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Hot Brew

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904 S Fortuna Blvd, Fortuna, CA 95540-3009
06:00 - 15:00
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Sat - Sun 07:00 - 15:00
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great food, drinks, and staff. Had a sandwich and a drink. also the coffee is great. the soup is also good. great staff and a little pricey but worth the cost

Thank Cali F
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

What can I say? Grill butter is a no-no, folks. Eggs are NOT SUPPOSED TO BE GREASY. Wait staff ignored that the meal was left untouched after first bite, then was DOUBLE-CHARGED for my uneaten meal. REALLY. Save yourself the nightmare, folks. Try L's Kitchen instead for the best breakfast in Fortuna.

1 Thank RedWouldForrest
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is absolutely amazing! After reading positive reviews on this site my husband and I decided to have lunch there one day. I had a Santa Fe Chicken Sandwich with a salad on a side and hubby ordered one of their burgers with a baked potato soup on a side and an order of onion rings. Both of our... More 

Thank Buffini
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

My nephew lives here ,for a small coffee shop it has a lot to offer , the food was great, the staff excellent, owner very pleasing and personal, love the art on the wall

Thank Craig B
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124 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We ate breakfast at Hot Brew several times and were very happy with the food, the service and the selection. When we returned one day for lunch, we were disappointed. We ate on the patio and the service was so slow as to be non-existent. The lunch menu while looking good, just didn't taste very good and we were disappointed.... More 

Thank yeatswan
Coulterville, Illinois
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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Not that many choices in this tiny town. Breakfast was OK, in fact, the pancakes were fabulous, but server brought a coffee cup but no coffee...even when asked if coffee was being brewed a few minutes later, failed to indicate that it was "self-serve" and located in the other dining room. Lots of choices once I figured it out. My... More 

Thank DaleMMR
Fortuna, California
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Excellent Resto specially for brunch or lunch. Food tasty and prices reasonable n right on the main drag as you drive into town. Very friendly owner n staff too.

Thank Nina E
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent wait staff. Traveling unannounced with many young ones, just dropped in & were seated comfortably and catered to. Food was made-to-order and mostly delicious. Fries were steakhouse style with great seasoning. Had the "divine Annie Bleu burger," definitely recommend. Hot cocoa & blackberry smoothies with whipped cream felt like a treat for the kids. Many veggie options. Pasta salad,... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Mount Shasta, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

While visiting Fortuna this restaurant was suggested as the best place around to have breakfast. Our food was delicious. The service was prompt. The thing we didn't like was the unending banter between the employees about who was supposed to do which task and who was working which shift. These discussions should be kept out of the sight and sound... More 

Thank Sally E
Fortuna, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Hot Brew is a nice restaurant where you can get a great lunch or breakfast. The wait staff is helpful and the menu has a large variety of options. Definitely recommend.

Thank Tamara Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 S Fortuna Blvd, Fortuna, CA 95540-3009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Fortuna
Bistro serving breakfast and lunch. (707) 725-2361

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?