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Saugus Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner
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25861 Railroad Ave, Saugus, CA 91350-2560
+1 661-259-7886
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Santa Clarita, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Flo is the best. She has been there as long as I can remember and still can handle a large crowd at 2am. The food is always cooked to order and just what one needs after an eventful night on the town. Even if you just stop in for coffee, you can keep the party going for a few extra... More 

Thank nal333
Los Angeles
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77 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

The Saugus Café has been around a very long time; almost 130 years in fact; once you come here you will understand why. The wait staff is friendly without being in your face and the portions are very good and best of all they taste good. The specials are written on chalk boards above the kitchen area and there are... More 

Thank JohnBoy813
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We've been to the Saugus cafe many times. After watching friends of the hostess / waitress seat friends ahead of us and others after we had waited for 25 minutes I challenged her. She was rude, used foul language and told lie after lie while defending her poor choice. To make matters worse the food was wrong and cold. We... More 

Thank Jerry K
New Providence, New Jersey
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340 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

This was a must stop when I heard how old this place was. Went here for ice cream an shakes...was pleased. They say this is the oldest restaraunt in Santa Clarita. Place looked it...but service was fantastic and ice cream was solid. When back in the area, I will go back. Kids loved it.

Thank Michael A
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54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a hearty meal at a historic Santa Clarita Valley cafe. Good food, warm hospitable service and reasonable prices! My breakfast consisted of a short stack, hash browns, scrambled eggs, orange juice and a bottomless cup of joe. All reminiscent of a good old home cooked meal like mom makes. I look forward to my next visit.

Thank 54jh2013
Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 10:30 am for breakfast and were told 20-25 minute wait. One hour later and after many trips to the hostess station checking to see where we were in line, we noticed they were seating people who had arrived after us. When questioned, the hostess who looked to be about twelve years old said, well, they are a... More 

Thank debbyvac
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Opened in 1886, this is the oldest cafe in Santa Clarita Valley. When we walked inside, we were greeted by smiling and friendly staffs. They haven't done much update on the decor which is a good thing. You can feel the history of the place like going back in time. Breakfast selections are good and reasonable. This place has a... More 

Thank pinkcottage88
Richland, Washington
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378 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2016

Heard from a friend about this place and had to try it. He said the salad croutons were out of this world and they were. The amount of food you get is incredible, you will not go away hungry. The staff were over the top friendly, my only negative is that the place could use a good cleaning is all.

Thank Ranbud
Santa Clarita, CA
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

This restaurant is a big film location, so some weekdays it is not open. Average diner food and service, but very popular, especially for weekend breakfasts.

Thank tym4zin
Reno, Nevada
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

If you like the ambiance of diners from a bygone era serving big portions of good comfort food at prices a ranch hand can afford, then The Original Saugus Cafe is for you. Located on Railroad Avenue (name was changed from San Fernando Road) in what was once the town of Saugus near Newhall Ranch and now Santa Clarita, this... More 

Thank Brian_in_Reno

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25861 Railroad Ave, Saugus, CA 91350-2560
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saugus
  • Phone Number: +1 661-259-7886

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