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Village Cafe

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112 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2602
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Cypress, California
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131 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh, yes. Please eat here. Wonderful food and great attentive service. Any of the egg dishes are good, especially the Arroyo Grande Omelet, with home fried potatoes and a biscuit and gravy. Great place in the Village.

Thank K7LA
Santa Barbara, California
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate breakfast here on our way home from Pismo Beach. It was a weekend day, and all we kept hearing from the hostess was "sorry we know there's a lot of people here we just don't have enough staff". The wait was superlong, and once we finally got seated took forever for someone to come by and take our... More 

Thank sbcrooks
San Diego, California
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The staff was VERY FRIENDLY, the food was good and reasonably priced. Unfortunately they only serve breakfast and lunch.

Thank TomrUsa
Arroyo Grande
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Excellent local cafe with great breakfasts, burgers and sandwiches. Very popular with locals. Easy location in the historic Arroyo Grande Village with easy street parking.

Thank c21bill
Nipomo, California
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Easily my favorite breakfast place in the area. They have a good menu. The waitresses are friendly. The food comes to you fast and hot. My wife and I always share the Village Veggie omelet with home fries and sourdough bread. Who doesn't love the Arroyo Grande Village? Mmmmm. Can't wait 'til Saturday morning.

Thank tinman273
Arroyo Grande, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

My wife and I try to eat at the Village Cafe at least once a month for either a Saturday or Sunday breakfast (though they also serve lunches,too). The food is comfort food like one would get at a midwestern, small town diner. They have specials each day, which can run out if you arrive late in the morning. The... More 

Thank rmichaelgros
Smithfield, North Carolina
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86 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Six of us had breakfast/lunch and we all enjoyed the food immensely. Staff very friendly. Very old café with great pictures on the wall. Just good food!

Thank Rags12
Arroyo Grande, California
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Have been going to Village Cafe for at least ten years. The menu hasn't changed much in that time frame...I guess it works! We go for breakfast. It is cozy and friendly and the food is decent diner food. It is a great AG local cafe.

Thank SLWilliams
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

A step back in time to an old fashioned hometown cafe. Great country cooking for breakfast or lunch.

Thank James L
Arroyo Grande, California
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Only complaint is that this restaurant closes at 2 pm. Food is great, service is friendly and quick. Highly recommend this one!

Thank rwerdja29111

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: 805-473-1655

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?