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The Village Cafe

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965 N See Vee Ln, Bishop, CA 93514-8123
07:00 - 02:00
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Thousand Oaks
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We own a condo in Mammoth, but make it a point to have a breakfast in the FUNKIEST diner in town. And that's saying something. It's a house that has more angles than an Escher painting, which adds to the atmosphere. The cottage fries should be enshrined, and I just get the "Daily Special" no matter what it is. The... More 

Thank George H
Tonopah, United States
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92 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The one cook works out of a tiny kitchen so don't expect your food in mere minutes. But it's worth the wait! Eggs benedict are fantastic, all from scratch. The home fried spuds were beyond fantastic. Omelets are great too. And for lunch they have a wide variety of burgers and sandwiches, all made to order. They are a bit... More 

Thank Sandy H
Portland, Oregon, United States
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We all had breakfast, they were all very good to excellent. It was Sunday and they were so busy, but bent over backwards to offer great service! It is a basic café in décor and they have a small, but protected patio for nice days. Dog friendly outside.

Thank happytraveler485
Corona, California
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88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My son and I spent the weekend in Mammoth and decided to eat breakfast in Bishop during our travel back to So Cal. We've been traveling through Bishop for many years and have always eaten along the main road through town. I was looking for something different and I saw a parking lot full of cars in front of the... More 

Thank Jerry R
Ripon, California
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Food is basic but plentiful and very tasty. Wait staff is friendly and efficient. We had the trip tip sandwich twice! Tender meat and very nice side salad.

Thank fiftys0mething
Murrieta, California
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877 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stopped here for a late lunch, arriving about 1250. We were the only customers at the time. This restaurant has self seating. We sat down and the waitress appeared with in a couple minutes. She said she would be right back to take our order. After about 10 minutes I tracked her down and said we were ready to... More 

Thank SoCalOregonian
San Diego, California
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Breakfasts were large portions, hot and quick, tasty tasty. Had a mishap when a server dropped some food and they reduced our bill. Friendly people.

Thank Lori W
California Desert, California
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had a large party at lunch time (7 people) and went here because of the great reviews on Trip Advisor. I ordered breakfast and it was really nothing special. Just average and not cheap. The waitress was very nice and lunch went ok. My Brother in Law's kids wanted to take him for breakfast here the following day, so... More 

Thank jillkelly777
Sacramento, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Fabulous food, we stopped on way to Death Valley had no clue this would be the best meal of trip. Sunday brunch full of freindly locals I had the fried egg sandwich on toasted french with cheese, tomatoes, and a touch of mayo. Country potatoes with diced onion and bell peppers. My other half is a burgers and frys kinda... More 

Thank Theresa L
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We on our way out of town heading back home and we stopped in at the Village Cafe. Corned Beef Hash was 400 times better than the over rated Jacks in town. Fritatta my wife had were also wonderful. Cute old remodeled house that serves the best food around.

Thank mookiex4

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 965 N See Vee Ln, Bishop, CA 93514-8123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop

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