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346 Main Street, Niantic, CT 06357
860-739-2933
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
This is why Local Small Businesses beat National Chains

This cafe is great. The Food, Drinks, and Service are all great. You always feel welcome when you enter. No order is too complicated or simple. Their specials, especially their Grilled Cheese Sandwiches and Breakfast Sandwiches are great. So are their Smoothies and pastries...It's all good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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East Lyme, Connecticut, USA
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East Lyme, Connecticut, USA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This cafe is great. The Food, Drinks, and Service are all great. You always feel welcome when you enter. No order is too complicated or simple. Their specials, especially their Grilled Cheese Sandwiches and Breakfast Sandwiches are great. So are their Smoothies and pastries...It's all good. They support the community and we support them.

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Niantic, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Always something new on the menu. Great sandwiches. Good breakfast. Very casual, but friendly staff. Worth a stop.

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Denton, Texas
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133 reviews 133 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Staying at a local hotel and they recommended Cafe SoL, dropped in for a sandwich and a smoothie, it was everything I was told, and more, Service rocks, atmosphere is right up there, just a very nice place to chill for a bit and enjoy life. Will be back, without a doubt.

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Niantic, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Good food, casual atmosphere. Cross between coffee shop and sandwich shop. Great breakfasts, and lunch sandwiches. In summer, very pleasant outdoor dining.

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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Fresh and innovative, this is one of the more interesting establishments on Main St. Lots of vegetarian options, fancy coffee, tea, juices. If you're in the mood for something healthy, colorful with carefully balanced flavors, this is the place for you. Love the outdoor terrace.

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connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Cute place you can sit in or out- surrounded by beautiful flowers. Soup, sandwich's and salads are super fresh and interesting. Don't skip this if you're in town.

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Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love this cafe. The staff are friendly and accomodating and the food is great. They will do catering platters as well. I had the Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, Tomato (BLAT) sandwich last week, and added egg to it - delicious! Gluten free options too.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The food is good but I've consistently waited a minimum of 15 minutes every day this week when I came for my tuna melt. (And I was the only customer there!) Each time I've had to go up and ask if my food is ready and then they always go back and check and profusely apologize and bring it out.... More 

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Briarcliff Manor, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The outdoor patio has a beautiful garden..quaint and artsy local..coffee was really good. Variety Of muffins and cupcakes.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Cant believe we have lived in East Lyme for four years and never came here until today! Relaxing cafe atmosphere. Fun drink menu (today tried lemonade fizzies- lime, pomegranate and blueberry- all great!). Enjoyed a cheese quesadilla , simple but nice flavor. Also morocco tomato, very yummy with authentic flavors. Bbq chicken salad also great. Highly recommend a visit!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 346 Main Street, Niantic, CT 06357
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: 860-739-2933

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Café, Bakery, Delicatessen

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?