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Budget Cafe

832 E Ocean Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436-7017
+1 805-735-4085
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
12 Nov 2016
“Good breakfast eats at a local establishment”
14 Sep 2016
“Homey little place”
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832 E Ocean Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436-7017
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

When I am traveling, I want to eat in a place that is local (not a chain), and that locals patronize. This seemed to be the place. I got hot coffee right away (and refills when I was low). The menu had lots of choices,...More

Thank cj02139
Reviewed 15 September 2016

It's not fancy, but the food reminded me of my grandmother's. There's a small salad bar, but I recommend the daily specials and the pie. Try the pork chops!

Thank escapeartist49
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Had a late breakfast here one morning. Didn't expect much out of a place called the Budget Café, but we were pleasantly surprised. My husband had eggs benedict with hash browns and I had a BLT with potato salad. My husband really enjoyed his meal...More

Thank JeanY091
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I try to stay positive, but I think people need to be warned. For the positive, the waitress was professional. Food was terrible, I had the ribs special, barely edible. The kids had french toast and pancakes, said it was the worse food they ever...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We have reviewed this place before and it wasn't a good due to a lack of cleanliness. We were pleased to see they have put a lot of effort into cleaning the place. Maybe they finally listened. The breakfast was great! Machaca and eggs were...More

Thank spark1
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Nice folks & friendly service. Extensive menu of old-time favorites. Don't expect gourmet food here and you'll get a decent meal at a fair price.

Thank bud9845
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Service was good....nice waitress. That's about it for the positives. Floor and walls were dirty and run down. Food was mediocre at best and not really worth the effort to eat it. I had the vegetarian lasagna. It was like a cheap frozen dinner. Would...More

Thank MakarForestHaven
Reviewed 14 January 2016

If you're staying at O'Cairns or any motel near that, stop in this little Mom & Pop place. Great breakfast that will fill you up, great afternoon menu as well. Friendly place and seems to be a favorite of the locals and I can see...More

Thank Digger D
Reviewed 4 October 2015

if you want good breakfast thats not too overpriced this is the place, be careful about the substitutions and extras , they will not tell you that its extra and charge you accordingly, bacon eggs and pancakes great, make sure you ask for meat in...More

Thank Kroane
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We stopped by for lunch and enjoyed a couple burgers with fries. Price was right and the food was tasty. What more could you want?

Thank KansasHank
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 832 E Ocean Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436-7017
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lompoc
  • Phone Number: +1 805-735-4085
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