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Little Cheerful Cafe

133 E Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4718
+1 360-738-8824
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (28 reviews)
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133 E Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4718
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Favourite little bit eclectic spot for breakfast in Bellingham. Mucho road work going on in the area so parking can be awkward at times while they do the sidewalks and road improvements over the next month or so. Breakfast always good here - hashbrowns with...More

Thank Logan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast, the waitress remembers you want sugar-free sirup. Hash browns, get onions, good for all price ranges. And they feed the homeless dinner once a week.

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Little Cheerful has become a traditional breakfast spot for my daughter and I when I visit Bellingham. This morning we visited once again and it reminded me how much I love it. Be patient. We have never not had to wait for breakfast. It's worth...More

Thank Sean O
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Came here with my dad and was dissapointed in how long we had to wait for our food. To start had to wait 15 minutes to even be seated which we understood it was a busy Monday morning, but once we were seated I ordered...More

Thank stephluvvv
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Scrambles are good, hash browns are good; I'm partial to the Egg McStupid (which is also very reasonably priced). ^_^ Can get real busy, but often isn't and you can get right in. Wish it were open later in the afternoon, so I could eat...More

Thank Evan I
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I found this place to be entertaining as well as serving great food. A warm welcome by the owner, a good (and entertaining menu), fantastic food and decent prices will ensure that I return next time I'm in Bellingham. I had a crabcake omelet that...More

Thank JohnHubbard
Reviewed 14 November 2016

There's character here and the menu had a good variety. We went on a holiday morning, was busy so had to wait about 20 min, no big deal, she had warned us. The girl who greeted us was very nice, but our server basically ignored...More

Thank ginni74
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Travelling thru. My hotel only had breakfast till 9. 😥 I'm not an early riser. Lucky me. I found Little Cheerful instead. I'm a veggie trying to keep carbs low: a challenge on the road. Not so at Little Cheerful. Plenty of good chouces. Delicious...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Went to school at WWU back in the 90s, this was a common breakfast place back then, lots of fond memories. Was recently on a road trip with my family, we stopped here for breakfast, yummm. The food was great. I had the corn beef...More

Thank PNWgirl1
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Worth the waiting as you can people observe and the food is different and yummy. I ordered a special in a skillet and kept saying I had enough half way thru and then ate the whole thing it was so good.

Thank Jo J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 E Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4718
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-738-8824
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