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Buttercup Pantry

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Main St, Placerville, CA
+1 530-621-1320
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (20 reviews)
“omelet” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main St, Placerville, CA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service great at dinner. Food good, with some items outstanding, like the fried chicken. Senior menu unimaginative Music repetitive.

Thank rover36
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Buttercup Pantry is a very warm and inviting restaurant. The staff make you feel at home and they’re quick to seat/serve. I came in on the Sunday rush and I was seated almost immediately. I was dining solo but they did have “couple seating” open...More

Thank tyzenp
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Like I said in the title, burgers and pies are amazing! Definitely you should try. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Prices are normal and they have a perking place too.

Thank Remus R
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We enjoyed brunch here with friends about a week ago. So much variety on the menu, but my husband and I went with simple eggs and potatoes. The eggs were cooked just as we like them, and the hashbrowns crisp but not dry. The service...More

Thank Clydene R
Reviewed April 12, 2018

I typically take the salad bar at any restaurant that has one. I do it, not for the all you can eat, but for getting exactly what I like. Then, then, then going back for the best of the favorites. Buttercup Pantry was right at...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed March 28, 2018

I went with a friend, unfortunately either one of us was pleased with our meals. She had fried chicken, it was so dry that it felt like hard candy. I had a salmon salad and I had much much better

Thank hermosa2018
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is what a serve everything you want eatery should be like...everything and it is all good. I come often for the homemade pies...and the milk shakes are the best I've ever had..really. Soup and salad bar can't be beat. So, if you have not...More

Thank delyn35
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Heading out of town to Rohnert Park and stopped in for lunch. Good service and great atmosphere. Extensive menu, but on the higher end. I had a cheeseburger and fries, which wad cooked perfectly and my wife had half sandwich and soup. Nice place to...More

Thank Jimmie R
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Always have to grab a meal here when we travel through. Had the 1/2 sandwich and cheesy potatoes soup today. It was tasty and hot. Hubby had the cheeseburger with fries. That too was delicious. We love this cozy old fashioned place. Always clean and...More

Thank Liz R
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We like this place for breakfast and lunch. Good omelets and other breakfast items along with lunch menu. Senior menu available. Soups are not very good the times I've had them. Salad bar is just OK.

Thank 401sherriw
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March 9, 2018|
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Response from Cassandra K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they offer vegetarian and gluten free.
Grace B
November 20, 2016|
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Response from PattiRx | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry for the delayed response but yes, they are open for Thanksgiving with abbreviated hours. They do not take reservations. I would envy your dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St, Placerville, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-621-1320
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