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Hank's Creekside Cafe

2800 Fourth St., Santa Rosa, CA
707.575.8839
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Ranked #12 of 444 Restaurants in Santa Rosa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 7:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Summit County, Co
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We visited, based on the reviews and ranking, and were not disappointed. Waitstaff was efficient and friendly, turning over tables without making you feel rushed. The Benedict was "cook-tip" worthy (there is a jar on the corner of the bar for that purpose) and the burrito stayed neatly intact throughout consumption. Their "half-portion" option even applies to the specials and... More

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Ohio
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284 reviews 284 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

I love this kind of place, so we came for a late breakfast. We were not disappointed. At the server's suggestion, I tried the corned beef hash and cottage potatoes, both of which were very good. I really appreciated getting an extra pot of water with my tea. My spouse really liked his eggs and hash browns but thought his... More

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St Paul, MN
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We visit the Santa Rosa area once a year and always make time for one breakfast at Hanks. I am partial to the scramblers and my wife lives the crab cake benedict.

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Overgaard, Arizona
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

What a great find. Strongly encourage you to visit. We were there at 9am on a Sunday morning. It was busy but the staff was in excellent mode and mood. The food was fantastic. Hard to believe that fast can maintain this level of flavor. Well done folks!!

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Ogden, Utah
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194 reviews 194 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We popped into Hanks on a recommendation from diners drive-ins and dives. Asking for the recommendation, we had the crabcake eggs Benedict and pecan cinnamon French toast. You can't go wrong making either of those selections and it was one of my favorite breakfast of the whole trip.

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

It only took a few minutes inside the cafe to realize this was a neighborhood place. Many of the patrons and staff knew each other and were happy to chat. That doesn't mean we weren't treated well ourselves! We had an excellent breakfast and enjoyed the overall friendly vibe. Southerners note that the homemade biscuits here will not be what... More

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London, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Found this spot by accident on a recent trip to santa Rosa. It is packed all the time and justifiably so - everything from the initial greeting to service to the food is fantastic. Excellent quality classic breakfast food in large quantities at very reasonable prices. Staff were incredibly courteous - seem to work as a great team and although... More

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Petaluma, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Hank's Creekside is our favorite breakfast restaurant in all of Sonoma County. The food is consistently good and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. All of the people we have encountered working there (from the hostess to the bussers, cooks and waitstaff) are friendly, courteous, outgoing and helpful. We often comment to one another that they run the restaurant like... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We had breakfast here before heading out to tour some wineries and it was the one of the best breakfasts we had on our trip to San Francisco and the wine country. The pancakes were fantastic, as were the biscuits and omelettes. The exterior of the restaurant is nothing special, but do not judge a book by its cover! If... More

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Atlanta
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We liked it so much that we ended up having breakfast here three mornings in a row! Great local place and you can do half orders of breakfast which is nice because the portions are really big. Highly recommend for a good local experience.

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