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Crown Railroad Cafe

3300 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4031
+1 928-522-9237
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (18 reviews)
“pancakes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3300 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4031
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

The real thing - not an imitation diner. Right by Route 66. Friendly and attentive staff. Homeric portions of food. I had BBQ ribs with fires, coleslaw and beans for $16.00. My only complaint is that the mens' washroom was quite untidy - staff should...More

Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to Crown Railroad Cafe for a late dinner and were very satisfied with our experience. The restaurant was going to close for the day in 30 minutes but we never felt rushed or unwelcome. The waitress was very friendly and kept our...More

1  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here yesterday. It was a great experience. I have some stomach issues and can't eat certain spices. I explained to Kayla our server what my issues were and she was great. Kayla was able to answer all my questions....More

1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 7 March 2017

One of us had breakfast here at about 9:00 AM on a March Saturday. The Cafe had a pleasant buzz and all of the customers seemed to be in an upbeat mood. The coffee was served right after seating, good and refilled regularly. A free...More

1  Thank IllyCoffeeDrinkers
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Our family favorite for over 15 years! The food on the menu is always awesome, portions are more than generous and the owner, John Cavollo, can give you any information you could possibly need about the surrounding area while keeping you laughing. Local's tip? Order...More

Thank Stephanie k
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Stopped by for a late dinner and the food was excellent and in huge portions. The diner was cute and had a train my kids enjoyed watching.

Thank Anastasia A
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The food was excellent and it was a reminder of how food was back in the good old days. It had a train that went around the restaurant which was fun to admire and it was also fun to see how each table was named...More

Thank Hikimai J
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We had breakfast one day, dessert the next, and dinner on another day at this quaint and nostalgic restaurant. Breakfast was classic bacon & eggs fare which was excellent. Though the pie selection was limited, the cherry pie had a fine, home-made crust and was...More

Thank ColoradoJAK
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by the omelettes. Large party had several plates and all were decent. No frills - just your regular truck stop type atmosphere.

Thank Amego
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We decided to check out this restaurant since we love trains. There was a good sized model train running around the top of the restaurant on a track - but that was the only good thing in the place. The menu looked promising but after...More

Thank Dragon28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3300 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4031
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-522-9237
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