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Good Life Cafe

126 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-6000
+1 760-934-1734
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
126 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-6000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Quick delicious breakfast! We enjoyed 3 meals here! The service is quick and pleasant. Great place to get a hearty breakfast before heading to the mountain!

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Village Lodge recommend this place to 6 of us. All 6 people loved their food. I had the eggs Florentine. Others had the breakfast burrito and said it was the best burrito they’ve had!

Thank lcartmill
Reviewed 1 week ago

A little Mexican, a little breakfast, a few diner options. The restaurant is often full and everyone here is hustling! Food is fresh and good. Enjoy

Thank AnnieB2304
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading all of the great reviews on the Good Life Cafe we decided to give it a try and were not disappointed. We were both very hungry after a day of recreating at Mammoth. We got to the restaurant early which was good as...More

Thank SLTahoe
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Mammoth Lakes is a place that doesn't offer fine dining: just about every place is a variation on heavy handed, greasy, indelicately prepared food. For this reason, I was particularly happy and happily surprised to have lunch here. The daily special was grilled chicken stir...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The cafe is cozy, the staff is SUPER friendly and helpful. It is typical cafe food. The green chili enchiladas are to die for. I don't usually like pork, but this melts in your mouth. Yum!

Thank rst749
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is one of the go to breakfast places in Mammoth. The food was good and the service fast. If you want breakfast this is a good place.

Thank Edmund1020
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to Mammoth forever. Good Life Cafe is the best breakfast place in town. Great breakfast burritos, sure, but fabulous chili Verde rancheros or the shredded beef rancheros! Daily specials, fresh squeezed juices...carrot, orange, grapefruit.... Casual seating, great food, reasonable prices.

Thank Chip L
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Had two breakfasts at the The Good Life Cafe this week and both were darn good. They serve breakfast lunch and dinner. Reasonable prices and an extensive menu. Wait staff was friendly and the clientele seemed to be a mixture of locals and folks like...More

Thank wildman66
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The variety of outstanding dishes is well known in town as well as the friendly staff and quick service. It is extremely popular for breakfast and lunch but many forget that they are now open for dinner too. It is our go to place for...More

Thank Marian D
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Mary S
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Lady Mary S Have a blast is Mammoth! What would you order if they did not have omelette on the menu? I was in Oxnard on Sunday and saw 3 grey whales during whale watching :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-6000
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-934-1734
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