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Wet Hen Cafe

3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
+1 775-657-8880
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 12 min
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is very good. Locally owned. Staff is very friendly. The cafe is small and has the atmosphere of a country cafe. Recommend it if you're in town!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roberta G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little place if you're looking for a good breakfast, brunch or lunch. Great little local cafe with really good food. Highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank unrgirl20
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to the Wet Hen for both breakfast and lunch - each order is made up fresh and it tastes wonderful - portions are generous and menu is delightful - something for everyone's needs and wants !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sandraorlinem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Homey decor, easy parking in a strip mall, only few minute drive from downtown Reno and worth the drive. Quick and friendly service, generous portions and very fresh food. We can for a weekend brunch and enjoyed our meal. Will definitely come back for more.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SDCA312
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Wet hen Cafe has a wonderful breakfast with homemade food and pastries! We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast there. What we loved the most was their hen shaped sugar cookies. Super yummy! They go fast though so make sure you get there early to grab a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BeckyM14
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The WH is our very favorite breakfast spot in town! The biscuits and gravy are probably the best we have ever had! Everything is fresh and homemade!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cassidy P
Reviewed 7 November 2018

It turns out that a part of the parking lot was sort of fenced off for dining outside. We checked inside about the dog friendly area and they pointed out to the parking lot. The tables were all lined up against the fenced off area...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A great place for healthy as you want lunch. Great unique/gourmet salads, sandwiches and other items.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank megans598
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Great soups and sandwiches. You get a yummy cookie with your meal, too! Really cute restaurant. Very popular place, so you sometimes need to wait for a table. Service is quick.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lori M
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Wonderful place. Whenever my wife and I want something we know will be good and consistent, we always go to the Wet Hen Café. They always treat you like old friends coming to visit! Always excellent!!

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Date of visit: October 2018
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Nick A
21 September 2018|
Response from BrandonW820 | Property representative |
Hi Nick, We don’t currently accept payments via that app. We do accept all Major credit cards, cash and Samsung pay. Hope that helps! Brandon Wade Wet Hen Café
George T
20 January 2016|
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Response from Larry F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Why not call and ask them yourself? 775-657-8880.
Veronica L
29 April 2015|
Response from BrandonW820 | Property representative |
Hi Veronica! We're located on the northeast corner of Longley and South McCarran. That's about 5 minutes east of South Virginia Street at 3979 South McCarran Blvd. Nearby businesses are the Human Bean coffee drive through... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3979 S McCarran Blvd, Reno, NV 89502-7510
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-657-8880
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Locally owned and operated cafe serving freshly prepared comfort food for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy a warm and cozy environment to plant yourself. Curb your appetite or warm your heart while plugging into our free Wi-Fi!
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