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775 NW Gilman Blvd, Ste G, Issaquah, WA 98027-5374
425-392-5975
Today
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 19
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Reliably delicious!!!

The 12th Avenue Cafe has a long history in Issaquah. We have been eating there for over 20 years and can't recall ever having a bad meal. I love breakfast all day. The biscuits are fresh, the raspberry jam homemade, the eggs cooked perfectly etc. etc. Today my husband had the fish and chips which... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
SunnyandBuster
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Seattle, Washington
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Mukilteo, Washington
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93 reviews 93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We sat at the counter and watched the friendly staff prepare one of the best diner breakfasts ever. The coffee cup was never empty. Will go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Had a late lunch at the 12th Avenue and loved it. The ambiance is dinner, but the food is anything but greasy spoon. I had a delicious bowl of the Navy Bean soup which was exceptional. Then my wife and I spit a classically constructed, perfectly prepared Patty Melt, with ideally crisp onion ring. The service at the 12th Ave... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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55 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

If you want a good, filling diner-style breakfast, you must go here. Portions are large, food is cheap and it's all good. Best breakfast in Issaquah if I had my vote.

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Seattle, Washington
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161 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The 12th Avenue Cafe has a long history in Issaquah. We have been eating there for over 20 years and can't recall ever having a bad meal. I love breakfast all day. The biscuits are fresh, the raspberry jam homemade, the eggs cooked perfectly etc. etc. Today my husband had the fish and chips which he said were light and... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here 2 times on our trip to Seattle. Love the omelettes (Sweet Pea) and the eggs with German sausage. The potatoes are wonderful. Had lunch this last time. Soup was excellent and club sandwich was very good but very BIG! Definitely can't go wrong here.

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Seattle, Washington
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27 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Best place in Issaquah for breakfast, bar none. The lines at the door confirm that its a popular opinion. At least they put out a pot of self-service coffee for those waiting. Their scramble will beat anybody else's and their big plate of pancakes will remind you of how your Grandma use to make them "in the good old days".

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Seattle
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

You'll have to excuse me as I have to keep wiping the drool off of my computer screen while I write this; just thinking about the delicious breakfast at 12th Ave Cafe gets me salivating! I had the Italiano omelette--a half order, the full order is 5 eggs!--it was PACKED with fresh, juicy italian sausage, mushrooms, provolone. Every bite was... More 

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Woodstock, New Hampshire
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Nice place, clean, and easy to find. The service was great! Huevos Rancheros was ok. Great taste to them, but I like the tortillas crispy.

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Renton, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My husband and I love breakfast at the 12th Avenue Cafe. They are very busy in the mornings on weekends but the service is great so we never wait very long. The free coffee station outside is great for the times we do have to wait. The food is delicious, the portions are big, and the menu has plenty of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The roast beef sandwich with cheddar cheese that my son had is something he is still talking about and using to compare other meals to, My husband had the Montana with those great potatoes and he still raves about it. I had the daily special of pot roast on a bun with those yummy potatoes and I wish I had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 775 NW Gilman Blvd, Ste G, Issaquah, WA 98027-5374
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Issaquah
  • Phone Number: 425-392-5975

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm

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