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Cafe Moxo

411 E Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701
217-788-8084
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Ranked #3 of 431 restaurants in Springfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $11
Cuisines: Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Delivery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Delivery
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English first
Oak Park, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Nice cafe, I liked the coffee Roomy inside and some tables al fresco. Very nice employees, and creative food. I saw they had chicken pot pies,

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by and for letting others know of your experience. Thrilled you loved the coffee, welcome you back anytime to enjoy something else. More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The food is good and a bit different. You can sit outside or inside. It appears to be popular by the line at the counter. I tried their pot pie. I wasn't blown away. I found their food to be too pricey.

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience. We appreciate that you found our restaurant a little different, but also a little pricey. We have tried to create a positive experience for everyone and are always happy to learn what people enjoy or think could be different. Best wishes in your travels and again, thanks for taking the... More

Jacksonville, Florida
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I attended an evening event here and was wowed by their food and excellent staff and service. The only serve breakfast and lunch but cater special events. The spread was tasty, colorful, and impressive!

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Very excited you loved the atmosphere and food during the private evening event. We look forward to taking care of another private event or during normal operating hours. Thanks again for taking the time to let others know what you enjoy. More

Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We ate here because of the reviews and were going to be in the area around lunch time. We walked in and were greeted. We ordered and received our food promptly. I tried the chicken pot pie which was very good. My husband had a sandwich with their homemade pasta salad. He liked the sandwich, but the pasta salad was... More

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

So excited you liked our restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again if you return to Springfield. Thank you for taking the time to let us know. More

Springfield, Illinois
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This place is perfect to meet someone for lunch. They have both friendly staff and a great atmosphere. The sandwiches are unique and interesting and the cookies are a serious temptation every time I walk in the door. Get here early for their pot pie, which is awesome! The salads have shrunken over time, but are still respectable and will... More

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Thank you for letting others know about our restaurant. We are thrilled you enjoy having lunch meetings/get togethers here and look forward to the next opportunity to take care of you. More

Columbia, MO
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

no way does this deserve 2nd spot on tripadvisor. it was adequate and not sure where was better in town but nothing special. my breakfast burrito has previously cooked, slightly cold sausage in it. yum... but it was fast, and not overly priced based on its location. didn't see many alternatives.

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

dr_mucus - we really missed an opportunity to create a fan with your experience, for that we apologize. We will learn quickly how to make sure we eliminate bad experiences as often as possible and look forward to meeting everyone's expectations. Thank you for the review and giving us something to focus on. More

Springfield, IL
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I eat here every week! Homemade soups change every day with the seasons... hot and cold sandwiches (try the BBQ Mac), great salads (try the Bang Bang), and LOTS of baked goods! Try their breakfasts! Best of all... the friendliest staff in town!!!

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

DanlinIL - so excited that you love our restaurant. We certainly work very hard to make every experience as great as yours. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you and look forward to your next return. More

Madison, Wi
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

First time here and didn't know what to do. Staff helped with menu and it was all good after that. Service was quick and the food was better than I expected.

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Thank you mcal1943 for letting us know about your experience at our restaurant. We are pleased that we surpassed your expectations and look forward to doing so again the next time you are in. We appreciate you taking the time to tell others about our restsurant. More

Quincy, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to go for lunch. The food is quick and delicious. They have plenty of seating, both inside and out.

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

We are thrilled to be a "fave" of your downtown. We look forward to seeing you soon and appreciate the review. More

Springfield, IL
Top Contributor
161 reviews 161 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I stopped here for a late breakfast while shopping at the farmers' market. There were many unique choices, but I chose an egg strata which was very good. I had a bottomless cup of coffee which was quickly refilled when I took my cup back to the serving area. The place was very crowded but they were serving quickly to... More

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MarkF118, Owner at Cafe Moxo, responded to this review

Chuck - your review really let's us know what/how we did that particular day, thanks for taking the time. We hope when you come back, you try lunch or another breakfast choice, just glad you have taken the time to let others know we are doing some good stuff @Moxo. Thanks More

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