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Black Cow Cafe

) #1 of 47 Restaurants in Montrose ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe
2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
+1 818-957-5282
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (24 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“salads” (8 reviews)
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06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
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Reviews (93)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just north on the California Glendale (2) Freeway, about a mile or two, you enter the village of Montrose, a town with a few streets of charming shops and the Black Cow Cafe. Salads, soups, panini sandwiches, delicious wraps, like mine -- bacon, lettuce, tomato...More

Thank Adryan2013
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch but they were starting dinner. Not a problem ..... great menu and great friendly service. The best vegetarian penne I have ever eaten. Highly recommend this place!!

Thank Clive C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I was in the area for a few days and ate here several times. If you go in once, they know you the next time - such friendly service and everyone knows everyone! Then my taste buds were tantalized too - it did not matter...More

Thank Porsche-the-Traveler
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Enjoyed the evening. Food was really good, nice wine selection and I'd recommend sitting outside. Plenty of parking behind the restaurant.

Thank billegee123
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We ate outside on a delightful afternoon. Our server, Victor, was friendly and attentive. I had the "Count Montrose Cristo" sandwich, simply delectable. Lightly fried batter on a ham and cheese sandwich with a tasty jam for dipping served with fruit. Others in our party...More

Thank Splanky
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The Black Cow has a very imaginative breakfast menu to select from. The service is prompt and polite. Black Cow is a "Go To" breakfast spot.

Thank sbpotter1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Met my cousin here for breakfast and was not disappointed. I had the huevos rancheros which were very good and filling. I want to return to try the cow benedict, saw it served to another table and it looked really good, everything looked good. As...More

Thank takemeaway50
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

.....which I would naturally expect from a place with "Cow" in its name, heh heh heh. Had lunch here while catching up with an old high school friend I hadn't seen in 16 years. Friendly & efficient service.

Thank TrojanSkyCop1
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Went with family for lunch. Seated right away and greeted by server with menus. Menu has so much variety. I had the soup of the day, butternut squash with jalapeño cream drizzled decoratively on top. It was delicious! They brought me what appeared to be...More

Thank czech2011
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This is a cozy, somewhat cramped spot with inside and outside seating. At this time of year the restaurant was nicely decorated with Christmas lights and trimmings which complemented the rather chilly evening..The menu has a variety of food types including various types of comfort...More

Thank GenoNorthridge_CA
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sandi M
What is the dress code? Are dogs allowed on outdoor patio?
24 January 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from armen120 | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is casual. I have seen dogs at the outside patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2219 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 818-957-5282
  • E-mail
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