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Ala Carte Cafe

225 Madison St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1142
+1 419-734-9939
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (16 reviews)
“hash browns” (11 reviews)
“coffee cake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
225 Madison St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1142
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Best breakfast in town. This crowded cafe boasts the best hash browns piled high, (only ask for a quarter serving) perfect eggs and inlets just the way you want yours. The locals eat here, so... You should too!

Thank Tomicatawba
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Very short on ambience - kind of a hole in the wall but obviously alocal fav. They were packed. So full one couple ended up sharing a table with a couple they had never met before. Food was average. Prices inexpensive. Waitress was nice, and...More

Thank Lori S
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We usually arrive in Port Clinton on a Sunday morning. Despite hearing good things about this cafe we never visited because the line is always out the door and around the corners. This time we came on a Monday and were not disappointed. We had...More

Thank lakegranny
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to check this place out for breakfast because it was close to where we were staying - we will definitely be back! The food and prices were really good and the servers were friendly. I got a veggie omelet, home...More

Thank ij290
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We walked into the already crowded Ala Carte at 9 AM and found seats at the counter. This was my second time in many years to visit the Ala Carte Cafe. There were so many traditional breakfast fare selections to choose from., but I decided...More

Thank bobettern
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, great prices, wonderfully friendly staff even when they were extremely busy. Had the chicken salad wrap for lunch and an omelette the next morning. Both meals contained good size portions and we felt like we got our monies worth. The pies, coffee cake,...More

Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This was a vastly different experience from hat i am used to we I go out. While in Port Clinton this was our go to breakfast spot. It was literally a 2 block walk from the hotel. The first morning we dined in. In addition...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast Definitely the best breakfast .in town My 2nd time visiting the Ale carte cafe And I will be back AGAIN It does get busy, set at counter if 1 or 2 people and no waiting #porkmafiaapproved

Thank pitmasterphilw
Reviewed 22 July 2017

After stopping at Berardis and having a bad experience, we left and went on the hunt for something a little more off the grid. We found Ala Carte Cafe. When we typically find a small hole in the wall restaurant with a packed parking lot...thats...More

Thank Xxsnotrodxx
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Okay, we never went any other time. The breakfast was so good the first day we were in the area, we went there everyday.

Thank Jwilleke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Madison St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1142
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Port Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 419-734-9939
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