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638 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-3968
+1 352-563-0028
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Easley, South Carolina
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88 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for beverages and wished we had room for breakfast. Excellent! They have a menu of about 12 different Tea options and of course coffee options.Make a stop when in Crystal River

Thank tigersrule
Crystal River, Florida
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 19, 2017

This is one of our favorite places for lunch in Crystal River. The salads and sandwiches are always delicious and nicely presented. The smoked salmon salad is a wonderful burst of flavors and I find it difficult to try anything else. The desserts look awesome.

Thank deb34423
Valrico, Florida
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79 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here on a Saturday. We had the roast beef sandwich on ciabatta bread and turkey cranberry sandwich on flax and millet gluten free bread. Both sandwiches had great flavor and were very good. For the price felt like it could've had a little more meat on the sandwiches. Staff was very friendly and attentive.

Thank C M
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Good place to start the day or after snorkeling with manatees. The espresso and the food was good, I liked the ciabatta sandwich and the salmon with cappers on a bagel with cream cheese...The music in the background can be annoying since Ireland has more variety...the staff is very friendly and will offer alternatives to people with gluten intolerance

Thank FAVAR21
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Good not your run of the mill sanwiches. But not a lot of items on the menu. I thought my husband's grill.cheese had too much bread and not enough cheese. My chicken bacon wrapped was tasty. Side salad was good.

Thank tamsea
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited this place twice over the holidays. The options in this area are pretty limited. We had breakfast to go both days. Egg sandwiches & scones were very good. However the coffee was expensive yet tasted like warm water....,both days. My Guess is the teenager at the counter was the one making it. She didn't offer to add fresh... More 

Thank Wvpresser
Trinity, Florida
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230 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch, with another couple. They stop serving breakfast at 11 am and they close at 3pm. We got there at 1230, they only have about 10 tables inside so you might have to wait. We waited 5 min. Not bad at all. The menu is limited. We had the BLT, TURKEY CRANBERRY SANDWICH AND ROAST BEEF... More 

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Miami, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came here after visiting Three Sisters Springs and we loved it! I had the ham and cheese sandwich and my husband had the tuna and corn sandwich and we loved them both. Salad was yummy and refreshing and save room for dessert!!! Strawberry shortcake you must try it!!!!

Thank g_gasson
Greenville, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 23, 2016

We ordered the breakfast wraps and fresh fruit bowls. Both were delicious and our waitress was very attentive and polite.

1 Thank gcoan
Crystal River, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Whether I'm selling houses or scuba duba-ing I need me some ciabatta for a growin' gal. In here I go and I crunch on my ciabatta and I feel real good.

Thank spamulasorbet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 638 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-3968
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-563-0028

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