday).

It was very loud with pounding on the roof until around 6:15-30. The roof workers were ignoring restaurant staff requests to stop and go home!

Once they quit it was peaceful and very nice! Ambience very nice, servers and other staff very friendly, attentive and knowledgeable with meal selections.

Several entrees caught my attention, then we both decided on the short ribs which were exceptional! I Had the "special" dessert which was a mango cobbler; good flavor but mangos were a little hard. Hubby had the tiramisu and said it was very good.

A little pricey but all in all a very good service and meal. It would be nice if they had more wine by the glass selections, instead of just their house wine because bottle selections
were fairly high.

This is our second time here when visiting Lake Tahoe in the Fall each year, will come again next year! Worth the drive over the mountain!

Tags: Happy Hour, Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on September 5, 2017

I had the salmon which was delicious.....my husband had the Moroccan Lamb Rack which he would not recommend.

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 (Tahoe)·Dined on August 31, 2017

We went for our 47th anniversary. Knew we would have a delicious meal in a beautiful setting with attentive service. We always enjoy ourselves there. Since we got there early we spent a little time in the bar. Busy, friendly and they serve a saloon menu in there.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Great for Outdoor Dining, Late-night Find, Seasonal, People Watching, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating, Good Vegetarian Options, Romantic, Scenic View, Vibrant Bar Scene
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·Dined on August 22, 2017

Excellent food and location ! Peaceful and great scenic drive. Hot springs are a great bonus !

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 11, 2017

Dining experience was good but food (prime rib & mashed potatoes) were extremely over salted and food was just luke warm when it got to the table. Not the best meal but was adequate. Nice atmosphere.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on August 3, 2017

Soup was a bit salty for us and seemed to be a pasta sauce without the pasta. Large portion of Mac and Cheese for kids. The prime rib special was great. Bison ribs were too salty for us and pasta was a bit undercooked.

The Prix Mixe is a great deal with 3 courses.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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·Dined on August 3, 2017

Everything was great! Service was nice and friendly, my only complaint is that the vegetables were pretty undercooked. Other than that the food was amazing!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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·Dined on July 22, 2017

Had a very nice meal. Beautiful place. Enjoyed the hot tubs also. All the staff were extremely helpful and pleasant.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Tahoe)·Dined on July 15, 2017

Nice view of the Sierra Mountains, good sevice and food. Off the beaten path. I highly recommend.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Great for Brunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 1, 2017

Unexpectedly great dinner with very friendly staff.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on June 23, 2017

Lovely ambiance. The bartender was great. When the kitchen made the wrong appetizer he noticed it and took care of it immediately and thengave me a drink on the house for their mistake. I didn't even have to ask! The only thing I disliked was the dessert; chocolate peanut butter bread pudding. It had no chocolate that I could taste. The halibut was excellent as well.

Tags: Bar Seating, Quick Bite, Handcrafted Cocktails, Live Music, Worth the Drive
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 (San Diego)·Dined on June 21, 2017

The Mr had the Prix fixe menu, great value & a ton of food for the price. I had a wedge salad that was a regular wedge salad I could have gotten anywhere. My main dish was bison short ribs with pasta, super yummy, tender & flavorful. Great view of the mountains & Carson Valley.

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