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Hummingbird Cafe

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57 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA 94930-1653
+1 415-457-9866
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“beignets” (17 reviews)
“po boy” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA 94930-1653
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

We say a review of the restaurant on Check Please and decided to try it out. My husband is from NOLA and knows the authentic cuisine since he grew up there. The restaurant is small and quaint. The food was unbelievable with nice portion sizes....More

Thank Pepperchild
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Last time we were in Fairfax, we visited this small cafe twice. Figured, what the heck, why not repeat history. We ate there on consecutive days and on each occasion the Mrs and I indulged in po boys for our am meal. Can't say this...More

Thank simiseeu
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

So, on our roaming around east of San Rafael, we came across a town called Fairfax. We were ready for lunch and came across a small yet very busy restaurant. Of all types of food, this one served food New Orleans style. We have it...More

Thank N8PWC
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is remarkable. It’s quiet and personal service like the old days. Food is terrific and the proprietor Michelle is real hands-on. The gorgeous photographs are all taken by her and that’s her first love but she doesn’t spare any energy in love with...More

Thank mackanna
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Come on in and make yourself at home, NOLA inspired with crayfish étouffée- Chicken n Waffles n spicy syrup to die for, to Green Huevos Rancheros with avo. Yummy Gator sausage and eggs to killer hamburger. Beignets & Cafe’ olé, Red drank, blood orange Mimosas.

Thank khuntmiceli
Reviewed March 3, 2018

WONDERFUL food, great service in a relaxed casual atmoshphere. Try the shrimp and grits!! Weekends can be busy, you may have to wait but it's worth it. We went on a Friday and the place was busy. Owner is on premise and hands on.

Thank Tony P
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Four of us went for a birthday brunch to this small, cheerful cafe. From the door hung with Mardi Gras beads to the chicory coffee to the music on the sound system this place celebrates New Orleans' culture. We chose crawfish etouffee from the specials...More

Thank Sharyn D
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Food: always good and generous portions. There’s standard American b-fast but the fun part is the Louisiana style items, like Alligator omelet! I dare you! Service: The owner is usually there, very sweet and cares a lot about happy customers. The ambiance: Mardi-Graz and rad...More

Thank DustinPStratton
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Everything is super fresh and delicious, the music is killer and the service is friendly. "Be nice or leave!" We love this place and are here often! Everything from the Huevos Rancheros and Fried Chicken and Waffles (YES!) to the Po Boys (try the Peacekeeper!),...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

A fun place for lunch and breakfast. Cajun flair menu. Bright cheery decor. Fried chicken and waffles with the hopped up syrup is amazing. Wonderful staff and service. Cash only and a wait at certain times of day but so worth it.

Thank Alan L
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byrdie K
January 17, 2017|
Response from Mary W | Reviewed this property |
Their hours are 7 am to 3 and they have one menu that lists everything from omelettes, eggs benedict, to fried chicken and waffles, to gumbo, to salads and sandwiches. It is quite a variety something for everyone. You will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA 94930-1653
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 415-457-9866
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