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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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7:00 am - 3:00 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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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food and wonderful people

We have been here on two different occasions, Brunch and Dinner. Both times we were blown away by the food. I am a picky egg eater and my eggs were done perfectly! 3 choices in home fries (cannot wait to go back to try the others). Homemade toast in different varieties. Blood orange mimosas were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
Brandy S
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Farmington, Connecticut
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Farmington, Connecticut
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180 reviews 180 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We have been here on two different occasions, Brunch and Dinner. Both times we were blown away by the food. I am a picky egg eater and my eggs were done perfectly! 3 choices in home fries (cannot wait to go back to try the others). Homemade toast in different varieties. Blood orange mimosas were wonderful with breakfast. For dinner... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

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
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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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107 reviews 107 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 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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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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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
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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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Additional Information about Village Cafe and Bistro

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

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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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