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Printers Cafe

320 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1603
+1 650-323-3347
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good55%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
16 Apr 2017
“An art gallery in the back!”
11 Nov 2016
“Quality food with rich ice cream treats...”
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320 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1603
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent sandwich and coffee place. Tables inside or out. Pleasant service. As a bonus, connected to this store through a doorway in the back is an art gallery featuring paintings, sculptures and objets by local artists.

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Printers Cafe is a lovely casual meal spot. Informal eating, chatting, working, reading goes on at most tables - no one is ever in a rush. Tried the slow cooked pulled pork sandwich, which came with a side of cole slaw and had a thick...More

Thank Kris S
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Printers cafe is a great place to have a causal coffee and light meal, the menu has variety, I tend to prefer it over the other restaurants that are often crowded, its a large place and you order at the counter, find a table and...More

Thank tennisplayer35
Reviewed 9 March 2016

The coffee is OK when it is fresh. The food is pretty good - freshly prepared and a decent selection. Has Wi-Fi and tables inside or on the side walk.

Thank Brenton h
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I love this place. It's open-aired, connected to a funky little art gallery and run by one of the nicest people on earth. The guy who greets everyone and makes the coffee is just perfect for the job. He recommends foods, alters coffee orders to...More

Thank swop
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I work near Printers Cafe and stopped in one morning for a quick bite to eat. As it was sunny, I opted to sit at a table outdoors. You order inside, they bring the food to your table. By the time I had settled in...More

Thank bensmom59
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I like this place for a meeting with friends because you always get a table and the atmosphere is pleasant. Since I usually just get a coffee drink I cannot comment on the food.

Thank ARay456
Reviewed 11 June 2015

I enjoyoed the food here very much. I ordered a hot roast beef sandwich , later onion soup and another time a wonderful salad. The bread was excellent, the soup was thock and rich and the salad was complex and tasty and healthy. They also...More

Thank FelicityMpls
Reviewed 4 April 2015

We wound up here because Joanie's Cafe was closed for some renovation, but Printer's offered an adequate substitute for an order-at-the-counter place. We got scrambled eggs, which come with up to 5 ingredients, plus toast and a nice scoop of fresh fruit. Generous quantity of...More

Thank Sudbury9122
Reviewed 24 December 2014

The place is specious and looks like a cafe shop with food looks like, nothing special, but OK. It has very nice gallery attached to it. I asked for latte and espresso. The guy poured the milk into the pitcher to foam it, but then...More

Thank Raimond S
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Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
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  • Address: 320 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-323-3347
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