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Erik's Delicafe

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1980 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-2005
+1 831-449-7272
10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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San Francisco, California
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105 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always friendly, the service is very good and quick and they have some very special sandwiches along with soups and salads.The prices are very reasonable and you can do take out or have a nice meal right there.It has been a favorite of ours for a long time. They also have reward cards so you can earn... More 

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San Jose, California
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86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

They have a great menu and everything is delicious and fresh for the most part. It gets pretty busy at lunch as there isn't a lot of seating.

Thank MrsRojas26
Dundee, United Kingdom
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174 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

On the way in Salinas to a Subway, we saw this little cafe and promptly stopped. And we were right! The cafe has an inviting interior. But that's not all. We had a small cup of clamp chowder comparable to clamp chowders at other places. Then we had sandwiches: there's many options on the menu and we ordered different sandwiches.... More 

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vandenberg village, ca
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387 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2014

We had them prepare food for about a hundred people. The sandwiches were all large and good, with a nice variety. Several salads were ordered and again all very good. Not one person had any negative comments which is remarkable.

Thank billkathy88
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013 via mobile

This place is great. I had been to other Erik's that were not so good, but the owner takes a lot of pride in his restaurant. Food and service are always great.

Thank fsb1904
North Hills
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587 reviews
478 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Stopped by Erik's DeliCafe in Salinas, CA and ordered a turkey and swiss on wheat bread with tomatoes, sprouts, red bell peppers, and Erik's "Special Goo." Also bought a side of macaroni salad. Everything was fresh and plentiful. Total tab: less than $10. It was WELL WORTH every penny. Found out there are Erik's in several cities. I'll be keeping... More 

Thank Robert L
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2010

Wonderful! It is a cute litle deli with DELICIOUS food and nice staff. The Pilgrim's Pride was excellent and we will definitely be returning.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1980 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-2005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-449-7272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?