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Dish

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American, Cafe, Sandwiches, Bistro
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207 North Cedar Street, Abilene, KS 67410
+1 785-263-3836
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Description: A fun little cafe you would expect to find in a big city located in a...
A fun little cafe you would expect to find in a big city located in a small town. Fun and flavorful sandwiches paired with a soup or salad all made with fresh ingredients. We offer dine-in, carry-out, and catering services.
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  • 43
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unique with a new menu each week!

I have dined at this restaurant several times, and have never been disappointed!! They change their menu each week so you never know what to expect. A sandwich with the daily soup or salad for $7.75 is just a deal!!! They use great sauces, aiolis, and grains that are off the beaten path, at least... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
Becky L
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Abilene, Kansas
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Abilene, Kansas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I have dined at this restaurant several times, and have never been disappointed!! They change their menu each week so you never know what to expect. A sandwich with the daily soup or salad for $7.75 is just a deal!!! They use great sauces, aiolis, and grains that are off the beaten path, at least in my kitchen! But if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The food was spectacular! We loved everything we ordered. The vegetarian sloppy joes we're excellent as well as the quinoa salad. We can't wait to go back! The service was so friendly! They made us feel so welcome! The overall experience was outstanding!!

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Salina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I've eaten at the Dish several times already this spring. Each wee there is a new menu and it never ceases to amaze me how the chef does it! She loves to create and execute her creations. And to be working with her sister! How fun is that! Open faced pizzas are a little weird, but their soups and salads... More 

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Logan, Utah, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Ate here twice during a week stay in Abilene. Menu changes weekly - no credit cards. First lunch was fabulous - best meal of the week - open faced veggie sandwich with a fabulous quinoa salad. Second time not quite as good - balsamic glazed brussel sprouts on flatbread - great idea but too cheesy and saucy. Friendly service. Nice... More 

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Fort Riley, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This was our THIRD attempt to eat here. Once they were full (limited tables and only open for lunch from 11:00-2:00), second time - our group was planning to meet there only to find the place closed. Granted...the food was good...far from typical routine fast food fare; BUT, unless you remember to check their website they seem to have different... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Charming ambience, friendly folks and, most importantly, the most unique sandwiches and soups anywhere. This place is a destination stop. Delicious eats in generous portions and two lovely sisters make it all happen with love. It' a 20 mile trip to enjoy this establishment at lunch time and I make that trip at leasy twice a week.

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Santa Cruz, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is a great example of how Tripadvisor can enhance a travel experience. While making a quick stop in Abiline to tour the Eisenhower Presidential Museum/Library, we checked in for tips on places to have lunch. That led us to Dish which is located on a quiet street in the old downtown area of Abiline. Its exterior is so quiet... More 

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Covington, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Dish is a place that you would not go to, if you were not from Abilene. It is in a former store front, in old downtown Abilene, and serves the best lunches for miles around. The menu changes every Monday (Soups, salads and sandwiches) and all seem worth trying. I was told their regulars, of which I am sure there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The dish is my favorite lunch spot in Abilene. Menu changes weekly, so there is always something new to discover. Never been disappointed. Save room for dessert!

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Salina, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Finally tried due to trip's reviews, lived up to rating and then some. Usual stop would be for Brookville chicken, decided to give this place a try since we were passing through doing their serving hrs. which is only for week days lunch. Two sisters join up to make a eclectic diner, don't let outside appearances deceive you. Soup and... More 

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Additional Information about Dish

Address: 207 North Cedar Street, Abilene, KS 67410
Phone Number: +1 785-263-3836
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Abilene
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10
Cuisine: American, Cafe, Sandwiches, Bistro

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 207 North Cedar Street, Abilene, KS 67410
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 785-263-3836

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Sandwiches, Bistro

Description

A fun little cafe you would expect to find in a big city located in a small town. Fun and flavorful sandwiches paired with a soup or salad all made with fresh ingredients. We offer dine-in, carry-out, and catering services.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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