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Thunder Cafe

1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (2 reviews)
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
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1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First, this is not our first time dining at Thunder Cafe. The service was excellent and my prime rib was superb. My wife ordered a baconburger and she said it was excellent as well. We decided on the Cafe because, the other restaurants were closing,...More

Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed 4 May 2018

i can't say that i have ever been a 100% with this restaurant, always something orderes are not cooked to order. the friendless of the service could be better, i have been at this place many times over the years. one day they will get...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The cafe at thunder valley casino has added a pizza oven and are making delicious pizzas and Italian dishes. I highly recommend the pizza

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Wide selection and tasty food. I liked the Pizza best but the Philly Cheese Steak looked good too. Breakfast options are a bit limited but configurable to most tastes.

Thank VernB67
Reviewed 2 February 2018

The cafe has been remodeled and the wait staff are still superior! They are super attentive and are always near by if you need anything.

Thank Barton P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food was excellent and the server was very professional. A great value! Perfect for a relaxing break. I especially enjoyed the roast beef.

Thank 876rayd
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Simply delicious! Would definitely eat here again. The chowder is smooth with delicious clams. It was veryfilling.

Thank X2499WJcherylg
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Always have to start our visit at Thunder Valley Casino with a great meal and a couple drinks at the Thunder Cafe. Very friendly atmosphere and great food.

Thank jstewmo
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this place while trying to find a place to eat. To our surprise the food was really good. Our server was really polite and nice. Just the right amount of attention and always with a smile on her face. We will be...More

Thank Russ A
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The Thunder Valley Cafe serves large portions and the food is pretty good! They have added an Italian Pizza and Pasta Bar, and the thin crust pizza is excellent! Price are reasonable and normally you can get in. If you don’t want to go to...More

Thank John F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lincoln
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