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junior's cafe

1791 Adams Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-1905
+1 760-353-9556
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ham” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe
1791 Adams Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-1905
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is good! The only complaint is that I never know when this place is open! We have been there for lunch and it's a nice atmosphere.

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went there last year food was okay. The beans could used a little more salt. Everything else was okay, the tortillas are pretty good too!!

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Based on the reviews here, decided to give it a go for breakfast this morning. My experience was pretty much less than Denny's quality. Eggs were over-cooked, coffee was weak, french toast was soggy, and the service indifferent at best. I'd skip it next time.

Thank Carmen N
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is El Centro'Sector answer to comfort food. Hours are usually from whenever they want to open to whenever they want to close, usually M-F 6a-2p. Portions are large but they offer 1/2 orders. The staff seems rough and rude but it's an act. They...More

Thank anothertrip45
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Junior's Cafe serve a wonderful breakfast at a reasonable price. With a large pane window you have a excellent view to enjoy your meal. The staff are friendly and jonny on the spot. Had a marvelous experience..

Thank revjap3
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Got there to have breakfast, but it was after 11AM. So had lunch, red beans and ham was great! And hot beef open sandwich covered in yummy gravy, it rocked! Food was out fast mashed potatoes were a bit on the cool side. Still good....More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This small almost hole in the wall diner is orfe ride home cooked food. Tables fill up quickly at lunch time which explains the slogan, "Eat, Pay & Get out!"

Thank 6jbenito
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Food was good, clean place, but loud. Needs some soundproofing on the walls. Food was really good, and large servings for the price.

Thank Angie A
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is very unfriendly the staff does not have class they treat you very disrespectful the food is mediocre and the hours are only to please The staff themselves. Do not go to this restaurant unless you want to be dissatisfied and your day...More

Thank Salvador Q
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Junior - the owner - can cook !!! The usual breakfast fare - large servings, bottomless coffee and smiling waitress... unless Jr is on the floor -- then smiling man urging you to eat a bit more! There is another side to this restaurant -...More

Thank BirdsNBees
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1791 Adams Ave, El Centro, CA 92243-1905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
  • Phone Number: +1 760-353-9556
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