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Wet Hen Cafe

3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
+1 775-657-8880
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“quiche” (68 reviews)
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
“apple pie” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great ham n’ cheese omelette. The food is clean and fresh and the coffee is very good. The restaurant staff is very friendly and courteous.

Thank rschaetzl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cozy environment. Friendly service. Excellent food. I especially liked the veggie quiche which even has a crust of sliced potatoes. They also have a small bakery which is very good.

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Thank tom4judy
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wet Hen Cafe serves excellent breakfasts and lunches! The food is ALWAYS AMAZING! The staff is Always Amazing! They are friendly and caring!Friends and eat there at least once a week!

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Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Reno for a business trip and wanted to have breakfast at the Wet Hen after reading all the positive reviews. I’m glad we stopped by! Generous portions, tasty food (maybe the best sourdough bread I’ve ever had) and friendly service. I feel...More

Thank nflladyfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is very good, had a great bacon omelet, but I felt like I was in a grade school lunch room. Small tables, very close to each other, made it uncomfortable for me. If they were to move into a more spacious location I think...More

1  Thank slotdoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A funky, eclectic breakfast-plus location, with interesting quiche and good soups. Not a great destination, as the seating is limited, the small patio too sunny, and the ordering is a bit funky, but if its cool enough to sit outside, the food is worth the...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very cute place with some seriously good food. It is a bit small but everyone works hard to take care of their customers as quickly and efficiently as possible. There were five of us for breakfast and I don't remember what we...More

1  Thank Judy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to go out for an easy breakfast and The Wet Hen Cafe came up as a favorite. Not too far from where we were staying so we checked it out. It’s obviously a local favorite. We noticed the servers and patrons were all very...More

1  Thank Sheila P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always good food with a locals appreciation for service.I go a couple a times a month for breakfast or lunch.Breakfast potatoes with an omelet, excellent, and the turkey sandwich along with the best cookies in town.

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Thank garylU1647PJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wet Hen Cafe is an excellent experience. Its small and intimate, yet the food is outstanding andpresented artistically. The decor is homey and contributes to the friendly and quaint atmosphere.The service is prompt and courteous giving the mantra "Not Fast Food, But Good Food...More

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1  Thank 667jennieb
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Nick A
September 20, 2018|
Response from Brandon W | Property representative |
Hi Nick, We don’t currently accept payments via that app. We do accept all Major credit cards, cash and Samsung pay. Hope that helps! Brandon Wade Wet Hen Café
George T
January 19, 2016|
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Response from Larry F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Why not call and ask them yourself? 775-657-8880.
Veronica L
April 28, 2015|
Response from Brandon W | Property representative |
Hi Veronica! We're located on the northeast corner of Longley and South McCarran. That's about 5 minutes east of South Virginia Street at 3979 South McCarran Blvd. Nearby businesses are the Human Bean coffee drive through... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-657-8880
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Locally owned and operated cafe serving freshly prepared comfort food for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy a warm and cozy environment to plant yourself. Curb your appetite or warm your heart while plugging into our free Wi-Fi!
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