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Village Cafe and Bistro

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220 Albany Tpke, Canton, CT 06019-9994
860-693-4302
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Today
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Food, Great Service, and Lousy Coffee

I often have breakfast here. It is very good. The Coffee is: weak, cold, and has no flavor, (dishwater). I would gladly pay more for a good hot cup of coffee.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Timothy S
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

I often have breakfast here. It is very good. The Coffee is: weak, cold, and has no flavor, (dishwater). I would gladly pay more for a good hot cup of coffee.

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Simsbury, CT
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Tucked away in Canton, CT my husband and I stumbled upon the Village Cafe and Bistro. There are so many wonderful breakfast choices, you can't go wrong. Come back again and again to try them all! Slept in too late? More in the mood for lunch food? We only just discovered their lunch menu, our fault not theirs. I must... More 

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Canton, Connecticut
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93 reviews 93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We went to the Village Cafe and Bistro for breakfast this morning and it truly was a delicious discovery for me. My husband had been once before and had a positive experience, so he suggested going there for a breakfast meeting with friends. It's hidden away behind the Canton post office, but it certainly a bustling little place. I ordered... More 

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I have only had lunch here once. But when you want the best breakfast-- this is where I go, and I will admit to travelling and craving a great breakfast. The place is small and coffee is self serve ( maybe tea is also, but I don't drink either there). Unfortunately it is where people stand if there is a... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Very good breakfast spot. The food and service are consistent each time. Food - Looks as good as it tastes. The Village offers your standard breakfast fare with a variety of pancakes and omelets, but they also have some unique specials. Service - It gets very busy in the morning, so arrive early. If you get there during a rush,... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I've been here a few times and it's a toss up everytime. The chef clearly cares for his food but the portions vary in size from ample to not enough. The time to receive the meal also varies but now that I've been here several times it's almost always an hour wait for simple food. The staff is just slow.... More 

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Collinsville, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Ample portions of quality, imaginative food. Isn't that what everybody wants for breakfast and lunch? The Village is consistent, from eggs over easy to gourmet soup. It can take a while to find a table on the weekends, but console yourself with dinner, served on Friday and Saturday nights.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is a great place for breakfast or lunch (haven't tried dinner! ). Free range organic eggs, amazing sweet potato breakfast side, really great selection of egg dishes and very good prices! Be prepared that it is very popular and there may be a wait!

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Westfield, Massachusetts
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I'm not quite sure why there are waitresses other than to take your order. The kitchen help brought us our food. You have to get your own coffee, tea, juice. And the station is located right where people are standing waiting to be seated. Our waitress was rude. Waiting to be seated, getting our food and paying the check took... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Top quality food without the fuss. Open for dinner Friday and Saturday. My friends and I all chose the special: Chilean sea bass with caramelized Brussels sprouts and squash ravioli. I enjoyed every bite. Artfully plated with a pesto flourish and sweet potato chips. Generously portioned fragrant bread pudding with plump raisins topped off dinner. My new favorite place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 220 Albany Tpke, Canton, CT 06019-9994
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: 860-693-4302

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?