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Black Cow Cafe

2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
+1 818-957-5282
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (24 reviews)
“salads” (9 reviews)
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6:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
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$$ - $$$
2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a really cute restaurant with great food. Make it an afternoon or evening and walk around the Montrose Village to visit the shops. The menu is great and everything is good. Give it a try.

Thank mnkbrown
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been customers for years and always enjoy our dining experience. However, gumbo is traditionally over rice. I ordered the seafood gumbo and I was suprised it wasn't served over rice. The meal was very good but with the rice it would have been...More

Thank rshutta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just north on the California Glendale (2) Freeway, about a mile or two, you enter the village of Montrose, a town with a few streets of charming shops and the Black Cow Cafe. Salads, soups, panini sandwiches, delicious wraps, like mine -- bacon, lettuce, tomato...More

Thank Adryan2013
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch but they were starting dinner. Not a problem ..... great menu and great friendly service. The best vegetarian penne I have ever eaten. Highly recommend this place!!

Thank Clive C
Reviewed May 13, 2017

I was in the area for a few days and ate here several times. If you go in once, they know you the next time - such friendly service and everyone knows everyone! Then my taste buds were tantalized too - it did not matter...More

Thank Porsche-the-Traveler
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Enjoyed the evening. Food was really good, nice wine selection and I'd recommend sitting outside. Plenty of parking behind the restaurant.

Thank billegee123
Reviewed April 1, 2017

We ate outside on a delightful afternoon. Our server, Victor, was friendly and attentive. I had the "Count Montrose Cristo" sandwich, simply delectable. Lightly fried batter on a ham and cheese sandwich with a tasty jam for dipping served with fruit. Others in our party...More

Thank Splanky
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The Black Cow has a very imaginative breakfast menu to select from. The service is prompt and polite. Black Cow is a "Go To" breakfast spot.

Thank sbpotter1
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Met my cousin here for breakfast and was not disappointed. I had the huevos rancheros which were very good and filling. I want to return to try the cow benedict, saw it served to another table and it looked really good, everything looked good. As...More

Thank takemeaway50
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

.....which I would naturally expect from a place with "Cow" in its name, heh heh heh. Had lunch here while catching up with an old high school friend I hadn't seen in 16 years. Friendly & efficient service.

Thank TrojanSkyCop1
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Sandi M
January 23, 2016|
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Response from armen120 | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is casual. I have seen dogs at the outside patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 818-957-5282
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