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Old Towne Cafe

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8 South Main Street, Joseph, OR
Today
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: We have eaten here in 2008 and again recently. It is so good that we want...
We have eaten here in 2008 and again recently. It is so good that we want to give it a positive review for travelers to this part of Oregon.
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    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very enjoyable breakfast

On our way out of town we stopped for breakfast here. We received very good service, our food very quickly and we all enjoyed our food. The coffee was a bit too strong for two in our party. I enjoyed my hot tea and my oatmeal with brown sugar, fresh blueberries and pecans. Yum! The only thing that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
Deborah S
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

On our way out of town we stopped for breakfast here. We received very good service, our food very quickly and we all enjoyed our food. The coffee was a bit too strong for two in our party. I enjoyed my hot tea and my oatmeal with brown sugar, fresh blueberries and pecans. Yum! The only thing that would have... More 

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Redding, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Very weak coffee with chaffy taste. Nothing was really good or bad. No serious deficits nor assets. Food tasted about what bland food is like.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We had breakfast here one morning during our visit to the area. I ordered the quiche and was pleasantly surprise at how good it was. Could have been prepared by a top chef and for all I know it was. We ate outside on the patio and enjoyed the rustic feel and the service. The service was above and beyond.... More 

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Albany, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

A nice time on the patio with family eating delicious food. My daughter & I shared the tri-tip blue cheese salad. Wonderful & plenty for 2. The steak was tender and spiced perfect! My sister had the tuna, once again very delicious!! There was only 1 waitress on a Friday lunch and she was very busy but handled it well.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Stopped in and had the French Dip. It was good. No frills: none expected. Service was quick and friendly. The breakfast menu looked pretty good. If I wasn't staying at a B&B I'd come back tomorrow.

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Washington, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This is a very small restaurant with delicious food. We would definitely eat here again when in the area. The wait lady was friendly and we enjoyed dining here.

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Kennewick, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This has to be one of the best breakfast places I have ever visited while on a trip / vacation. Service was perfect and food was exceptional. This is a small town, homey type eatery. Come as you are and enjoy the atmosphere. The only negative I can give is that it's not that big so you better get a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Ate breakfast here twice while hiking in the Wallowas. Good was savory and delicious. Service a bit confused but would eat here everyday. Prices more than fair.

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Pullman, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Clean, great small-town atmosphere. It has been a while since I have been there. (Not on my last trip to Joseph in January 2015). But I remember having a very good veggie omelet that was like homemade. Twice I have been here and have forgotten that they don't take debit or credit cards only cash or checks. So, I had... More 

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Joseph
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This small café serves breakfast and lunch. It is charming, with racks on the wall in each booth holding menus and reading glasses. They offer breakfast dishes, sandwiches, soups and salads--no greasy hamburgers here. My husband had a generous portion of sausage gravy and biscuits and I had a sausage, bean and kale soup. Both were very good and I... More 

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Additional Information about Old Towne Cafe

Address: 8 South Main Street, Joseph, OR
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Joseph
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 South Main Street, Joseph, OR
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Joseph

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

We have eaten here in 2008 and again recently. It is so good that we want to give it a positive review for travelers to this part of Oregon.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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