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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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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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3611 Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA 95465
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Whenever, my husband wants a special breakfast out, we head to Howard's Cafe. He is very fond of the Corned Beef Hash for brunch or breakfast. Howard's Cafe never fails to please. I order Polenta when it is a special or go for the French...More

Thank zihgirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

After a nice morning walk, my wife and I asked locals where a good breakfast restaurant was - they gave us some recommendations, this was one and we're glad we followed up on it. Occidental is off the beaten path, an artsy town nestled between...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is excellent. Portions are generous. Many items are house made or locally sourced. The various sausages are particularly good. Nice, friendly atmosphere in an interesting little town.

Thank lionel77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not easy finding excellent hot chocolate at a restaurant, but they have it here! We enjoyed the whole meal immensely.

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch today since we're staying at the Inn nearby. The Turkey Jack sandwich and Clubhouse were excellent and on the large side. We did not try any of the dozens of smoothies or coffees listed, so I won't evaluate them. However,...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Liked this place a lot. The coffee was great. The food was hot and tasted great. The shots were really good too. Make it a must visit for sure.

Thank Moe92136
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had eaten here many years ago and just went back - and ate there twice in one week. Both times I got the tuna sandwich on a croissant and potato salad. I thought it was very good! My husband got eggs, sausage and potatoes....More

Thank SharonSCalifornia
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A quirky restaurant in a very quirky community. Absolutely fantastic food. We've been a couple of times and love the drive to Occidental. The whole city was a railroad stop in the 1860's surrounded by redwoods. Howard's serves a fantastic breakfast and you can tell...More

Thank whereisrick
Reviewed 1 April 2017

After a morning of cycling, this was the ideal lunch stop. Huge portions, Great staff. Excellent food. The only thing missing was a nap!!

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We were staying in Occidental and were told Howard's was the place to go for breakfast. We went on the March 16 and the 18th. On the first visit the food arrived stone cold and my BF sent it back. I was so hungry I...More

Thank lotravel49er
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Reservations taken? Do they serve alcohol?
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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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