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Joy of Eating Cafe

1828 Springs Rd, Vallejo, CA 94591-5555
+1 707-644-5315
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“homemade bread” (20 reviews)
“omelet” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1828 Springs Rd, Vallejo, CA 94591-5555
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is ALWAYS packed so be prepared to wait, but it’s well worth the time. The food here is great, the home baked bread is absolutely delicious and the staff are friendly. The neighborhood is a bit less desirable so be sure to lock...More

Thank lbjelly
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time here, and that's an understatement it's so good that you can't go wrong with any of their dishes. I tried two eggs with bacon and potatoes, and their homemade bread is to die for. Also their blueberry (order them with...More

Thank JuanRDiaz
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Lots made about their omelets and fresh bread toast. But really that might be all there is to the place. I think many years ago this placed gained a good rep and while they have done nothing to hurt it, the place doesn't have any...More

Thank paulmX2108BQ
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We're long-time, but not frequent patrons. The establishment was very busy, so services suffered. Drink refills were VERY SLOW. The tables remained unclean unavailable for longer than normal periods; and were not properly cleaned and and wiped. When our waitress brought our silverware and napkins...More

Thank Freddie1944
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The hash browns and the home made bread are amazing. I had the omelette and my friend had the corned beef hash. If you can brave the line it is awesome.

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Fast. Hot and fresh. My Aunt lives in Vallejo and suggested this for breakfast. The food was hot and service was great. Had an egg sandwich with cheese and bacon and the home fries with green onions.

Thank jenschiefs
Reviewed 27 July 2017

small but clean, good food, great service even though there was only one wait staff and she was very busy, had the morning breakfast special and it was very good and plenty to eatMore

Thank Michael J
Brenda K, Manager at Joy of Eating Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

We are very happy that you had an enjoyable, positive experience at the Joy of Eating Cafe. We appreciate your business and your review. Your server yesterday is a long time employee of the Joy and a huge asset to both customers and co-workers... Hope...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Good portions good greasy spoon breakfast. The crab omelette is excellent as well as their thick cut toast. The only downer is its small and always busy so expect a wait at times. It is worth it though.

Thank toohuge
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Great breakfast and great prices in the bay area! I cant wait to go back. They omelets and potatoes are amazing. The toast is homemade bread all at budget prices. The service was outstanding. I highly recommend them.

Thank Abbeysmom1
Brenda K, Manager at Joy of Eating Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you so much for the positive review, I hope that you have been back since!!! We appreciate your business.

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast very reasonable. We were a large party and breakfast was amazing. Their homemade bread is very good. The missing link, Washington omelettes French toast and strawberry waffles are delicious. So large if not that hungry you should split.

Thank nurseshan1
Brenda K, Manager at Joy of Eating Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

So glad you enjoyed your visit to the Joy of Eating... And thanks for the positive review, hope to see you again soon.... There's lot's more yummy stuff to try...

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2 August 2015|
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Response from Brenda K | Property representative |
We are currently open Wednesday thru Monday from 7 AM to 2 PM..... Closed on Tuesdays....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1828 Springs Rd, Vallejo, CA 94591-5555
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vallejo
  • Phone Number: +1 707-644-5315
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