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Vela Cafe


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Middle Eastern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch
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Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

The owner used to run the gyros counter at the now extinct food court at the downtown mall. Nicest guy, great staff, great food. The new operation here has a larger staff. The food quality remains excellent. One of the few salad bars in the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Cal1990
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

A convenient location close to the capital. There are baked goods, coffee, and a salad bar. Lunch items are available.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Julie J
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Ordered on line and went in and picked up...a real time saver. The food was great. Very generous portions and all the food tasted great. The staff was super friendly too. Try this place!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank mrt1955
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Peets coffee, pastries and good ambiance for conversation make this a great choice for a mid morning discussion. My colleague said its a favorite for breakfast too ( I haven't tried that yet but will)

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank LBK1000
Reviewed April 11, 2016

After a bout of cheese-heavy, obesity-inducing meals in the West Coast, I decided to try this salad place and greatly benefited from the decision. The pay-by-weight salad bar was fabulous with a great variety of good quality options - in particular, all the Middle Eastern...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Global_lndian
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Vela has a good build-your-own salad bar, and then you're charged based on the weight of your plate/box. Being a picky salad eater, I found it great because I can put whatever I want on it and not have to order it without all the...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Mikasaurus
Reviewed February 12, 2016

5 of us popped in for lunch today. The food was fantastic and the staff was super friendly. I was in awe of how fresh the ingredients were. Everything tasted delicious. We will be back for sure! Thank you!

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank Susie L
Reviewed February 3, 2016

Not only Middle Eastern food, but also a salad bar with a variety of vegetables and condiments. Excellent pita bread for the falafel sandwiches or to have it by itself. Good and efficient help, for people with limited time to lunch.

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank Evita_1957
Reviewed January 13, 2016

I am happy that Vela Cafe opened. Not only do they have the best food in downtown but it's a nice restaurant to be in. So far, I've been able to take my work there in the morning and start the day with a freshly...More

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank 669christophert
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