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885 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502-1420
+1 775-348-8264
07:00 - 14:30
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United States
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68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

This place is a gem. My boyfriend and I visited Reno in late May because we were scoping out apartments for a few days because we were moving to the area. We are big Triple D fans and saw that Guy had stopped here and had the "cowgirl." So naturally, my boyfriend and I made a trip here and, oh... More 

3 Thank Sean C
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238 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

We had the tri tip sandwich and half sandwich and a salad. Smoked turkey sandwich with cream cheese and cherry jam on dutch crunch may becthe best sandwich I have ever eaten. Bf said a little too much gost cheese on his tri tip but he scraped it off and still enjoyed. The next morning we had breakfast. Both had... More 

Thank email4saundra1
Gardnerville, Nevada
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194 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I found out about Dish Cafe from two sources- I saw it featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (with Guy Fieri- Food Network) AND when we subscribed to the Reno Gazette Journal, Dish Cafe's owner writes a weekly food column for the Nevada Food Section. Her recipes always sound tasty and fresh, so when my husband and I found ourselves... More 

1 Thank Michele L
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Location was a little weird, but the food was good. Dessert was amazing. Unique menu. Would definitely go back.

Thank Landon R
Huntsville, Texas
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233 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2013

We were only in Reno for a few hours one day and chose this restaurant based on the Trip Advisor reviews. The quiche and cupcakes had my attention. We arrived around 2 p.m. on the last day they would be open prior to their 2-week closing for Christmas. Unfortunately they were out of both quiche and cupcakes. We settled for... More 

Thank pickygirl09
Level Contributor
28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

We have ha some of our best lunches here. Small, super cute with natural local ingredients and a friendly staff. Nancy and joe both great regulars and I have waited 45 minutes at lunch for the cupcakes to be available as my husband the baker believes they are the best he ever had. The quiche is a must. All salads... More 

Thank KellyMarschall
Medford, Oregon
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2013

It's in a brick buildling. The adress is clear to see but the Dish is small and hard to see while driving by. You walk in pick up a menu, which is limited, make your selection and walk up to the counter and order. A little bit unconventional. I had a handcrafted mocha and a breakfast sandwich on special bread.... More 

1 Thank Dawinetaster
Glendale, Colorado
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

An excellent intro to Reno cuisine! The restaurant felt like a family kitchen, and the staff made us feel like relatives. The food? Mind-blowingly fresh and delicious. Go for the specials, but don't even think about leaving without trying the quiche. The one drawback was lack of close parking (we had to park on a side street), but it's worth... More 

Thank David1223
New York City, New York
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Whenever I travel for work (which is a lot), I avoid chains and try to hit up local places featured on various Food TV shows, especially DDD. Not all live up to the hype but this one exceeded it. As soon as I saw the Cowgirl sandwich featured on DDD I knew I had to try it and boy was... More 

3 Thank Marc R
Palm Springs, California
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2013

While performing at Harrah's Reno with The Four Tenors, we came across Dish Cafe. Owners are beyond friendly and accomplished. The cowgirl tri-tip sandwich is amazing. Awesome selection of other sandwiches, soups, quiche and baked goods. We went several times and brought friends, too! Kind of hard to find, but worth it!

2 Thank MagicTenor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 885 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502-1420
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-348-8264

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?