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Little Cheerful Cafe

133 E Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4718
+1 360-738-8824
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (28 reviews)
“crab cakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
133 E Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4718
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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Little Cheerful has sadly seen much better days. Famous for its cheddar browns, a big plate of hash browns with....well, pretty much what ever you want on them. Our order swam in oil and tasted terrible. My pancake order came with what looked more like...More

Thank mguelker
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

I'm from Saudi Arabia .. I was student at WWU in 2012 .. every time I visit Bellingham .. its my official breakfast :) .. I will come back soon

Thank Badr A
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Between the clientele,smells of foods and decor it has great atmosphere. The food is wonderful with large servings. We were there for a late breakfast and waddled out. We fell in love with our waitress. We're sure she loved us too. Isn't that the way...More

Thank Ronna P
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Arrived very early on a Monday morning since I was put off by long weekend lines-excited to try such a popular spot. Waiter was over attentive salesman and in your face early on then barely checked in-more interested in conversation at small breakfast bar. Ordered...More

Thank cheapdozen
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

This was a great breakfast place. My wife and I really enjoyed what we ordered and the atmosphere. They nailed the hashbrowns. Will definitely come back!

Thank Sean L
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Fantastic food, great, flavorful coffee, fresh ingredients creatively put together into wonderful dishes. Have had breakfast there twice, this time and 3 years ago on a previous trip to Bellingham.. Just as good the second time. Interesting crowd of locals. Just a block from the...More

Thank Herstelle
Reviewed May 20, 2017

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 May 4, 2017

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.

1  Thank Norman S
Reviewed February 26, 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 February 20, 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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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