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Gillwoods Cafe

1313 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574
707-0963-1788
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Ranked #20 of 44 Restaurants in St. Helena
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Hamburgers, Café
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Ware, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We were taken here for breakfast. It was very busy with a queue and I had high expectations. Sadly it did not as I had hoped. My breakfast was Luke warm and lack luster. It was ok, but this place doesn't stand up to the hype that seems to surround it. For me there are better places to search out... More

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Philadelphia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

In foodie paradise the expectations are high and the praise comes flowing, perhaps because the competition is not that fierce. But if Gillwoods tried serving up its fare in Philadelphia at half the cost, they would be out of business in a week. The heuvos rancheros, what I ordered, were bland to the point of tasteless, my husbands poached eggs... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

On a long road trip, my wife and I had breakfast in well reviewed restaurants in Reno, San Francisco, and Bend Oregon and Gillwoods Cafe in St. Helena was the best! St Helena is a small town, so we didn't have a lot of options, so we just stumbled in like savages without looking at reviews first. We were pleasantly... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were looking for breakfast at lunch time and stumbled into a locals favourite place. Great food, service and very clean. If you are looking for any information on Napa Valley you will get it here. Highly recommend.

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San Bruno, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were staying next door at the Hotel St. Helena. We wanted something a little different than the hotel's continental breakfast. We went right after it opened, there were already several people inside, but there was a table. We were given coffee immediately, so that is worth 6 stars (you know how that is). Breakfast menu is nice, prices are... More

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San Francisco, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice all American breakfast done very well. Our party of four had different items off the menu and they were all very good. The serving staff was friendly and nice too. In my opinion you will not be disappointed.

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hong kong
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were recommended this cafe as we were looking of a good late breakfast and were unfamiliar with the town. Very helpful staff. God service and value for money for eggs and bacon coked exactly the way you ask for them! Would go again.

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

The simple frontage was CLEAN, hence encouraging further interest. Coffee, food quality, quantity and service all excellent. Clean on the inside too. Tricia did a great job, affable, pleasant and had not lost her sense of humour. Regrettably it closes at 3PM so no dinner...

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Bremerton, Washington
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118 reviews 118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Finally found a place for breakfast that was local and good. Sounds like an easy task but we just wanted a simple cafe with a basic breakfast offering and good cup of coffee. This got our day off to a good start. It is located in St. Helens on the Main Street and easy to find. After breakfast we could... More

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Crystal Lake IL
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Went for lunch. Staff were "all" very friendly. Servers. Bus help. Very reasonable prices for the area. Chicken Vegetable Soup was homemade, fresh and tasty. We both had the Chipotle Pesto Smoked Turkey Ciabatta. OUTSTANDING. When in St.Helena, get a great meal at a cheap price.

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Additional Information about Gillwoods Cafe

Address: 1313 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574
Phone Number: 707-0963-1788
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  St. Helena
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
Cuisine: American, Bakery, Hamburgers, Café

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