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Copper Skillet Courtyard

811 Ferry St, Martinez, CA 94553-1625
925-228-3457
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Ranked #3 of 81 restaurants in Martinez
Most recent review
- Jun 1, 2014
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English first
Martinez, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Aloha Trippers! Okay, so a place that is packed when you get there is probably pretty darned good, right? But a place that has a wait list and a line out the door... is something else entirely. Well, this is the latter and if you're hungry for breakfast, you might want to go grab a latte at your favorite coffee... More

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Martinez, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This place is really popular for weekend breakfast and brunch. The portions are large and the prices reasonable, but I and people I've gone with have consistently found the food to be fairly mediocre. Dishes like Huevos Rancheros that should have some complex flavor are really lacking in character. There's nothing wrong with the food, it's just not very interesting.... More

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Martinez, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We discovered this place a couple of years ago and go about once a week. The staff are terrific and the meals are outstanding.

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Martinez, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The best breakfast there is in Martinez! Good food and service at reasonable prices. The atmosphere is so homey that you feel like you are having breakfast in someone's house.

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Crockett, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Calamari Breakfast is just wonderful. You have to go hungry, portion size is big. Calamari was nice and tender. Not greasy, breaded lightly. We live in Crockett it is worth the trip.

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Martinez, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

We rarely, rarely will enjoy breakfast anywhere else. Since we found Copper Skillet two years ago, we are big fans and regular patrons. The food is always delicious, reliable, fresh. The service is wonderful; we love the staff. The ambiance is just right for a small, local American cafe. If the wait is long, it's worth it it--'cause there's nowhere... More

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Martinez, California, United States
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We had a group of 5 for Sunday afternoon at 2. Not exactly a time to expect high traffic, but they couldn't seat us yet. Very friendly, they begged our indulgence why they tried to assemble something. A 10 minute wait and the friendly staff had us in the back room. Not exactly the place to people watch, but the... More

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Long Beach, CA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

After going to John Muir National Historic Site, we needed a place for lunch and didn't want a chain restaurant. We stopped by the Copper Skillet and had a wonderful meal. I had a huge, overstuffed, and delicious tuna melt, and my wife had a heaping plate of spaghetti. The servings were huge (big enough that we were able to... More

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Lake Villa, Illinois
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We got there right before 11am and we were able to take advantage of the breakfast specials. I got the Nr. 3 with 2eggs, bacon and 2 french toasts for a whopping $4.95. It was very good! The service was fast and the restaurant, while small and a little old fashion, had a lot of charm and it was clean.... More

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San Antonio, Texas
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

This place needs to be on your list for downtown Martinez. Very nice ambiance, a small patio out front is great for people watching. Owner is always there and the food is Excellent.

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