Wanda’s

Bakery | Coffee shop | Diner | Eclectic
excellent
Worth a detour
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“You must stop in Nehalem,” advised an Oregon foodie named Ashley when she heard I was heading south out of Cannon Beach. “Wanda’s makes the best huevos rancheros you will ever eat.” I may have had better versions of the traditional borderland breakfast, but not within 1000 miles, and certainly not in a one-of-a-kind place like Wanda’s.

Breakfast began with a cup of Oregon-excellent Sleepy Monk espresso. Even more potent beverage options include Irish coffee and bloody Mary as well as something called a “laughing Wanda,” which is vodka with orange juice and peach nectar.

Following Ashley’s advice, I went for the hot-breakfast menu and a plate of huevos rancheros. Continue reading

“You must stop in Nehalem,” advised an Oregon foodie named Ashley when she heard I was heading south out of Cannon Beach. “Wanda’s makes the best huevos rancheros you will ever eat.” I may have had better versions of the traditional borderland breakfast, but not within 1000 miles, and certainly not in a one-of-a-kind place like Wanda’s.

Breakfast began with a cup of Oregon-excellent Sleepy Monk espresso. Even more potent beverage options include Irish coffee and bloody Mary as well as something called a “laughing Wanda,” which is vodka with orange juice and peach nectar.

Following Ashley’s advice, I went for the hot-breakfast menu and a plate of huevos rancheros. They are kaleidoscopic: corn tortillas topped with black beans and great flows of pepper jack cheese, and salsa, all crowned with a pair of fried eggs and chopped green onions.

What to Eat
Wanda’s, Huevos Rancheros
Huevos Rancheros
Must-Try
Huevos rancheros is the dish that has earned Wanda's acolytes throughout western Oregon.
Wanda’s, Fruit Smoothie
Fruit Smoothie
Must-Try
We loved the fruit smoothie, made with orange juice, yogurt, bananas and raspberries.
Wanda’s, Maple Pork Sausage Links
Maple Pork Sausage Links
Must-Try
Among the meat choices are these excellent maple pork sausage links.
Wanda’s, Biscuits & Gravy
Biscuits & Gravy
Here you see a small order of biscuits and gravy: one big one, split and smothered.
Directions and Hours
Open Today
Sunday8 am - 2 pm
Monday8 am - 2 pm
Tuesday8 am - 2 pm
WednesdayCLOSED
Thursday8 am - 2 pm
Friday8 am - 2 pm
Saturday8 am - 2 pm
Roadtrips
This restaurant is featured in the following eating tours.
9 stops | 2 hr 46 min total driving
12 stops | 4 hr 9 min total driving
Information
Seasons
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Breakfast, Lunch
Credit Cards Accepted
Yes
Alcohol Served
Yes
Outdoor Seating
Yes
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