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Howard's Cafe Bakery & Juice Bar

3611 Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA 95465
+1 707-874-2838
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (13 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3611 Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA 95465
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An Occidental tradition featuring the best breakfast /brunch menu in West Sonoma County. Good coffee and fresh baked goods.

Thank berkeleybobw
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

My sister suggested a side trip to Occidental. Lovely little old railroad town. After a wander, we stopped at Howard’s for a delicious scone to share. Tasted my sister’s fresh squeezed orange juice. Nice flavor. If I were hungry, I would have enjoyed lunch on...More

Thank 594gwenw
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Cute looking cafe! Stopped in for lunch this afternoon and tried the BLT. There was exactly one piece of bacon on the sandwich, along with a mushy, tasteless tomato (the kind you get in the middle of winter) and lettuce leaves with black tips. A...More

Thank Adventurer589002
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Stopped for breakfast at this amazing cafe. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. Everything is made fresh. The juices are fresh squeezed. All the omelettes are freshly made and perfectly seasoned. The pancakes were excellent with some cornmeal for that added crunch. The apple chicken...More

Thank ranishi
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This place is wonderful. We went for breakfast. I had their Irish Benedict while my husband had the Salmon Benedict. Both were excellent. Cooked to perfection. They were served with potatoes that were tasty too. They had very tasty regular coffee and tea. Of course...More

Thank Izoom3
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

They have genuinely FRESHLY SQUEEZED orange and grapefruit juice! Had the cornmeal blueberry pancakes, really different, and husband loved his huevos rancheros. They actually had a doggie menu with interesting options, and automatically refilled the dogs' water dish too. Loved this place! Excellent friendly service.

Thank LOL2013
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Fabulous atmosphere, great community gathering place. The food rocks and you just want to avoid sunday mornings as it gets too crowded.

Thank O4177UNmichael
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A longstanding local and transient breakfast/brunch favorite. Large portions with homemade sausages and exceptional bacon. Juices are fresh and hand squeezed. Excellent and friendly service.

Thank Chetzi
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I've never left here hungry. The portions are really nice and the food is always filling. Service is fantastic, I go here with co workers every chance I get.

Thank Nathan J
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Very good food, good portions, good variety, and great friendly service. Definitely would recommend it!!!

Thank dreamdestinations
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14 February 2016|
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Response from swm4life | Reviewed this property |
Just a cafe style. Walk in and enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 02:30
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3611 Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA 95465
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Occidental
  • Phone Number: +1 707-874-2838
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