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Eel River Cafe

801 Redwood Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3121
+1 707-923-3783
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Cafe, Diner
801 Redwood Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3121
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Lovely, clean and well appointed small diner. This family run diner/ cafe' serves fresh sandwiches in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, typical of a small town environment

1  Thank cindywilsonsa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is an old-fashioned American diner on Main Street in a very charming little town. Northimg but smiles and big portions here. Tiny place, expect a wait at breakfast time. Breakfast and lunch, closes at 2pm. Prices are not so great, but the food is.

2  Thank Gregory R
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Nothing fancy here, just plain breakfast. Not even any fruit on the plate. Service was good and friendly.

Thank SierraE10
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Small cafes I always seem to like. Food was good. Nothing seems to be a great value in California. Lots of choices in this little town. Food was goid...medium fare...but what do you expect from a small diner?

Thank PanamaBlue2
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We just happened upon this place and it was packed on a sunday morning. It has such a fantastic atmosphere. We sat at the counter and had a really good scramble and fantastic thin has browns. Lovely waitress too

Thank LondonPog
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Just passing through and, as always, looked for the busiest place in town for lunch. We had to wait for a seat at the counter, but well worth it. I had a great lunch and my husband had a great breakfast!! Super friendly staff!!!

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Not worth stopping at. I ordered a chicken sandwich and a coke for lunch. The chicken sandwich was comparable to a frozen chicken patty on a bun, and the coke was still in the can. I was charged $3.00 for the stupid coke. I could...More

Thank crazycatlady235
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Peering in the window from outside, the diner looked like it was stuck in the late 1950's and what I wanted was an old-fashioned breakfast sandwich from my youth. But the ham, egg and cheese on sourdough bread with potatoes on the side was average,...More

Thank Gudwill
Reviewed 1 December 2016

nice road stop for some quick and inexpensive eats. It's a place for locals and everyone is very friendly

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Got a burger and onion rings. The onion rings were way too greasy. Service was friendly, though. xxxx

Thank Steve C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Redwood Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3121
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Garberville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-923-3783
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