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Penny's All American Cafe'

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience


Served w/ your choice of hash browns or homefries w/onions.
2 slices of bacon $8.99
4 slices of bacon $9.95
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Bacon & Eggs
2 sausage pattys $9.25
1 sausage patty $8.50
4 sausage links $8.99
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Sausage Patty & Eggs
8 oz $11.75
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Top Sirloin Steak & Eggs
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Linguicia & Eggs
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Chicken Fried Steak & Eggs w/ Homemade Gravy
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Diced Ham & Eggs
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Two Eggs Any Style
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Slab Bone in Ham & Eggs
Toast $+1.50
Biscuit $+1.50
Hamburger Patty & Eggs
Eggs Benedict
Grilled​ english muffin, canadian bacon, two poached eggs, topped w/ hollondaise sauce, served w/ homefries or hash browns
Surfer Special
Slab of ham, 3 eggs, choice of toast, two cokes or 2 biscuits topped w/ gravy, served w/ hashbrowns or homefries
Pismo Pier Omlette
Lobster, boy shrimp, swiss cheese lopped w/ houondoise sauce, served w/ hashbrowm or homefries, choice of toast
Country Scramble
Slice of grilled sourdough bread, topped w/ sausage patty, two eggs scrambled covered w/ our homemade sausage gravy, served w/ hash browns or homefries
(2) slices of bacon
(2) sausage link
Country Breakfast
Two biscuits & gravy, two eggs.
No substitutions
Pancake Combo
(2) pancakes, (2) eggs, (2) slices of bacon or sausage links
Blueberry Pancake Combo
Stack of Three Pancakes
Short Stack (2)
Short Stack (2)
Benin cooked in
French Toast Supreme
(2) large slices of french toast (2) slices of bacon or sausage links, (2) eggs
French Toast, Small
2 slices
French Toast, Large
3 slices
Deluxe Belgium
(2) bacon or (2) sausage links & (2) eggs.
Best strawberry waffles in town" (when in season)
Strawberry - Topped w/ Whipped Cream
Deluxe Strawberry
(2) bacon or (2) sausage links & (2) eggs.
Choice of two of the following: grilled country potatoes w/onions, hash browns, refried beans or spanish rice.
Seasoned​ tri-tip scrambled w/ three eggs, onions & salsa w/ spanish rice choice of flour or corn tortillas
Huevos Rancheros
Two eggs any style on a corn tortilla w/ homemade chili, cheese & salsa
Veggie Huevos Rancheros
All above w/ no chili
Spicy sausage scrambled w/ three eggs & served w/ homemade andy andersons chorizo, salsa- choice of flour or corn tortillas
(1) French Toast, (1) Bacon or Sauage, (1) Egg
(1) Pancake, (1) Bacon or Sauage, (1) Egg
(1) Biscuit & Gravy, (1) Bacon, (1) Egg
Grilled Sourdough, (2) Bacon, (2) Fried Eggs, Chedder Cheese
With homefries or hashbrowns
Homemade Oatmeal
Deluxe​ oats w/ bananas, nuts, raisons, brown suger & milk
With raisons, brown suger & milk
Justin's world famous homemade gravy
Small (1) biscuit $3.99
Med. (2) biscuits $5.99
Large (3) biscuits $6.95
The Best on the Central Coast
We are a small cafe with a wonderful patio.We have wonderful homemade breakfast and lunch dishes.We have award winning chile verde and clam chowder.I have thee best crew in town.We love our customers and we have formed wonderful long lasting friendships.I a truly honored to be a part of the central coast community.I donate to wonderful charities to give back to the community.I am the blessed one.Come in and see us!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe, Diner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews biscuits and gravy home fries eggs benedict lamb steak ham french toast potatoes sandwich clam chowder chilli great breakfast place chile verde best breakfast in town cute place great place to eat large portions worth the wait
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good omelettes. Today I had Penny’s Favorite Omlette, bacon, cheese, mushrooms with avacoda slices on top. The cooked potatoes are great also. Good service. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank jrodreick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for breakfast having heard the food was good. The place is small, very small but that is the way it is. The food is worth it. It is all well prepared and presented nicely. We both had omelettes my wife the Veggie...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Allan B
Reviewed December 14, 2018

Great food, the fact that we were some of the only non-locals is a good sign! The food was very good and filling, even my year and a half year old ate it all. The staff are super friendly as well. Recommend eating her!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Captain_AmeriDad
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

I wanted a good breakfast, and I got one here. They serve standard diner food, with reasonable prices. Service was friendly and fast. My Denver omelet was huge, and tasty. Good value.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mark672
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Seriously, I don’t know what all the hype is about. Neither my French toast nor my husband’s omelette and potatoes were anything special. Even the coffee was mediocre.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JKW3
Reviewed November 1, 2018

This little gem is a local fav. Great food, fun staff and relaxing way to start the day. Breakfast cooked to order or off the menu. And the coffee is non stop.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Armando S
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Decent food, but their dining room is horribly small. Long waiting times to eat inside, and you WILL want to eat inside, especially on a typical sub-60-degree morning. Believe it or not, they did not bother to buy propane for their otherwise adequate heaters for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Tnewcomb99
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Love to have breakfast here. A bit pricey but worth it if you want a big breakfast. The service is very good. Friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Randol R
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Penny’s All American is a must stop every time we come to Pismo Beach. Even if you have to wait (our group is usually large), they are always very accommodating. The food is consistently fantastic, served quickly, in plentiful portions. Penny is usually on site...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Margaret U
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Frequented by locals more than visitors, this little hole in the wall on Price St that closes at 2 pm, so get there before to enjoy some of the biggest best omelettes you could possibly desire. The ham steak is to die for if you...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Whimsicalartist
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Sonji D
June 28, 2017|
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YES!! You can get a burger at 6am or breakfast at 2 pm.
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