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Big Basin Cafe

14471 Big Basin Way, Ste C, Saratoga, CA 95070-6182
+1 408-741-1185
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (8 reviews)
“gelato” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
06:30 - 21:00 Hours
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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14471 Big Basin Way, Ste C, Saratoga, CA 95070-6182
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Blue Rock Shoot has been closed a while. This place has endured for a lot longer. Great coffee and breakfast items. Sandwiches decent too!

Thank williamLF
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Quaint spot for get togethers with friends and family. Very dog friendly. Delicious coffees with great service. The pastries are sinfully delicious and always super fresh. Wonderful place to sit, relax, enjoy some wonderful treats while watching the world go by.

Thank Marcia R
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Have been there over 50 times, great place, fun menu, great quality & great service! Try it & you will agree!

Thank J6707NQmikep
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Nice selection of coffees, lattes and teas.... with a good number of breakfasts and sandwiches, salads, soups and other hot dishes (quiche, lasagne, empanadas, croquettes) for lunch to select from. Has the feeling of a coffee shop in the 60’s... a neighborhood hangout for locals....More

1  Thank lwj
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Half salads are terrific and plenty to eat for a light lunch. We didn't try the Peruvian cookies, but they looked Fab.

Thank aggada
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I have ventured once again out west to visit friends in the California wine country and had the experience of having lunch at this eclectic hang out one afternoon. I thoroughly enjoyed myself and this particular place is what I imagine a coffee shop should...More

Thank glittle261
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I came to this place walking around and loved the name of the place and the smell of coffee at the doorway. So I came in and ordered a latte and something sweet to eat. LOVE the coffee. I ended up staying there for a...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

In speaking with the owner, I learned that coffee was roasted in the store every Tuesday and Thursday and during the weekend when needed. Their neans are imported regularly so do not get stale. Costa Rica medium is sweet- you don't even need sugar. Thru...More

Thank LydiaK313
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I like independent coffee shops like this one. However, the staff turnover is significant and as result, service can be variable. They have a range of coffees that are quite good - also cakes, cookies, sandwiches, breakfast, etc. Some of the furniture is a bit...More

Thank ronlZ9377WI
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I think they better just stick to desserts and coffee. I had a dry turkey sandwich with no condiments. It was not cheap either. The place is cute but very unkept and sort of dirty. Looks like a bunch of teenagers are running the joint...More

Thank boobot1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14471 Big Basin Way, Ste C, Saratoga, CA 95070-6182
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saratoga
  • Phone Number: +1 408-741-1185
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