We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Cracker Box Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
402 E William St, Carson City, NV 89701-4030
+1 775-882-4556
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

176 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 176: English reviews
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best breakfast and lunch in Carson City. You may have to wait a bit, but it's definitely worth it. Bring cash or check; there is an ATM inside restaurant. Staff are friendly and swift. The veggie omelet is out of this world.

Thank lucyk434
Waco, TX
Level Contributor
62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

We stopped here on our way from the airport in Reno to Lake Tahoe. There were 8 in our party and we all got something different and all were excellent. We wished it was in Tahoe we would have eaten there several times. Service was so good, we felt like family.

Thank mimiinwaco
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
834 reviews
415 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 907 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

my partner and I were recommended this place by a lady in Virginia city. staff friendly. property a good size. clean. food tasty ,hot, and service was quick. enjoyed it before our road trip ahead.

Thank enncle
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We like to eat different places when we travel and always want to give the local places a try. I was excited based on the reviews and like old fashioned diners. This was ok, have had much better. Staff was nice, resturant was clean, prices were a little steep, food was nothing special. I didn't eat my sausage as I... More 

Thank Cindy D
Dayton, Nevada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This is the best breakfast in town! My husband and I eat here on a regular basis and have never had a bad meal. My favorite breakfast is Adams Special. Also if you are around for lunch try the Sole.

Thank Mary B
Gardnerville, Nevada, United States
Level Contributor
60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Basic food, prepared well. Fresh squeezed OJ. MIss the great pies they used to have, they were out of this world. Has been around a long time.

Thank carnbru
Santa Barbara, California
Level Contributor
45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Our breakfast was fantastic. We had the fresh squeezed OJ, a must have, the spinach, bacon, tomato omelet and the steak breakfast. The omelet had the perfect balance of ingredients. The potatoes were cooked perfectly. Service was excellent!

Thank Jill D
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

A true locals favorite conveniently located right on HWY 50 (E. Williams St. in Carson City) near its intersection with old HWY 395. Breakfast's are best with their special potatoes (no hash browns).

Thank Tom H
Port Moody, Canada
Level Contributor
315 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

A great place for breakfast especially the Omelette with Linguica sausage. This garlicky Portuguese sausage has a unique flavour that really compliments the eggs and veggies in this dish. The staff are really helpful and friendly and the decor is so genuine 50's diner that you think you're back in Milwaukee.

Thank bryanharnett
Boulder, CO, United States
Level Contributor
15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

We are from Colorado, but for the last year and a half I have been working on a project in Knoxville, TN. The food in Tenn is so horrible, that we don't eat out anymore. I have met many out of state people who agree with me on that. When you go on vacation, most hotels have their standard mediocre... More 

Thank Mikey B

Travelers who viewed Cracker Box Restaurant also viewed


Been to Cracker Box Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 E William St, Carson City, NV 89701-4030
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-882-4556

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cracker Box Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?