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Cortez Cafe

12108 Cortez Rd W, Cortez, FL 34201
+1 941-792-0030
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (22 reviews)
“greek omelet” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
12108 Cortez Rd W, Cortez, FL 34201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Open for breakfast lunch and dinner, this little gem will fill you up in a quaint old fashion way. Great prices, great quality and great portions. It has been a family business for sixty years!

Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I make it a point to have at least one breakfast at the Cortez Café when I'm in the area. I've eaten here in the past and my latest stop was just as good. I've only had breakfast each time so I cannot comment on...More

Thank waz_jd
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for a great review and your patronage, come back see us soon! Debi & Sam Varelis

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Live this quaint little cafe. Friendly servers make you feel at home. Their specials are all wonderful. The prices for the freshness of the food is unbeatable. Give it a try.

Thank mfcMinneapolis
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Excellent breakfast and lunch menu. Love the Greek Omelet. The service is great, people are very friendly and personal. Love the coffee and the refills.

Thank R8096YHjaneh
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words, please stop by and see us again soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Have eaten breakfast and lunch in this restaurant for 20 years. It is consistently great food. Love to bring new people in to experience this cafe

Thank TheHagg
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you, we appreciate your kind words and business!

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The service is great, the staff very friendly and the food comes out quickly. Each meal comes with a lot of food. My husband and I were not able to eat all of our food, even though we wanted to because it was so good....More

Thank Kelvon B
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you, we hope you come back soon!

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We ended up at the Cortez Cafe as a result of a rainstorm canceling our beach dive. The dive store owner recommended we go there while we wait out the rain. The first thing I noticed was that it looked like a tiny little hole...More

2  Thank FLtraveler48
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review!

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Every time we visit the service is great and the food is delicious. Out of all the places we have gone for breakfast this is one of the few we come back to.

1  Thank tanyac21
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Seriously, I haven't had a better breakfast anywhere. Their pancakes are EXACTLY how pancakes should be. Fluffy, a little crispy on the outside. Browned perfectly. Corned Beef Hash is delicious as well as Hash Browns. I honestly haven't had one thing here that was bad...More

Thank Christy G
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you and hope to see you again soon! Sam & Debi Varelis

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Finally got around to eating @ the Cortez Café. Nice & cozy neighborhood-style eatery in one of the last, if not the last, historic fishing villages in Florida. Good food, great prices and very friendly service. Makes us mad that we waited so long to...More

Thank pdfree7
ibdebi, Owner at Cortez Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you and come back soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12108 Cortez Rd W, Cortez, FL 34201
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 941-792-0030
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