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Cracker Box Restaurant

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402 E William St, Carson City, NV 89701-4030
+1 775-882-4556
06:00 - 14:00
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Carson City, Nevada
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small town atmosphere food is great, has an interesting take on the potatoes, onions and tomatoes for breakfast. Busy place

Thank catchamcd
Carson City, Nevada
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoy eating at the Cracker Box Restaurant, but I always want to read about how well the health department finds the kitchen. That is very important to me. I have never had a poor meal there. The waitresses are all super helpful and do their best to please. Refills are never an issue because they want you to be... More 

Thank traveling2_9
Las Vegas, Nevada
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you want to eat something great during the day and you are alone, with you family or friends this is the go to place. Hip retro vibe, great wait staff, and darn good eats every time.

Thank lwflawyer
Santa Maria, California, United States
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Omelettes and their specialty potatoes are really good. They have fresh squeezed juice and daily specials. The sweet potato pancake was tasty. We have not had lunch there yet, but heard it's good. Downside to this place is they don't take credit cards.

Thank SAMar64
Incline Village, Nevada
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was recommended by Stephen at Prestige Car Wash. We were pleasantly surprised at how fresh the food was. My husband had Eggs Benedict and I had a cup of very fresh lentil soup and 1/2 grilled cheese. I noticed that their OJ was fresh squeezed. They are only open for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy.

Thank 785karenf
Carson City, Nevada
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The home style potatoes for breakfast can't be beat.....not the run of the mill hash browns....wide variety of choices for breakfast and lunch plus daily specials. Attentive wait staff.

Thank eleanor b
Carson City, Nevada
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have always heard amazing things about the cracker box. So I went to try it and I will say that their food definitely didn't disappoint. Not only were their portions large, but everything had that seemed to have a homemade touch. Their home fries were especially delicious and all of the ingredients tasted like they were picked fresh that... More 

Thank CarsonFoodie
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Lived in Carson for many years and finally got to try this place, its super small and was amazingly loud, the service was slow and generally not interested in serving my wife and I. They treated the regular customers very well and it just made us feel unwelcome. The food was mediocre and we paid and left as quickly as... More 

Thank Candy H
Carson City, Nevada
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Busy place, for good reason. It's like a visit back to the 1960s, with fine homemade food, excellent service by real people (none of that canned corporate talk - "Welcome to *****. My name is Joan. Our special today is....."). No credit cards, but prices are reasonable. If you're visiting Carson City, there's a plethora of good places; this one... More 

Thank 96donalds
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We have been living in Wisconsin for the past 12 yrs. and have recently re-located again at Lake Tahoe. Back in the Day, we would spend weekends at Sand Mountain, and on the way there, we make it a point to stop at the Cracker Box for one of the best breakfasts anywhere between here and Wisconsin. Now that we... More 

Thank Wiscbarb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 E William St, Carson City, NV 89701-4030
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-882-4556

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