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Maura's Cafe and Deli

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106 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7851
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Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing!! The tomato bisque is awesome. We love everything. The lox and bagel are one of the best around. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. Maura's is a must when in Homer!

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Thank Jared S
Somers Point, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t get me wrong, we love the seafood offerings of Alaska, but sometimes you just want something “different.” Maura’s offers that and more. This is the first restaurant that I’ve seen brie and chevre offered since we left home! I had the chicken cobb salad which was fantastic: artichokes, thick bacon, eggs, baby lettuces, and tender, juicy chicken. My husband... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun cozy French atmosphere and excellent food. We had the Strata (which was flaky, rich and perfectly seasoned) the Breakfast sandwich with sausage, the Crepes and the Warm Brie. Best breakfast we've had in Homer. Don't miss it. It's a small seating area so be prepared to wait a little - but so worth it!

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is very small, with very limited seating. The food was very good, I had a very nice Lox and bagel open sandwich with a large serving of Lox, at a very reasonable price, My wife had a very nice breakfast sandwich. Service is painfully slow, you order at the counter, and it took over an hour for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maura's has been a Homer staple for years and years and years (even back when it was called Panarelli's). Her sandwiches are simple yet amazing; the tomato bisque is perfection; and anything with her homemade pesto should definitely be on your plate. I've never had a meal here I didn't like.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch. We were staying the in B and B upstairs, so this was very convenient for us. The food is amazing! Painstakingly prepared and delicious! We had breakfast there twice and I would go back again tomorrow, if I could. I had the bagel and lox and it was too much for me... More 

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Thank WoodysMom1996
Homer, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, Maura's was a total treat. This restaurant is my favorite place to brunch, The menu is full of wonderful choices. Salmon lox is always my go-to. The hosts made wonderful recommendations for choices of cheeses to take home as well. The old town location is my favorite part of Homer as well. It is very close to the beach.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Tiny cafe with outside space and two small dining rooms. Ingredients were local and fresh and combined in a very tasty and beautifully served manner. We ate a full breakfast and a lunch there. Would go back in a hearbeat!

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We popped in early one morning after walking on the beach. We had some coffe which was ok. However the food did look good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Breakfast/lunch, doesn't make much difference. The balsamic reduction was to die for, and I just tried to do it and couldn't even touch it. Food was excellent, brie was done like nothing I have ever had, roasted tomatoes, yum, omelets to die for. Salads, omg, fresh lettuces with balsamic..outstanding. I am sorry we couldn't stay longer to enjoy more food.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7851
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
Description
Maura's cafe is formally known as Panarelli's ( same owners) has been in operating in Homer for seven years, it is located in historic Old Town Homer.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?