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Starving Artist Cafe and Creperie

40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
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Ranked #3 of 40 Restaurants in Lee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $13
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Café, Creperie
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: The Starving Artist serves freshly-made sweet and savory crepes, panini sandwiches, soups, salads and baked goods, fair-trade and organic pour-over and drip coffee, organic teas and other gourmet foods using quality local and organic ingredients.All of our food is made fresh to order. The menu changes seasonally. Enjoy the free wifi internet, artwork, and comfy couch seating!
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English first
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Stopped here for a quick breakfast break. Lee has managed to retain the majority of its fantastic historic buildings that make up its "downtown" area. It is tempting to stop to look at the buildings alone, and if you do, the Starving Artist is a good place to experience the people and happenings first hand. First, the breakfast sandwich I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Excellent food, Fantastic customer service, kid friendly, Very nice, laid back atmosphere. I went here based on reviews, and am going again!!

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Milford, Connecticut
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The staff was very accomodating. We were able to design our own crepe fillings and toppings! The venue was cute!

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Had some vegan choices and they were great! I read some reviews saying the prices were high but it's worth it when it's high quality food you are getting. We were very happy. Wish you had one near us in pittsfield so we could go more often :)

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Rochester, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stopped in for lunch while traveling on I-90. They had many organic crepe sandwiches. Sandwiches were about $8 each -- so not much more than non-organic places. They had many other items including different types of coffees, smoothies, and teas. I had never had a crepe sandwich before so I chose the more simplistic on the menu. They had about... More

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Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Loved the crepes here. It's an open area can order at the counter. Stopped in one Sunday late morning on my way to Pittsfield. What a surprise to find such a wonderful place to have a coffee and a crepe. The crepe was wonderful, tasty and filling. Can't wait to try it again.

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South Miami, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Amazing coffees (pumpkin latte) the crepes menu is great. Such a quaint place just loved it. Very friendly

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Lee, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This restaurant has some odd opening hours (it's closed a lot). If you are lucky enough to stop by when it's open...try some of their original and unique salads and crepes. They have sweet and savory selections for breakfast and lunch. Don't expect great service...it's not that kind of place. Just try to enjoy the food and the gallery.

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a lively and interesting place to eat in Lee. The food is well-prepared and there is a good range of options on the menu. There is a lot to look at in the restaurant and local people clearly enjoy eating and meeting here. I especially enjoyed the French onion soup! The prices were very reasonable. A great place... More

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Word of mouth must be all it takes. Crepes that The Netherlands would gratefully serve. We loved the food here. My fourth visit. Warm, savoy. & easy to ear on the go. Great coffee & teas. We'll b back. Maybe tomorrow for breakfast! Did I mention local ingredients & an art gallery. Beautiful food is a beautiful setting.

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Additional Information about Starving Artist Cafe and Creperie

Address: 40 Main St, Ste 2, Lee, MA 01238
Phone Number: 413-394-5046
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lee
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 13
Cuisine: Café, Creperie

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