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Original Breakfast

3225 Santiam Hwy SE, Albany, OR 97322-5263
+1 541-928-9400
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
3225 Santiam Hwy SE, Albany, OR 97322-5263
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, great service, great prices! Impressive quality of food and impeccable service! They have a wide variety of options and plenty of great choices to select from!

Thank N8train
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here based on the reviews but I am not sure what the others found so special. It was breakfast, not an amazing breakfast, just a diner breakfast.

Thank bjallsworthlee
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is not a fancy chain restaurant, this is a remodeled 1970s building now run (for the last 14 years) by people who care about their customers and service and the food they serve. Our two breakfasts together came to $28, so this isn't completely...More

Thank CaliforniaFern
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

My Dad and I saw this little hole in the wall, family run place. This place is just epic! I had their Ham and cheese omelette with "get this!" Cheddar cheese bacon cream gravy potatoes, with whole wheat toast and Morgan berry jam. Wow! What...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Recently enjoyed breakfast here Although it was busy and short staffed - it was amazing. I would highly recommend the bacon/cheese omelet. It was a huge serving and I enjoyed breakfast for several days

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I usually judge a breakfast joint by the chicken-fried steak. Most places seem to take it out of a bag and fry it these days, but not here. The sausage gravy is excellent as well. The last time I went, they had a special of...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Enjoyed this restaurant close to the interstate. Found the food quite good and service very friendly and helpful.

Thank teenasan3
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This was, hands-down, the best breakfast I've ever eaten in a restaurant. It wasn't the fanciest. It wasn't the most expensive. The menu was not the most elaborate. What sets The Original Breakfast apart is its unique menu, the quality of its food, the generous...More

2  Thank wilcoxss
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Stop there for breakfast while in town for my son's graduation. The food we had was excellent. The staff was very friendly. Very busy place put did not have to wait longer than 15 minutes to be seated.

1  Thank Jarrod L
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I stopped in to grab a bite of breakfast. I looked at the specials & the menu and found nothing that was light. I asked the server. She said the lightest thing she had was a scramble with sausage and cheese. I left.

Thank bynw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 Santiam Hwy SE, Albany, OR 97322-5263
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 541-928-9400
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