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C J's Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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611 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-3241
+1 805-481-3230
Today
06:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 20:30
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Arroyo Grande, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I went in on a Saturday. It was busy. Which is great. I ordered the chile verde omelet and my sister, the hash with poached. Great verde😊Ample food, for sure. My breakfast was not hot. The hash had great flavor. We both had the biscuit option. The biscuits are okay, not browned at all. They make them... More 

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Thank SLO4me
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Have not been here for a while but it the food was great prices very reasonable big smiles we'll be back

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Thank David P
Arroyo Grande, California
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82 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a throw back kind of place with good food and lots of it, good menu and the prices are reasonable. The service here is good and the people are friendly.

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Thank Tim B
Lakeland, Florida
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Ate breakfast here for three days while in AG. Sausage and eggs, ham and eggs and a veg omelette. Good sourdough toast. Great food, substantial portions, friendly service and reasonable prices. Open 6a to 8p. Thumbs up.

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Thank mgourley
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I had the country fried chicken breakfast at 7pm. Man that was good. My wife had chili Verde burrito, she loved it. Service was good as well

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Thank Clay B
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Nice, friendly family restaurant features mostly home style meals served in large portions by friendly staff.

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Thank Harvey W
Arroyo Grande, California
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

CJ's is good old fashioned good home cooking at a decent price, just look at how many seniors dine there regularly, we get a plate of fish and baked potato and share it which gives room for a piece of really good pie that we share.

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Thank Ralph B
Central coast CA
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I had the grilled ham and cheese sandwich which I wouldn't recommend as it was simply lunch meat ham with sliced cheese grilled (not very toasty). It would have been much better with a thick slice of ham rather than deli meat you can buy in the grocery store. The chocolate shake was good but needed to be a bit... More 

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Thank 458debbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I had the CJ Burger and it was so fantastic. I would always come back to this restaurant. Furthermore, the staff is very friendly.

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Thank Marcel R
Sacramento, California, USA
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great food for any time of day for locals, and visitors. Local surfer photos featured on the walls, great staff and family gathering for after church, or whenever.

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Thank LAURA B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 20:30
Monday
06:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:30
Thursday
06:00 - 20:30
Friday
06:00 - 20:30
Saturday
06:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-3241
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-481-3230

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