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The Pantry

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726 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-5113
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were eating late breakfast, early lunch and had their Farmers Skillet. Really good on its own, but, it came with fantastic biscuits and gravy as well. We were very full! $25 for two included coffee. We would go back in a flash and it was obvious the locals were there! We were visiting.

Thank VashonTammy
Bakersfield, California
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114 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed Saturday breakfast at The Pantry, which had a steady traffic of local folk -- mostly baby boomers and beyond. The menu has reasonable diversity, and all of the food was good, but there was little to distinguish the food from any other coffee shop. Service was adequately attentive, although my potatoes were lukewarm when they arrived, making me... More 

Thank Bruce H
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast and service. 14 of us met for breakfast , till a little time fir them to get an area large enough for all of us to sit together... But they pulled it off. One person took all our orders and several to keep us in coffee and deliver our orders... But they pulled it off. Good food with... More 

Thank mytoy1cars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner. The prices were good and the employees were very nice. We had a turkey dinner, chicken fried steak, and chicken fried pork chops. The dessert list was long and tasty. There were a lot of locals there that night, and we will be going back.

Thank Jence3
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Ate breakfast here with friends food was really good great and friendly service reasonably priced good sized portions

Thank Ken R
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

No healthy food. Similar to Dennys. Coffee good. Servers very nice. Very clean. Fair pricing. Bathrooms clean.

Thank Jo K
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47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Been to The Pantry many times over the years. Our favorite meal there is breakfast....especially the French Toast! Dinner is good as well with home style favorites. Service is fast, employees are very polite. If you go on Sunday morning, expect to wait a bit as this is a busy time.

Thank jean k
Boise, Idaho
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32 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

My wife and I stopped in at The Pantry for breakfast. The service was so slow we had to ask for the waitress 4 times and most of the tables needed cleaned off. Seems like there was a rush then the wait staff all went into hiding. The meal was good and my wife and I was able to split... More 

Thank Mike35394
Santa Maria, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Servers attentive and friendly. Booths very comfy. Had craving for turkey and fixings and was not disappointed. Tasted just like home.

Thank Yolanda M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We go for the car show every year. This reataurant welcomes us with "Open arms". They dress in fifity's attire for us. It's very nice to see the younger generation dress like we did. They do a great job of catering to us in every way. We have to stop in for at least one meal while there. As you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 726 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-5113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: 805-739-8895

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?