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Dexter's Cafe

44 Pierrpont ave, SUNY Potsdam Thatcher HALL, Potsdam, NY
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Ranked #9 of 40 Restaurants in Potsdam
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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English first
Rochester, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I go here every once in a while and it never disappoints. Food is always amazing, as are the desserts (I recommend the triple-layer mousse that is there sometimes). The best part, though, is getting things to go--instead of hastily wrapping everything up, everything comes in nice little containers, and it ensures that nothing gets damaged, even the ever-so-delicate desserts.

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10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Dexters is a campus eatery next to SUNY Potsdam's student union. Open only for lunch (11:00-2:00) , they serve marvelous home cooked soups, signature salads, paninis, quiche, and a wide assortment of sandwiches. Prices are very reasonable, and the desserts are excellent too. Best of all is the staff -- the chef often waits on customers and often visits at... More

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potsdam NY
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204 reviews 204 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Open to the public M-F 11-2 this little cafe inside Thatcher Hall on SUNY POtsdam campus is a healthy inexpensive find. Love the build your own sandwiches with a large selection of meats, cheeses and breads- tons of veggies included roasted ones can go on your sandwich! Love the fresh soups. We got the seafood surprise and all were surprised... More

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Additional Information about Dexter's Cafe

Address: 44 Pierrpont ave, SUNY Potsdam Thatcher HALL, Potsdam, NY
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Potsdam
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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