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Cool Cafe

328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305
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Ranked #5 of 20 Restaurants in Stanford
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 13, 2014
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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617 reviews 617 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
268 helpful votes 268 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Wow - this place is a little gem. It serves local organic produce - delicious and healthy. We had a combo of a black bean soup (hearty and tasty) and a half sandwich. It was a roasted seasonal vegetables and goat's cheese sandwich and it was really good. We also shared an heirloom tomato and mozzarella salad. It was made... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

The Cool Cafe is tucked away on the Stanford campus. Do try to find it for a really delicious and pleasant meal. We sat outdoors and enjoyed the weather (the current view is obstructed by construction). My turkey sandwich was delicious served on a tasty cranberry nut bread. Others in the party had a great burger, super chicken sandwich, and... More

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

Little cafe in the Cantor Museum on Stanford Campus. Interesting options in soups and salads and sandwiches, all fresh. Can sit outdoors weather permitting and enjoy a view of the sculpture garden, trees, etc.

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San Francisco
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86 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

This tiny cafe is an adjunct to the Cantor Art Museum on the Stanford University campus. Food is funky but well done as it is supervised by a celebrity chef, Jesse Cool. Overpriced for what it is, but the odd but tasty soups, the interesting sandwiches, etc. hit the spot after touring the museum. About half the diners eat outside.... More

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Salisbury, Connecticut
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51 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2011

Nice view of campus. Had a reasonable beet salad and a Calistoga water for 12.45 including tax.

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Coeur D Alene
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

Located adjacent to the Cantor Museum on the the Stanford University campus, this outpost of the Flea Street Cafe is a must. A medium indoor space looking like a mini upscale cafeteria, it is the outside patio dining and inside food that draws patrons. The food is locavor and organic. It is delicious, beautifully plated, and without frills. My toasted... More

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