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All 90 El Centro Restaurants

junior's cafe

1791 Adams Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-1905
760-353-9556
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Ranked #2 of 90 Restaurants in El Centro
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Murrieta, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Don't let the outside of this eatery fool you, it is a real gem. Carlos the owner makes all of the food fresh, no pre made foodservice type food here. The fries are freshly cut and fried to a delicious crisp. The roast beef was delicious, rare in the middle on really nice white bread. It's a very busy place... More

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El Centro, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food is homemade, service is fast and efficient, and the prices can't be beat for the amount of food you get. Catering goes by a different menu, and he has so many choices at reasonable prices. They always do their best to serve the customer.

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El Centro, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Junior's is only open for breakfast and lunch, and it's quite noisy and busy....but if you want wonderful home-cooked food...this is the place! Junior also caters. Their cheesy potatoes are to die for! Love this restaurant!

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Haskell, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

can't beat the value for the quality of the food. Fast, hot service, waitress knew the repeat customer drink order and had it out to the table in seconds. Best french dip sandwich ever.

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

All the food here is made from scratch. Great breakfast and lunch spot. The service is good and fast.

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Imperial, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Junior's is a little Diner off of 4th Street in El Centro. Only open for Breakfast and Lunch. Has a daily Special. The food is always excellent. Service is friendly and FAST !. If in the Imperial Valley, this is a must try place.

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solvang, california
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

Food is fresh, good quality and served in a fast, friendly atmosphere. I recently had Junior cater a Thanksgiving Dinner for 70. Food was great, hot, arrived and served on time. No small task to do and to have 70 happy people.

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San Diego, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

"Eat, Pay and Get Out" is the motto and perfectly sums up the attitude at Junior's. The wait staff are short and to the point and don't tolerate wishy-washy diners. That being said the service is spot- on and everyone is treated like a regular. After a few visits they'll remember how you take your coffee and if you want... More

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Heber, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

I've been here several times and was always satisfied with their food. Unfortunately, the last time I went it was not what I expected. The food was cold, the vegetables overcooked, the mashed potatoes flavorless (except for the excess of black pepper) and rubbery.

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anywhere
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190 reviews 190 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

they serve food from a menu thrown on your table. Food is smothered in gravy / sauce. When you ask the full plate, you just get more potato mash. Couldn't recognize my grilled turkey below the gravy / sauce. Needed a few hours to digest. Would not go back

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Additional Information about junior's cafe

Address: 1791 Adams Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-1905
Phone Number: 760-353-9556
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American

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