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Museum Cafe Toledo Museum Art

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2445 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43620-1500
(419) 255-8000
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  • Food
    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
Great food - we eat here even when not visiting the museum

Really good food. Asparagus panini is great. Salads are tasty and they will customize if you need. Great atmosphere and there is a beautiful sun room at the end where you can eat.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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Toledo, Ohio
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Toledo, Ohio
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110 reviews 110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Really good food. Asparagus panini is great. Salads are tasty and they will customize if you need. Great atmosphere and there is a beautiful sun room at the end where you can eat.

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Toledo, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Food is not superb but it's cafe style so don't expect gourmet but being located in the most amazing structure in Toledo (or region for that matter) The Toledo Museum of Art, please spend a day there to soak up all the art and beauty of this building, have lunch in an amazing place and learn about it's history... I've... More 

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Milton, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I had a sandwich with tea and it was very good and the cost was reasonable. The atmosphere was pleasant and we enjoyed talking with other people there.

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Flint, mi
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848 reviews 848 reviews
585 restaurant reviews
383 helpful votes 383 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

If the museum is serving Lobster Bisque, I HIGHLY RECOMMEND trying it. Excellent at a very good price. The small roll that comes with the soup is very good. The dining areas are attractive with artful decoration all around. Lots of glass in this dining gallery comes from the Glass Pavilion studios across the street.

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Ireland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

One of my favorite places to enjoy lunch in Toledo. After visiting the beautiful Toledo Museum of Art it's easy to dine in the lovely Museum Cafe. The menu is fresh, creative and appealing. Definitely worth the visit!

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Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I always like to support museum food services and this one is a gem. Very nice menu beautifully prepared and served. Adds a nice touch to a fantastic museum.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Chef's special (ham & cheese panini) & turkey and Brie wrap w/ side salad. White sangria was lovely. Both of our meals were fresh, delicious, and had generous portions. Prices were easy on the wallet. Employees (cashiers & attendants) were friendly and gracious. I'd definitely include this cafe in your visit to this phenomenol museum.

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Chesterland, Ohio
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133 restaurant reviews
253 helpful votes 253 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

If you read the reviews on the Museum Cafe at the Toledo Art Museum, you will see the inherent limitations of a travel review site: The "restaurant" category includes everything from cafes to fast food, to cloth tablecloth fine restaurants. This is an excellent cafeteria/cafe that provides a very good experience, but it's hard to compare it with a full-service... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Very nice, simple menu in a casual setting (order food upon entering, self-serve beverage service, food brought to your table). The setting is wonderful especially the glass atrium which feels like eating out-of-doors. Simple sandwich/wrap/salad offerings at a reasonable price for generous serving. Unhurried and relaxed atmosphere surrounded by beautiful things from a marvelous museum. I have been coming here... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

We visited on a weekday afternoon. It is a cafeteria style restaurant. An unpleasant lady took our order. That was all forgotten by a very nice lunch experience . The dining room is beautiful . The food was delicious! I had a pulled pork sandwich and it was very gourmet. Very glad we tried this place and will look forward... More 

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  • Address: 2445 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43620-1500
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: (419) 255-8000

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