The Charming Breakfast Spot In Northern California That Is Loved Around the World
Sweetie Pies is a small breakfast nook in the charming town of Placerville. The oldest establishment on Main Street, it’s known around the world for its giant cinnamon roles and olallieberry jam. The staff are friendly and locals show up in droves at this beloved local cafe.
Sweetie Pies is located in a pink Victorian home that was one of the first homes built in Placerville. It is believed to have been built in 1865.
The inside of the small café is cozy and quaint, with flowered wallpaper and close quarters. It has a warm, welcoming atmosphere and you will feel right at home the moment you walk through the doors.
The restaurant is owned by Patty and Ron Clark, who purchased the building, restored it, and opened Sweetie Pies in 1991. It's been a staple of the community for the last 25 years.
Customers mingle and stop by for a cup of joe and some of the most delectable baked goods you'll ever have.
The giant cinnamon rolls are a the go-to choice on the menu for many patrons. It's pretty common to eat a full service breakfast and then take one of these to go.
The quiche, huevos rancheros, and chile relleno casserole (pictured here) are to die for.
Another favorite on the menu is the olallieberry muffins.
And the homemade toast with olallieberry jam.
The self serve coffee bar allows you to help yourself to a drink while you wait for a table. It's quite a popular and lively spot, so you might be waiting for a table if you come on the weekends.
No matter when you visit, however, you'll leave with a belly full of warm, delicious food.
Sweetie Pies is hands down one of the best breakfast joints in Northern California because of the impeccable food and unforgettable charisma.
Owners Patty and Ron leave a letter to their patrons on the front of their menu, which just goes to show why the community loves this café as much as the café loves it's community. The regulars and visitors can attest that the place has plenty of small town charm.
There's no other place like Sweetie Pies,. Just ask any of us who know and love this perfect little breakfast joint!
Sweetie Pies is located at 577 Main Street in Placerville. It is open Mondays through Fridays from 6:30am to 3:00pm, on Saturdays from 7:00am to 3:00pm and on Sundays from 7:00am to 1:00pm.
Have you dined at Sweetie Pies? If not, what is your favorite breakfast joint in your hometown?
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