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Calico Cupboard Old Town Cafe & Bakery

121 Freeway Dr Ste B, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-2816
+1 360-336-3107
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 Freeway Dr Ste B, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-2816
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Classic breakfast options, scrambles, omelettes, pancakes and baked goods. We got two entrees and an apple cinnamon rolls and took home a full meal. It’s a cute setting with lots of seating. Service was good.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MarcoSeattle_WA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here is he place to eat breakfast or lunch, especially if you are really hungry and like a BIG breakfast! It is occasionally crowded, but when you do sit down the service is excellent and the selections are many. The food is really well prepared...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was great but food was marginal & price high for what we got. Half sandwich w/cup of soup, half sandwich w/small green salad, 2 glasses of a house wine that wasn’t particularly good, and one piece of chocolate pie (pie was excellent) = $53...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LunchingLady246
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Calico has great food if you have great patience. There’s a “seater” who is not your waiter, someone else who does coffee and your waiter doesn’t actually bring your food. After a >20 minute wait to be seated, plan on half an hour to get...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Don't forget to check out this little gem in downtown Mount Vernon, WA. Whether it be breakfast OR lunch, it's all GOOD!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Msagro
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Breakfast here is so good, and served all day, so that you might not try the other stuff. We had great breakfasts, in mid-day. Fresh ingredients, nice sized portions too. They have some really wonderful looking pastries that we were too full to order. Nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hal72
Reviewed November 14, 2018

I have eaten here a couple of times in the last couple of weeks, and I don't get why people love this place. Food seems to be overpriced and not terribly exciting. I had a sausage scramble the last time that came to the table...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hqvtraveler
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Good selection, fun place to meet friends. Pretty busy, so prepare for a wait, but only about 10 minutes at worst. Nice hearty meals, Really love the lemon pie.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 44MVTraveler
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Food and service is always excellent. Seating may be a bit awkward fro some so please request your preference.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tls7045
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I ate here for the first time with a group of friends. It was very cozy and the service was good. There were many people there in the afternoon. There was an antique shop connected to the restaraunt although I didn't have time to check...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JoAnn542
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Patti K
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Response from Sandra B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do take reservations. Our work group meets there every year for a Christmas breakfast so we reserve ahead of time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Freeway Dr Ste B, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-2816
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-336-3107
We are a made from scratch breakfast and lunch café and bakery celebrating over 38 years in business.
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