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Cock-A-Doodle Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner
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2320 S Nappanee St, Elkhart, IN 46517-1351
+1 574-295-9292
06:30 - 20:00
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Sun 06:30 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 20:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good food servings are more then you can eat. Prices very affordable. Will come here again when I'm in town.

Thank Scott S
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The corned beef hash, home fries, biscuits and gravy and coffee were all very good. The staff was very friendly and service was quick. It's one of those hole in the wall kind of places that has great food.

Thank Sfoodie1
Elkhart, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Didn't like the meat loaf & the coffee was not good like it has always been. I love their breakfasts.

Thank Shirley B
White River Junction, Vermont
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great place, very fast, very affordable, very efficient, great food prepared quickly. Great prices, this place is packed all the time, but the turn around is very quick because they get the great home cooked food out quickly.

Thank Tammie C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It's your usual breakfast dinner with pretty good food. I have never had anything but breakfast but I have never left unhappy

Thank Joshua B
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157 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

After passing this place many times on my travels, I finally stopped to see what it's all about. Quaint little place with great energy. The service was AMAZING! I will give high points for how quick and polite the place is. I had the breakfast basket with eggs, bacon, and potatoes. Basic breakfast food...but very filling! My friend ordered the... More 

Thank Indy_colts2009
Conway, South Carolina
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387 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I stopped in here for lunch while visiting the area. We were seated immediately and our server was both friendly and very attentive. Our meals were delicious, prepared fresh and served nicely. It's a busy eatery and clearly a spot where the locals eat. If ever in the area again, we would most certainly eat here. We... More 

Thank RetiredBeachers29526
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I've been going to this place for years, now that i i work right up the road i eat either breakfast or lunch atleast once every week. They have the absolute best servers of anywhere i have ever been, from the waitresses to the guy that keeps your drink full. I dont have a favorite because i dont remember ever... More 

Thank Justin H
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Been going here for years for breakfast. Biscuits and gravy are the best around and the house omelette is really good too (topped with sausage grave of course). Service is good even when they are busy It there is a problem it's the place is small but the wait is worth it.

Thank ED B
Elkhart, Indiana
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is small inside.The staff is very friendly. The food is great and comes quickly even when the place is packed. It is not the prettiest place but it is clean.

Thank Shewolffie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2320 S Nappanee St, Elkhart, IN 46517-1351
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Elkhart
  • Phone Number: +1 574-295-9292

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