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Windmill Restaurant

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1167 Front St, Soledad, CA 93960-2963
+1 831-678-1775
07:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Unlike other guests we received prompt and cheerful service. The food was mostly okay, but nothing to write home about -- but the angel hair pasta drenched in mozzarella was pretty gross, and my burger looked a bit undercooked. Breakfast was uninspired (though my wife liked the huevos rancheros) and the sandwich I bought to go was sticky and flavorless.... More 

Thank Guido v
Paso Robles, California
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

My foundation meets at the Windmill monthly and the staff and food are always great. Convenient location near 101 freeway.

1 Thank giff64
Duluth, Minnesota
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

lovely ocean view. Excellent steaks and shrimp. had both indoor and outdoor seating. was a little to cold to be outside the evening we were there however the food and atmosphere were very good. not really a children's place but they did have a very limited menu for children

Thank _teenbean60
Woodland, California
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food was very good. The Gonzales Citrus Salad was delicious! The time we waited for food could have been better, but the serving staff was attentive and helpful

Thank gshe2016
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We had a nice dinner here after hiking in Pinnacles. We got pork chops, steak, and a couple of entree salads. Very generous portions. Even after a long hike today we didn't finish it all. Tasty food. I appreciated that the pork chops came with a nice side of steamed veggies along with the potato, and a nice side salad.... More 

Thank Ivy G
Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Wonderful food ,great customer service. Nice friendly staff.the desert was spectacular. Order was served in a good timely matter

Thank Algarcia73
Castro Valley, California
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109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on our way to San Diego. The menu is great and reasonable prices. I had a BLT, delicious! My husband had the Gonzales salad; everything healthy in it! Very friendly service.

Thank Amy B
Riverside, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were seated quickly and the waiter was very attentive. The food was average, nothing outstanding and nothing to complain about either. I did think they were slightly overpriced. Meals average about $20. This restaurant does offer a very nice menu with a good selection. If you don't want fast food then this is your best choice in Soledad.

Thank McCroskeyTribe
Jacksonville, Florida
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450 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

After seeing the food pictured on Tripadvisor, we chose another place for dinner and fully expected to eat breakfast at our adjacent motel. Since the motel breakfast supplied minimal cold items (2 cereals) we walked into this establishment. Breakfasts run around $10-$!2 each plus beverage, so we split a spinach and onion omelet. Grilled onions were still crisp and the... More 

Thank 2Starbirders
Los Gatos, California
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I wasn't expecting much as Soledad seems to be in the middle of larger towns, but this restaurant was pretty good. Good service, plenty of room and a pretty extensive menu. Served Breakfast, Salads, Burgers, Sandwiches and a variety of dinners. They also had homemade apple pie. I opted instead for their chocolate cake which was very rich and exactly... More 

Thank StormyMarin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1167 Front St, Soledad, CA 93960-2963
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Soledad
  • Phone Number: +1 831-678-1775

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