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Kopper Kettle Cafe

243 Main, Chester, CA 96020
+1 530-258-2698
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (44 reviews)
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Cafe
$$ - $$$
243 Main, Chester, CA 96020
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

It's a small restaurant with good food, specially the salmon! For those who enjoy different things, there's liver with onions.

Thank Linda U
Reviewed 12 October 2017

September 4, 2017 - After checking into the Best Western, we looked around town for a place to eat and there are not a lot of choices. There is a Subway but we wanted something more than a sandwich. So, we pulled into Kopper Kettle...More

Thank JerryH9905
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We both had burgers, fries and drinks late in pm after hiking in LassenNP. Hit the spot for both of us. We're satisfied with the experience and will return.

Thank MarkSS1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This restaurant has been in Chester for over 50 years. Although it changed hands 15 or so years ago, the new owners kept the same traditions as the previous owner. You can usually split an order and the cinnamon rolls are large enough for a...More

Thank djcreati0ns
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The pot roast was the only item in the menu that attracted my attention, and it didn't disappoint. It was so tasty I almost finished the whole enormous portion, which could easily feed three adults. It came with a meal-size side salad, choice of potato...More

Thank AugustoMonteverdi
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This was one of two eateries open on Tuesday night. The building needs a good scrubbing. Dead insects on window sills. Average quality food. Nothing seemed to be scratch made... usual diner fare.

Thank chris4NRG
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have been going to the Copper Kettle for many years. They have very good food and service and the prices are fair. This is a local favorite.

Thank James E
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

There are not too many choices of restaurants in Chester but this appears to be one of the best. Good variety of dishes, most of them can be shared or served senior-sized for the not-so-hungry. Try the Reuben and a Chocolate Shake and be time-ported...More

Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

As we drove through Chester on a Monday evening, the pickings for dinner were pretty slim. There wasn't much that was open. The Kopper Kettle had quite a few cars, so we decided to give it a try. First impressions were that it was pretty...More

Thank Wildwoodatheart
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The place is tired. Definitely needs a remodel. The food is pretty good and the portions are just right. Went there for dinner and I'm pretty sure the brown gravy was out of a McCormick box. But the meat was tender, vegies were properly cooked...More

Thank Steve H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Main, Chester, CA 96020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 530-258-2698
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