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Alley Cafe

2265 Pear St, Pinole, CA 94564-1765
+1 510-724-5312
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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2265 Pear St, Pinole, CA 94564-1765
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have been eating breakfast here for 3 or 4 years. The ownership has changed 3 or 4 times since I started coming here. Things changed a little bit, but the food has remained good and the service is excellent. The staff have become friends...More

Thank paulbutler622
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Good Food, but limited menu. Went for Breakfast. Portions are good. Food Good. Just wish there are more choices.

Thank yvonne p
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My first time here, and Alley Cafe is one of life's pleasant surprises: my complicated custom omelette arrived, fast, hot, fresh, bigger than those at all my other fave breakfast spots, loaded with the perfect balance of my requested ingredients, cooked lightly and evenly, with...More

1  Thank StoneyBaroque
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I really like this place for breakfast. I don't live very close, but whenever I'm in the area I try to stop in. The service is a little slow, but the place is always busy and the food is great.

Thank amylfed
Reviewed 5 February 2016

its does have its ups & downs. (hit & miss vibe) hard to get good service during the weekends but its great during the Tues- Friday breakfast/ brunch hours.

Thank Drew J
Reviewed 8 September 2015

My wife has lived in pinole since the fifty's and we ate there sometime ago before the new owner the food with the old owner was to big a portion since sarah and her husband have taken over we have tried breakfast and brunch many...More

2  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 30 June 2014

The food at Alley Cafe is great, but they usually only have one server on duty so the wait time can be very long. If you don't mind waiting, it's a good breakfast place.

Thank KayintheBay
Reviewed 2 September 2013

First of all, the Alley Cafe now accepts credit cards. Next, it is an old-fashioned counter-and-booth joint where you can watch the cook make everything from scratch. Third, it is hidden behind a smallish door in a building right next to the Pinole City Hall;...More

Thank OnParleFrancais
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We staid at Pinole cause we planned visit SF however we found this place to breakfast near from the hotel and it was so great! The perfect balance between flavor and price including an America traditional place. Regards from Mexico!

Thank Flakolowits
Reviewed 6 October 2012

its more quantity than quality. I have seen them take an order from someone that just walked in (a regular in the rest) before taking an order of someone that had been waiting. Food is just so so and they give you way too much.

Thank M M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2265 Pear St, Pinole, CA 94564-1765
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pinole
  • Phone Number: +1 510-724-5312
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