Barrett Junction Cafe & Mercantile

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A bit of Barrett Junction Cafe History

Barrett Junction Cafe at Dusk

Barrett Junction Cafe at Dusk

Take a trip back in time to Old California when you visit Barrett Junction Cafe and Mercantile. This historic building has been a local hot spot for nearly 100 years. See Our History for more historic information.

The Cafe received it’s new name January 1, 2000 when Leon and Chris Herzog purchased the property.  20 years ago Barrett Junction Cafe and Mercantile was created.  The “fish fry” as everyone knows it was served Fridays only, Leon began serving it daily.   We are still famous world wide for the “fish fry.”

All you Can Eat Fish Dinner

Barrett Junction Cafe serves its Famous Family Style Fish Fry Wednesday to Sunday.  Enjoy the 3 piece dinner or the All You Can Eat dinner.  See our Menu for details.

Enjoy our family style dining room. Room enough for 160 people and our outdoor patio comfortably seats 300. The parking is abundant. The front patio is furnished with tables and chairs. Sit at the front rail, watch the world go by and enjoy the breeze.

Book your next family reunion or club event with us. Weddings, Sweet 16 parties, Quinceañeras, graduations, birthdays, all celebrations are welcome. Call the cafe at 619-468-3416 to reserve your spot today. Big groups are always welcome.  Ask about our group discount applied to single ticket events.  Let us host your Fish Fry or Breakfast Buffet for your group.

Breakfast Buffet  reserved for large groups of 50 or more.

Barrett Junction Cafe’s bar is stocked with draft beer, wine, and your favorite alcohol. We have a few signature drinks available, ask for our cocktail menu.

Barbecue pork ribs

Saturdays are barbecue days.  The pork roasts and ribs are cooked through out the day, fresh ones are ready usually by dinner time.

The warmer months, usually beginning in April, a good time to host your parties and events on the patio. The stage is large enough to hold a band or a DJ. Patio tables are arranged in the floor beneath the stage with room to dance. Leave the cooking to the Cafe and order your barbecue and fish fry. Vendor booths are set up, waiting for you to use. Seating is arranged through out the back yard of the cafe.

Browse the Mercantile. Collectibles, memorabilia, paintings and pictures are available for the ride home with you.

Barrett Junction Cafe & Mercantile offers delicious Saltwater Taffy.

Barrett Junction Cafe Stage
vendor booths

back yard of Barrett Junction Cafe

Open Wed to Fri at 11 a.m. & Sat & Sun 9 a.m.

Contact us today to reserve your space, 619-468-3416.  Let’s do breakfast…

We are reserving Mondays & Tuesdays for group reservations.  Private parties accepted.


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