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WREN'S CAFE

$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner
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1005 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5322
+1 707-446-4259
Today
06:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 06:00 - 13:30
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Dixon, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Wren's Cafe is only open for breakfast and lunch. The food is old style cafe. The sandwiches are good, but the breakfast food is fabulous! They make great potatoes!

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Thank moshglass
Granite Bay
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Wren's Cafe lies along the westbound lanes of I 80 in Vacaville, CA. My wife and I have noticed this tiny restaurant for many years but only recently tried it...three times in the last six months on our travels from Placer County to SF and the Peninsula. Breakfasts are terrific. I just had an omelette with bacon, Swiss cheese and... More 

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Vacaville, California
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

The breakfast here is awesome and always a generous amount of food. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

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Thank DeeDee B
Concord, California
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Had a choice between a chain restaurant and a little "mom and pop". We were on our way back to Concord from Roseville and I had seen it on the previous trips but wasn't sure about the food and atmosphere. This is a Great little place for good service and good food. Good portions and quite a variety. The service... More 

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Vacaville, California
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Walking into Wren's Cafe is like going back in time. If you have ever watched Mel's Diner, you'll understand what I'm talking about. It's a nostalgic throw back to how customers were served way back when. I particularly love the waitress with the very strong personality. It's like dinner and show. All are very friendly despite the business. The food... More 

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Thank johncastillo72
Vacaville, California
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This place is a classic... basic but wonderful food with consistently nice and wonderful service. The owner is a good guy and gives back to the community. This ia a great place to get basic but great eats. It is a small place, with excellent service. They get to know you here. Enjoy.

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Thank Laura K
Carson City, Nevada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The coffee is always fresh, the service is always fast and friendly, and the food is terrific. You can't go wrong at the Wren's Cafe.

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Thank John P
Crescent City, California
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152 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This little place has been there for so long. It's easy to miss because of its location right off the Alamo Drive exit. Breakfast is the best with large portions and lots to offer. I love their Eggs Benedict. It's just a small cafe but worth trying. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Deanna D
Vacaville, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

As soon as your coffee cup is empty it is filled, no extra charge, the eggs are fresh and cooked to perfection. The hot cakes are perfectly done, you will never leave hungry, easy access off and on I-80 in Vacaville.

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Thank 8cjf
Reno, Nevada
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75 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Wren's is a good cafe and love to eat here may not be a 5 star restaurant but a lot of memories were made here and they still have good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 13:30
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5322
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vacaville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-446-4259

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