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The Black Sheep


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Roasted turkey, sun-dried tomato pesto, red onion, and spinach on whole wheat.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Roast beef, horseradish mayo, and red onion on pumpernickel.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
The Club
Roasted turkey, bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, and mayo on whole wheat.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Genoa salami, boiled ham, provolone, roasted red peppers, black olives, tomatoes, red onion, lettuce, oil, and vinegar on baguette.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Black forest ham, brie, tomatoes, lettuce, and red onion on pumpernickel.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap
Grilled chicken, romaine, caesar dressing, parmesan, roasted red peppers, and red onions in a wrap.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
New Yorker
Nova salmon, cream cheese, red onion, and tomato on rye.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Nick's Pick
Hot corned beef, swiss, Russian dressing and coleslaw on rye
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Parma Express
Parma prosciutto, parmesan cheese, and olive oil on baguette.
Half $3.95
Full $7.75
Second Avenue
1/3 lb. Hot pastrami, swiss, and country mustard on rye.
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Full $+7.75
East Meets West
Roasted tofu, carrots, red onions, lettuce, roasted garlic sauce, and peanut hoisin sauce on a baguette.
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Humongous Fungus
Grilled portobellos, tomatoes, red onion, lettuce, and pickles on a french knot roll.
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Black Sheep Baguette
Fresh mozzarella, sun-dried tomatoes, basil-pesto, and balsamic vinegar on a baguette.
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Full $+7.75
C'est La Brie
Brie, roasted red peppers, spinach, and raspberry mustard on a baguette.
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Full $+7.75
Feta cheese, black olives, roasted red peppers, red onion, lettuce, tomatoes, and sprouts on a wrap. (Please choose whole wheat or plain wrap - sorry, no half wraps)
Half $+3.95
Full $+7.75
Holy Guacamole
Guacamole, cheddar lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, and portabellos in a wrap. (Please choose whole wheat or plain wrap - sorry, no half wraps)
Half $+3.95
Full $+7.75
Jamie's Vegetarian
Hummus, herb and garlic cream cheese, carrots, cukes, red onion, tomato, lettuce, and sprouts in a wrap. (Please choose whole wheat or plain wrap - sorry, no half wraps)
Half $+3.95
Full $+7.75
Purple People Eater
Roasted eggplant, roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella, oil, and balsamic vinegar on baguette.
Half $+3.95
Full $+7.75
Smokey Joe
Smoked gouda, tomatoes, spinach, roasted red peppers, olive oil and balsamic vinegar on a baguette.
Fowl Play
Grilled chicken, bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomatoes, and herb and garlic mayo on a french knot roll.
Great Garlic
Grilled portobellos, roasted eggplant, roasted red peppers, carmelized garlic, goat cheese, and lettuce on baguette
Green Monster
Grilled chicken, basil pesto, lettuce, tomatoes, and roasted red peppers on a baguette.
Southern Comfort
Buffalo chicken, backn, pepper jack cheese, spicy mayo, lettuce, tomatoes and red onion on a baguette.
Southwest Chicken
Grilled chicken, hot sauce, cheddar, lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, and guacamole on baguette.
Roasted turkey breast, grilled portobellos, olive tapenade, roasted red peppers, spinach, and red onion on baguette.
Pb and j $+2.00
Always extra-virgin olive
Oil and balsamic vinegar
Build Your Own
Pb and j $+3.25
Always extra-virgin olive
Oil and balsamic vinegar
Build Your Own
(Always on the side for all but caesar salad)
Small $3.75
Large $6.75
Lettuce, tomato, red onion, cucumber, shredded carrot, black olives, and sprouts.
One size lettuce, tomato, red onion, hot salami, provolone, sun-dried tomato, kalamata olive, and portabello mushrooms.
One size lettuce, tomato, red onion, black olive, roasted red pepper, guacamole, and black beans.
Baby Spinach
Baby spinach, slivered almonds, dried cranberries, red onion, shredded carrots, and goat cheese.
One size lettuce, tomato, red onion, cucumber, kalamata olive, hummus, and multigrain flat bread.
Small $3.75
Large $6.75
Romaine, croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan, served with or without anchovies.
(Catering bowl platter fee $2.50)
$7.25 per lb
Pesto Tortellini Salad
Cheese tortelllini with caramelized onions, roasted red peppers, spinach, and basil pesto vinaigrette.
$7.25 per lb
Mediterranean Pasta Salad
With tomatoes, roasted red peppers, feta, kalamata olives, red onions, and an herbed red wine vinaigrette.
$5.25 per lb
Tabouli (Vegan)
Cracked bulgur wheat, cucumber, herbs, tomato, and a light lemon dressing.
$10.95 per lb
Tarragon Chicken Salad
With celery, fresh tarragon, walnuts and our creamy dressing.
$4.25 per lb
Traditional Potato Salad
With red onion, celery, and a creamy dressing.
$10.95 per lb
Pesto Chicken Salad
With celery, toasted pine nuts and a creamy pesto dressing.
Yukon Gold Potato Salad
With‎ diced red pepper, scallions, and a coarse grain mustard vinaigrette.
$7.25 per lb
Fresh Fruit Salad
Watermelon, honeydew, cantaloupe, pineapple, and grapes.
$4.25 per lb
Traditional cabbage slaw with carrots and caraway seeds in a creamy dressing.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Seating
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very Cosy and Tasty way to wake up in an early AM stroll in town. Very local Very orignal ( not the plastic and glass of modern chain cafes), The pair behind the counter seemed truely happy to see us and the food came fast...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Travel333333A
Reviewed October 30, 2018

I came here with friends to have a quick bite to eat. We ordered different sandwiches. Two of which we had to have prepared twice because they got it wrong. The muffin I ordered was dry and I had to ask for it because no...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pedro J C
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Really good food as sandwiches are very tasty with fresh bread and very nicely prepared. My only complaint about this place is the service. The last time we were in there only two people there and sandwiches took about 15 minutes to come out because...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank westernm_13
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Sandwiches are creative and incredibly good with vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian options available. I love that they're available to order half size as well as full size because that leaves room for their desserts which are to die for. Can't recommend this place highly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rdy2pack
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I contacted the Black Sheep to cater part of my daughter’s bachelorette party. The food was amazing and they even delivered it to the venue. We were at a local winery for a few hours and besides sipping away at some great local wines, we...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Michie1291
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I really wanted to love this place since it is local and cute. However, when I walked in this Monday morning, wanting to order some pastries, I saw flies——about five or six of them—— happily hovering over and feasting on the muffins, the almond croissants,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rinoad2001
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Very nice deli. Near amhearst college a great place to get a freshly made sandwich with a ice cold tea.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank D8602ZLandrear
Reviewed July 16, 2018

I've been coming here for thirty years, so they must be doing something right. We usually stop in for breakfast. The croissants are enormous, fresh, and tasty. If it's getting later, I will grab one with ham and cheese as a brunch item. The coffee...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kathygnome
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The Black Sheep catering is just sensational! I have used them many times, but this time it was for a wedding a small family wedding of 23 people. The food arrived on time. It was delicious and piping hot. We had mango chicken, lasagna, rice...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Pat_R2050
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

This cafe was really cute and the mousse was to die for! The menu had a lot of interesting options that are very vegan/vegetarian/dietary restriction friendly, but for the picky eaters like young ones and myself there is a build your own sandwich option. Overall...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Amy R
August 1, 2016|
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Response from Penny R | Reviewed this property |
Don't know anything about their catering. But they serve very good food in the coffee shop.
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