Copper Café and Bakery, at Madonna Inn

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401 reviews
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The Copper Café is popular with tourists and locals alike for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, all served in a continental atmosphere. Elaborate wood carvings, red leather seats, and hand-painted walls create a charming, old-world experience.

Adjacent to the Copper Café, guest enjoy the Madonna Inn Bakery featuring world-famous cakes, pies, cookies, along with French and Danish pastries, all made daily with the finest ingredients.
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OT
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

First time going and I loved it! Great service and great food.

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KD
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We came to celebrate a graduation and are so happy with everything at Copper Canyon. We were seated right away at a booth (as requested) and they were even able to accommodate extra , last minute guests. We were thrilled with the service, food and overall experience.

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C
Central Coast
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was the third time we have visited Madonna for a special occasion. The servers are very friendly and if you have a young child with you, they are exceptional where explaining to the child their choices. Due to it being Father's day, I was anticipating a 15 to 20 min wait for our breakfast, as there were a few rather large tables full of clients. I was wrong; the service was fast and the food hot. Great selections for breakfast. All in all, a wonderful experience for a Father's Day event.

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OT
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Graduation

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CW
Palm Springs
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The decor is a little dingy, but the "original" atmosphere is part of the charm. The corner booths with the copper table top that spins like a lazy susan are fun.

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Miami
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Graduation

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KG
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on June 2, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Very fun and excellent service! Great place to go for fun with family

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HW
Calgary
1 review
Dined on May 31, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 5

It was a place we had to see. We had breakfast, average diner food.

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IA
Central Coast
2 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely family atmosphere, the food was delicious and the service was outstanding. Would definitely recommend for breakfast, it is very charming ♡

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OT
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on May 26, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Very nice staff and setting. Love the Monte Cristo!

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C
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My favorite place. I stop there every time I go to San Luis Obispo.

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1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great hot turkey sandwich. Made with real turkey. My favorite. And the champagne cake is pretty great too.

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PD
Palm Springs
28 reviews
Dined on May 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Quality of the food is always good here. The service was great. Always save room for a piece of their fabulous cake.

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D
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 2food 4service 1ambience 5

We let our server know it was my Mother's 82 Birthday and she didn't even bother to put a candle in the cake, had an attitude with every request we made or anything we asked for. It was extremely disappointing and put a damper on our celebration.

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MB
Central Coast
6 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Burger of the week was amazing. We love the Madonna Inn!

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TM
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My wife and I agree that this will be our restaurant pit stop any time we're heading up north on the 101. Service was great. Food was excellent. Drinks were fun. Thumbs up all around.

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N
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 3

The desserts are really scrumptious! Try the champagne cake.

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m
Seattle
1 review
Dined on April 28, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food is delicious and priced right and the ambience is unique, fun and entertaining.

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MA
1 review
Dined on April 27, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

Their cake is the best. The noise level was high but service was great and the waitress was very pleasant.

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P
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Sweetest server, funky ambiance, water glasses in every color of the rainbow that are heavy as heck and would seriously hurt someone if thrown BUT YOU WON’T DO THAT in such a fun gorgeous place like the Madonna Inn. And the cake which we used to chase down the breakfast was chocolate covered sin.

Incidentally they have the waterglasses for sale downstairs across from the pink bathrooms mentioned in one of Weird Al’s songs. Bought two for science experiments, self defense, and arguments. They are also pretty.

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VG
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on April 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Fantastic way to celebrate a friend’s birthday lunch!

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JB
San Diego
1 review
Dined on April 21, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 1ambience 4

We go here all the time, but our waitress wasn’t as good as the times we were there. We had to keep asking for things we ordered, and my daughters dinner came 10 minutes after everyone else’s food. The waitress told us that she forgot to put her order in, and she acted like it was our fault. I will not probably have a holiday meal there again, the staff seemed off their game.

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MB
1 review
Dined on April 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We have a tradition of stopping for brunch at Madonna Inn when we go from the Bay Area to Anaheim, but I was a bit worried about finding space on Easter Sunday. So, we used the on-line reservation service to book our space. It all worked like a charm. Our table was ready when we got there and, despite the crowds, service was just as fast as always, and the food was just as wonderful as it always is. The only thing I might wish for at Madonna Inn is more shaded parking, but that’s because we travel with our dog.

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SS
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Early Easter

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m
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a fun lunch break on our drive down to Solvang. Food was great, shops are fun to poke through. Haven't had dinner here before but maybe next time....

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DS
San Joaquin
13 reviews
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

We loved our time here. The atmosphere is unique and the food delicious.

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RA
1 review
Dined on April 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Loved dining here for Lunch. We can't wait to go back and eat at the Steakhouse! Very yummy food!

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OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 3ambience 1

Seated promptly as we were on time for our reservation. Hostess was friendly. 2 men who did not have a reservation and were seated after us were treated first by the server. Our server was really friendly and gave a great suggestion that I should get the sweet potato fries. Best thing that I ate. My husband really enjoyed his Avocado salad. The chili was amazing! Maybe the best I've ever had. Patty Melt was bland and dry even though I ordered medium rare. The cup of clam chowder was smaller than I expected for the price. It was just okay. My son had the hamburger, it looked nearer to medium rare and he ordered medium. We were seated near screaming kids. Annoying, but we managed. This is definitely a whimsical establishment and we will come back to try dinner.

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D
San Francisco
16 reviews
Dined on April 8, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Food was excellent, service was impeccable, price was reasonable, ambiance was attractive. There is little more I can say!

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HS
1 review
Dined on April 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We reserved a table for 8 for brunch and everything was delightful! Our server totally read the groups vibes and had a wonderful sense of humor that added energy to our experience. This was a wonderful experience and I'd definitely recommend for a larger group who is celebrating something fun! Thank you!!

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WE
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 4

The pastry’s and cakes are the best I ever tasted!!

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J
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Such a fun place, I would definitely recommend it 😀

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m
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on April 1, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 2ambience 4

The Madonna Inn is a tourist attraction. You don't go there for the food. It's so so. Be sure to tour the main dining room and lower level men's room (quite unique).

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OT
San Diego
3 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Stopped in for breakfast. It was fun.

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OT
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 2food 3service 3ambience 3

I reserved a table over a month ago for husband’s 80 birthday and when we got there it was taken. Very disappointing as we frequent this restaurant on a regular basis. This is the third time this has happened. It’s like they don’t honor your requests. No recognition of his birthday as I’ve seen with other patrons. Very disgusted! Will think twice before I choose this restaurant again.

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DT
1 review
Dined on March 26, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Very interesting spot to visit. The food was very tasty and the waitress was top notch. Could have been a little cleaner. Would recommend as a quaint spot to see and get some pics.

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s
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on March 25, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 1ambience 4

I always enjoy the Copper Cafe and look forward to coming again but our service on this visit was atrocious.

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KE
Dallas
8 reviews
Dined on March 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was great. the Toffee Crunch Cake the best!

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JM
Central Coast
7 reviews
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

We always have birthday breakfast here. The food is usually good and we enjoy the

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CS
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

There's a lot of pink, pink decor, pink sugar, pink napkin. It's a tourist spot, so it's worth visiting. Food is good, but nothing special.

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