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Thunder Cafe

1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here many times before, and the food has always been at least pretty good and sometimes excellent. The service has, at times been good, but our last few visits we've experienced lackluster service. On our visit last week, our server did not appear...More

1  Thank AHIDAD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered breakfast to take to room. Food was hot and tasty. I hand everything I needed to eat from fork, napkins and condiments.

Thank Fast F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rating of average is more a reflection on the casino atmosphere than the cafe. The food was surprisingly tasty with large portions and reasonable prices. The service was okay, our server consistently forgot things that we asked for and even messed up an order....More

1  Thank RoughandReadyTravler
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Thunder cafe makes these pizzas with pizza ovens that they have in there and they are just delicious. The wait time isn't long and the place is clean. You can't beat it

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great lunches value priced for any taste. Polite staff to care for all needs quickly. Roomy facility. Allows for member discount.

Thank raylinks
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I suggest you travel to Thunder Valley,stay at the Hotel and gamble in their Casino.High Steaks restaurant has a pleasant patio to dine in.

Thank John & Carolyn M
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The service and food was good but I preferred the buffet for the price. In all fairness I don't go there very often. I'm not sure what is there best dishes so I'm not sure what to order.

1  Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Thunder cafe is convinience and staff are super friendly. love this place...food taste wonderful also. especially the cakes and pastrys... area very bright colors and pretty uniqe design

Thank susazoo
Reviewed 13 August 2017

They have extended their Menu and now offer more variety. Food is good, and the service is always friendly.

Thank SaltsoftheSea
Reviewed 13 August 2017

the casino allows smoking so you must deal with that disgusting part. thunder cafe had a 10-15 minute wait. once seated things go well. service is good, menu ok. my wife ordered a cheeseburger & raved about it. I ordered a turkey avacado wrap and...More

Thank steve k
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lincoln
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