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C J's Cafe

611 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-3241
+1 805-481-3230
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good58%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
611 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-3241
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I drove by on Sunday, there was a line out the door. I’m not surprised! While the food is not high end, it is good, classic diner food. Not too greasy, well seasoned, and cooked as ordered. Friendly staff round out a very nice...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always friendly polite service. Breakfast is always great. They have wonderful home made soup. my favorite is a bacon avocado sandwich and a cup of soup of the day. Good food, good price, good service. Give this place a try.

Thank Amos W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Portions are large and prices are a real deal. Waitstaff is very pleasant and have been there for a while. They must treat the staff well, as we see the same people every time we go. Good food prep and lots of seating. Can be...More

Thank jgirata
Reviewed 16 June 2018

They are very busy with longtime customers and new folks especially the elderly and the families who are locals or travelers as they are just a short distance off the 101 highway. I love the wide menus of delicious selections that are always fresh and...More

Thank Whimsicalartist
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Good food! The prices are great too! Love this place. Have lived in the area for decades and just found it. Will continue to return!

Thank Backpacker_0905
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Good, standard coffee shop. Chicken fried steak was crunchy...potatoes were hot..mcoffee flowed...a consistent 7+.

Thank Brad O
Reviewed 9 March 2018

CJ's cafe is about the most reasonably priced restaurant on the Central Coast for just good comfort food. It is less than one mile off the Grand Avenue exit of U.S. 101, and parking is convenient. The food is always fresh, the daily specials are...More

Thank mw_shreddy
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Friends had recommended this place for breakfast and glad they did! Nothing fancy but very comfortable.....breakfast was good, prices were good. Service was excellent. Muffins were very good! Will return for lunch next time.

Thank Robin F
Reviewed 15 September 2017

On a recent vist to see my dad, the first place he wanted to take me is CJ's for breakfast. So off we went. From the outside a visitor to the coast would most likely pass the place by as is not to inviting. And...More

Thank SurFun5389
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

CJ's is a great place for all-day breakfast (which is all I've eaten there so far) Easy to drive by, so don't. Parking in back for larger vehicles, like my RV. Fast service. Lots of seating. Wi-Fi available. Easy Freeway (101) access

Thank TrainRyder
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-3241
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-481-3230
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