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“Bring Cash! No credit cards! Food is excellent!!!”
Review of Early Bird

Early Bird
Ranked #1 of 8 Restaurants in Oakland
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We love the fact that they offer such a variety. And, breakfast all day. They offer two kinds of beans (pea beans or yellow eye) for your choice if you like baked beans. When you ask for crispy hash browns, that’s what you get! ❤️ this place!

Thank 608elainew
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Another local establishment that many folks might just pass by. Is it full of locals? Yeh, of course! They all know how good it is! When we sit at the counter it reminds me of going to Joe's Diner in Lee, Mass when I was a kid! Great place!

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Very good! Great service, good food and busy place. Casual dining but definitely worth visiting. Servers were attentive and courteous.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, great staff as always. Service is very quick, the atmosphere is pleasant. I will go back many more times

Thank Barblabbe
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

I have been here numerous times over the years, mostly for breakfast but occasionally for lunch. Breakfast is the real standout and they are busiest on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings in the summer and fall. There is often a line, but it moves pretty quickly. They do all the classic breakfast dishes and their pancakes are huge. Unless you are a big eater, only order one! They even make their own bread for toast for white, wheat and raisin. The raisin bread makes terrific toast. The biscuits and muffins are good as well. At lunch, they often have American Chop Suey, Meatloaf, Beef Stew and other homey favorites. The portions are generous and the food is a lot like your mom or grandma might have made. Their homemade desserts such as pies or bread pudding are also worth a try if you have any room left after lunch.

Thank Cathrine S
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