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Mendocino Cafe

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10451 lansing street mendocino, Inside Mendocino Hotel, Mendocino, CA 95460
+1 707-937-6141
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“dim sum” (14 reviews)
“clam chowder” (49 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10451 lansing street mendocino, Inside Mendocino Hotel, Mendocino, CA 95460
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots already written about this excellent cafe, so let me highlight a couple of items. First, I was staying at the Mendocino Hotel and they closed their kitchen at 8:30 pm on a Monday! So we walked down the street to the Mendo Cafe -...More

Thank DocLipper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having gone both for lunch and dinner recently with my party of four adults we had a mix of reviews for the Mendocino Cafe from really bad to good, but definitely overpriced for what you are served. Too bad as the restaurant is so charming...More

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a great lunch here and enjoyed sitting outside on their patio. The food and service were excellent. Our server was friendly and helpful. Menu includes local wines which were tasty. Food was freshly made and nicely plated. Overall a very...More

Thank gtsheeks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific California local sources lunch! Fabulous desserts and great casual dining. Can’t say enough about this place!

Thank Phoenix48_12
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate here on our last visit to the area. Small and quaint restaurant in Mendocino. The food was very good. The menu caters to local suppliers and organic produce etc. as much as possible. My wife had the dim sum and...More

Thank Husting
Reviewed February 26, 2018

A small restaurant specialising in dishes with an Asian theme. I had a very respectable rockfish which came with a thin garlic and mushroom sauce and jasmine rice, and tasted rather like something I might have made at home - in a good way! My...More

Thank ldhf
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

This eatery has been around for quite a while and the quality of the food depends on the chef is working there during that period of time. It can be a little hippie but overall the food can be quite good.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

It’s hard to find a better place to eat in Mendocino. I recommend the Thai burrito...it’s wonderful for vegetarians! The price is right, ambiance perfect.

Thank Leah G
Reviewed February 2, 2018

This says that it is inside the Mendocino Hotel, but I am not sure about that. We did take out meals twice and loved them both. We had the clam chowder soup and Roasted Chicken dinner that was delicious. They were so nice and helpful...More

Thank Dianne J
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Adorable little cafe in the heart of Mendocino Great clam chowder!!!! A little on the pricier side but still worth a visit!

Thank Melia73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10451 lansing street mendocino, Inside Mendocino Hotel, Mendocino, CA 95460
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Mendocino
  • Phone Number: +1 707-937-6141
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