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MJ's Downtown Cafe & Bakery

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655 1st St, Brentwood, CA 94513-1322
+1 925-684-7242
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“french toast” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
7:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
655 1st St, Brentwood, CA 94513-1322
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice place, friendly staff, good food. From Indiana, visiting family. Found this place on Trip Advisor thanks to my fellow advisors, and Everyone left happy!

Thank Reba B
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Favorite breakfast place with the girls! Always quick, accommodating and tasty! Plenty to eat with left overs.

Thank Joel M
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

What happened??? Tgis place used to be great but now it is dirty, the floors, walls, tables....service is s l o w while 5 employees sit at the lunch counter eating and talking the patrons were ignored. Until sometging changes we will not be going...More

Thank cathydanielrealtor
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Have only been there for breakfast! Believe me you will not leave there hungry!! The service can be slow at times, but they are always packed!

Thank Finnie22
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The food is very good and made fresh. Large portions and their bakery is great also. You will not go away hungry.

Thank dkprado222
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We love this place, grandson loves it too. Always a hot and tasty meal. Service is great, they even provide water for your dog if your dinning outside

Thank debst03
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Always crowded on weekends but always worth the wait. Best breakfast in town for sure. Very clean, normally good service, large portions, delicious food.

Thank R7084AKmarko
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great place for breakfast with family or ftriends. Just the right amount of food and resonantly priced. Wheather it's for a complete breakfast or just a cup of coffee and a cinnamon roll the staff is friendly and the service is great

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We come here as often as we can. It's in a nice location and service and food is always good. Portions are a good size and good enough to share and the pastries are my favorite. It is busy so there's a wait at times...More

Thank ginaa0468
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Will have to wait if you go during peak times, but well worth it. Delicious from scratch food and friendly service. I also use them for their bakery items.

Thank Joy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 655 1st St, Brentwood, CA 94513-1322
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 925-684-7242
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