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Little Cheerful Cafe

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American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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EGGS BENEDICT‎
Two poached eggs on a toasted English muffin and covered in our homemade hollandaise sauce.
Comes with hash browns or fruit. Don’t forget to “pimp your hash or cakes”
Homemade Crab Cakes with Sliced Avocado
The house favorite
Hash browns
Fruit
Wild Sock Eye Salmon and Veggies
Hash browns
Fruit
Thick-Sliced Ham, Bacon and Tomato
Hash browns
Fruit
Capicola, or Sauteed Seasonal Veggies
Hash browns
Fruit
Ask your server about today’s Benedict special!
OMELETS AND SCRAMBLES‎
All omelets and scrambles served with three eggs, hash browns or fruit, and toast. Don’t forget to “pimp your hash or cakes”
Chicken Apple Sausage Scramble
Chicken apple sausage, red onion, red pepper, spinach, homemade walnut pesto, and chopped apple. Apples make it American.
11.95
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
Crab Cake Omelet
Delicious homemade crab cake, jack, avocado, and Hermila’s pico de gallo salsa.
10.95
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
California Omelet
Spinach,‎ mushroom, onion, tomato, sun-dried tomato, and jack topped with avocado and sour cream.
9.95
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
Mediterranean Omelet
Mushroom, onion, spinach, black olive, Swiss and feta and our homemade walnut pesto. Unbelievable
9.95
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
A.B.T.J. Omelet
Avocado, bacon, tomato and jack.
9.95
Sour cream+1.00
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
S.M.U.T.S. Omelet 8.95
Spinach, mushroom, onion, tomato and Swiss.
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
Cheese Omelet
Your‎ choice of cheddar, Swiss, jack, or feta cheese.
7.95
Bacon+1.00
Ham+1.00
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
Veggie Omelet
‘Shroom,‎ onion, bell pepper, tomato, Swiss and cheddar.
8.95
Ham+1.00
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
Business-Time Omelet
Ham,‎ bacon, red onion, mushroom and Swiss cheese.
10.95
Hash browns
Fruit
Egg-white omelets+1.00
HASH BROWNS‎
Top your browns with an egg
California Browns
You don’t need tight shorts, a fake tan and an 8x10 glossy head shot to enjoy these. Spinach, mushrooms, onion, tomato, sun-dried tomato, and jack, topped with avocado and sour cream.
7.95
Egg+1.50
Multicultural Browns
Red onion, red bell pepper, artichoke hearts, mushroom, avocado, Hermila’s pico de gallo salsa, jack and feta.
7.95
Egg+1.50
Mediterranean Browns
Mushroom, onion, spinach, black olive, Swiss and feta and our homemade walnut pesto.
7.95
Egg+1.50
Kevin Browns
Sauteed chicken breast, homemade pesto, tomato, onion, red pepper, spinach, roasted garlic, Swiss cheese.
8.95
Egg+1.50
Market Browns
Could be kale, onions and goat cheese, could be asparagus, bacon and hollandaise, just ask your server what our nutty cooks are throwing together.
8.95
Egg+1.50
Boss Browns
The browns formerly known as Denver. Ham, mushroom, tomato, onion, and bell pepper, topped with cheddar and Swiss.
7.95
Egg+1.50
Veggie Browns
Mushroom, tomato, onion, and bell pepper, topped with cheddar and Swiss.
6.95
Egg+1.50
Bacon and Cheddar Browns
Nuff said
6.95
Egg+1.50
Cheese Browns
Your choice of cheddar, Swiss or jack.
5.50
Egg+1.50
PANCAKES, ETC‎
French Toast
Fresh farmer Bread from the bread farm in bow, battered and cooked to golden perfection, topped with a sprinkle of powdered sugar and served with fresh fruit. Tell your server “pimp my French!”
7.95
Pimp your French+2.00
Short stack3.95
Full stack4.95
Here’s Looking at Ya
Two buttermilk pancakes with 2 eggs any style and 2 bacon, or 1 link, or 1 slice of ham, or a patty sausage.
7.95
French toast for cakes+1.00
Short stack3.95
Full stack4.95
SANDWICHES‎
Sandwiches come on a ciabatta roll unless otherwise noted and come with your choice of French fries, soup, green salad, or fresh fruit.
Belli Burger
1/3Lb lean ground beef patty served with lettuce, tomato, red onion, and mayo.
6.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Belli Button Burger
Belli served with Swiss and sauteed button shrooms.
8.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Bacon Cheese Burger
Belli served with bacon and cheese.
8.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Myocardial Infarction Burger
The heart attack! 2,500 calories, 100g fat! You’ll feel like an elephant is sitting on your chest (but who cares, you’re invincible right?). 2/3lb burger, 2 fried eggs, jack, cheddar, Swiss, bacon, ham, mushrooms and onions. Served with French fries and ranch.
12.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Patty Melt
Same great burger served on grilled rye with sauteed red onion and Swiss.
8.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Crab Cake Sandwich
Our delicious crab cakes served on a ciabatta roll with avocado, pico de gallo, lettuce, tomato, jack and mayo.
12.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Chicken with the Blues
Grilled chicken breast with bacon, avocado, chipotle mayo and blue cheese.
8.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Chicken Pesto
Grilled chicken breast with sun-dried tomato and jack.
8.95
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
Veggie Pesto
A bunch of sauteed veggies and jack cheese on farmer’s bread from the bread farm.
8.95
Salmon+3.00
French fries
Soup
Green salad
Fresh fruit
Stick of butter+5.00
SOUPS AND SALADS‎
Dressing choices; ranch, chipotle ranch, blue cheese, honey mustard, balsamic vinaigrette
Soup of the Day
Always‎ delicious! Just ask your server
3.95
Tossed Green Salad
4.95
Soup and Salad Combo
Small green salad or caesar with bowl of soup. Just pour it on!
6.95
Chicken with the Blues Salad
Chicken breast with bacon, avocado, caramelized pecans and blue cheese on a bed of spinach.
9.95
Caesar Salad
Fresh romaine, croutons, parmesan cheese, and caesar dressing.
6.95
Sauteed chicken breast+2.00
Salmon+3.00
Chef’s Salad
Fresh romaine and veggies with sauteed chicken breast, ham, Swiss and cheddar.
7.95
The Chopped Club
A club sandwich chopped up and tossed with fresh romaine and chipotle ranch dressing.
8.95
Border Patrol
Fresh romaine, avocado, red onion, tomato, fresh garlic, and corn.
7.95
Sauteed chicken breast+2.00
Eurotrash
Fresh romaine, tomato, celery, green pepper, onion, olives, cucumber, and feta cheese, topped with two slices of lemon.
7.95
FOR AVERAGE HUMANS‎
Don't forget to "pimp your hash or cakes"
Two Eggs
Two eggs any style, served with hash and toast.
4.95
Biscuits and Gravy
Served with 2 eggs and hash browns. Just what you need to soak up the booze.
6.95
The Cyclops
One‎ egg any style with hash and toast and 2 bacon, or 1 link, or 1 slice of ham, or 1 country sausage, or veggie sausage.
5.95
Egg Mc Stupid
One egg scrambled with cheddar with your choice of bacon, or ham or sausage on an English muffin. Served with hash browns or fruit.
5.95
Veggie Stupid
One egg scrambled with cheddar cheese with avocado and sliced tomato on an English muffin. Served with hash browns or fruit.
5.95
Big Stupid
Two eggs scrambled with cheddar cheese, three bacon, and sliced tomato on a ciabatta roll. Served with hash browns or fruit.
7.95
Oatmeal or Granola with Milk
For the boooooring
4.95
SIDEWAYS‎
Toast or English Muffin
1.50
1 Egg
1.50
2 Eggs
2.50
Fresh Fruit
3.50
Bacon, Ham, Sausage, or Veggie Sausage
3.95
Two Homemade Crab Cakes
6.95
Sliced Tomato or Avocado
1.50
Sour Cream or Gravy
1.00
Blueberries or Seasonal Fruit
2.00
Hermila's Kick-Ass Pico De Gallo Salsa
1.50
WHAT’S TO DRINK‎
Agri Bay Organic Coffee
Locally roasted
2.00
Tea
Iced or hot
2.00
Coke, Diet Coke, or 7Up
1.50
Milk
Sm.1.50
Lg.2.00
Choco2.50
Double Espresso or Americano
2.00
Double Latte or Cappuccino
3.00
Double Mocha
3.50
Hot Chocolate
2.50
V 8
2.50
Juice
Sm.1.75
Lg.2.95
Apple
Orange
Grapefruit
Cranberry
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Reviewed August 24, 2019

