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Gillwoods Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe,
1313 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
+1 707-963-1788
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“club sandwich” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1313 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Every town across America has a little local restaurant -- maybe it's a diner -- where locals and visitors alike go for breakfast. We're talking down-home and familiar comfort food without a lot of frills. In St. Helena, Gillwood's is that place.It's small and cozy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vinfan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stopped in for lunch today on Main Street in St. Helena at Gillwoods Cafe and could not have been more pleasantly surprised. The food and service was superb. I had the grilled turkey sandwich (lettuce and tomato)with a bowl of chicken vegetable soup and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rhunter8388
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stopped in and liked this place enough that we went back a second time, my wife loved their regular eggs benedict and on day 2 loved their Salmon Benedict, day one i got bacon and cheese omelette and day 2 ham. egg and cheese...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank randy7496
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious and the service was great. The staff is very friendly and we were served promptly. I recommend while visiting the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RosaB2861
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

If your looking for eggs Benedict’s this is the place:) the service was amazing. Had a wonderful breakfast in a great environment, what more could I ask for! Would recommend to anybody.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dogmandoon
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

The breads and pastries are made in house as are soups and breads. My club sandwich was excellent with a large portion. Waitress was quick, efficient and pleasant. Prices very reasonable for St Helena breakfast and lunch.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nobatesmotels
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Gillwoods is a cozy warm fantastic place for breakfast or brunch. I ordered a garden burger which was very good but was drooling to see the blitzes with ricotta and berries sauce and every breakfast plate around me. Service is great and I would definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 604eileenp
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We had two breakfasts here; both were excellent. Great menu with all the usual choices and an option for everyone. Food arrived quickly, was at the right temperature, and tasted great.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Wander1943
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We went here based on positive reviews and because our first choice (Boon) was backed up on an hour-long wait. Our second choice did not disappoint. They have a bit of a limited menu for Gluten-Free options aside from breakfast (they DO have GF waffles,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank leonflow
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Enjoyed a great breakfast, with plentiful and tasty food served by a super-friendly staff. Corned beef hash with perfectly poached eggs was a treat.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank andyu
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Response from Bill S | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served up to 3:00 when restaurant closes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Main St, St. Helena, CA 94574-1904
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  St. Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 707-963-1788
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