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MJ's Downtown Cafe & Bakery

655 1st St, Brentwood, CA 94513
(925) 684-7242
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Ranked #1 of 107 Restaurants in Brentwood
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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English first
Brentwood, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Love the Cobb Salad....so many ingredients! Voted Best Breakfast .... just one visit and you will be hooked! Fresh bakery on site!

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Brentwood, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

MJ's is the best place in Brentwood to meet with friends and family for brunch or lunch. The atmosphere is wonderful without being loud. Their portions are generous and always fresh. I go there often. This visit I went with my mother. Both our meals were good. my only suggestion is that they should have more selection for coffee, at... More 

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Brentwood, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

So glad I found this place. Home made everything. Price is a little more than the corner diner but worth it. The only negative I have is the service is a little slow, but they are so nice you don't mind. Bonus is the bakery counter to take home some extra goodies.

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Brentwood, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good food, good service, large portions, good price. We've been there often and will go back. The baked goods are fantastic.

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Pleasant Hill, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Excellent quality. MJ's has working owners and you can tell they care about their customers a lot. I've eaten there many times over the years. On site baking. Cinnamon rolls are huge (take some home for tomorrow!). The California benedict, blueberry or fuji pancakes,french toast, Greek and Florentine omelettes, veggie scramble and oatmeal are among my favorites. It's ALL GOOD!... More 

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California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had breakfast at this marvelous restaurant this past Saturday and everything was exceptional, including the two owners. We had omelets, chicken fried steaks, pancakes, toast, potatoes, coffee, etc. Fantastic and the service was exceptional for a Saturday morning. You won't be disappointed buy anything at this restaurant.

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Brentwood, California
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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The California benedict is awesome. All the waffles and pancakes couldn't be made any better. Plenty of food and a great price. Overall quality is very good. If going on a weekend be prepared to wait for a table. Waiters do their best but lots of people know about this place.

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Brentwood, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

It's the bomb and keeps me coming back for more...a lot of food...homemade taste..good service. What's not to like... Ok often crowded and then can be a little loud but worth the trip. Outside seating is available

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Gets crowded on weekend so get there early! Huevos Rancheros is delicious but be sure to add chorizo to your order. You can also order a burger for breakfast!

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Brentwood, California
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

super nice staff great home town cooking super fantastic pastries great prices great location cooking just like grandma used to make...

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Additional Information about MJ's Downtown Cafe & Bakery

Address: 655 1st St, Brentwood, CA 94513
Phone Number: (925) 684-7242
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Brentwood
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cuisine: American

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