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Good Life Cafe

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126 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-6000
+1 760-934-1734
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06:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
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san diego, ça
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in a local strip mall, we found GLC because I had looked on Trip Advisor. They had great breakfast specials and all ingredients fresh. No frills, small local cafe. Would go back and recommend if you're into simple, but yummy!

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Thank Kelly M
Southern California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my simple breakfast there. I am picky about my eggs. Asked for scrambled soft and ate it all!!! Nice crispy bacon. Will definitely go back again!

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Thank Ashley.cat
California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was good. It was pretty empty and it took a long time for food to arrive. So understand that you are getting a healthy meal and it's going to be a wait.

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Thank mlhensley5
Helensburgh, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here many times while we are in mammoth. The food is always delicious and there is such variety. It's nice they do breakfast until 3pm.

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Thank NedF
San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Came here for dinner on a Sunday night - wasn't too crowded. Ordered the pesto chicken sandwich with zucchini fries. Zucchini fries were really good and the pesto chicken sandwich was solid as well. The hot apple cider tasted a bit watery.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

I looked around for something light but healthy to eat for lunch This place was recommended and I was not disappointed. Choose the soup of the day, it was homemade, tasty (and not not deep fried!) I can recommend this for anyone, ask and you will receive!

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Thank J_Traveller_C
Torrance, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

My son and I went here for dinner. Its a local place to eat. Most of staff knows the locals food is good with large portions

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Thank FilAmfighter1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Love this old time breakfast nook! Good coffee and excellent service. When stumbling in At 6:30 am prior to a race day we are greeted and made to feel very welcome....

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had breakfast and dinner at the good life cafe during our vacation to california. The cafe serves excellent breakfast, including huge stacks of pancakes with masses of blueberries on top, exciting burritoes and great coffee. Dinner was great, too in a very friendly athmosphere!

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Thank MaLer94
Beverly Hills, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

If you are tired of Breakfast Club and Base Camp Cafe (both of which I highly recommend) or its getting a bit late in the day, head over to the Good Life Cafe for a wonderful meal and service. Tucked away on Old Mammoth Road behind the now-closed Chart House restaurant, this gem of a restaurant has a great menu... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-6000
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-934-1734

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