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1192 S Donahue Dr, Auburn, AL 36832
(334) 887-0887
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8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: This cafe is tucked in a nursery called Blooming Colors. Part of the...
This cafe is tucked in a nursery called Blooming Colors. Part of the restarant houses a farmers market of locally grown vegetables, cheeses and jams. The cafe is so charming and the deserts fantastic. We were in Auburn for a swim meet and we wanted something sweet after dinner, we found the Crepe Myrtle Cafe and our sweet tooth was satisfied. We split a lemon bar on the way back to the hotel, it was decadent. We also took a slice of carrot cake and a chocolate toffee desert both were insanely good. When we left on Sunday we stopped by and got a slice of key lime pie and a crepe stuffed with strawberries, bananas and nutella both were as delicious as the deserts on Saturday. What a special place - you've got to check it out!!!!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Terrific Savory Crepes

If you're looking for dessert crepes this is not the place. But if you want terrific savory crepes (we had ham, onion, peppers and cheese) then you have the right place. This is not a candlelit dinner. The setting is more country store. But the food is fresh, local, and delicious!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
DeWitt65101
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Jefferson City, MO
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Jefferson City, MO
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168 reviews 168 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

If you're looking for dessert crepes this is not the place. But if you want terrific savory crepes (we had ham, onion, peppers and cheese) then you have the right place. This is not a candlelit dinner. The setting is more country store. But the food is fresh, local, and delicious!

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Tallahassee, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

You probably wouldn't know this place existed, even if you pulled in the parking lot (which is a basically a botanical nursery), but after reading the review on TA and seeing it was nearby my hotel, I had to try it. As I said, you park and walk through the nursery, then a fresh produce shop back to the cafe.... More 

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Auburn, Alabama, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I went here after work to meet a friend. It was has a great atmosphere. Not a very wide range of menu items, but the items that we had were good.

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Tampa, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I have been to this lovely restaurant many times. My daughter always insist that we go when I visit her at nearby Auburn University. The restaurant is set amongst a plant nursery which is very unique and nice at the same time. My favorite crepe is the steak and blue crepe which is steak and blue cheese wrapped in a... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We came here for a late breakfast to meet friends. Cos, good atmosphere and friendly staff who could not do enough for us. Good selection of food, serve yourself coffee with different coffees and also help yourself coffee syrup. Crepes were amazing!!! Looking forward to coming back here.

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Opelika, Alabama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Every time I eat lunch at Crepe Myrtle Cafe, I always wonder why I don't eat there more often. The vegetable crepe is delicious and a splendid way to get several servings of vegetables. Everything is super fresh as it is located in a produce market. The bakery items are appealing and exceptionally good. Ginger Purvis does a marvelous job... More 

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Auburn, Alabama
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62 reviews 62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Had a bit of lunch here. The sandwiches were pretty good, but my side order of squash casserole was not memorable. They also have a bakery that looked pretty good and market roast Mama Mochas coffee.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

it was an extremely long wait for our food. We were told it was an hour wait when we got there. It was overcrowded and serving was haphazard. We waited about an hour and 20 mins. When we finally got our food it was cold and not worth the wait.

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13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

If you blink you'll miss it. But don't !!! This place is tucked behind a flower nursery and is fabulous. Handmade crepes to order of all types. Every time I come to Auburn I have to stop in. My favorite is the Buffalo crepe or the Mexican crepe. But when your finished don't forget about the desert crepes.....

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Wynne, Arkansas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I LOVE the Crepe Myrtle Café. It is a must stop every time I am in Auburn. The blueberry scones are the best I have ever put in my mouth. I also dined on the Southwestern crepe and the crepes were amazing! There was no wait and I even took scones back home with me along with some yummy cookies.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1192 S Donahue Dr, Auburn, AL 36832
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: (334) 887-0887

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakeries

Description

This cafe is tucked in a nursery called Blooming Colors. Part of the restarant houses a farmers market of locally grown vegetables, cheeses and jams. The cafe is so charming and the deserts fantastic. We were in Auburn for a swim meet and we wanted something sweet after dinner, we found the Crepe Myrtle Cafe and our sweet tooth was satisfied. We split a lemon bar on the way back to the hotel, it was decadent. We also took a slice of carrot cake and a chocolate toffee desert both were insanely good. When we left on Sunday we stopped by and got a slice of key lime pie and a crepe stuffed with strawberries, bananas and nutella both were as delicious as the deserts on Saturday. What a special place - you've got to check it out!!!!
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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