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Chester Old Town Cafe

150 Main St, Chester, CA 96020-9745
+1 530-258-2229
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good53%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jan 2016
“Lunches to die for”
15 Sep 2015
“Hosts with all their heart”
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150 Main St, Chester, CA 96020-9745
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Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

This establishment is now called "Cravings". We have had lunch here a few times and they are to die for....delicious and beautifully presented. Breakfast is another story. I ordered eggs over medium and ham. What came was eggs hard(and crispy) and bacon. Order was made...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

On our trip from CA to OR, we stumbled led over 'Cravings' by accident. We liked the service and the food so very much that we had to come back for breakfast the next morning before we left town. The fair is classic American food...More

1  Thank Bpgeist
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Cravings is the new name for this place and it's a quaint little restaurant in what I think is the downtown part of Chester. Just went there for breakfast one morning. Nice, simple, menu with maybe just 8-10 items. Some practical items, some not. I...More

1  Thank Rainier72
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Visited twice this weekend. Once for lunch then the next morning for breakfast. Food reasonably priced and excellent tasting. Small old fashioned building but very welcoming atmosphere. We had a group of 7 and everyone loved their meals. Will definitely be back if ever in...More

1  Thank dbkeybrd
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Ok Carol has sold this to a fantastic couple the name now is Cravings and I ate there today the food was fantastic I had a Rueben sandwich and it was perfect, will defintely be going back .

1  Thank bootsandlace
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Tried 'Cravings' (new name) yesterday morning. Thumbs up re cozy, welcoming atmosphere and friendly owners. Food was above average; I was not quite expecting the 'crispy corned beef hash' to be so granular, prefer mine more 'meat like' consistency/bigger pieces but tasty nonetheless. Others in...More

Thank LLoper
Reviewed 3 August 2015

This is now Cravings so perhaps it has new owners. They obviously work hard to serve wonderful food at a reasonable price. We had the best BLT's we've enjoyed for a long time and the service was friendly and attentive. A perfect spot for lunch...More

1  Thank Mike O
Reviewed 21 July 2015

The name has changed to Cravings. It is smallish dinner with 3 tables that seat more than 2 people with excellent food. We ordered the Reuben Special with the house coleslaw, Egg croissant with avocado and a Swiss burger. All perfectly cooked and the coleslaw...More

2  Thank nerdtude
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Order off the specials board. Ask the waitress what she suggests. We both loved our lunch. Great old diner with tablecloths full of old-time ads for dresses, dolls, hats, etc. A regular stop for locals. We met a high school history teacher and got caught...More

Thank CardamomTuesday
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

We have a hard time deciding where to eat that is good tasting and quickly prepared. This little cafe is the Bomb!! The food was delicious, the service wonderful, and the food delectable (did I say that already?). It is a very small restaurant, but...More

1  Thank Frances G
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Chester, CA 96020-9745
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Plumas County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 530-258-2229
Mom and Pop owners Heath and Christi Chase specialize in traditional favorites made from scratch with tasty twists! Breakfast includes omelettes, waffles, corned beef hash, breakfast burritos and our famous buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy. At lunch, enjoy our generous California Club sandwich, a Classic BLT, a decadent Cobb salad or our signature 1/2 lb. Chorizo Burger, to name just a few. Check our Facebook page for secret menu items and specials ... along with mouth-watering photos of our scrumptious scratch-made bakery items, like sticky buns, cranberry-orange scones, blueberry turnovers and morning glory muffins. Meals to go are always available (you are encouraged to call in your order in advance), and special orders are welcome with 48 hours notice. If you crave it, we'll make it!!
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