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Irene's Cafe

747 E Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-3330
+1 559-237-9919
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
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“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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747 E Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-3330
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Ate lunch at Irene's with a friend and enjoyed the entire experience. Was greeted by a friendly hostess and waitress and our food was served in a timely manner. My lunch was delicious. I had the BLT and a cherry coke and it took me...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Irene's Cafe was such a pleasant surprise. My Airbnb hosts recommended it for breakfast so I headed over on Monday morning. I ordered the breakfast burrito with chorizo and cheddar cheese and it was literally the biggest breakfast burrito I have ever seen in my...More

Thank han102016
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Irene's is the place I use to judge burgers! They really know what they are doing when it comes to a great burger! 9oz of lean group beef perfectly grilled. The bun is just right and the burger fills it. There is no better burger...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Friends in Fresno introduced my husband and me to this lovely little café in Fresno’s Tower District. It is a very pleasant place to have lunch, with nice big tasty sandwiches and friendly servers. They also have wine and beer, a plus in my book....More

1  Thank Lisa Y
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife and some friends that said it was great food, or had a Philly cheese steak it was okay some of the other dishes not so good. We had to wait for about 45 minute's after sitting down to order food after...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Below average decor and food. I note from the menu cover this place stopped wining awards quite a few years ago.... Basic sandwiches with poor quality protein fillings served on paper and plastic. Tower district needs to lift its game big time to compete with...More

Thank searover69
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The food here is great! I love the enchilada omelet and I add carnitas. Breakfast is served till 11 on weekdays and till 3 in the afternoon on Sat and Sun. The chicken strips, potato skins and mini corn dogs with fries in a basket...More

2  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Tower District is THE place to be for all things special. Being vegan in Fresno is not always easy, but I can usually find a main that can be adequately altered to be vegan, if its not a place that has a vegetarian/vegan main. While...More

1  Thank sfgoldrushgirl
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This is a local cafe in the Tower District, a few business West of the Tower Theater. If you want a good casual meal this is the perfect location. The food, breakfast is the usual fare with great bacon, omelets, etc. Lunch is salads, burgers,...More

4  Thank robininfresno
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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Irene cafe is a nice place to eat with both indoor and outdoor seating. I believe they have one of the best hamburgers in the area cheeseburgers specialty burgers etc. The rest of the menu is okay I've had a few other items that I...More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 747 E Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-3330
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: +1 559-237-9919
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