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Village Pantry

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) #28 of 86 Restaurants in Arcata $$ - $$$ American,
5000 Valley West Blvd, Arcata, CA 95521-4646
+1 707-822-6141
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“salads” (5 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
5000 Valley West Blvd, Arcata, CA 95521-4646
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Reviews (74)
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed April 27, 2017

We were surprised they'd closed their doors by 10 PM. Two people were inside the [locked] establishment and just kept staring at us with sneers on their faces, getting cozy with each other. Creepy

Thank jim a
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Our second trip through Arcata and a repeat visit to the Pantry. I had the California Club with their homemade potato salad. I want that recipe for the potato salad. Yum. My wife had the club salad and it was well packed with all the...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed March 28, 2017

Nice place, we got there just prior to closing and they were very grateful for our business. We had the order to go and gave us with lots of napkins, utensils, condiments etc. We had the soup! Cream of Potato with Bacon and their house...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Booths are nice and comfortable. Food is as expected and service is great! We were tired from travelling all day and it was nice to sit down and be taken care of.

Thank Tania C
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We arrived and sat down next to a large family of 8 who had not ordered yet. I was wishing we had been just a few minutes earlier, but that wish was not necessary. The service was as good as the food. I had the...More

Thank S. B
Reviewed February 20, 2017

we were seated right away and waitress came and took our order promptly. Have a never ending cup of coffee and breakfast was tasty.

Thank Wilma D
Reviewed December 28, 2016

This diner has breakfast all day and a good lunch menu. The service is excellent and friendly. We come here often.

1  Thank DLorahH
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

On the low end of Humboldt's dining options. A step below Denny's. When your only redeeming quality is below-average pies, you must be the Pantry.

1  Thank RedWouldForrest
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Sat down. Given menu. Waited 20 minutes. Never served. Left . Under staffed. Waitress never apologized.

Thank clara s
Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is a basic comfort food restaurant. The food was good and so was the service. Close to the hotel we were in. We went there for dinner and breakfast. We would go there again.

Thank Joyce B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Valley West Blvd, Arcata, CA 95521-4646
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: +1 707-822-6141
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