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Greenwood Pier Cafe - CLOSED

5928 Highway One, Elk, CA 95432
+1 707-877-3400
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
30 Jun 2014
“Nice casual dining”
6 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
5928 Highway One, Elk, CA 95432
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11 - 20 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2013

great food but service slow due to overwhelming response of local and Inn guests; however, only 2nd night of re-opening café, so I am sure they will be adding more employees to improve their service.

Thank MJB_10
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I have never been treated so poorly and disrespectfully at a restaurant in my life. I was told that the restaurant had only been open for five days, which leads me to believe that it has undergone new ownership and would explain why the prior...More

3  Thank Kara975
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The Greenwood Pier Cafe was very quaint and located on the main road through Elk. The menu was very limited with only a few selections. The day my wife and I stopped in for an early dinner (around 5:30), the cafe was already out of...More

Thank Vpjp11
Reviewed 24 February 2013

The Greenwood Pier Cafe has a scenic location on Highway 1 overlooking the Pacific Ocean, but the food is just average. Much tastier options available at other restaurants closer to Mendocino. My rib eye steak had less flavor than I expect. Essentially a husband-and-wife operation,...More

Thank DSteveCA
Reviewed 10 January 2013

It was a wonderful way to top off our weekend with a Sunday brunch on the way home. The food was very tasty and well presented. We ate outside and the owners were very nice.

Thank Suzanne F
Reviewed 28 July 2012

We were steered here by the innkeeper at the Sandpiper House Inn (don't stay there). We later found out that the Sandpiper and Greenwood Pier are owned by the same person. We could tell the food was fresh, but it was so bland. The peach...More

1  Thank AlyBerk
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Food was awful, bland and tasteless. In other reviews there were favorable comments about the food. My friends ate at restaurant last year and said food was great. There must be a different chef. He is NO SWEET GENIUS!

Thank gladys m
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Limited menu but the food was excellent. The server let us know that the Chef could accommodate gluten free or vegetarian dinners before we ordered our meals.

1  Thank Lillian H
Reviewed 1 July 2012

As other posters have said, there are limited options for meals in Elk and this one is the best... We had dinner on a Friday evening at 7:30 and the place was moerately full. The food was incredibly fresh and well prepared. There even was...More

1  Thank ggcaiazzo
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Had several incredible dinners here. Chef Rocco is a fabulous chef and the service was outstanding.

Thank 3rovnaks
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
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17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5928 Highway One, Elk, CA 95432
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 707-877-3400
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