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Cowboys Cafe

1679 Us Highway 395 N, Ste A, Minden, NV 89423-4317
775-782-8800
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Ranked #4 of 38 Restaurants in Minden
Cuisines: American
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  • English first
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English first
Minden, Nevada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

One of my most favorite places in town. Best breakfast, service is fast and pleasant. Prices are on par with other restaurants in town. I eat here very often and thoroughly enjoy the home town low down decor.

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Henderson, Nevada
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Good food, good service, fair prices. This a good place to eat authentic cowboy fare. If I am in town again I will stop by.

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Riverside, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Was in town for a family gathering and stopped in to Cowboy's Cafe on a whim... what a wonderful surprise! I found this restaurant to be clean and the food very tasty. The staff (all family) were very friendly and the service was exceptional. Overall the value was great! As a matter of fact, I stopped in again the next... More

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Tahoe
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

The food and service here can be a hit or miss, but is generally pretty decent. Even after I bad experience, I always find myself coming back for more.

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Gardnerville
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It took my husband and I awhile to get to this place, but when we finally did we were amazed at the excellent food and great prices. It is a real locals place, decorated "cowboy" and a menu any "ranch hand" would love. I love the Eggs Benedicts - never have had better - and my husband usually has either... More

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CA
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144 reviews 144 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Nice local hot spot for breakfast or lunch. Huge tummy filling potions of hot fresh food and friendly smiles and fast service. We came in here after playing around in the desert heading back home and thought we would give them a try and were pleasantly surprised by the decent prices and hearty serving sizes. They were fast and friendly... More

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Minden, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We are locals and have always had great hamburgers and great service here. Also they have a good selection of drinks and full bar.

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CANOGA PARK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stopped here when passing through while traveling. It was a little hole in the wall but was packed with people. I had the cheese and choriso scramble and my wife had the blueberry pancakes. The choriso in my scramble tasted home made and was excellent. Both choriso and cheese were present in generous portions. My wife loved the blueberry... More

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South Lake Tahoe, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Unfortunately, we came about a month ago and breakfasted at The Cowboy Restaurant. No issues with the food. It was great and fair-priced. However, we would be hesitant to return as we felt so rushed by the owners and staff. Nothing good to say about being able to relax and enjoy the coffee after your meal, and we aren't the... More

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Parker
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a wonderful little cafe in Minden, NV. The service and food are just fabulous. On this most recent visit there were four of us and each of our meals were delicious, hot and fresh. The biscuits are to die for but the chicken fried steak with gravy is also amazing. The other great feature is they listen when... More

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