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“Great Breakfast, nice setting”

Log Cabin Cafe & Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 27 Restaurants in Kings Beach
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Castro Valley, California
Level 6 Contributor
399 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast, nice setting”
Reviewed October 6, 2013

We were looking for a place for breakfast near where we were staying, and we saw all the cars parked at the Log Cabin Cafe. So we decided to give it a try and we are certainly glad we did. The atmosphere is great, with a comfortable waiting area upstairs. We ordered Eggs Benedict, Biscuits and Gravy, and a Breakfast Burrito. All three meals were very tasty, however, the portions are too much. You could easily share a plate, particularly between and adult and a child. And while the food was very good, the prices were very high. Breakfast for 3 of us was $45 before the tip. We would definately eat here again.

  • Visited October 2013
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Spokane, Washington
Level 6 Contributor
158 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Worth the Wait”
Reviewed September 28, 2013

Voted "Best Breakfast" was correct. Good food and rustic atmosphere. Many others felt the same way and we had to wait about an hour to get in (which I usually am not likely to do). The service was personal and quick but not rushed. Flavorful food and nice selection, Worth the wait if you have to.

  • Visited September 2013
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Ohio
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Tremendous value; yummy yummy yummy!!!!”
Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

We came here for breakfast... A table of four during the week around 9am so seating was not an issue. Walked into this cute dining room and was seated immediately. I ordered a smoke salmon scramble with their homemade smoked salmon; it was phenomenal!!! The perfect amount of capers, mushrooms, and eggs that were not over cooked; really set up this dish for a hungry eater's delight!

I am still savoring this dish, and next time will probably order it again... Is that terrible?

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank izuj
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dallas
Level 4 Contributor
44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Ice Cream Treat”
Reviewed September 21, 2013

Asked for a double scoop and got like 8 scoops. The cone was sooverflowing with ice cream it took almost an hour to eat it.What a bargain. The best deal of our trip and it tasted great and cost so little.

Visited July 2013
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Chandler, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
190 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Great breakfast place”
Reviewed September 12, 2013

We stopped by this morning for breakfast what a cool little place. The waitress was friendly and seated us within a few minutes. The menu is short by nice with many specials. The pancakes were some of the best I have had in a long time. Looking forward to returning next time I am in the area must place to go.

  • Visited September 2013
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