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Sweet Melissa Cafe

213 S 1st St, Laramie, WY 82070-3601
307-742-9607
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Ranked #2 of 97 Restaurants in Laramie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Vegetarian
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Modesto
Top Contributor
335 reviews 335 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The waiter said that the vegetarian burrito was one of the best sellers at lunch. The burrito normally contains sweet potatoes with the other ingredients of black beans and rice. They were out of the sweet potatoes and offered to substitute white potatoes. I accepted but regretted it after I received my meal. White potatoes are rather bland in the... More

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Laramie, Wyoming
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

You wouldn't expect to find a top-notch vegetarian restaurant in Laramie, WY, but Sweet Melissa's is absolutely an excellent place to eat if you don't favor meat. The food is always fresh, the service is always excellent, and the prices are always good. The mushroom swiss veggie burger is as juicy and good as any meat burger: it features a... More

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Columbus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

If I could cook like this, my husband would happily become vegetarian & never look back. I got the seitan fajitas & they were fresh, with a great spicy kick. DH got the sweet potato burrito & loved every bite. Filling, & also had a spicy kick. DD got the grilled cheese off the kids menu & DH said the... More

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Coarsegold, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

We were walking around downtown Laramie and we kept smelling something good, and we found it at Sweet Melissa cafe. The dishes that we had, 3Bean chili and black beam tamale pie, both were excellent. The crowd was mixed with both young adults and seniors.

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Casper, Wyoming
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were stopping in Laramie just to go to the yarn store. Sweet Melissa's is right down the road so we figured we would go to lunch at the same time. I'm so glad we stopped! The hummus appetizer was so good and it's some of the best hummus I've ever had. I ordered the mac and cheese with the... More

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I love Sweet Melissa Cafe!!! We were at collage orientation for our daughter at UW and had lunch at Cafe. I have been telling her about Sweet Melissa Cafe, she loved it and said best comfort food ever and will be taking others to the restaurant when she starts school this fall. If you are in Laramie you must stop.......best... More

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Colorado
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213 reviews 213 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Ate lunch here recently. Friendly staff. Free, on-street parking. Varied menu, with no meat, poultry, or fish to be found, so if you have vegetarians in your party, you will have loads of options. Nice to be able to order wine or cocktail with food. Food was tasty, but very overpriced for what we got, and the vegans in our... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

After eating at some pretty terrible restaurants in Missouri it was refreshing to come across a solid vegetarian cafe. It was however, just solid. Food was attractive and warm but a bit under seasoned. Vegan cooks have hyper sensitive taste buds, so for them a grain of salt goes a little too far. Awesome service, food was out quick, and... More

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Colorado
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130 reviews 130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I found this restaurant thanks to the direction of the Food Coop and it was great. I had the seitan steak dinner with mashed potatoes and sweet potato with gravy. The meal was quite filling and i had enough for the next day's lunch. It is located in the old section of town and faces the railroad, but that minor... More

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Wyoming
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73 reviews 73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This restaurant has been acclaimed by vegetarians and vegans from all over the world, who probably wondered if they could ever get a decent vegetarian meal along I-80... especially in Wyoming. Friendly staff, eclectic menu. Only thing I can fault it for is the decor or lack thereof. You would think after being rated so highly and doing so much... More

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