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FAQs

FAQsHow can I find the menu specials for next week?

Weekly entrée specials are posted on our website. From the home page, click on View our Menu.

Do you publish a monthly menu?

No.  In order to offer seasonal specialties, we think it’s best to remain flexible and take advantage of what’s fresh and looking good on a weekly basis.

Who is the chef?

His name is Rocky Packard and he joined us in November 2010. Whistlestop recently embarked on a strategic partnership with Homeward Bound of Marin to operate the Jackson Café. This enabled us to offer fresh, nutritious, delicious, and creative meal selections while offering on-the-job training to graduates of Homeward Bound’s Fresh Starts Culinary Academy.

Is Jackson Café only for seniors?

Not at all!  Everyone is welcome to enjoy our very affordable meals.

What are your hours?

The Jackson Café is open weekdays, Monday through Friday, from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm.

Can I order take-out? 

Yes, no problem.  We suggest that you bring your own reusable bag as a great way to reduce waste.

Do people with developmental disabilities qualify for the discounted price?

Yes, if  they are 60 or better. Our price break is based on age.

How do I insure a seat at the monthly Special Luncheons?

Please call and make a reservation at 456-9062.  These popular monthly events fill up quickly because of the great meals and wonderful entertainment often provided by Bread and Roses.

Do you offer catered breakfast meetings?

We sure do.  Currently a Rotary group meets here as well as Business Network International.  Please contact usfor more information.

Do you rent the Jackson Café for private events?

Yes.  The facility is available for morning, evening and weekend rentals for both the dining room and the commercial kitchen.  Please contact us for details.