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Baldie's Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Diner, Cafe
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2649 Decoto Rd, Union City, CA 94587-4903
+1 510-429-9059
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Today
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 06:00 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Union City, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great neighborhood restaurant! We've been going to Baldie's for many years now and the food is consistently excellent with huge portions. As good as the food is, the service is even better. Always friendly and attentive waitstaff make you feel at home. If you're looking for fancy, this is not your place but if you want really good food in... More 

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Thank dezell2017
Union City, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best cafe to visit in union city . My family and I visit all the time for breakfast , lunch , dinner . Always great service and food

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Thank buddytownsend
Riverside
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Baldirs Café was a terrible disappointment. There were flies everywhere --the tables were not cleaed- therefore -attracting more flies - disgusting! so the deal that included a ride up the mountain plus brunch wasn't!!

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Thank 62ethelr
Union City, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great breakfast, plentiful and crisp thick bacon done to perfection as is the whole breakfast. Great coffee and always filling your cup. Wonderful service, fast and helpful with a smile. Comfort food at its best.

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Thank Joan G
Fremont, California
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227 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Try Baldie's breakfast specials. You can't go wrong. The weekend special was three eggs, hash browns, toast, and your choice of bacon or sausage for $8.25. How can you go wrong? But this is just one example. They make an excellent hot turkey sandwich, meatloaf, or liver and onions. This is what you expect of American comfort food, and based... More 

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Thank Glenn M
San Jose, California
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163 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We came for lunch before an appointment in the area and we were not disappointed. We waited not too long for a table and were ushered to our seats. We passed tables of appetizing food. I had my standard morning out meal--Joe's special (eggs with spinach, ground beef, onions, and sometimes mushrooms. In addition to looking nice, it tasted delicious.... More 

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Thank Bay-Area-Grandma
San Jose, California
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

The minestrone soup was incredible delicious and hot. The spices and mixture of fresh vegetables and noodles were amazing. But there was more to the meal which was only good but definitely not superb. The stuff pepper had an excellent sauce and was topped with melted cheese. The portion was huge but the entire meal was only barely warm. Also... More 

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Thank Choc18Chip
San Mateo, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

There's a bit of a wait for a dining booth, but they serve a full plate so prepare to take some leftovers if you want to have dessert. I like that they have great Bleu cheese dressing for their dinner salad and with a nice glass of wine it got me prepared for a great meal. I hear their breakfasts... More 

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Thank Phillip M
San Francisco, California
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547 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Family owned café with very good food and portion size for breakfast. Entrees were reasonably priced and service was pretty friendly especially with the refills of coffee.

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Thank BayAreaTraveler6338
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Usually do brunch here. Goid food, goid portions. Standard American stuff, eggs, bscon, etc. good omlettes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2649 Decoto Rd, Union City, CA 94587-4903
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Union City
  • Phone Number: +1 510-429-9059

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