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Word of Mouth

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140 North East 17th Street, Salem, OR 97301
15039304285
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 301
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  • 61
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A place not to miss.

Great brunches, crowed but good atmosphere. The wait is worth the time, but advise getting there early, especially on weekends.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
traveler52053
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Salem, Oregon
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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Salem, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Great brunches, crowed but good atmosphere. The wait is worth the time, but advise getting there early, especially on weekends.

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Salem, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

It's a hard place to get to with my work schedule, and a long wait to a table, but I"m happy we finally went. Always searching for a great Reuben, and this one definitely qualified. My wife also has some sort of creme brulee french toast that was crispy, and melty, and delicious. Really want to try the other stuff... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

My boyfriend and I ended up here to try something new and it had great reviews on both TripAdvisor and Yelp. The wait was over an hour on a Thursday afternoon. The menu sounded awesome and we got started with a freebie of their cinnamon roll pancake. I am not a sweets fan so my boyfriend ate it and that... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

This has chef quality food with fresh ingredients prepared to perfection. Friendly with great service... I'll definitely be back!

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Independence, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

A favorite dining spot for my husband and I, and often with friends. Especially for breakfast which is served until afternoon. DELICIOUS! I love the option to replace potatoes in my breakfast choice with fresh fruit which is served in a large portion. When fresh croissants are available my husband orders the Eggs Benedict on one. A real step up... More 

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Reno, Nevada, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Omg... This has to be the best breakfast experience I've ever had to date! A random act of tastefulness included a free cinnamon roll pancake right before our breakfast. Check out the menu if you can... Filet mignon chicken fried steak, cream brûlée French toast etc... Complete awesomeness! There may be a line out the door so get there early.... More 

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Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Simply awesome. Yes, there's a line on a Sunday mornings so send someone ahead.Worth it though. The Cinnamon pancake has to be one of the best things I've ever tasted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

You have to try the Creme Brûlée French Toast and Cinnamon Roll Pancakes. Oh. My. Gosh. Incredible. Definitely worth the wait.

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Omaha
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

There is a reason that people line up to wait to get in. We have never been disappointed. The restaurant is in a converted home which gives it a relaxed comfortable atmosphere. The neighborhood is lovely and we often take walks while waiting for a table. I may never know what most of the other food tastes like. (It does... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a quaint place that is a house. Portions are big. Good prices. You may have a line to wait to get in. Closes at 3pm.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 140 North East 17th Street, Salem, OR 97301
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 15039304285

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?