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Buttercup Pantry

) #12 of 96 Restaurants in Placerville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American
Main St, Placerville, CA
+1 530-621-1320
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pies” (17 reviews)
“hangtown fry” (3 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
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Main St, Placerville, CA
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Reviews (122)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Found this great place just off Highway 50 in Placerville. Great food and great service. Make sure you try Monte Cristo sandwich or the sweet potato fries

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pies and ice cream. The wait staff was were really nice, the pies were outstanding. The place had cool decorations and was really comfortable. The plates of food I see were huge.

Thank Kirk W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server was friendly and efficient, the food was good and fresh. The salad bar had a nice variety, with good soups, and the sandwiches were tasty.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always try to eat here about once a year while traveling. Always good food and friendly staff. We like eating on the patio when the weather is nice because we can have our dog with us. Plus they give a bowl of water for...More

Thank Jimmie R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The pies look tempting, but are not that tasty. The lemon meringue was short on lemon and and the crust was pre-fab from a distant location. Not recommended.

Thank julesofthesea
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Not just big - but tasty, too! I had biscuits and gravy with an egg on top. My husband went healthy and has eggs with sausage and avocado - instead of potatoes. They are very willing to please!

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was the first time trying this restaurant. We were a party of four and were looking for a light breakfast. This restaurant has a great small portion/ senior menu. We all ordered from this menu and were totally satisfied with the size and quality...More

Thank raymondew2016
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

In need of a meal for the long drive leaving Tahoe and this place was warm, welcoming, and friendly. Really had a family-owned feel which we love! Food was good, great variety. Service was refreshingly pleasant and fast. Met and exceeded expectations.

Thank Teamforever
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to this establishment a few times, so this review does not reflect just one visit. The staff was friendly and efficient. We were seated quickly. The menu selection is very good and they also have a soup and salad bar. The parking lot...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We truly enjoy this restaurant and have been coming here for over 12 years. We are never disappointed with the staff or food :) The apple dumplings are THE BEST!!

Thank Bre M
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Grace B
Is it open Thanksgiving:
21 November 2016|
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Response from PattiRx | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry for the delayed response but yes, they are open for Thanksgiving with abbreviated hours. They do not take reservations. I would envy your dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St, Placerville, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-621-1320
  • E-mail
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