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Thunder Cafe

1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The food was excellent and the server was very professional. A great value! Perfect for a relaxing break. I especially enjoyed the roast beef.

Thank 876rayd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply delicious! Would definitely eat here again. The chowder is smooth with delicious clams. It was veryfilling.

Thank X2499WJcherylg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always have to start our visit at Thunder Valley Casino with a great meal and a couple drinks at the Thunder Cafe. Very friendly atmosphere and great food.

Thank jstewmo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place while trying to find a place to eat. To our surprise the food was really good. Our server was really polite and nice. Just the right amount of attention and always with a smile on her face. We will be...More

Thank HikerRAZ71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Thunder Valley Cafe serves large portions and the food is pretty good! They have added an Italian Pizza and Pasta Bar, and the thin crust pizza is excellent! Price are reasonable and normally you can get in. If you don’t want to go to...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We've been here many times before, and the food has always been at least pretty good and sometimes excellent. The service has, at times been good, but our last few visits we've experienced lackluster service. On our visit last week, our server did not appear...More

1  Thank AHIDAD
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Ordered breakfast to take to room. Food was hot and tasty. I hand everything I needed to eat from fork, napkins and condiments.

Thank Fast F
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The rating of average is more a reflection on the casino atmosphere than the cafe. The food was surprisingly tasty with large portions and reasonable prices. The service was okay, our server consistently forgot things that we asked for and even messed up an order....More

1  Thank RoughandReadyTravler
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Thunder cafe makes these pizzas with pizza ovens that they have in there and they are just delicious. The wait time isn't long and the place is clean. You can't beat it

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great lunches value priced for any taste. Polite staff to care for all needs quickly. Roomy facility. Allows for member discount.

Thank raylinks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lincoln
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