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Calico Cupboard Cafe & Bakery

901 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, WA 98221-4114
(360) 293-7315
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Ranked #4 of 81 Restaurants in Anacortes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Victoria, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

We were here for breakfast and the menu choices and food was superb. The bakery items looked delicious, but we didn't actually try them.

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Meridian, Idaho
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Anytime I am within a 100 miles of the Calico, I find away to make it for breakfast..year after year it stays delicious!

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Surprise, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed a large and hearty breakfast at this busy restaurant in Anacortes. The food was quite good, but the service was a little slow, and the meals a bit pricey. The bakery goods looked awesome, especially the pies, but we somehow resisted them.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I enjoyed a terrific bacon burger with blue cheese crumbles. I had beef in my head, but the smoked salmon quiche almost won. The staff aimed to please-down to ensuring I had the right kind of mustard. The desserts looked fabulous but we had no room. Next time well eat dessert first!

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Winnetka, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

You know how sometimes you just want good old-fashioned comfort food? No trying to figure out what weird combinations of ingredients will taste like, just regular unpretentious yummy food? This place has that! Our family of three ate here after arriving off the early ferry from Orcas Island last week. The place was packed, and there was a line, but... More

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Taylor, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I stopped in for breakfast before whale watching and wasn't disappointed. I had the breakfast sampler with a pancake, egg and bacon. At first I was a little leery of the pancake because I always thought I preferred a light, fluffy pancake but this pancake was different and one of the best I've ever had. Seating is very efficient as... More

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Orlando, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My daughter and I were returning from ferry excursion to/from an Orcas Island vacation and looking for a nice breakfast. We were attracted by the quaint exterior and summery look of the restaurant on the main thoroughfare. The interior was very appealing, clean and extremely busy. Menu was quite varied. I had the cinnamon roll French toast and it was... More

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seattle, wa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is our second visit. Best breakfasts we have ever had in any restaurant anywhere. Everyone had a different "hash" and all loved their meal. I remember I had the pancakes the first time and they were the best pancakes ever. Be prepared tho as this place is very popular and very busy. They sell amazing baked goods too. I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I've been coming here for at least the last 20 years, but I'm done. This was the worst experience. We had a party of 9 and none of the food was edible. My husband got a chicken Caesar that came out warm, the clam chowder was aweful. My veggie burger was mediocre at best. I realize it was a busy... More

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Seattle, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

What a treat to find a restaurant that really provides home cooking and great service. We stumbled upon this place in Anacortes when we were looking for a breakfast place. We were thrilled with the find. The Calico has a great atmosphere, the largest cinnamon rolls I've ever seen and our breakfast was amazing. I had the biscuits and gravy... More

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