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Atticus Bookstore & Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$3 - $13
American, Cafe, Soups, Healthy
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Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Love this place. Table seating can be a tiny bit tight, counter service is comfortable and possibly a little quicker. Not inexpensive, but the sandwiches and salads and baked goods are really good.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank davidqmoser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atticus book shop and cafe is a well loved New Haven institution to be enjoyed either at the small tables or sitting at the counter having a bowl of their black bean soup and a cup of excellent coffee. The café is surrounded by an...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JKR4514
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant/bookstore has original food options. The menu is limited. They do have a breakfast menu. Atticus is similar to Panera, but locally owned (I believe).

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SandersonClan5
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

This bookstore/cafe complex is adorable. It’s a small area for seating, but you can take to go like any coffee shop. The food was delicious and prices fair. Cool place!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank AmandaBaran
Reviewed May 5, 2019

A limited menu usually means quicker service - especially in a soup and sandwich environment like this. And despite telling our waiter we were off to the theater and needed food and drink in a timely fashion, it just didn't happen. I would be very...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank actresssq1
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Atticus Bookstore Cafe is one of my favorite eateries not only in New Haven but anywhere. The food is wholesome and delicious, and the ambience is delightful. Wonderful service too. Near Yale and Yale New Haven Hospital.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ellen O
Reviewed April 16, 2019

So, to be honest, I didn't eat here...I only shopped...but if I didn't have the damn family with me I would have made a day just in this place! The staff was lovely, the book selection amazing, and just the overall vibe was awesome! Everything...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 250crystalp
Reviewed March 27, 2019

While visiting the Yale University campus we had lunch in this nice Atticus Bookstore & Cafe. The menu has various nice dishes to select for lunch. The service was efficient and the wait staff are friendly.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Franz K
Reviewed March 19, 2019

OK a great Place , service counter has take out and sit down , the food is delicious , as are the cakes Cookies , and it is a Big Book store also hobby items , can sit and read , browse all the asiles,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Very fine breakfast, great pastries, bread, etc and surrounded by a high quality bookstore. What's not to like? Service was efficient and very friendly, and the coffee was excellent - hot, too!. The Atticus Bookstore and Cafe was recommended to us for breakfast by the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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July 23, 2018|
Response from douglasf959 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website, the serve a breakfast menu until 11 a.m.
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