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501 Orchard Rd, Nipomo, CA 93444-9766
805-931-0624
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good service, good breakfast

This is a nice place to have breakfast. They have all the usuals plus one or two unusuals. The service is friendly and fast. However, it's my opinion that the lunch just isn't up to snuff. The menu is uncreative and what is there is prepared only so-so.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
Tom R
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Nipomo, California
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Nipomo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is a nice place to have breakfast. They have all the usuals plus one or two unusuals. The service is friendly and fast. However, it's my opinion that the lunch just isn't up to snuff. The menu is uncreative and what is there is prepared only so-so.

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Helena, MT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We were touring the back roads around the five cities and happened on the Cowgirl. Just before it closed. Friendly and fast service and great food. Kept the coffee coming. Used great bread. Much better than the chain places by CA 101.

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Arroyo Grande
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I get together with a small group of retired guys for breakfast on Thursdays. We go to different places around the county. There is more than one Cowgirl Café. They are all great for breakfast and lunch. Depending upon which direction we are going, we'll go to Atascadero, Nipomo, or San Luis Obispo. They all do a fine job.

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Santa Maria, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ten of us rode our bicyles from Santa Maria to Nipomo ( one of our usual Tuesday routes) and decided to go to Cowgirl Cafe for coffee (which we had done the week before) Since it was a Tuesday around 10AM, we felt we would not be in the way since it was between breakfast and lunch. We were told... More 

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CA Central Coast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

You will not leave hungry. If you're looking for a down-home breakfast, you have found the place to go.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We had breakfast here a couple of times. Nice cowgirl atmosphere wit good food and fast service. A little tricky to find, but easy with GPS.

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Nipomo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We have had breakfast here several times. Service is fast and staff are friendly. It is a great choice for breakfast.

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Ware, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Was looking for a brunch stop and was hoping to find an independent joint. We stopped of here, thinking it looked independent, but were wrong. That said. The staff were friendly and the food fine. I wouldn't be searching it out again, but it was fine and nothing that you could say negative about. Just very average for me.

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Scotts Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We tried this restaurant soon after moving here as breakfast is one of my favorites. The food was good and the service fast and friendly. the place was clean with a good variety on the menu.

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Nipomo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Pleasant service; good local crowd and very good breakfast omelets and pancakes. Cute décor that fits the name of the restaurant.

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Address: 501 Orchard Rd, Nipomo, CA 93444-9766
Phone Number: 805-931-0624
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Nipomo

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  • Address: 501 Orchard Rd, Nipomo, CA 93444-9766
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Nipomo
  • Phone Number: 805-931-0624

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