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Calico Cupboard Old Town Cafe & Bakery

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121 Freeway Dr Ste B, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
+1 360-336-3107
07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 16:30
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Mount Vernon, Washington
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious breakfasts and lunches. Hearty soups, yummy quiches and sandwiches. Nice atmosphere in an old building. Good service.

Thank 37sanne78
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit within 8 months. We stopped here once last summer also on a road trip and really loved the food and experience. Today we were on our way home from a trip to Canada and needed to pick a spot for lunch and returned here. This time we were a party of 6. Everyone enjoyed their... More 

Thank Laurie B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No major complaints, but was not overly impressed. Average food, average service. I am bummed I didn't get a cinnamon roll after seeing the table next to me.

Thank ben s
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This has more than your average breakfast. First your hit with a wide array of fresh baked goods that are sure to make your mouth water. The breakfast menu has unique and healthy appeal. I am always cautious of Brussel sprouts due to the fact they most often are over cooked and bitter but their hash was amazing. We were... More 

Thank Rupert11
Delta, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time...had not been in a few years but they did not disappoint! The staff is always polite and food is really like 'mom' cooked!! We all enjoyed the hour there.

Thank P3087VGcatherineb
Seattle, Washington
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603 reviews
374 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We dropped in for lunch and very unimpressed with our lunches. I had the fish tacos and she a sandwich. Very average at best. The pastry though was the best I've had. The service is a bit slow but friendly and helpful.

Thank ebcnaz
Laconia, New Hampshire
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157 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

En route from Seattle to Whistler. Easy off easy on the highway for an early breakfast. Warm, inviting atmosphere and healthy and interesting choices.

Thank toujoursenroute
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The food was very good. We had salads and soups. The place is very noisy and you would not want to have anyone with hearing aids with you, or someone hard of hearing. The atmosphere is very rough and homey.

Thank SJD519
Medford, Oregon
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59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

My in-laws have been going to this cafe for years and I had the privilege of joining them after a family wedding. Great breakfast and good service. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Anna L
Vancouver, Washington
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We've been here a couple of times over the past year. I always get the chicken fried steak. Sooo yummy. Very cozy cafe with lots of cool stuff on the walls. Great food for fuel to go shopping!!


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Freeway Dr Ste B, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-336-3107
We are a "made from scratch" cafe & bakery celebrating over 30 years in business.

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