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Gillwoods Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


toast choices - sourdough, honey wheat, or rye. served with home fries, hash browns, or roasted tomato
Two Egg Breakfast
up, over, poached, steam-basted, scrambled
Two Egg Breakfast With Aidell's Smoked Chicken Apple Sausage
Two Egg Breakfast With Meat Choice
ham steak, link sausage, italian sausage patty
3 Strips $10.85
2 Strips $10.15
Two Egg Breakfast With Applewood Smoked Bacon
Gillwoods Scramble*
bacon, tomato, mushrooms, chives, and cheese
Napa Scramble*
aidell's smoked chicken apple sausage, mushrooms, spinach, and cheese
Spinach Scramble
spinach, feta cheese, red pepper, & onion
Chorizo Omelette*
a cilantro omelette filled with spicy pork chorizo and tomato. garnished with avocado and sour cream
Add Cheese $1.75
Fresh Chive Omelette With Veggies*
mushrooms, roasted tomato, red and green bell peppers and onion
Add Meat $2.25
Add Cheese $1.75
Add Sour Cream $1.6
Add Avocado $2.25
Add Other $1.6
When 3 Fillings Are Ordered $0.75
When 4 Or More Fillings Are Ordered $1.5
Plain Omelette
served with potatoes & toast. meat: bacon, ham, italian sausage, pork chorizo, smoked chicken apple sausage; cheese: cheddar, jack, pepper jack; other: spinach, mushrooms, roasted tomato, fresh tomato
Eggs Benedict*
poached eggs served over canadian bacon on a toasted english muffin. topped with our fresh hollandaise sauce. served with potato choice
Eggs California*
as above with the addition of avocado and tomato. served with potato choice. may sub smoked turkey
Smoked Salmon Benedict
poached eggs, salmon, capers and fresh hollandaise on a toasted english muffin. served with potato choice
Breakfast Skillet
italian sausage sauteed with potato, onion, and tomato. topped with melted cheddar & jack cheeses and poached eggs. may sub chicken or ham served with toast
Housemade Corned Beef Hash*
our special recipe includes mushrooms. topped with poached eggs and served with toast choice
Country Fried Steak*
covered with country sausage gravy and served with two eggs. potatoes and toast
Huevos Rancheros*
corn tortillas, pinto beans, eggs, spicy rancheros salsa, and queso fresco. garnished with avocado and sour cream
Huevos Verdes
as above with the substitution of fresh green tomatillo salsa
served with whipped butter (on the side) and warm syrup
Banana Pecan Pancake
pancake choice topped with sliced banana, candied pecans, cinnamon, and powdered sugar
Pure Maple Syrup
Belgian Waffle (plain)*
waffle topped with fresh strawberries & whipped cream $10.95
Single (1) $4.25
Short (2) $6.95
Full (3) $8.95
French Toast Egg Bread
Single (1) $4.25
Short (2) $6.95
Single (1) $5.25
Short (2) $8.95
Granola Cakes
Single (1) $4.95
Short (2) $7.95
Blueberry Cakes
Banana & Walnuts
Fresh Strawberries
Whipped Cream
Caramelized Pecans
Addd Banana & Cinnamon $1.5
Add Walnuts $1.95
Steel Cut Oats*
oats may not be available after 11:00 am
Add Sliced Banana $1.5
Add Fresh Strawberries $2.5
Add Low Fat Peach Yogurt $2.25
Gillwoods Granola
Fresh Fruit Plate*
fresh seasonal fruit which may include: apple, pineapple, banana, orange, melon, seedless grapes, and berries. includes choice of muffin. cottage cheese or lowfat peach yogurt add - $2.25
Lox And Bagel
a toasted plain bagel with smoked salmon, whipped cream cheese, capers, tomato, & sliced red onion
Breakfast Sandwich
ham, bacon, or italian sausage, cheddar, jack, or pepper jack cheese and two scrambled eggs served on a ciabatta roll, bagel, or grilled bread choice
Biscuits & Gravy
eggs cooked to order with potatoes and two buttermilk biscuits with country sausage gravy
Home Fries
fresh, seasoned & grilled
Home Fries
with sauteed onion
Hash Browns
fresh, golden brown
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
American, Cafe, Diner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every town across America has a little local restaurant -- maybe it's a diner -- where locals and visitors alike go for breakfast. We're talking down-home and familiar comfort food without a lot of frills. In St. Helena, Gillwood's is that place.It's small and cozy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vinfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped in for lunch today on Main Street in St. Helena at Gillwoods Cafe and could not have been more pleasantly surprised. The food and service was superb. I had the grilled turkey sandwich (lettuce and tomato)with a bowl of chicken vegetable soup and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rhunter8388
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stopped in and liked this place enough that we went back a second time, my wife loved their regular eggs benedict and on day 2 loved their Salmon Benedict, day one i got bacon and cheese omelette and day 2 ham. egg and cheese...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank randy7496
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was delicious and the service was great. The staff is very friendly and we were served promptly. I recommend while visiting the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RosaB2861
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

If your looking for eggs Benedict’s this is the place:) the service was amazing. Had a wonderful breakfast in a great environment, what more could I ask for! Would recommend to anybody.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dogmandoon
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

The breads and pastries are made in house as are soups and breads. My club sandwich was excellent with a large portion. Waitress was quick, efficient and pleasant. Prices very reasonable for St Helena breakfast and lunch.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nobatesmotels
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Gillwoods is a cozy warm fantastic place for breakfast or brunch. I ordered a garden burger which was very good but was drooling to see the blitzes with ricotta and berries sauce and every breakfast plate around me. Service is great and I would definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 604eileenp
Reviewed November 18, 2018

We had two breakfasts here; both were excellent. Great menu with all the usual choices and an option for everyone. Food arrived quickly, was at the right temperature, and tasted great.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Wander1943
Reviewed November 9, 2018

We went here based on positive reviews and because our first choice (Boon) was backed up on an hour-long wait. Our second choice did not disappoint. They have a bit of a limited menu for Gluten-Free options aside from breakfast (they DO have GF waffles,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank leonflow
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Enjoyed a great breakfast, with plentiful and tasty food served by a super-friendly staff. Corned beef hash with perfectly poached eggs was a treat.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank andyu
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May 22, 2018|
Response from Bill S | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served up to 3:00 when restaurant closes.
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