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1604 G St, Arcata, CA 95521-5649
707-822-0360
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9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast

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  • 25
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lucky to find it!

We picked the Wildfower more or less at random from our GPS. Glad we did! Amazingly varied menu of all vegetarian and Vegan dishes. We very much enjoyed the roasted garlic plate with Bri and toasted fresh bread etc. Also enjoyed the hippy atmosphere. We saw other diners' meals being delivered and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We picked the Wildfower more or less at random from our GPS. Glad we did! Amazingly varied menu of all vegetarian and Vegan dishes. We very much enjoyed the roasted garlic plate with Bri and toasted fresh bread etc. Also enjoyed the hippy atmosphere. We saw other diners' meals being delivered and all looked delicious! Great orghanic coffee too! Charming... More 

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Arcata, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is some of the best vegetarian food I have ever had. I appreciate the selection, as well. I am used to having to choose between one or two vegetarian items on a menu, so a menu in which all of the food is an option is a rare treat. I have not had anything bad here. Excellent place! Do... More 

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Portland Oregon
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146 reviews 146 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Staying in Arcata overnight and pulled in starving. Found this little place, didn't know anything about it but decided to give it a try. All vegetarian but that wasn't an issue for us. We both ordered the soup and salad. The soup was a lovely pumpkin bisque. So good, I wanted to lick the bowl but restrained myself. We both... More 

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Cotswolds
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Conveniently located near the north access back on to 101 this place is a gem The food is fresh and locally sourced, the staff were very knowledgable about vegan food and I had breakfast there on 2 occasions, both times I had variations of the tofu scramble, huge amount of tofu as opposed to the usual few chunks hiding away... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

We had to stop at Arcata for lunch break and quick check on net for vegan restaurants on net showed up this and we were glad we chose this place. It is a small place but well kept. The guys who runs the place were friendly. We were seated and attended immediately. I ordered dragon bowl and hubby ordered tempeh... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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222 reviews 222 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you're vegetarian and looking for a place to eat in Arcata, you'll have several options. But Wildflower is the classic w flashback 70s hippies atmosphere. Coming here feels a bit like coming home, with a number of great vegie food options. If you haven't visited yet... You really should.

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Palo Alto, California
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101 reviews 101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I would start by saying that I would have given this restaurant an Excellent rating, (my meal and my wife's were delicious), but my children did not care for their Vegetarian meals. They said that it was too spicy....and I took a taste and would have to agree that their food was probably a little too spicy for a child's... More 

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Newport Beach
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We had a late breakfast and loved it. My husband had biscuits and gravy, which were vegan, (but he said it tasted very much like real sausage gravy). I don't remember the name of my dish, but it was roasted potatoes covered in steamed vegetables; it may not sound like much, but it was beautiful to look at and absolutely... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Stopped here for a loaf of bread. Bought three. Each was even better than the previous one. A must if you are in the area. Expect a line but it moves quickly. Try the samples and you will also buy several loaves.

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Redlands, California
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189 reviews 189 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We came here on the recommendation from our hotel and we were happy we did! A nice dining experience in a little restaurant near Humboldt State University. Street parking only, which in a heavy downpour was a little daunting, but did not deter us. The service was great and pleasantly accommodating to our dietary restrictions, which was very appreciated. If... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1604 G St, Arcata, CA 95521-5649
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: 707-822-0360

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Bakeries, Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?