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Crown Railroad Cafe

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2700 S Woodlands Village Blvd Ste 600, SECOND OLDER LOCATION: 3402 East Rt. 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-7114
+1 928-774-6775
06:00 - 22:00
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Our family has eaten at Crown Railroad Cafe in Flagstaff the past two Decembers after visits to the Polar Express in Williams. The food and service were great and the children LOVED the trains going around the perimeter (high on the walls so "no touching, just enjoying!!!).

Thank Anne C
North Charleston, South Carolina
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

A rather large old diner, plain and simple. We ordered ice teas and scanned the full menu. We decided on Mexican food. The special was a chimichanga plate which my wife ordered and I had the enchiladas for a $1 more. Our food came promptly. The food and plates were very hot. We were absolutely delighted with our meals. We... More 

Thank christopherM8134MB
Breclav, Czech Republic
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76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We visited this restaurant for breakfast before trip to Grand Canyon. The restaurant theme is railway. The coffee was excelent and our pancakes delicious! Tasty and with fresh fruit. We really enjoyed time here!

Thank Snyd3r
Phoenix, Arizona
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We just happened upon this place, because it was a meeting place, between two hotels during, back to school week. I found the food good, their service was very fast. We all had different things, and everyone was pleased with their dishes.

Thank ShellKC
Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife and I recently stopped at the Crown Railroad Cafe on old Route 66 in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Cafe is located by the Howard Johnson Motel. We were there for breakfast. My wife had an English muffin, bacon and coffee and I had a short stack of pancakes and coffee. The food was really good. The short stack was... More 

Thank Dennis G
St. Charles, Missouri, United States
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Reminds me of an old American diner. Decent food, good price and outstanding service. Give it a four, my wife's bacon sandwich was a little skimpy on the bacon. Everything else was great. Highly recommended for breakfast, they also have lunch and dinner specials.

Thank Allan H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

It is located next to Howard Johnson Inn, Flagstaff. We enjoyed the Pork Chops (restaurant’s specialty), BBQ Pork Ribs and Chicken Fried Steak with Gravy. The French fries were particularly good. We liked the food so much that we order the same dishes the following evening. Good value for money. Model electric train running near the ceiling around the restaurant.

Thank PerryTan
St. Albert, Canada
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54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

We found this restaurant near our hotel, within walking distance. It is a retro style café. In fact, when you sit near the window, you can imagine sitting in the dining car of a passenger train. The servers were friendly and efficient. The meals were huge and tasty and very filling. Total price for 4 adults was $56.00. They don't... More 

Thank MisterMikeTheGreat
Goodyear, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

This place has moved east to Route 66. It does have very good breakfasts. The electric trains running along tracks near the ceiling are fun.

Thank Turpy23
Arkie in the mtns.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

I spend as much time on Route 66 as possible when traveling. I enjoy the old memories. While driving through Flagstaff I spotted what used to be a Howard Johnson restaurant. Sure enough, the Crown Railroad Café is a step back in time. I'm sure it hasn't changed much. Booths, tables and seating at the counter. The décor most likely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2700 S Woodlands Village Blvd Ste 600, SECOND OLDER LOCATION: 3402 East Rt. 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-7114
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-774-6775

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