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Golden Egg Cafe

2009 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-3505
805-641-2866
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English first
Ventura, California
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Wonderful chiliquiles, the best I've had since Cabo! Awesome service, clean restaurant, friendly staff. Good to know they are opening by Victoria Avenue by the harbor. We will dock the boat and go in for breakfast. Sooo, sooo good! The price was right!

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California
Top Contributor
1,594 reviews 1,594 reviews
495 restaurant reviews
422 helpful votes 422 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

This plain little place servesvthe best breakfast in a town full of restaurants that give goodv breakfast. When it changed hands a few years back, I worried quality or service would slip. They didn't. Try the corned beef hash with poached eggs.

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California
Top Contributor
196 reviews 196 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Just as some of the other writers have said, I was planning to eat at the other well-reviewed restaurant on this street, but once I got inside there and sat at the narrow counter, I was simply overwhelmed by the noise and confusion, so I left and walked half a block to the Golden Egg. What a great decision! I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Ate here with 3 kids who are known for being picky eaters they devoured the food here and commented on how good it tasted and hubby and I enjoyed our food too the service was excellent above and beyond accomodating friendliest staff ever it was like being on an episode of "Cheers" where everyone knows your name. My kids asked... More 

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Castaic, California
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120 reviews 120 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Located on Main Street, it has a small parking lot, but parking is no problem. The restaurant is small, but cozy. Painted in bright sunshiny colors, it is neat as a pin. Service is quick and friendly. The breakfast menu has anything you would want. I ordered the corned beef hash. It was tasty and did not have a bit... More 

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Coppell, Tx
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78 reviews 78 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Wanted to try the other place a few doors down, but, thanks to that jerk Guy F., the line was around the block. Saw the Golden Egg Cafe (great name, huh?) and tried it. There was no wait, the owner was very friendly. The food was terrific. We had some trouble with the service, but, got that ironed out when... More 

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Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We were planning on going to Pete's down the road, but there were long lines so we went to the Golden Egg and it was amazing. Had two great omeletes, great banana bread, home fried potatoes with rosmary, fresh fruit and excellent service!!!

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Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

A great breakfast is to be had at the Golden Egg Cafe. Immediate seating in a funky/homey setting, friendly service and truly delicious food. We enjoyed our tri-tip omelet and veggie scramble. Don't wait - sit down and eat at the Golden Egg!

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Mission Viejo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Great spot for breakfast. Quaint atmosphere, indoor and outdoor seating. The food was very good, nice price with friendly, fast service. Busy, but not crowded. I would definitely go back.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We simply LOVE this café. Romero the owner is so friendly, but busy in his kitchen as everything is made with fresh ingredients. Been going for some years now. We visit the area for the summer every year, and can't wait to get back to our favorite corned beef hash. Ask for it extra crispy! It's awesome and homemade from... More 

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Additional Information about Golden Egg Cafe

Address: 2009 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-3505
Phone Number: 805-641-2866
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 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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