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Cafe De Arts

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136 East Saint Paul Avenue, Waukesha, WI 53188
+1 262-446-1856
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6:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Outdoor Seating
Description: Cafe De Arts Roastery was established in 2009 as a family owned and...
Cafe De Arts Roastery was established in 2009 as a family owned and operated European coffee house and micro-roastery, roasting all of our coffee on site, and is located in the beautiful historic downtown Waukesha, WI. Along with being a micro-roaster, our European-style coffee house offers several other wonderful items of enjoyment. Come in a savor one of our authentic European pastries made with real imported ingredients. Enjoy one of our five types of Panini sandwiches, made with hearty Ciabatta bread, you won't leave hungry!!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great morning hang out!

Food - Fab! Coffee - Fab! Atmosphere - Just as Fab. Friendly wonderful place to enjoy some good conversation and wonderful food. Check out all the artwork. Most for sale...

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Food - Fab! Coffee - Fab! Atmosphere - Just as Fab. Friendly wonderful place to enjoy some good conversation and wonderful food. Check out all the artwork. Most for sale...

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We visit all the time and I don't even drink coffee. We love their sandwiches. They're inventive and taste like the sandwiches we make at home and some are even better. Last trip we were a group of 4 plus a 15 month old toddler. The owner served us and she was really great with suggestions and brought water in... More 

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Dousman, Wisconsin USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We went for lunch and the sandwich I had was great but it only comes with potato chips. A nice little salad, maybe a pasta salad or fruit salad or greens, would have been nice on the plate to round out the meal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place is really warm, welcoming, and has great coffee and food. I've only eaten lunch there, but everything was super fresh and healthy. They have grilled sandwiches like tomato cheese, delicious homemade soups (fresh, without filler, like butternut squash soup) and fresh field greens salads with nuts and fruits and homemade dressings - no soggy iceberg here. There also... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Went for brunch and I ordered veggie salad while hubby ordered his fav sunny side up. Yummy food and would love to go there any time!!

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Waukesha
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I went here for the first time last fall when I was looking for a local place to eat and meet with a couple of friends. This unique, local establishment was just the ticket. Great service and atmosphere. The food was good, and though I didn't have the coffee, those in my group that did enjoyed it immensely. This is... More 

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Waukesha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The atmosphere is funky, casual. The coffee, roasted onsite, is unsurpassed. Arrive early on a weekend and you may be treated to live music. Stay for lunch and enjoy a wide selection of salads, soup, and sandwiches. I'm a weekday lunch regular, but Cafe' is a hot spot for the Saturday breakfast crowd, especially during warmer months. Stop in for... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've always had a good cup of coffee here but, being married to a French teacher, the glaring error in the name always jumps out at me. It should either be "Café d'Art" or "Café des Arts"...or so I'm told. Still a nice place to go to though, regardless of any grammatical errors!

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Delafield, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is by far my favorite breakfast/brunch stop. The people who own and work here are generous in spirit. The food is always sooo good and such a good value! You really cannot go wrong with anything you order, it's fresh, delicious comes with sides of salad and fresh fruit so it also feels healthy! Coffees are always great!! Visit... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

If you are tired of the "typical" restaurant, try Café De Arts. The food is tasty and hardly "usual". This family run café treats everyone with smiles and a gentleness that can be rare in other locations. Café de Arts is one of my favorite places to have a slow meal or long coffee with a friend. The Mediterranean Breakfast... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe De Arts

Address: 136 East Saint Paul Avenue, Waukesha, WI 53188
Phone Number: +1 262-446-1856
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisine: Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 136 East Saint Paul Avenue, Waukesha, WI 53188
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-446-1856

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe

Description

Cafe De Arts Roastery was established in 2009 as a family owned and operated European coffee house and micro-roastery, roasting all of our coffee on site, and is located in the beautiful historic downtown Waukesha, WI. Along with being a micro-roaster, our European-style coffee house offers several other wonderful items of enjoyment. Come in a savor one of our authentic European pastries made with real imported ingredients. Enjoy one of our five types of Panini sandwiches, made with hearty Ciabatta bread, you won't leave hungry!!
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?