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1408 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4111
+1 650-348-0417
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08:00 - 14:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother, who searches out Swedish pancakes, wanted to go here. The place is tiny and elbow-to-elbow when we came, which seemed to bode well. First off, the coffee is superb--the best I've had in a restaurant in a long time. I order the Alaskan smoked salmon scramble, and my mother got the oatmeal Swedish pancakes--a non-traditional combo--but both were... More 

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Burlingame, California
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How can you elevate the morning meal? Eggs and ham can only be prepared a hand full of ways, and this isn't it. Limited menu, and not much exciting, truly, a lame attempt for the elite to feel they are at one with their rank and file brothers and sisters. Eh! Service was friendly and efficient, but not enough to... More 

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Thank Gary W
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I come to Burlingame often for business. I stayed near Burlingame Ave and walked to this restaurant two days in a row for breakfast. Simple menu but good food and nice staff. I will definitely be back again. Recommend for couples soli travelers and even a breakfast business meeting. Matt W

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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Small, quaint restaurant, parking on the street. Good food. Great breakfasts. Wonderful and attentive service. Thanks!

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Thank Stuart L
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This place serves wonderful breakfasts. The only problem, at least for me, is the claustrophobic space, but you will not be disappointed by the food. Service can be hit or miss.

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Mountain View, California
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764 reviews
470 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 379 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I love any place that serves breakfast late, every day. But my experience bringing my friend here for her birthday was only okay. The food was good-- I had the quiche with fresh fruit and it was really tasty. We also ordered lattes though and whatever came was very strange... not really lattes so much as hot liquid coffee parfait?... More 

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boston, ma
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133 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

Nice place, nice people, nice food. Go with a group of friends so you can try more of their goodies in one sitting- eggs, rice, beans, fruit, oatmeal, pancakes, toast, potatos- all delicious, finest fresh ingredients. Lovely way to start a California day...

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menlo park ca
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

This place frequently has a wait for seating, not necessarily because it's so good but because the capacity is so small. A long counter overlooks the prep & cook area. There are a few tables at the rear, very closely spaced. There are a few tiny sidewalk tables but no umbrellas. 3 egg "scrambles" are a popular breakfast item, with... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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283 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

This is a really tiny place with tables close together and hoping for a quick turnover of diners. It had come highly recommended but I went away a little disappointed because they brought me the wrong scramble. Mine was supposed to have Italian sausage in it. As I eat the first portions, I kept expecting to taste sausage; then I... More 

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San Francisco Bay Area
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269 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

Stopped by for breakfast on a Sunday morning with family. We got there just before a rush of customers, so got our table immediately, which was a good thing. It's a very narrow restaurant, with a nice long counter area, and several tables in the back. The setting is nice inside, and the staff is very friendly and attentive. Breakfast... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Cuisine
American, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: +1 650-348-0417
Description
We are located in one of the oldest buildings on Burlingame Avenue in the Heart of Burlingame. Serving breakfast and lunch daily,we are the perfect place to enjoy house made comfort food in a cozy neighborhood atmosphere. Along with tables for dining, we have a counter for everyone to watch our open kitchen. Evenings are available for small private events as well.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?