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Mary's Home Plate Cafe

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2448 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA
7079425646
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7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Nice little casual diner.

Decent milkshake. Long line right down middle of restaurant made it difficult to maneuver.Very casual. Priced right. Friendly service.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
ek318
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Henderson, Nevada
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Oakland, California
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This little gem happened while in route back and forth when moving from the Bay Area to Lake County. Calistoga is a great trip for anyone seeking a get-away for the obvious reasons. We happened upon this spot when needing a break or bite to eat. Met with the friendly cook on occasions who happened to be opening, while setting... More 

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Thank Archeaglefly
Santa Clara, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here on long weekend Monday. Food was good and service was quick. Conveniently located on 128 to grab a quick bite and bet back on the road.

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Thank TheGulshan
Henderson, Nevada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Decent milkshake. Long line right down middle of restaurant made it difficult to maneuver.Very casual. Priced right. Friendly service.

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Thank ek318
Hurricane, West Virginia
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130 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Nice little place to stop for a quick bite to eat. Pretty good selection, fairly priced, friendly people, food was good

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Thank rockrock9
Clayton, California
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207 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

OK, so I read the other reviews. Yes, it looks like a fast food place. But I had a delicious chicken bacon wrap ($9) - lots of fried chicken, lots of bacon, plus lettuce, tomatoes and a ranch dressing to die for. My dad got fish and chips ($9) - just so-so, but what can you expect from a place... More 

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Thank Tamara T
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I am a huge fan of asking the locals where to eat..... however this time it back fired. Hy hubby got a cheese burger and was about the size of a coster from a bar and he said it tasted about the same. He went to get his one free sore refill(the only redeeming part) and saw the cook taking... More 

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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

Was in Calistoga with a friend from out of town who had never been. After wine tasting and visiting Old Faithful I suggested we eat here because I'd always wanted to try it. Huge mistake! 30 minutes after ordering my friend was told the didn't have anymore chicken for his chicken sandwich. He then ordered a tri tip sandwich. Our... More 

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Thank Lovejones69
Southwestern US
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47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Been meaning to try it for over a year - located in one of the places that you are always on the way to somewhere with a purpose so don't make the detour to go. We finally went and it was a 4/10 for us. Service was ok. The atmosphere is fast food-esque and that's ok. The food was small... More 

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Thank Pbinc
Calistoga, California
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

This place used to be epic when it was Matt's Hamburgers and even the original owners of Home Plate were good at cooking greasy spoon food. This place is still ok for milkshakes and occasionally you can get a decent burger and fries, but they have become pretty much a perveyor of lower quality food and cater to more of... More 

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Thank Chef_Zeke
Templeton, California
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99 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Needed an inexpensive place for lunch while visiting this area. From the outside, it looked like a nice sit-down restaurant. Once inside, saw it was like a fast-food place. Smelled greasy and if husband had not been very hungry, would have left. He had the hamburger and fries- while he said were good. Fries were kinda overdone. I had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2448 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Calistoga
  • Phone Number: 7079425646

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?