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1048 Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3732
203-488-5176
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great breakfast, lovely atmosphere

Sit by the big front window on a sunny morning, watch the world go by outside, and listen to the warm sweet hum of conversation inside. This is a gem of a place: home-made muffins and omelettes and good coffee along with plenty of customers who have been coming here for years. The waitresses are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 31, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Sit by the big front window on a sunny morning, watch the world go by outside, and listen to the warm sweet hum of conversation inside. This is a gem of a place: home-made muffins and omelettes and good coffee along with plenty of customers who have been coming here for years. The waitresses are kind and attentive. It's hard... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A local favorite with fresh ingredients used in a creative menu. Small and homey with art for sale on the walls and photos and articles about the restaurant and town. Dolores and her staff make you feel part of the family

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Branford, Connecticut
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A great local place with good solid food. Run by some nice ladies. they have b-fast and lunch. They have fresh veggies and different types of egg dishes. \

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Branford, Connecticut
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This small mom/daughter run restaurant is a hidden gem that should not be missed. Everything is made on premise, including the daily selection of amazing muffins. The specials are always really creative, and often "Italian inspired" (think cheesy polenta topped with fresh sauteed crumbled sausage and veggies). Because everything is made to order, asking for special food accommodations never seems... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

We love this place! We used to live in this neighborhood. We can't get the way they prepare breakfast on other restaurants anymore!

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Chapel Hill, NC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

This is a charming little breakfast book right in Main St. in Brandord, CT. The muffins are as good as advertised. Omelet was excellent. Great staff. Nice vibe.

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Branford, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Unique and delicious breakfast choices, I absolutely love this place & have been eating here for years, a little pricey but its totally worth it the. the home fries & french toast AMAZING!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Funky and unique. Home town nastalgia mixed with eclectic art in an old small town coffee shop atmosphere. Standard eggs and coffee or upgrade to great specials like a broccoli rabe and sausage omelette with cherry peppers or great whole wheat blueberry pancakes.

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Durham, CT
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

This small cafe is always packed with happy customers. The food is fresh and plentiful. They serve interesting omelettes, with a variety of ingredients. Its casual style seating and atmosphere with upscale food. You may have to wait in line - but its worth the wait

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New haven
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

This is one of those "finds" -- run by a mother and daughter, been around forever or so it seems, right on Branford green that server\s great homemade breakfasts and lunches. Their omelets, muffins, pancakes and specials are terrific. The atmospher is arty and 70s and everyone knows your name. They even have a pan of water out front for... More 

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  • Address: 1048 Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3732
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: 203-488-5176

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