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Half Day Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Menu

HOUSE SPECIALTIES
12.25
Eggs Benedict
served with home fried red potatoes or hash browns
12.5
California Benedict
with fresh spinach and tomatoes, served with home fried red potatoes or hash browns
11.5
Huevos Rancheros
two eggs cooked to order topped with homemade salsa and jack and cheddar cheeses, served on a corn tortilla with black beans
12.25
Green Eggs and Ham
poached eggs with diced Black Forest ham, topped with salsa verde and melted jack cheese, served with potatoes or black beans
12.25
Breakfast Panini
over hard eggs on grilled sourdough with your choice of bacon or thin-sliced ham, spinach, and melted Swiss cheese, served with home fried red potatoes or hash browns
11.25
Add Two Eggs 14.25
Half Day Veggie Potatoes
home fried red potatoes with mushrooms, corn, red onions, spinach, and salsa cruda, topped with melted cheddar cheese
GRIDDLE TREATS
10.95
Brioche French Toast
in a coffee-Kahlua batter, served with orange butter
9.5
Buttermilk Pancakes
three to a stack, served with orange butter
10.95
Blubes!
Three buttermilk pancakes with lots of blueberries inside, served with orange butter
11.95
Gluten-Free Pancakes
House recipe, served with orange butter
11.5
Raspberry-Whole Wheat Pancakes
served with fresh whipped cream
With Orange Butter 9.75
With Fresh Fruit 12.25
Belgian Waffle or Whole Wheat-Sunflower Seed Waffle
THE LIGHTER SIDE
9.5
Great Grains in the Morning!
Five organic whole grains simmered with dried fruit and topped with fresh fruit
9.25
Fruit Plate
the season's best, freshly cut
8.25
Half Day Parfait
honey-sweetened organic granola, non-fat yogurt, and fresh fruit
8.5
Add Fresh Fruit 10.95
Organic Steel Cut Oats
served with milk, brown sugar and golden raisins
AND MORE
The following dishes are served with potatoes and toast. Fresh fruit can be substituted for potatoes for $1. Fresh baked pastry or gluten-free toast can be substituted for toast for $1. Egg whites can be substituted for $1.50
10.25
Two Eggs #1
cooked to order, with hash browns or home fried red potatoes
12.5
Two Eggs #2
potatoes, and ham, bacon, spicy homemade sausage, or Aidell's chicken-apple sausage
13.5
Tortilla Scramble
three eggs scrambled with tortilla strips, jack and cheddar cheeses, tomatoes, Anaheim chiles, and scallions, topped with sour cream
13.75
Italian Scramble
three eggs scrambled with pancetta, mushrooms, red onions, sun-dried tomatoes, fresh basil, and mozzarella cheese
13.75
Wake-Up! Scramble
three eggs scrambled with spicy housemade chorizo, red, onions, avocado, corn, and queso fresco
13.75
Veggie Tofu Scramble
with spinach, corn, scallions, cherry tomatoes, and feta
CREATE YOUR OWN OMELETTE OR SCRAMBLE-STYLE
13.25
Egg Whites May Be Substituted For 1.5
Organic Tofu May Be Substituted For 1.5
Create Your Own Omelette or Scramble-Style
We start you with three eggs cooked in clarified butter. You may add any four of the following: Ham, Swiss, Feta, Spinach, Scallions, Bacon, Cheddar, Sour cream, Avocado, Tomato, Country sausage, Jack, Mixed peppers, Mushrooms, Red salsa, Chicken-apple sausage, Pepperjack, Green chiles, Corn, Green salsa, Red onions. There is a $1.30 charge to add any of the above ingredients to any dish (avocado $1.95)
SIDES
3.5
Freshly Baked Pastry
3.5
Ham, Bacon, or Spicy Sausage
3.5
Aidell's Chicken-Apple Sausage
3.95
Hash Browns or Home Fried Red Potatoes
3.75
Cottage Cheese
4.5
Organic Granola
3.25
Bagel and Cream Cheese
4.95
Bowl of Fruit
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All reviews brunch california benedict pancakes fries salad breakfasts and lunches huge windows lovely outdoor patio the wait staff love this place skylight crispy waitstaff dough patrons bakery
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been eating at Half Day for years even back when it was serving dinners as well. The restaurant is so attractive physically with a lovely outdoor patio and the dining room is light and airy and very pleasant. However, the last couple of times...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank fussytraveler49
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Easily made a reservation by phone for our group of 8. Our table was ready and well placed. Although the service was a bit inattentive, the food was hot and delicious. The adorable modern atmosphere with a warm, bright feel helped create a wonderful setting...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cindy409c
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Great food and service at Half Day. My wife and I took a nice morning walk and headed over for brunch on Sunday. The atmosphere is always welcoming with a good energy in the room. The coffee and Dough God combo were a nice place...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BobFitz2012
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We enjoyed the food and the atmosphere at Half Day Cafe. The waitstaff was friendly and helpful, the setting was charming (lovely to sit outside) and the food was very good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Scrapper08
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Nice room. Well lit. Friendly servers. And the food is consistent good. Diverse menu with non stop coffee pours.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mrose20
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Found this place while browsing a map. The reviews looked good so I went. The place offers breakfast and lunch only and closes at 2:30pm. I went there around lunchtime and the place was crowded! Decided on a Cajun burger which was pretty good even...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LeoL694
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This place has been open for over 30 years. A delicious and dependable cafe with unique and traditional breakfast foods and coffee.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

There are certain restaurants that deserve a subsidy from local government for being in business. They add to the overall tone of a given city -- and therefore to the quality of life. Half Day Cafe is definitely one of those restaurants. This is a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank LY-Eats
Reviewed January 4, 2018

The restaurant serves breakfast and lunch only, closes at 2:30 PM. Between 11:30 and noon you can order from both menus. Very pleasant atmosphere, eggs in all combinations and pancakes for breakfast, several substantial entrees for lunch. Most dishes very tasty, but the coffee is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank comfytravel
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Half Day Café consistently impresses! From the host greeting me at the door to the friendly professional wait staff, they really set the tone in presenting a pleasant dining experience. A nice mix of traditional American, Asian and Tex-Mex inspired breakfast and lunch fare. The...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Never seen a dog even on the outside patio...worth a call. It's really good eats!
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