For many years we always look for the small, "out-of-the-way", "Little Place" that should be unique. This IS IT. . .! Is the kitchen in the Serving area? OR, do you eat in the kitchen??? I usually just ask for "Breakfast"... the server will say;...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Rick P
Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

Evidently this is a Bellingham staple but we had never eaten here because they are not listed as having gluten free options. They have gluten free options and they “get it.” We sat outside in the patio with our dog and the dog got water...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank dirion
Reviewed August 11, 2019

I happened upon this café and it looked like a nice mix of customers so I entered, even though I was turned off by the name. I expected ordinary breakfast food but was pleasantly surprised. The waitress let me custom order so that I didn't...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank wrygirl
Reviewed August 10, 2019

We ate here for the first time on a busy Saturday morning. Loved it! The atmosphere is quirky. Nothing matches which is the charm. The staff is very friendly and busy busy busy. It takes a while to get your food so order a beverage...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Michele W
Reviewed July 5, 2019

Great tunes, great food (we had breakfast - the eggs benedict was FABULOUS!). Our waitress was fast and friendly and had no problem chatting about things to do in the area. Don't miss this local tastery keeping the great American diner experience alive in Bellingham!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank TravelHappy2gether
Reviewed March 11, 2019

yes, you can have it all!!! the best breakfast for lunch right downtown!! They serve great hash browns with just about everything you order. Not interested in breakfast, then try their burgers.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Martha1105
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

I've been to the Little Cheerful for breakfast twice now and both times were excellent. The biscuits are homemade and buttery - so good. The bacon was good quality and cooked to perfection. And the eggs were cooked to order. Friendly wait staff too. Great...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jennypenny_sea
Reviewed January 2, 2019

I realize that this place is an institution in Bellingham, but I will never go there again. I ordered a vegie omelette and asked if I could substitute extra vegies for the potatoes and toast since I am avoiding carbs. Big mistake. I didn't mind...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Mark9168
Reviewed December 30, 2018

ffo is good and lots of young people but too expensive and all cash.........not worth the money. go somewhere else.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank D I F
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Hashbrowns, eggs, and strong coffee. What else could you want? Cozy breakfast place that's worth a visit. Cash only, but they have an ATM nearby.

Date of visit: December 2018
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