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57 Broadway Blvd., Fairfax, CA
415-457-9866
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: New orleans inspired menu

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely, bit pricey

We dined here for breakfast & had a great meal. The staff were lovely & very attentive but it was a little bit pricey for a breakfast. Recommended if you're not on a strict budget.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We dined here for breakfast & had a great meal. The staff were lovely & very attentive but it was a little bit pricey for a breakfast. Recommended if you're not on a strict budget.

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Greenbrae, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Charming small New Orleans Cafe Fantastic tastety Louisiana fare. I had a "Po Boy Sandwich" which would rival any I've had in Nolo It was overflowing with fresh cooked oysters and a great sauce that was correct to the region. My friend had a "Green Tomato BLT" another winner on thick brown bread Delicious!! And dont miss the generous portion... More 

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Corte Madera, California
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Who knew the most delicious chicken n waffles and beniets are available this side of the Mississippi? We had an amazing breakfast. The guys ordered the Chicken n Waffles- complete with spicy syrup. I got an awesome omellete (feta, avocado and bacon- make your own) with fresh hash browns. My daughter got a BLT, but it was served on some... More 

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Fairfax, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It's a little bit of NOLA on the West Coast for breakfast and lunch. There are beignets and coffee with chicory, po' boys, muffuletta sandwiches and eggs lot of yummy ways. It gets crowded on the weekends, but the wait is worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is a must-go breakfast destination. The coffee is excellent, a great, robust flavor, with a hint of chicory. I ordered the fried chicken and waffle, and it was far better than expected. The dish was prepared with a slight hint of Asian flair. Green onions and roasted garlic slivers garnished the dish, accompanied by a spicy maple syrup to... More 

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Fairfax, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Wonderful, authentic food by a woman who lived in NOLA. This is a very popular restaurant for breakfast or brunch. Closed for dinner.

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Santa Rosa, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I read about this diner in my local paper singing the praises of the little town of Fairfax CA. The food was great very unique place with a creative menu. I had the Lobster Eggs Benedict "Not My First Choice" I actually had two other items that I wanted and sadly they were not able to make because they were... More 

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Bronxville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Natives of New Orleans observe a special rule: never, ever eat in restaurants outside of the Crescent City that advertise "New Orleans Style" food. Real New Orleans cuisine doesn't travel well, and the many places that try either just can't do it, or mistakenly confuse New Orleans creole cuisine with Cajun food. There is a HUGE difference. So, it was... More 

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Fairfax, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We were so happy when Hummingbird Cafe opened. Breakfast is our favorite meal of the day, and this NOLA inspired menu does not disappoint. From the piping hot beignets covered with heaps of powdered sugar to the cafe au laits, everyone in your family will find something yummy to satiate their hungry appetite. I would have given this spot 5... More 

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Fairfax, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Been several times Always very good. A Great Breakfast / Brunch Spot in Fairfax. Their specialty is New Orleans cuisine. The Chicken and Waffles , Omelets, and Gumbo are all really good! excellent.

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Additional Information about Hummingbird Cafe

Address: 57 Broadway Blvd., Fairfax, CA
Phone Number: 415-457-9866
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Fairfax
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 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 - 3:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 57 Broadway Blvd., Fairfax, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: 415-457-9866

Description

New orleans inspired menu
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 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 - 3:00 pm

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