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Marti's Place

1905 1/2 Encinal Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4115
+1 510-521-4600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
10 Mar 2018
“Great Breakfast”
20 Jul 2016
“Swedish pancakes and so much more”
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1905 1/2 Encinal Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4115
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Good coffee, good service, good value for money - what more could you ask for?? Crispy bacon, the crepe-like pancakes are delicious and the coffee just keeps on coming. Cash only, so be aware...

Thank andthenmakesoup
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We love Marti's! Entries are tasty and varied. You can always find Swedish pancakes with lingonberries on the menu (approved by my Swedish mother-in-law) as well as a great variety of specials like salmon omelets, spinach omelets and pancakes with fruit toppings. Superior service. Outstanding...More

Thank Roberta5261
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Fair sized portions at a fair price. Great crepes on the breakfast menu. Always cheery staff and a never empty coffee cup.

1  Thank Terrie K
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Food on point went and had breakfast i believe my photos are the only ones on here lol but ut was delicious only downside is they dont take cards only cash and checks come on who still writes checks lol but overall service was good...More

Thank Tray P
Reviewed 17 April 2015

nice, comfy place to enjoy breakfast with a friend or alone, Nice staff and very good food. Service is a bit slow but worth the wait.

Thank aaiandrea
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Had a good omelet here. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Very nice people run the place, very friendly. Love the atmosphere. Not hipster at all, a genuine restaurant, very welcoming. Will return next time in town.

Thank KenandDoug
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I love Marti's brunches! The Swedish pancakes and lingonberry spread is a hit with my Scandinavian relatives. We bring friends with children here and we always receive wonderful service. While the wait can be long on Sundays during prime brunch time, we think it is...More

Thank Roberta5261
Reviewed 16 October 2013

This was my favorite breakfast place growing up. After 13 years away, it's exactly the same. The Swed Pancakes were everything I remembered and my husband loved them too. Marti is still there and the sweetest lady ever. A must do for anyone in East...More

Thank sshobbs
Reviewed 11 March 2013

If you're into greasy spoon breakfast places - this is for you. They are pretty kid-friendly as well.

Thank InspiredDiver
Reviewed 15 August 2011

This is why i like Alameda. This is a neighborhood restaurant that serves a really great breakfast. Ma and Pa owned. Not fancy but clean and cute.

Thank tripsaroundtown
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 1/2 Encinal Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4115
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-521-4600
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