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“Authentic and Great Service” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Al's Cafe

Al's Cafe
1823 W Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-2618
559-233-9226
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Ranked #326 of 1,060 Restaurants in Fresno
Cuisines: Mexican, American
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout
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Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Authentic and Great Service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Once again - loved Al's Cafe. The service is great, the portions enormous and you won't get Cal-Mex like this anywhere.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Clovis, California, USA
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Varied menu”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Mexican food with a twist. The chili verde isn't green. It's Italian red! Plenty of food. Nice people working there.
Order the chips. Its rumored they are sprinkled with crack because they are so addicting!
As busy as they are, there is always a place to sit and you always get your coffee or soft drink refilled. If you like hot, ask for the extra hot salsa. You have to know about it to get it.
Very nice pancakes and regular breakfast fare.
They don't take credit cards, but they have an ATM by the door.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Dallas, TX
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Nothing fancy. Just good food and good service!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Im glad I found Al's on trip advisor It's my kind of place. Not anything fancy, just good food and great service.

    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank kevyo
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Fresno, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“local place, great value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

We have been taking folks to Al's for years, and every time, they end up becoming regulars. Great breakfasts and lunches. Combination of diner and Mexican favorites, something for everyone. Don't miss the cicken fried steak, with biscuits and gravy of course! Breakfast burrito, huevos rancheros and verde omelettes rock. Burgers and sandwiches are delicious as well. Prices are very reasonable, and portions are generous. Service is outstanding, with friendly faces we have seen for years. These professionals can handle any size group, special requests and separate checks with aplomb.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Fresno, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“You get what you pay for”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

love brkfst, fills me up every visit. You can eat all types of food. Great place

Visited May 2012
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