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Kopper Kettle Cafe

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$$ - $$$
American, Diner, Cafe
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243 Main, Chester, CA 96020
+1 530-258-2698
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Today
06:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Corning, California
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff were great, place was neat and portions were large and priced reasonably! Highly recommend!We found out that the staff enjoys working together and at that place... doesn't that just make you want to go there?:-)

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Thank belovedpetra
Willows, California, United States
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and gettin our dinner was fairly fast... some French fries on the floor by our table was not fun to almost slip on.. asked for brown gravy and got a yellowish chicken gravy?? Asked for mashed potatoes and they gave me what looked like mashed but was actually just a baked potato out of the skin.. that's a... More 

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Thank Steve W
San Jose, California
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We vacation at Lake Almanor during the summer season each year. Our favorite restaurant is the Kopper Kettle. The menu offers good selection for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The food is good and the servings are huge! Great deal for the price and, depending on your appetite, two people can share or you may have a portion to take home... More 

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Thank Kathryn M
Reno, Nevada
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've been here many times, usually for breakfast. The food is okay, nothing special but not terrible either. Large portions are the norm.

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Thank rum r
Chico, California, United States
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent service,the food was good. Our friends had a dog that would not have been happy being out in the car and would have barked, so we were allowed to bring him out with us on the patio. I know when these friends come back to visit, we will go here again.

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Thank Heidi I
Melbourne, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Go somewhere else for dinner. Pork chops: dry and flavorless. Vegetable: carrots. Suggest breakfast here instead.

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Thank NYTBestseller
Monterey Peninsula
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Our waitress was wonderful. The cafe itself so quaint. The food was delicious; hot, ready in minutes and the biscuits.....light and fluffy:)

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Thank Kathy K
South Jersey
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44 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Service was hit and miss. So was the food. The turkey dinner came with a good baked potato with one hard spot, a half ear of yellow corn saturated in butter, bland turkey deli-sliced, and chicken gravy more like melted fat.

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Thank Hiker0
San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Three stars for breakfast, acceptable but a little pricey for what you get. Old style diner, probably look like it did 40 years ago. Very friendly, nice staff. Dinner was awful-- one star. Broiled fish was cold inside, perhaps cooked while still frozen? When informed of the problem, the friendly waitress asked "would you like me to heat that up... More 

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Thank SDSF96
Albany
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

My partner and I ate breakfast. The food was very good. The biscuits were awesome. We thought both the home fries and hash browns were also excellent. It was a lot of food and the price was reasonable. The servers were very friendly. I look forward to returning for the pancake.

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Thank Pat W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Main, Chester, CA 96020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 530-258-2698

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