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Longhouse Restaurant

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8195 Monterey St, Gilroy, CA 95020-4534
+1 408-842-7664
06:00 - 22:00
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Sat - Sun 06:00 - 23:00
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Gilroy, California
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382 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

My favorite place for breakfast, The Garlic tritip, with three eggs and pancakes is my go to. Hand made maple syrup.

Thank Norma W
Gilroy, California
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

An old time coffee house restaurant with down home food. Waitresses provide excellent service, so is the food, and lots of it. almost always a wait to be seated, but well worth the wait.

Thank Cynthia R
Gilroy, California
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

My in-laws like eating here. Ever since my husband got severe food poisoning from the blue cheese dressing we don't go here. Only for breakfast 1-2 times since. That was almost 9 years ago. My kids like the steak sandwiches. I have hot the French toast. Decent but nothing special. The decor and chairs, booths need to be updated and... More 

Thank lovetotravel140
Gilroy, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We eat their frequently for lunches and breakfasts. Dont be put off by old school look, the food is good and has a homemade flavor.

Thank spasister2016
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

We have been going to the Longhouse Restaurant for about five years we go to breakfast a couple times a week everyone knows your name and the blueberry pancakes are to die for

Thank Junell M
Gilroy, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Have had breakfast here several times. Always excellent. Portions are nice. The ham steak is amazing. Nicely crowded to Very crowded after church.

Thank srg-gilroy
Morgan Hill, California
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

I've enjoyed breakfast there many times. Great service and a varied menu. You will love the servers, old timers with a great sense of humor. Specials are a great value.

Thank William B
San Jose
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179 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

You would think you're in the '60s, but you're not. "Smoking or no smoking?" was the first question we were asked. FYI smoking is only outside on the patio. Place was crowded, but we were seating in 5 or 10 minutes. Old fashioned breakfast fare with incredibly fluffy pancakes. Services is quite good.

Thank ColonelLarrySanJose
Gilroy, California
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

My wife and I will not go out to breakfast, in Gilroy, any where else. Great variety of items, and always daily specials. Friendly, attentive staff. Good food and good prices.

Thank Marty S
Redlands, CA
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

We weren't sure The Longhouse would be a good experience... The parking lot was full & when we went in to be seated we were ignored for a few. As a family of 5 with small children we stood there while old timers were greeted and sat right away. Finally seated, our experience was everything positive. Our waitress was kind... More 

Thank inalaki

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8195 Monterey St, Gilroy, CA 95020-4534
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gilroy
  • Phone Number: +1 408-842-7664

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?