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Cowboys Corner Cafe

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946 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-3813
+1 831-761-8996
06:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have a bit of trouble finding a parking spot, you will be waiting to be seated for a while. This is normal, especially on weekends. The food and service are well worth the wait. We have eaten here more than a few times, and the meal has always been really good. This is a family-run operation, and the... More 

Thank JohnPaul489
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90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent diner food, but not exceptional given the other choices in the area. The standout order was the skirt steak breakfast plate ordered by our son - lots of food, and the steak was perfect. My wife's veggie omelette with home fries was also tasty and well-prepared. I had a beef melt sandwich which was not very flavorful because the... More 

Thank Greg H
Taos, New Mexico
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Although this was initially the only breakfast place I could find that opened at six am, the food and service were so good that I went back and will return again. Huge sausage patties. Good eggs, toast, and has Browns. But the huevos rancheros is the breakfast for me. Mostly local clientele. Staff speaks both Spanish and English well. Easy... More 

Thank JimLud
South San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

The food was delicious (breakfast), the coffee excellent, the atmosphere is fun and not too loud. There is also a free book exchange cart, and I picked up a title.

Thank Laurie G
auburn, ca
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

With any kind of luck, you will get to meet Paula, who is the owner...she knows how to make people feel welcome; not to worry if you don't, the rest of her staff are just as amazing....& the food....well, it's just simply the best....

Thank jaxie49er
Santa Cruz, California
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162 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We come here often, but today I tried a sandwich. It was one of the best I've ever had. Normally we come for breakfast, or I normally get a salad. The staff is very friendly, and Paula the owner is always so pleasant! We frequent this restaurant because it's homestyle and family oriented. Many come from all over the Santa... More 

Thank timteresa0
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The best Omelette I've eaten is there spinach Omelette and I put their home made salsa to it and it's delicious You gotta try it

Thank Charlotte S
Watsonville, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Big band for the buck. Great food & service. Parking can be a bit of an issue. Police & Sherrifs here all the time.

Thank rosebroker
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Went to Cowboys based on the reviews we read. It was a great breakfast has the tomatoes, artichoke and feta omelette. It was fast, fresh and really good.

Thank Laura D
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here many times. I enjoyed one server who called everyone lovely. She is no longer there because she talked to clients too much. I happen to like the conversation with her as it made it feel like home. The food was good and timely so I miss the friendliness she brought.

Thank Vicki H

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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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 946 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-3813
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Watsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 831-761-8996

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